How You Can Volunteer –
Volunteering only takes a few simple steps:
- Tell us about yourself and your areas of interest by completing a volunteer application at the Des Plaines School District 62 Volunteer Program website.
- Your completed volunteer application will be reviewed by the community relations director. After a telephone interview, the community relations director will work with school volunteer coordinators to match your expertise, interests, and skills with staff requests for volunteers.
Applying on paper
If you are unable to make an online application you may submit a paper application. Please bring a copy of completed application to your school secretary - ENGLISH | ESPAÑOL | POLSKI
District Office Volunteers Needed
Assist school district office with community mailings (stuffing envelopes, applying postage), maintaining filing systems, photocopying, collating, data entry and maintenance, and community outreach. Candidate must be proficient in use of MAC computers and have experience with relevant software applications, email, and Internet. Must have good numeracy and keyboard skills and have knowledge of office administrative procedures.
Key competencies include: attention to detail and accuracy, organization and planning, prioritizing, data management, problem solving, adaptability, and communication skills.
Help is needed one to two days a week for approximately three hours each day. Volunteers age 55 and over.
For more information or to apply, please contact Jennifer Tempest Bova, firstname.lastname@example.org or Kathy Ryan, email@example.com.
For additional information please contact Jennifer Tempest Bova, Director of Community Relations, 847-824-8070.