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6 days ago

Position Summary

This is a part-time position for the 2017-2018 academic school year through the last day of the school year, ending on June 7, 2018. This is a non-exempt position. Hours of work will be 1:00pm- 5:45pm (Mon- Fri) or if staying late, 1:45pm-6:30pm. This is a non- exempt position, paying $16.00 an hour. There are no benefits associated with this position.

 

Minimum Qualification Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • Hold current certification in both first aid and CPR, if not, will take the class provided by Harker.
  • Ability to communicate and work with groups of all ages and skill levels, and provide necessary instruction.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Able to engage students in a healthy and inspiring learning environment.
  • Excellent people skills that provides an opportunity for professional relationships with students Maintains a positive attitude that enhances a child’s development in a nurturing and respectful atmosphere.
  • Serve as a positive adult role model and provide leadership, energy and spirit for students.
  • Supervise breaks, lunches, and after school.
  • Supervise student activities that contributes to individual student development.
  • Implement fun and creative activities for students in the teen center as well as outside areas.
  • Offer an enrichment class(s) if needed.
  • Create an environment that fosters student’s emotional and physical safety.
  • Plan and instruct age and skill appropriate activities promoting student self-esteem and encourage individual success.
  • Model leadership, positive energy and spirit.
  • Complete weekly student emails, Fun Friday and Amp sheets, and post weekly activities on bulletin boards.
  • Participate in the School Picnic, Lip Sync, and other activities brought on by BEST.
  • Maintain a positive and professional outlook with supervisors, staff, parents, students, and all others at The Harker School.
  • Maintain open lines of communication and report issues to Directors as needed.
  • Attend required training(s) from The Harker School on adolescent emotional and social understanding.
  • Set a good example for students and others through attendance, punctuality, dress, language, work ethic, and behavior.
  • Attend and actively participate in daily staff meetings as well as full-time meetings.
  • Plan for the safe operation of the school and the safety of all participants, including accident reports.
  • Assist in planning and participation of special individual assignments, on an as-needed basis, as assigned by the Director or Assistant Director.
  • Maintain the equipment used in activities and assure its safe storage.

 

 Knowledge, Skill & Ability Requirements

Required Knowledge and Skills: 

  • Ability to communicate and work with groups of all age and skill levels, and provide necessary direction and instruction to students.
  • Must have ability to work independently, work with others, and work with guidance of supervisor.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Ability to adapt to change and handle multiple situations and tasks.
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills.
  • Ability to communicate in effective English with staff, parents and children.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Word, experience with e-mail and Microsoft Outlook a plus.
  • Ability to observe student behavior, assess its appropriateness, enforce appropriate safety regulations and emergency procedures, and apply appropriate behavior-management techniques.
  • Visual and auditory ability to identify and respond to environmental and other hazards related to the position.
  • Physical ability to respond appropriately to situations requiring first aid and emergency responses.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with and understand students and other staff members.
  • Physical ability to stand for 3 hours at a time.
  • Physical ability to withstand climate extremes.

 Working Conditions

No hazardous or unpleasant working conditions.  Climate elements must be withstood (IE wearing sunscreen on warm days), as well as prolonged standing.

 

 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.

 

Job ID
2017-1331
Division
Middle School
1 week ago

We are currently searching for a Wrestling for the Middle School Athletic Program. The successful candidate must possess some experience coaching or background in Wrestling, and be a highly qualified motivator and communicator. Practices are Monday-Friday 3-5:30pm. The official start date for the season begins January 2nd and runs through March 9th.

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 www.harker.org.

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.

Job ID
2017-1330
Division
Middle School
2 weeks ago

We are seeking a Director of Scheduling and Testing to join our Upper School team. The director will work with the assistant head; academic affairs in teacher scheduling, as well as the academic dean for student scheduling. Testing responsibilities include; overseeing all aspects of final exams, PSAT exams, and serving as the AP coordinator.

 

About us: The Harker School is a coeducational, non-sectarian, college preparatory school serving preschool through grade 12. Harker has four campuses (preschool, lower, middle and upper schools) located within minutes of each other in San Jose. For more than 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. We’re tremendously proud of our century-old tradition of excellence in education, and the international recognition our students, faculty and programs have earned.

