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Onboarding Checklist

Onboarding Checklist

Starting a new job can be a stressful time, but there are some things that you can do or prepare before your start date to make this transition as easy as possible.  Each DoDEA office and school has its own set of procedures to welcome new employees and to help them get started.  The checklist below is a general list of things to keep in mind as you get started.

Before You Leave Your Current Duty Station

Before You Leave Your Current Duty Station

Send Information Awareness Training Certification and Computer User Agreement to New Supervisor; Cancel Local Subscriptions, Utilities, and Update Address; Submit a Help Desk ticket to prepare for data migration; Military Deposits: As Applicable; Change of Address Form; Base and School Clearance Procedures; Turn in Assigned Property; Transfer of Office Materials; Local Out-Processing Checklist; Close out your Government Travel Credit Card (GTS) and/or any Government Purchase Card (GPS) Responsibilities

Arranging For Your Move

Arranging For Your Move

Arrange for Travel and Transfer of Household Goods, Unaccompanied Baggage, and Privately Owned Vehicle; Terminate Living Quarters Allowance (LQA) & Post Allowance; Initiate Request for Temporary Quarters Subsistence Allowance (TQSA); Repay Unused Living Quarters Allowance; DD Form 1833: Isolated Personnel Recovery Report (ISOPREP)