I hereby authorize Valley Creek Church to contact any references or organizations listed in this Application and authorize such references or organizations to release any information contained in their files or records concerning me. In consideration of the receipt and evaluation of this Application by Valley Creek Church, I release Valley Creek Church, all of its agents, and all such references and organizations from any and all liability for any damage that may result from furnishing such information to you. I waive any right that I may have to inspect any information provided about me by any person or organization identified by me in this form.
I understand and agree that it is critical to the mission and ministry of Valley Creek Church that all serve team members conform to the highest standards of safety, interpersonal conduct, and sexual morality. I affirm that I will strictly comply with Valley Creek Church’s Handbook Policies and Procedures for the Prevention of Child Abuse, and all additional policies and procedures, including those concerning child safety and protection, sexual abuse and misconduct, and interpersonal relationships. I understand and agree that failure by me to abide by such policies and procedures may result in immediate dismissal from my serve team member position AND that I may be dismissed at any time for any reason.
My responses above are true and correct. I understand and agree that any false answers or statements made by me on this form or any supplement thereto, or any false statements made to the representative(s) of Valley Creek Church during the onboarding process will be sufficient grounds for immediately discharging me, no matter when discovered.
As a serve team member at Valley Creek Church, I hereby authorize Valley Creek Church to procure a background check from a third-party background verification company, which I understand may include information regarding character, general reputation, and personal characteristics. This report may be compiled with information from court record repositories, past or present employers and educational institutions, governmental occupational licensing or registration entities, business or personal references, and any other source required to verify information that I have voluntarily supplied. I understand that I may request a complete and accurate disclosure of the nature and scope of the background verification.
I also give Valley Creek Church authority to run periodic background checks as deemed necessary by the church.