Docent Application
Instructions: Please enter your information. Answer all questions.
  • Personal Information

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  • If yes, what year?
  • If yes, what is their name?

  • Please list someone other than a relative who would be willing to serve as a personal reference.
  • Please list someone other than a relative who would be willing to serve as a personal reference.
  • If you are fluent in any language, in addition to English, please indicate:
  • Docents work three-hour shifts

    Weekday assignments before 5 p.m. are carried out ever other week; evening and weekend assignments are once a month.
  • Please indicate the days and times you would usually be available for a docent assignment.
  • (please describe the reasons you'd like to become a docent)
  • Emergency Information:

    This information isn't used to screen people, but we need to have it on hand in case there's an emergency while you're on site volunteering for us.
  • Name, relationship and telephone number
  • (Just in case of emergency.)
  • Waivers:

  • Background Check

    If we bring you on as a docent, we may ask you to supply your social security number in order for us to preform a background check, especially if you'll be working with children. Indicate below that you undertstand that this may be necessary and can provide a valid social security number when and if requested.
  • Release

    I understand and certify that:
    1) The information given on this form is true and correct, and may be verified by contacting persons or organizations named in this application. I hereby release and agree to hold harmless from liability any person or organization that provides information.
    2) I voluntarily offer my services with a clear understanding that there will be no monetary compensation or promise of future employment with the American Museum of Ceramic Art.
    3) I will adhere to all American Museum of Ceramic Art policies and procedures.
    4) I will readily accept training and supervision from Museum Staff.
    5) I will be professional and courteous to all Museum visitors and staff.
    6) I can provide my own transportation
  • By initialling above you are digitally signing this form.