 

Kindness, respect, honesty, integrity and personal accountability have been at the heart of a Harker education since the school’s founding in 1893. Students encourage and support one another and celebrate each other’s efforts and successes with hugs and high-fives. It’s a supportive, safe, fun and nurturing place where kids make friends for life with their peers, their teachers and the staff.

Job ID
2017-1326
Division
Upper School
4 weeks ago

We are currently in search of an afternoon Extended Care Teaching Assistant. This is a part time positon working 3 hours daily Monday - Friday between the hours of 3:00pm - 6:00pm. With occasional adjustments of start and end times by 30 minutes or so.

 

Position Summary

To assist classroom teachers plan, organize and implement a developmentally appropriate early childhood program in an environment which guides and encourages children to develop cognitively, socio-emotionally, and physically.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understand and uphold all policies and procedures outlined in the personnel, faculty, and student/parent handbook.
  • Uphold the mission of the school and act as a positive ambassador for the school.
  • Have a firm grasp of knowledge of early childhood education and related pedagogy; such knowledge should be apparent to the children and to a classroom observer.
  • Carry out all duties assigned by the classroom teacher during your given schedule.
  • Maintain respectful and cooperative interactions with children, parents, teachers, co-workers, and administrators.
  • Collaborate with teachers to create a classroom environment of respect where the social and emotional welfare of the children is protected to the best of a teacher’s abilities.
  • Be a positive role model for students, taking into account the teacher’s influence on each child’s personal growth, academic ability and passion, and emotional stability. 
  • Efficiently manage the children and maintain an age appropriate standard for classroom behavior.
  • Inform teachers of children who exhibit academic, social, or emotional concerns.
  • Maintain clear age-appropriate communication with children regarding expectations, and behavior. .
  • Be punctual and have a good attendance record.
  • Attend meetings as directed by the director or school administration.
  • Plan and implement extended day activities and experiences for children as assigned
  • Participate in school functions that extend beyond normal school hours but are necessary for the welfare of the school. Such functions include but are not limited to Back to School Night, Parent-Teacher Conferences, The Family Picnic, and Open House for prospective parents.
  • Carry out supervisory duties as directed by the Preschool director.  
Job ID
2017-1325
Division
Preschool
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a Cook I for our Food Service Department. This position is a full time, non-exempt, 12 - month position. This position works Monday - Friday with a maximum shift of 6 hours. Shift times to be determined.

Position Summary

Cook l works as part of the food service team and directly supports Kitchen Manager and/or Cook ll in the preparation and serving of daily meals. Cook l is responsible for proper food handling and working in a clean safe environment.  As a member of the Harker staff, Food Service employees are expected to be supportive of the schools goals, objectives, policies and procedures and to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.

 

Essential functions and basic duties:

  • Prep, cook and set up / serve meals
  • Maintain and replenish food in serving area
  • Place food and supply orders daily
  • Maintain and prepare food for catering requests
  • Maintain, clean and sanitize kitchen
  • Prepare for next day’s menu and meals
  • Create menus and daily specials
  • Assist where needed in other areas including Dish room, Catering etc.
  • Follows daily duties for Cook I as assigned by campus
  • Other duties as needed and assigned by Cook II, Kitchen Manager or Food Service Director

 

Required Knowledge and Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to direct and mentor Kitchen Aides and Interns as needed
  • Thorough knowledge of proper food handling procedures
  • Understanding of food preparation terms and techniques
  • The ability to react to change productively and complete tasks as assigned in a timely manner
  • The ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment
  • Proficient knife skills
  • Knowledge of and ability to operate kitchen tools and machinery safely and effectively
  • Ability to make decisions on use of excess food items using F.I.F.O.
  • Ability to work cooperatively in a kitchen environment
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to understand, accept and follow; instruction, guidance, supervision and requests for assistance

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience cooking and working in the food service industry
  • 2 year culinary degree preferred
  • Experience in large scale food preparation
  • Ability to work a varied schedule of hours and days, including some weekends, as needed to fulfill the needs of the food service department
  • Ability to adapt to changes in schedule or kitchen/campus location which may be required in order to fulfill the needs of the food service department
  • Must meet all the Health and safety regulations, including uniform and hair restraints
  • Ability to receive fingerprint clearance through DOJ and FBI
  • Ability to receive a negative TB (Tuberculosis) test result
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English

