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Lunch/Recess Aide

Company: Calhoun Intermediate School District
Location: Marshall
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

CLASSIFICATION: Educational Assistants and Paraprofessionals

Lunch Aide/Recess Assistants (Category 6)

LOCATION: Current Assignment: Beadle Lake Elementary

PAY RATE: Per Master Contract - $10.61 / hour

May earn an additional .25 cents / hour premium with an associate's degree or higher education or passage of the MTTC (or equivalent) test in reading, writing, and math

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Nneka Daniels, Principal

HOURS OF WORK: 11:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. (approximate times)

On student attendance full days

STARTING DATE: Immediately


High school diploma or equivalent. Must also have an excellent attendance record; reliable transportation; the ability to develop effective working relationships with students, staff and the school community, the ability to communicate clearly, concisely and pleasantly both orally and possibly in writing. Must perform duties with awareness of all District requirements and Board of Education policies. Must maintain appropriate wearing apparel for position. Must hold a valid CPR Certification within 6 months of being hired.


Main responsibility is to provide assistance to children during the lunch period. This person must supervise children to ensure a positive safe environment for children to eat and enjoy lunch and recess.


Supervises students at playtime and lunchtime and maintains a harmonious atmosphere by encouraging peaceful resolution of conflicts; assist students with their lunches (i.e. opening milk, condiments, etc.); clean and sanitize caf tables between each classroom and at the end of the lunch period according to Health Dept. Standards; May organize group games and activities during inside and outside lunch recess, reports abnormalities to the building principal; directs movement of groups to and from playground, lunchroom, and classrooms during lunch periods in a safe and organized manner.


Work time may be within an indoor or outdoor environment. Includes: standing, walking, and sitting. Occasionally required to operate office equipment; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and the ability to adjust focus. Continual interaction with students and staff. May be exposed to paper dust, public illness, and bodily fluids normally found in a school environment. Must wear appropriate personal protective equipment at all times.

The Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, (including sexual orientation or transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, (collectively, "Protected Classes"), in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities.

Harper Creek Community Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please provide written notification for any special needs accomodation

Keywords: Calhoun Intermediate School District, Kalamazoo , Lunch/Recess Aide, Other , Marshall, Michigan

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