Recess / Lunch Supervisor — Part-time (21-22)
Lighthouse K-8 (Elementary/Middle School) | Oakland, CA | Part Time
Lighthouse Community Public Schools
At Lighthouse Community Public Schools we are engaged in an educational movement that goes beyond our classrooms working to disrupt inequities by providing our students and families exceptional educational opportunities every day. Grounded in our core values of community, integrity, agency, love, and social justice rooted in the Expeditionary Learning Education Model, LCPS is a leader in fostering innovative schools achieving exceptional student outcomes where each child is at the center of their own learning. Our mission is to prepare diverse students for college, a career of their choice, and to be lifelong changemakers. Founded in 2002, LCPS operates two high-achieving K-12 public charter schools--Lighthouse and Lodestar--serving nearly 1,500 students in East Oakland. Lighthouse is a beacon for public education and our graduates fulfill the promise of a better, brighter Oakland.
Learn more at www.lighthousecharter.org.
Lunch/Recess Supervisor - Competencies and Qualifications
Lighthouse is seeking Lunch / Recess Supervisors to support the learning and play environment for Lighthouse students during lunch and recess. We are looking for people who are relentlessly committed to ensuring that traditionally underserved students of color achieve our mission of completing college, securing a career of their choice, and becoming lifelong changemakers in their communities. LCPS teachers and staff believe that this important mission is not only attainable; it is essential to transforming our Oakland community.
You will embody the following Core Competencies to be an effective change-agent:
Be a visionary, innovative, culturally responsive, and equity-focused urban educator
Facilitate deeply engaging student-centered learning
Demonstrate a keen ability to create, collect and analyze authentic data to drive student learning and outcomes for all students
Be a strong community builder and team collaborator
Model and foster a growth mindset with agency, persistence, and flexibility
Be a collaborative and responsible professional
Your responsibilities will include:
Effectively implement Lighthouse rules and expectations specifically in, but not limited to, the cafeteria and yard.
Actively supervise, circulating amongst and interacting with students and adults.
Provide a safe environment for all of our students.
Encourage students to make healthy choices about their minds and bodies. Boost student’s motivation to fuel their bodies with the correct foods for their well-being.
Assist with the daily clean-up and maintenance of the lunchroom and kitchen. Support with the preparation of breakfast meals for the following school day.
Circulate around the yard and encourage safe play.
Assist with the daily clean-up maintenance of the playground and encourage students to take responsibility in helping keep their campus clean.
Set clear short- and long-term goals to further your work experience and better your practice.
Consistently communicate both celebrations and areas of improvement to Teachers, Deans, Parents, etc.
Consistently implement support plans for all identified students to maximize success for all students.
Administer Lighthouse's student policies and procedures (i.e. attendance, dress code, etc.).
Attend and actively participate in professional development activities, team and staff meetings to improve performance.
Other duties as assigned
Are you ready to join an educational movement that is bigger than one classroom?
If you are excited about the opportunity to foster and facilitate a progressive growth mindset in students and engage in transformational teaching, we are actively looking for student-centered, dedicated and dynamic teachers.
HS Diploma preferred
At least two years of related experience
Must complete requirements for school-based hiring:
CPR/First Aid Certification
This position is part-time, non-exempt, 10-months (190 days) with time off during LCPS’ school calendar (i.e., Holiday breaks), and requires a minimum of the following hours:
Daily, 11 am- 1:30 pm ( Recess Supervision position) and 11 am- 1:30 pm (Lunch supervision position)
Additional 30 minute- 1-hour team meetings and individual 30-minute check-ins ( frequency dates/times TBD)
If interested in adding additional hours, inquire with the hiring manager. Additional work may be available in our Extended Day Program.
This position reports to the Dean of Students.
OUR COMPENSATION PACKAGE
Hourly rate; Commensurate with experience.
Competitive benefits package: retirement benefits included in this role. Medical & dental coverage is available if employee assumes other responsibilities that bring employee’s FTE over .6 (24 hours per week).
People of color and/or bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should submit:
Cover letter describing why you are an optimal fit for this position
3 references with Name, Email, Phone Number and Title/nature of working relationship
Application submission screening and initial phone interviews will be completed on a rolling basis. In-person interviews and performance tasks will take place on-site.
Lighthouse Community Charter Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity at all levels.