The Harker School

Lower School: Enrichment & Supervision Leaders

1 month ago
Job ID
US-CA-San Jose


The Harker School is currently searching for Enrichment and Supervision Leaders to join our Lower School Enrichment and Supervision Team. Qualified applicants should have experience working with children between the ages of 5-11, with previous experience in a camp or school setting.


The Harker School's Bucknall Enrichment & Supervision Team (BEST) is currently seeking energetic and dedicated individuals to serve students in Grades K - 5 for our Lower School Campus for the 2017 - 2018 school year.

Here is what our current staff tell us are the Top 10 reasons to work at Harker:

• Working with kids and making a difference

• A stepping stone to a career in education

• Collaborating with passionate and enthusiastic people

• Supporting children's development through social teaching

• Friendly and welcoming team atmosphere

• Reputable school with a commitment to excellence

• Opportunities to work in the classroom and learn from experienced teachers

• A schedule that works for students in college

• Free breakfast and lunch provided to staff

• A place to be creative, inspired, and have fun!

Duties & Responsibilities:
Supervise student’s activities and play, in a non-academic setting, that contributes to individual student development.

Plan and implement age appropriate enrichment activities

Provide a positive environment for students to learn and develop lifelong skills.
Ensure the physical and emotional safety of the children at all times.

Terms of Employment:
These non-exempt positions are part-time for the 2017 - 2018 academic school year which runs from August 21st, 2017 through June 7, 2018. There are no benefits associated with this position. Must have previous experience working with children in a school or a camp setting. Required availability Monday through Friday, 3:00-6:00pm, with additional hours depending on applicant’s availability, to include Monday through Friday, 7:30am-8:30am, 11:45am-1:15pm and 3:00pm-6:30pm 

Minimum Qualifications:
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must hold current certification in both first aid and CPR or obtain certification within 1 month of employment.
Must have prior experience working with children in a school or camp setting.
Ability to communicate and work with groups of all age and skill levels, and provide necessary direction and instruction to students.

Ability to plan and implement creative, age appropriate activities, to include passive and active activities
Ability to communicate in effective English with staff, parents, and children.


The Harker School is a coeducational, non-sectarian, college preparatory school serving grades Preschool through 12. Located in San Jose, Harker has four campuses located within minutes of each other. For over 100 years, Harker's mission has remained constant: to create an environment that promotes academic excellence, inspires intellectual curiosity, expects personal accountability, and forever instills a genuine passion for learning. For more information on The Harker School, please visit the website at

Prior to beginning work for The Harker School, and as a condition of employment, all employees must go through Live Scan Fingerprinting as well as provide a copy of a negative TB test.

The Harker School will respond only to those candidates who meet the qualifications and requirements of the position. The Harker School  is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.


If you would like to complete an application in person, please visit one of our four campuses to obtain an application from the reception area.






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