Internship Application

To apply for our internship program, please complete the form below.

Applicant Information
First Name:
Last Name:
Address:
City, State Zip: ,
Phone Number:
E-mail:
Date of Birth: (mm/dd/yyyy)

Internships begin on the first of every month. Please provide the dates when you are available below.
Start Date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
End Date: (mm/dd/yyyy)

Internship positions include Animal Care, Camp Counselor, and Youth & Therapeutic Programs. Please indicate your first and second position preference below.
1st Choice:
2nd Choice:
Education and Training
Please feel free to submit and refer to your resume for any of the following questions, however please be sure that all information requested here is supplied on the resume. A resume and writing sample must be submitted for the Communications and Development Department Internships.

Resume and writing sample can be sent to Jamie.Monroe@HeartlandFarmSanctuary.org; please indicate the date you submitted your application when sending these materials.

Please list all education and training (Name of institution, city and state, # of years completed, list any degrees or diploma earned):

Please list any prior volunteer experience relevant to the position you are applying for:

Please list any animal protection groups that you belong to:

How did you first hear about the Heartland Farm Sanctuary internship program?

What do you hope to learn during your internship?

What do you feel are your best qualifications to be a Heartland Farm Sanctuary Intern?

The following questions are department specific. Please complete the section(s) for the position or department you are applying for.

Animal Care
Please describe any previous experience working with animals:

Please describe any previous farm and equipment experience:

Development
Please describe all previous computer experience:

Please describe any other relevant clerical experience:

Communications
Please describe any previous PR and/or communications experience relevant to this position:


ALL APPLICANTS
Please use the space below for any additional notes or comments about your education and/or training:
Employment History

Please list two most recent employers.

Most Recent Employer
Name of Employer
Phone:
Name of Supervisor:
Address:
Dates of Employment: From: (mm/dd/yyyy)
To: (mm/dd/yyyy)
Your Position & Duties:
May we contact this employer for a reference? YesNo

 

Previous Employer
Name of Employer
Phone:
Name of Supervisor:
Address:
Dates of Employment: From: (mm/dd/yyyy)
To: (mm/dd/yyyy)
Your Position & Duties:
May we contact this employer for a reference? YesNo
References

Please list two individuals not related to you who can provide a personal or work reference. All applicants are also welcome to submit written letters of recommendation.

Reference 1
Name:
Phone:
Address:
Occupation:
Reference 2
Name:
Phone:
Address:
Occupation:


Please read the following statements carefully, and confirm by initialing the lines below:
  • I understand that nothing contained in this application or conveyed in any interview is intended to create an employment contract between me and Heartland Farm Sanctuary.
  • I understand that this is an unpaid volunteer position.
  • I certify that the answers given by me are true and correct to the best of my knowledge.
  • I have read and understand the intern information page describing Heartland Farm Sanctuary's program.