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. Your Information
How did you hear about us?
If you were referred to us by a current Kennedy Center employee, please let us know who we can thank.
Are you at least 18 years old?
If you are under 18 years old, and it is required, can you furnish a work permit?
Please print any other name(s) by which you have been known.
Have you ever been convicted of, plead guilty to, or nolo contender to, or had deferred adjudication for a felony, misdemeanor, or other crime?
During the last 7 years, were you suspended or discharged from any job for any reason, did you quit after being told that you would be discharged, or did you leave any job because your employer was dissatisfied with your performance or conduct?
Suspended or Discharged
Are you currently employed or have you ever been employed by the Kennedy Center? (Include Internships)
If yes, please enter the dates you were employed and department.
Are you related to anyone employed by the Kennedy Center?
If yes, please enter the employee's name.
If hired and your position requires it, are you available to work overtime?
. Resume and Questions
Upload Your Resume
Upload your resume if you have not already done so.
Note: You can attach a total of up to 10MB of data. Your resume and all attachments combined must be less than 10MB.
Please upload any additional attachments here. (Cover Letter, Writing Sample(s), etc.) NOTE: If you have previously applied to The Kennedy Center, you will see the attachments that you submitted for other applications listed here. Please do not delete attachments.
. Work and Education History
. Other History
Certificates and Licenses
Please provide three names and telephone numbers of people who are familiar with your work experience or technical competence as it relates to the job for which you are applying. At least 2 of the 3 references should be former supervisors. Personal references will not be accepted.
. Review and Submit
Applicant Certification (Read Carefully)
I understand that nothing in this application, or in the granting of an interview, is intended to create an employment contract between The John F. Kennedy Center (“Kennedy Center”) and myself for either employment or the providing of any benefits. I fully understand that any offer of employment may be contingent upon the satisfactory completion of employment references and may include a criminal conviction background check. I authorize the investigation of all statements contained on this application and the references listed to give you any and all information concerning my previous employment and any pertinent information they may have, and I release all persons from all liability and damages that may result from furnishing that information to The Kennedy Center or its agents. I also agree to release The Kennedy Center or it’s agents against any liability which may result from conducting these investigations.
I understand that if I accept a position at The Kennedy Center I will be required to complete additional information necessary for Kennedy Center record-keeping requirements and I must abide by its rules and regulations. I understand that proof of U.S. Citizenship or Immigration status will be required within 3 days of employment. I understand that employment at The Kennedy Center is not continuous, and can be terminated by the Kennedy Center at any time for any reason deemed by The Kennedy Center to require termination, including, but not limited to reorganization, lack of funds, or violation of the policies and practices of The Kennedy Center.
I certify that I have read and understand the foregoing paragraphs. I understand that any misrepresentations, omissions or falsification of information on this application may prevent me from being hired, or if hired, may be cause for immediate and just termination by The Kennedy Center at the time of discovery. I authorize The Kennedy Center to request the release of any school transcripts from any school, college, university, or any other educational institution.
Candidate Sign Off
I certify that all of the information in this application is true and correct as of this date.
Candidate eSignature Date