AUTHENTICITY AND AUTHORIZATION
By typing my name below, I hereby certify that the information I have provided on this application is true and correct.
I understand that an investigative background inquiry may be performed on me, including, but not limited to, criminal conviction history and driving history and other such reports that may exhibit information on my character, work habits, performance, education and experience, along with reasons for termination of employment from previous employers, where such information exists. Furthermore, I understand that Decatur First United Methodist Church will be requesting information from various federal, state and other such agencies, which maintain civil history and other background.
I understand that I have the right to review and challenge any negative information that would adversely impact a decision to offer volunteer work. Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, I understand that upon request I will be provided the name, address and telephone number of the reporting agency as well as the nature, substance and source of all information.
I hereby authorize, without reservation, any party or agency contracted by Decatur First United Methodist Church, to furnish the above listed information and to release all parties involved from liability and responsibility for doing so. This authorization and consent shall be valid in online, original, fax, scan/pdf, or copy form.
APPLICANT NEXT STEPS
Thank you for agreeing to have a background check completed for Decatur First United Methodist Church. While the background check will be initiated by Decatur First United Methodist Church, it is your responsibility to complete and submit all personally identifiable information requested of you in order to complete the background check.
Within the next 48 hours, you will receive an email from “Smart-Trak Training Program”. Please check your email spam/junk folder, as the email may go to that folder depending on your personal email settings.
The email from Smart-Trak will provide you a link to complete the background check. Click the link, create a user account with Smart-Trak, provide the requested information, and submit your background check form within 48 hours of receiving the email.
Your next step will be to attend one of our Safe Sanctuary Trainings. We will contact you with upcoming dates and times.
After you’ve completed the background check and safe sanctuary training you will be able to serve at Decatur First United Methodist Church.
If you have questions regarding the background check process please don’t hesitate to contact Decatur First UMC Church Administrator, Matt Goodman, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your service to Decatur First United Methodist Church and your support on the background check process.
- Decatur First United Methodist Church