This application is to be completed by all volunteers who are involved in the supervision or custody of minors. This is not an employment application form. The purpose of this form is to help the church provide a safe and secure environment for those children who participate in our programs and use of our facilities.
Permission to obtain Background Check:
(This form authorizes the church to obtain background information and must be completed by the applicant. The church must keep this completed form on file for at least five years after requesting a background check.) I, the undersigned applicant (also known as “consumer”), authorize Rockwall Friendship Baptist Church through its independent contractor, LexisNexis, to procure background information (also known as a “consumer report and/or investigative consumer report”) about me, prior to, and at any time during, my service to the organization. This report may include my driving history, including any traffic citations; a social security number verification; present and former addresses; criminal and civil history/records; and the state sex offender records. I understand that I am entitled to a complete copy of any background information report of which I am the subject upon my request to Rockwall Friendship Baptist Church, if such is made within a reasonable time from the date it was produced. I also understand that I may receive a written summary of my rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.