Job Description

Thank you for applying to volunteer in PVSchools! Please read the important information below about volunteering at our schools.

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This application is for a 3 School Year Approval for NEW, CONTINUING and EMPLOYEE volunteers.

  • NEW:  Person who has never volunteered in PVSchools or has skipped one full year of volunteering in PVSchools.  All NEW volunteers must provide a current notarized criminal affidavit, must pass a background investigation and fingerprint check. Fingerprinting may take up to 8 weeks to process.  
  • CONTINUING:  Person who was previously approved to volunteer and whose approval status has expired within one year.  CONTINUING volunteers must submit a new notarized criminal affidavit.
  • EMPLOYEE: Person who is currently a PVSchools employee. All EMPLOYEE volunteers must provide their EMPLOYEE ID #. EMPLOYEES do not need to submit a notarized criminal affidavit.


  • CHAPERONE:  Parent, Guardian or Grandparent of a student who is volunteering at student's school and will be alone with students on a local or overnight field trip.  All persons attending a field trip off-campus must be approved as a CHAPERONE.
  • COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER:  Person who DOES NOT have a student or grandchild at school that he/she wishes to volunteer.
  • VOLUNTEER COACH: Person who will volunteer with athletics whether or not he/she has a student or grandchild attending PVSchools.

Fingerprinting for NEW volunteers may be obtained by one of two methods:


Arizona Department of Public Safety:

  • Fingerprint Clearance Card results obtained typically take 2 weeks, require online registration and a fee.
  • IVP Fingerprint Card REQUIRED


15002 N. 32nd Street

Phoenix, AZ 85032

  • Fingerprint results obtained through PVUSD typically take 8 weeks.
  • Walkins (HR) Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday from 9am-3:30pm.

All applicants and sites will receive an email notice upon approval. Upon notice of approval, please contact the school site for volunteer opportunities.  


DISCLAIMER: An approved application does not guarantee approval of a volunteer opportunity. Principals reserve the right for final discretion on their school site.

Primary Location: Human Resources

Shift Type: .1 FTE

Job Contact Information

Applications will be accepted beginning
Friday, July 28, 2023 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