Internship Application Form

Personal Details
Skills and Background
Why Fighting Words? Please tell us (briefly!) why you are interested in an internship with us.
Technical Skills
References
Please provide the names and addresses of two people whom we could contact for a reference - not relatives). References can be professional (either employment or volunteer supervisors/colleagues or academic.
CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS DECLARATION (Private and Confidential)
The following section is required in accordance with Fighting Words’ Child Protection Policy. If it is not completed in full, your application cannot be considered. This information will be kept strictly confidential.
I confirm that nothing within my personal or professional background deems me unsuitable for a post that involves working with children.
As a condition of this internship, I give permission for Fighting Words to conduct a background check on me, which includes completing a Garda vetting form. I understand that, if appointed, my position is conditional upon the staff at Fighting Words receiving no inappropriate information about my background. I hereby release and agree to hold harmless from liability to Fighting Words, the employees and volunteers thereof, or any person or organisation that may provide such information. I also understand that, regardless of previous appointments, Fighting Words is not obligated to appoint me as an intern. If appointed, I understand that, prior to the expiration of my term, I am subject to suspension by the staff and Board of Directors at Fighting Words for violation of Fighting Words policies.
By ticking this box, I confirm that all of the information contained in this application is true to the best of my knowledge. I also confirm that nothing within my personal or professional background deems me unsuitable for a post that involves working with children.

Thank you for your interest in becoming an intern at Fighting Words!

Please note that all information included in this application will be held in compliance with the Fighting Words Data Protection Policy and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).