Reference Form

Could you please take a few minutes to complete this reference, which will remain confidential, It would be very helpful to have your reply as soon as possible, so that the voluntary appointment is processed as efficiently as possible.

In commenting on the applicant, please would you bear in mind that the appointment under consideration may involve substantial work with children, young people or charitable funds. We would therefore appreciate you being extremely candid in your responses.

If you have answered yes we will contact you in confidence
Please rate the applicant on the following:
Working with young people *
Responsibility *
Maturity *
Self-Motivation *
Motivating Others *
Commitment *
Trustworthiness *
Working with Adults *
Respect For Others *
If we need to contact you, when would be best? *
Data privacy statement
This form is used to collect information on the person named at the top of this form for the purpose of receiving a reference; this is to be used by us at scouts - Isle of Man. We do not share your personal data provided in this form with any third parties, and we take privacy seriously. The data you provide to us is securely stored. For further details, please visit the Scouts’ Data Protection Policy at We will keep the data we capture from this form for only as long as necessary. For further details on the Scouts’ retention periods, please visit the Data Protection Policy at