Sneak Peek: Volunteer Reference

Sneak Peek: Volunteer Reference

[THIS IS A PEEK AT THE QUESTIONS ON THE VOLUNTEER REFERENCE FORM THAT YOU WILL SUBMIT ONLINE AT THE LINK ON THE WEBSITE.]

Thank you for serving as a reference for the LVC program!

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ABOUT THE REFERENCE

  • Date
  • Reference Name
  • Reference phone
  • Reference email
  • Reference alternate phone
  • Reference address
  • Reference alternate address (international)
  • Organization
  • Title
  • Are you an LVC alum?
  • Applicant’s name
  • Applicant’s email

REFERENCE

  • Relationship: supervisor/mentor/other
  • How long have you known the applicant?
  • Describe the applicant’s strengths.
  • In what areas does the applicant have room for growth?
  • How does the applicant interact with others from a different background?
  • How does the applicant respond to directives from peers and supervisors? How does the applicant respond when s/he disagrees?
  • For what type of work is the applicant best suited: direct social services/community organizing/indirect social service/public policy-advocacy/other
  • Why?
  • Please speak to any experiences you’ve had with the applicant that highlights their commitment to any/all of LVC’s values around community, simple and sustainable living, and social justice.
  • Please comment on any other aspects of the applicant that might be relevant.
  • At what level would you recommend the applicant for the LVC program: would not recommend/recommend with reservations/recommend without reservations/highly recommend
  • I request that this reference be: shared with the applicant/not shared with the applicant
  • e-signature

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