BACKGROUND CHECK/VOLUNTEER LINKS

Welcome volunteers to Dowling School! We appreciate your dedication to our school community and your child's education. Our volunteers work in a wide variety of positions here at Dowling, in the classroom, in the pool, with our special education student's, on field trips or at PTO events.

 

Effective February 21, 2018- volunteers no longer need to pay for background checks.  Please read about the new process below:

Background checks are required for volunteers that will be working in an unsupervised role with a students(s).  Schools have the authority to decide which roles will require a background check.  Most field trips require a background check.  

 

  1. Please click the link below to complete the background check request form.
  2. You will receive an email with the subject line “Action Request” which will contain a link to complete your background check.
  3. Important:  your background check must be completed within 48 hours of receiving the email.
  4. You will be notified of your background check results via email.  The school will also be notified of your background check results.  Please allow up to 2 weeks for the background check process to be complete.  
  5. Background check results are valid for 2 years.

All volunteers must fill out a background check form that is now available online at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScfT0DjNxcO7N6hxedPz-4RxWL6rnaIx8_xAVWE1QYMtKAKAQ/viewform