Volunteer Opportunities

Classroom Support – OCDSB Elementary Schools

Category: General Support
Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
Region: east, west, south, central
Grade Level: elementary
*Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) Required



Volunteers are needed on an ongoing basis to assist teachers in elementary and high schools in classrooms within the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board located in all neighbours in Ottawa and region.

Volunteers work one-on-one with students, with small groups of students, help the teacher prepare materials, support classroom projects and activities, attend school trips, or help with events. A weekly commitment of at least 1-2 hours per week is required.


Address: Ottawa, ON, Canada

*Requires a recent Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC). Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply online.

Please note that all volunteer positions require careful screening and a Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC). Not all applicants will be accepted.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering!

The registration process takes about 15 minutes.