Parent skills register

The Parent Skills Register is a “palette of capability” which could potentially be utilised by the school or the P&C.

If you’re happy to lend some of your “real world” colour to the palette, please get in touch. We would simply like to know what skills you have, and/or what products and services you or your business may have access to.

Here are some thoughts, please help us expand upon this list with your skills, abilities, and contacts:

Vocational skills:

  • Accounting
  • Grant writing or lobbying
  • Graphic Design
  • Social Media
  • Drone piloting
  • Fundraising and event management
  • Journalism and writing
  • Photography
  • Sound or lighting
  • Trades
  • Video editing and production
  • WordPress/IT/Sysadmin

Do you own a store or a business that might be able to offer goods/services free or at cost for raffles and auctions?

Personal history and knowledge:

Perhaps you could speak during class/assembly or be guest-speaker at a particular event etc.

  • Growing up overseas
  • Being in the armed forces or emergency services
  • Working in an unusual occupation
  • Personal adventure or hardship
  • Other languages

Do you know someone interesting or important who could be a guest speaker at an event?