METRO Trainer Application Form

Proposed Trainer Details

Where there are to be two trainers involved in a traineeship, this form is to be filled in by each potential trainer.

Your Photo
Please attach a photo of yourself. This photo should be head and shoulders facing the camera.

First Name

Last Name


Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)





Home Phone

Mobile Phone


Proposed Trainee Details

First Name

Last Name

Is the proposed trainee a Communicant member of the church?

Has the proposed trainee had a medical check-up completed by a GP?

Working with Minors

Have you ever had a finding of guilt or been convicted of abuse or neglect of a child under 18 years?

Have you ever had any allegations or complaints made against you involving misconduct with children under the age of 18 years?

Is there anything in your past that would call into question your suitability to be trusted with the care of children under 18 years?

Do you have a current "Working With Children Check" (please circle one)?
I already have a WWCCI do not yet have a WWCC

Please provide your Working With Children Check number:

Expires: (DD/MM/YYYY)

Have you read PCV’s “Safe Church” Policy & Code of Conduct in relation to working with children?
An electronic copy is available in the ‘Resources’ section of the METRO website (

Your Church

Name of Church (required)


Name of Minister (if not you)

Name of Session Clerk

Are you a Communicant member of this church?

How long have you been a Communicant member?

Please detail your historical and current involvement at your church.

About You

Tell us how you became a Christian?


Finish this sentence, “I want to be involved in METRO because…”

What do you think is required of you as a trainer in METRO? How many hours in a week do you estimate you would need to prioritise in order to equip your trainee?


Describe your present relationship with your proposed trainee. Please give some detail.

What do you think are your proposed trainee’s strengths?

What do you think are your proposed trainee’s weaknesses?


For which of the following areas will you be responsible for training your trainee, and how much time will you have available weekly for each?

Being like Jesus

Thinking like Jesus

Serving like Jesus

Note: the METRO Committee requires that a female trainer should be responsible for training female trainees in at least the area of Being like Jesus (with all the associated readings). It may also be appropriate in some circumstances for them to take the lead in training to Think or Serve like Jesus.


The information contained in this application is correct to the best of my knowledge.

I authorise any churches listed in this application to give you any information they may have regarding my character and fitness for METRO.

I release all such references from liability for any damage that may result from furnishing such evaluations to you, and I waive any right that I may have to inspect references provided on my behalf.

Should my application be accepted, I agree to be bound by the PCV’s “Safe Church” Policy, my signed contract, and the policies and decisions of the METRO Committee, and to refrain from unscriptural conduct in the performance of my services on behalf of METRO.

By checking this box I agree to the Applicant's Statement (required)