Center for Women and Community Application
Information and Referral Specialist

Date of Application:
Name:
Cell Phone:
Local Address: Address line1:
Address line2:
City: State:0. Zip:
Permanent Address: Address line1:
Address line2:
City: State: Zip:
E-mail:
Permanent Phone:
If you are a student please complete the following :
Year of Graduation:
Major/Minor:


I understand that attending training is mandatory and I am available to attend all of training. (Fall semester on Tuesday from 4:00 - 6:00 PM and one weekend training on September 20th-21st) Yes Unsure
If 'Unsure', please explain

I understand that this is a full year experience and would be required to work both fall and spring semester. Yes


Information and Referral Services offers positions as Interns, Volunteers, and Work-Study. Please indicate which you are interested in and which you are definitely NOT interested in:

Internship (academic credit) Interested Not Interested
Volunteer Interested Not Interested
Work Study Interested Not Interested

*Have you been awarded work-study? Yes No
If Yes, how much

Please answer the following questions.
1. Please discuss your interest in working for Information and Referral Services.
2. What will you bring to this position?
3. Which skills do you hope to develop while in this position?
4. Describe your understanding of diversity and your experience working with diverse populations.
5. Please supply any additional information that might help us in considering your application.
6. How did you hear about us?

7. Please help us hire a balanced team. Below are some of the skills we need on our team - let us know what skills you would bring on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being 'No Experience' and 5 being 'Area of Strength')
Note that we expect everyone to have skills in some of these areas but not all of these areas.

Leadership No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Helping/Listening Counseling No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Team Building No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Organization No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Crisis Management No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Event Planning No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Training/Education No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Recruitment No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Public Speaking No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Web Design/Development No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Database Management No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Marketing/Advertizing/Public Relations: No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Social Media No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
Multimedia development (videos, web based media development) No experience Novice Competent Fairly strong Area of Strength
CONTACT : Center for Women and Community, New Africa House, UMASS, (413) 545-0883