10. Volunteer Terms and Conditions
By Signing Below, I hereby accept a position as a volunteer for the Hutchinson Animal Shelter, (HAS) upon the following terms, conditions and understandings: My services to HAS are provided strictly in a voluntary capacity, as a Volunteer and without any expressed or implied promise of a salary, or compensation of any kind whatsoever.
I agree to hold absolutely confidential all information that I may obtain, directly or indirectly, concerning clients and staff. I agree not to seek to obtain confidential information from a client. I understand that an intentional or unintentional violation of confidentiality may result in disciplinary actions, including termination by the shelter and or possible legal action by clients/customers.
My services are furnished without any employment-type benefits, including, employment insurance programs, workers compensations accrual, vacations or sick time.
I will familiarize myself and comply with the HAS policies and procedures applicable to Volunteers. I understand that HAS expects high standards of moral and ethical treatment of the animals under its care.
I understand that HAS can and with our notice or hearing terminate my services as a volunteer at any time, with or without reason.
I will be punctual and conscientious, conduct myself with dignity, courtesy, and consideration for others, and endeavor to make my work professional in quality.
I will furnish and maintain appropriate attire and maintain a well groomed appearance for my volunteer assign- ments.
I will carry out my assignments and seek assistance from the job supervisor when necessary.
Iwill adhere to the department's sign in procedure and notify the volunteer coordinator or job supervisor if am unable to work as scheduled or want to discontinue my volunteer service at the shelter.