Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Berkeley County School District! Please complete this volunteer application at least 24 hours in advance of the date you wish to volunteer. Volunteers will be required to complete the application and undergo a background check each school year to maintain an active volunteer clearance.
PLEASE NOTE: Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Please do not apply to volunteer if you are under the age of 18; your application will not be approved.
I, the Volunteer listed below, desire to work as a volunteer for Berkeley County School District and engage in the activities related to being a volunteer for a work project. I understand that my Social Security number is required for a criminal background check. I understand that this information is not used for any other purpose and is not retained by Berkeley County School District.
I hereby voluntarily execute this Volunteer Waiver under the following terms:
I, the Volunteer, release and hold harmless Berkeley County School District and its successors and assigns from any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, which arise or may hereafter arise from my volunteer work with the Berkeley County School District.
I understand that this Waiver discharges the Berkeley County School District from any liability or claim that I, the Volunteer, may have against the Berkeley County School District with respect to bodily injury, personal injury, illness, death, or property damage that may result from my participation on the Berkeley County School District’s work site. I also fully understand that the Berkeley County School District does not assume any responsibility for or obligation to provide financial assistance or other assistance, including but not limited to medical, health or disability insurance, in the event of injury, illness, death or property damage.
I, the Volunteer, understand that I expressly waive any such claim for compensation or liability on the part of the Berkeley County School District beyond what may be offered freely by the representative of the Berkeley County School District in the event of such injury or medical expense.
I hereby release the Berkeley County School District from any claim whatsoever which arises or may arise in the future on account of any first aid treatment or other medical services that are conducted in connection with an emergency during my time with the Berkeley County School District.
I understand that my time with Berkeley County School District may include various activities that may be hazardous to me and I hereby expressly and specifically assume the risk of injury or harm in these activities and release Berkeley County School District from all liability for injury, illness, death, or property damage resulting from the activities of my time with Berkeley County School District.
I grant unto Berkeley County School District all right, title, and interest in any and all photographic images and video or audio recordings that are made by Berkeley County School District during my work with Berkeley County School District, including, but not limited to, any royalties, proceeds, or other benefits that are derived from such photographs or recordings.
I expressly agree that this Waiver is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of South Carolina in the United States of America, and that this Waiver shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of South Carolina. I agree that in the event that any clause or provision of this Waiver shall be held to be invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such clause or provision shall not otherwise affect the remaining provisions of this Release which shall continue to enforceable.
Thank you for filling out the volunteer form. Someone will be in touch once your application approved.