Olympic View PTA

 

 Volunteers are always very welcome at OV. Help is greatly appreciated in classrooms, school events, field trips and much more.  If you are thinking about volunteering, please take the time to read the guidelines and complete some paperwork. Thank you so much for your time and talent!

 

***From the Seattle Public Schools website: 

Seattle Public Schools recognizes the valuable contribution by volunteers. In order to provide students with a safe environment and allow for a variety of opportunities for volunteering. All volunteer work must be done under the direction of an assigned teacher, site volunteer coordinator, principal or vice principal. You also have the option to email, scan or fax your completed PDF application directly to the school. Contact the school for additional information.

You can read the SPS Volunteer Policy No. 5630 here.

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To learn more, please visit https://www.seattleschools.org/families_communities/volunteer

For more volunteering opportunities, click Volunteer Opportunities 

 

EVERY Volunteer at Olympic View needs to complete the following steps before volunteering at school. Submit forms to the office. Additional paperwork may be required for certain volunteers such as overnight trip chaperones. You will be contacted if something more is required.

 

Volunteering Check List:

 1.Volunteer Application Packet. Other available languages are  ChineseVietnameseAmharicArabicOromoSomaliSpanishTagalogTigrigna.

2. Volunteer screening and background checks are required for all SPS volunteers. To learn more about background checks, click Here.

3. Make a copy of your driver's license or a copy can be made in office.

4. Read the Volunteer Handbook. This handbook is also available in SomaliAmharicChineseSpanishTagalog, Vietnamese.

5.  Print the "Volunteer Agreement" pages 17, 18 and 19 in the handbook (in the English version), fill out and sign.  

6. Watch the video for Adult Sexual Misconduct-Online course. Then print the certificate as directed at the end of the video documenting that you have completed the requirement.

7.   Turn all of the above documents into the Olympic View office or send in a sealed envelope marked volunteer coordinator.