Application Form

APPLY TO BECOME A POD VOLUNTEER

Completing the application form does not commit you to a project, when you apply we will email you a detailed Volunteering Guide with further information. Please make sure you look at the costs and start dates of your project(s)

Application Form

Personal Details

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Contact Details

Your project(s)

Preferred project


Dates and Duration

About You

- Why would you like to join the project(s)?
- What do you expect from the project(s)?

- Any relevant skills or experience you have - work, volunteering, travel
- Let us know if there is any additional information you feel is relevant

Medical Background

About your Please provide full details of your medical background. Read our medical policy

Do you have any physical or mental health issues, or disabilities?

Including:
- Illnesses, injuries, allergies, pregnancy
- Stress, anxiety, depression
- Receiving / waiting for any tests or treatment

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Are you currently taking any medication or have you taken any in the last 12 months?
(excluding contraceptive pill)

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Do you have any dietary requirements?

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Criminal Convictions

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Applying With Someone Else

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WHAT HAPPENS NEXT

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Apply Online

Applying does not commit you to a place, it helps us to get to know you and provide you with more information on the project and check it’s the best match for you

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Receive Volunteering Guide

All the details about the project as well as the steps to plan your travels

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Application review

We may contact you for an informal phone interview and to discuss the project. A reference and criminal records check may also be required at a later stage

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Book Your Place

Once you have received your acceptance letter you can secure your place with a £200 deposit (full payment if 8 weeks or less to your start date) Click here for the Pod Volunteer Terms & Conditions

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Pod Volunteer confirmation

We will book you onto the project and email you a confirmation with your dates, then you can book flights

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Final payment

Your final payment is due 8 weeks before your start date, then you’re ready!

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Start volunteering!

AWARDS AND ACCREDITATIONS

  • Wall Street Journal
  • Best Volunteering Organisation
  • Year Out Group
  • Sunday Times
  • the independent
  • theguardian
  • DOFE
  • Right Tourism
  • Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust
  • Tourism Concern

POD VOLUNTEER

RESPONSIBLE VOLUNTEERING
Sustainable needs-based volunteering projects that have lasting and positive impact on the local community. Volunteers of all ages are needed to make a difference overseas.

Pod IS A NON-PROFIT ORGANISATION WITH ASSOCIATED CHARITY
Structured to minimise costs for volunteers and maximise benefits for the projects we support.

KEEP IN TOUCH

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