Leaving the Deputy Program

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There are two main circumstances under which a Community Deputy leaves the program. Depending on the circumstance, deputies assisting with the transition follow different procedures.

Voluntary Leave from the Deputy Program Voluntary Leave from the Deputy Program

Sometimes it is necessary for Community Deputies to step back from their duties, and that is okay! If you are a deputy and need to step back from your duties, it is important to let the team know so other deputies can take over and/or onboard new deputies.

Going inactive does not mean you cannot come back! Our community will always be around, and the team will welcome you back whenever you are ready to return. 🙂

For deputies assisting another deputy to transition to inactive, follow the process “Checklist for removing access when a deputy is inactive”.

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Removal from the Deputy Program Removal from the Deputy Program

There are rare circumstances in which a Deputy is removed from the program — this may be due to a breach of the deputy agreement, and/or the Code of Conduct.

For deputies assisting with the off-boarding of another deputy, follow the process “Community Deputy Off-boarding Checklist”.

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