The Anganwadi Project Volunteer Application Form
VOLUNTEER APPLICATION FOR THE ANGANWADI PROJECT ASSOCIATION INC (Incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act 2009. Registration No.INC9895089)
Thank you for registering your interest for a volunteer position in India for The Anganwadi Project. It is a very rewarding experience and with your generous help of time and skills, you too will be able to make a difference to these communities and children's futures.
To ensure we put the right teams of people together and to benefit from your specific skills and experience, we would appreciate as much information from you as possible. There are no right or wrong answers!
We look forward to hearing from you and getting you on board!
Before completing the registration, please check the following criteria to see if you are eligible for a volunteer position on this project:
1. Must be over the age of 24 years
2. Must be an Australian Citizen
3. Must be a graduate/professional architect and not a student
4. Must be able to meet in Sydney/Melbourne for a face to face interview
5. Must be able to fund your own expenses including insurance, flights and also fund raise for the project.
PLEASE NOTE - MINIMUM PLACEMENT IS 3-6 MONTHS - NO EXCEPTIONS. Due to the nature of the project and the community, we will not be considering applications for any less time. Ideally we require volunteers to be available for 4-6 months.
We will be having information evenings in both Sydney and Melbourne. Once we receive your application we will be in contact with you about these dates.
Address Line 2
State / Province / Region
Postal / Zip Code
Antigua and Barbuda
Bosnia and Herzegovina
British Indian Ocean Territory
Central African Republic
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of the Congo
Papua New Guinea
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
Trinidad and Tobago
United Arab Emirates
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Virgin Islands, British
Virgin Islands, U.S.
Volunteer/ Travel Experience
Have you undertaken a volunteering position before?
If yes, can you please explain where, when and what your involvement was?
Have you travelled overseas before and if so, where have you been?
Volunteer Availability/ Expectations
Dates available for volunteer position:
(Due to the nature of the project and the community, the stay is minimum 3 months)
Are you flexible with these dates?
Please explain why you would like to be involved with The Anganwadi Project and what you expect to get out of this experience?
What do you expect the biggest challenges will be while volunteering in these conditions? What do you think some of the rewards will be?
Skills/ Team Work
Please mention what skills you think you will be bringing to the project and if there is an area which you particularly would like to develop or bring to the project?
Please tick what skills/experience you have.
On Site Construction Management
If, other, please specify:
Do you have any experience in sustainability development?
I do not have any experience but am willing to do some research on these areas.
Do you have any on site experience?
If, yes, please elaborate on your experience.
How do you feel you best work?
Work best in teams
Work very well in both teams and on my own
Work best on my own
When working in a team, what kind of role do you prefer to take on?
Team Leader. I like to be the leader and take responsibilty for the team and running of the project.
Team Member. I like working alongside a team leader. I prefer to be guided and take on delegated responsibilites.
Both. I work well both as a Team Leader or Team Member and am happy to be in either role.
On my own. I work much better and am much more effective on my own.
Terms & Conditions
I am aware this is a voluntary and unpaid position and I will have to pay for my own flights and all expenses.
I am aware that Gujarat is a vegetarian and dry state and alcohol, tabacco or drugs are not permitted.
I am aware I will need to respect and be well informed the community and their cultural differences and will abide by respecting and living within these standards.
Any other comments?
Please Attach your CV
Do Not Fill This Out