The Fishing School 4737 Meade Street, NE Washington, DC 20019 (P) 202-399-3618 (F) 202-396-1014 www.fishingschool.org APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENTThe Fishing School is an equal opportunity employer committed to maintaining a diverse, mission-driven workforce. We maintain that policy in recruitment, hiring, career advancement, and all other human resources practices. Your job related experience and other qualifications will be considered without discrimination on grounds of age, race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran or other protected status. All information in this application will be treated confidentially.How did you find out about The Fishing School (the Center)?* Website Employee Job Board Recruiter Contact Other Please, Specify* Type of employment desired*Select all that apply Temporary Temp-to-Hire Direct Hire Executive PERSONALPosition Applied For* Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Name* First Middle Last Address* Street Address City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Home Phone*Business PhoneCell Phone/PagerEmail* Have you applied for employment with us in the past?* Yes No Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Are you able to furnish proof of eligibility to work in the United States?* Yes No Are you over the age of 18?* Yes No Date Available to Begin Employment* MM slash DD slash YYYY Minimum Salary Requirement* per year per hour Please, specify:* EMPLOYMENT HISTORYPlease list your three most recent employers, assignments, or volunteer activities. Please attach any explanations for gaps in employment.Employer* Telephone*Address* Street Address City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Hire Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Separation Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Immediate Supervisor* Title* Reason for Leaving* May we contact?* Yes No Later Employer* Telephone*Address* Street Address City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Hire Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Separation Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Immediate Supervisor* Title* Reason for Leaving* May we contact?* Yes No Later Employer* Telephone*Address* Street Address City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code Hire Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Separation Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Immediate Supervisor* Title* Reason for Leaving* May we contact?* Yes No Later EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUNDHigh SchoolName & City* # of Years Attended*Graduated* Yes No CollegeName & City # of Years AttendedGraduated Yes No Degree Received Course/Major Post-GraduateName & City # of Years AttendedGraduated Yes No Degree Received Course/Major Business, Trade or OtherName & City # of Years AttendedGraduated Yes No Degree Received Course/Major EMPLOYMENT REFERENCESPlease list three names and telephone numbers of business/work references. These references should be professional references. Please do not list personal friends or relatives. Business/work reference #1Name/Title* Phone*Email* Relationship* Business/work reference #2Name/Title* Phone*Email* Relationship* Business/work reference #3Name/Title* Phone*Email* Relationship* PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS Please list professional, business or civic associations and any offices held related to the position that you're applying for:Organization(s)Office(s) Held Please list any special accomplishments, publications, awards, or other relevant information relating to the position that you're applying for that you would like for us to consider: Please read carefully before signing: I understand that this employment application and any other The Fishing School documents are not contracts of employment and that any individual who is hired may voluntarily leave employment and may be terminated by The Fishing School at any time and for any legal reason. I understand that The Fishing School is an at-will employer and that any oral or written statements to the contrary are hereby expressly disavowed and should not be relied upon by any prospective or existing employee. I further understand that The Fishing School can change its rules, policies, wages and benefits at any time, with or without advance notice. The information I have provided on this application (and on the attached or previously emailed resume, if applicable) is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge and subject to validation by The Fishing School. Any withholding of information or making false or misleading statements or omission on this application may result in rejection of employment, or if employed, termination of employment. Unless noted otherwise, I authorize the organizations, schools, or persons named in this application, to give The Fishing School any information it requests regarding my employment or academic history. I hereby release those organizations, schools, or persons from any liability for any damage whatsoever as a result of issuing this information. In connection with my application for employment, I hereby authorize and release from all liability, The Fishing School, to contact my current and/or previous employers and other references provided by me, for the purposes of establishing and verifying information related to my dates of employment, reasons for termination of past employment, educational and professional credentials, skills, experience, abilities, work habits, character and other related information. I understand and agree that The Fishing School may release such information to federal, state, and other agencies, including public and private sources that maintain records concerning my past activities and relating to my current and/or previous employment. I understand that The Fishing School will use any reference related information obtained by my current/previous employers and/or other references provided by me for the sole purpose of validating my candidacy for employment by the Fishing School. In the event an offer of employment is made, the offer will be subject to my providing documentation proving identity and eligibility for employment in the United States as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. I acknowledge that a telephonic facsimile or copy of this form shall be as valid as the original. Applicant Signature*Date* MM slash DD slash YYYY Print Name* *If you are submitting this application electronically, completion of the ‘Applicant Signature’ box shall constitute your understanding of and agreement to the terms and conditions of this application.