Job Description

Thank you for applying to be a VIP!  You have chosen an award winning program in which volunteers are recruited to provide one-on-one and small group instruction to students in kindergarten through 8th grade.  New this school year is the opportunity to safely tutor students virtually using their home computer.  This is not an volunteer application for parents of children attending PVSchools.  Rather, the VIP program seeks community members wishing to mentor and tutor struggling students unrelated to them.  

As a VIP you receive the training to become an effective, confident tutor and the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in children’s lives. You are matched with a teacher and student for an entire school year to provide reading and/or math intervention.  For more details including a list of participating schools please go to

Follow these three simple steps to become a VIP:

  1. Complete online application
  2. Obtain fingerprint (unnecessary if you have a active fingerprint card)
  3. Complete a Volunteer Profile at: Tell us about yourself here
  4. Sign up for VIP Orientation at:
  5. Fingerprints may be obtained at PVUSD:  15002 N. 32nd Street in Phoenix. Fingerprint results typically take 6-8 weeks.  Fingerprinting hours are Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11 AM. It is free of cost but donations are accepted. Applicants will receive an email notice upon approval.  

An approved application does not guarantee approval of a volunteer opportunity. The PVUSD Volunteer in Paradise Coordinator reserves the right for final discretion.

Primary Location: Human Resources

Shift Type: Volunteer

Job Contact Information

Applications will be accepted beginning
Thursday, June 18, 2020 12:00 AM
(Mountain Standard Time)

Application Instructions

To apply directly to Paradise Valley Unified School District, please click the link below. Another window will open and allow you to apply online.

Apply Online