Parent Job Signups are done through Signup Genius, which will be announced when open. (See Announcements menu tab to find the jobs announcement). You may also see the planned dates for the jobs sign up on the Classes and Events page. If you have not chosen a job by the end of the sign up period, then you will be assigned a job from the jobs remaining to be filled at that time.
For questions about jobs, contact the PALS jobs coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a cooperative, PALS relies on parental participation to maintain the quality of our programs. Parents teach, run clubs, plan events, and assist with other functional and administrative needs. If you are at PALS for two periods, you must sign up for 2 parents jobs; if you are at PALS for 3 or more periods, you must sign up for 3 jobs.
Jobs include but are not limited to:
Front Desk – 9:00 – 10:30 (get out sign-in sheets, put out announcement board, man the front desk, make sure people sign in and out, direct questions to the appropriate person);
Front Desk – 10:30 to 12:00 (man the front desk, make sure people sign-in and out, direct questions to the appropriate person);
Front Desk – 12:00 to 1:30 (man the front desk, make sure people sign-in and out, direct questions to the appropriate person);
Front Desk – 1:30 to 3:00 (man the front desk, make sure people sign-in and out, direct questions to the appropriate person, put away announcement board);
End of Day Clean-up Supervisor (counts as 2 jobs) (supervise the end of day cleaning, which includes confirming that all toilets are flushed, that all rooms have been swept, all chalkboards erased, all lights turned out, all garbage taken from classrooms and placed in trash containers in hallway);
End of Day Clean-up Crew (end of day cleaning, such as making sure all toilets flushed, sweep any rooms not swept by teachers, erase any chalkboards not erased by teachers, turn off lights, remove garbage taken from classrooms and place in trash containers in hallway);
Lunch Time Clean up (Sweep cafeteria, wipe down tables);
Outdoor Monitor (Be one of several parents who monitor children playing in the outdoor space from 11:45 until 12:30);
Event Volunteer – Help plan, arrange, and clean up after parties, share fair, and other PALS events during the PALS term;
With prior board approval: Club leader, Teacher, Snack Shop.