 

Physical Abilities:

  • Ability to stand and walk during 6 hour shift
  • Ability to reach, bend, stoop, twist and wipe
  • Ability to lift and carry supplies and equipment up to 40 pounds and place items on high and low shelves

 

Working Conditions:

  • Must work in a noisy and crowded environment
  • Must work in and around fumes and odors
  • Exposure to varying temperatures
  • Exposure to chemicals used in washing dishes, utensils and surrounding areas of kitchen
  • Frequently immerses hands in water
  • Must wear proper slip resistant shoes at all times
  • Must wear required uniform at all times

 

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

 

Job ID
2017-1282
Division
Upper School
1 month ago

The Harker School’s Bucknall Enrichment & Supervision Team (BEST) is currently looking for individuals to fill the position of Storytelling and Math Instructor positions. These positions will work with our after school enrichment program at the Lower School Campus.

Terms of Employment:
These positions are part-time non-exempt positions for the 2017 - 2018 academic school year, running from August 30th, 2017 through May 18, 2018. Hourly rate is dependent upon experience. There are no benefits associated with each position. Days of work are Monday – Friday, 3:30 pm – 5:15 pm.

 
Duties & Responsibilities:
• Plan and implement curriculum.
• Provide a positive environment for students to learn and develop skills pertaining to subject matter.
• Complete quarterly comment sheets for Director Review.

Minimum Qualifications:
• must be at least 18 years of age.
• Must have at least 2 years of college education.
• Must have prior experience in subject matter being taught.
• Must have prior work experience with school-age 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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

Job ID
2017-1283
Division
Lower School
1 month ago

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 www.Harker.org.

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.

 

 

Job ID
2017-1291
Division
Lower School
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a Part Time Athletic Trainer for our Upper School Athletic Program.

Position Summary
To provide athletic training services to student athletes engaged in interscholastic athletic activities at Harker. This includes the acute care of athletic injuries, as well as their evaluation, ongoing care, and rehabilitation. The Assistant Athletic Trainer serves to facilitate communication between Head athletic trainer, athletes, coaches, parents, other health care professionals, administration, and community concerning the health and physical status of athletes and how that may affect participation in school or athletics.

Qualifications
• Bachelor's Degree in related field (Required)
• BOC Certified Athletic Trainer (Required)
• CPR/AED Certification (Required)
• CSCS or equivalent certification (Desired)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Provide first aid and emergency care of injured student athletes.
• Evaluate athletic injuries and make decisions regarding return to participation.
• Determine need for physician evaluation, communicate need with parents and help coordinate referral with assistance from Head Athletic Trainer.
• Carry out physician's orders in administering therapeutic exercise and rehabilitation through use of manual therapy techniques, cryotherapy, heat, massage, electrical stimulation, ultrasound and other treatment modalities.
• Assist with proper fitting of safety equipment, helmets, when required.
• Provide injury prevention techniques including taping, bracing, wrapping, and bandaging.
• Monitor environmental concerns including heat, lightning.
• Help ensure safe playing surfaces and equipment.
• Maintain records of athletic injuries and treatments; prepare injury reports.
• Ensure Athletic Training Room and equipment is clean and sanitary.
• Inform Head Athletic Trainer of supply needs for the care and treatment of athletic injuries.
• Assist with supervision of athletic training interns.
• Provide event coverage for home athletic events as schedule allows, with priority to higher risk contact sports. This includes first aid care for visiting athletic teams as necessary. Also provides coverage of high priority "away" competitions including football games and playoff competitions.
• Educate student athletes about any aspect of injury, reconditioning, and nutrition as required.
• Help maintain protocols for emergency care and keep coaches informed of the Emergency Action Plan.
• In conjunction with Head Athletic Trainer, implement concussion protocol including baseline ImPACT testing and coach education.
• Be aware of medical conditions of student athletes and their Individual Plan of Care for athletics.
• Help coordinate with Assistant to the Athletic Director the required annual student athletic paperwork.
• Additional duties as assigned

Other Duties and Responsibilities
• Help with general site preparedness for athletic events as necessary.
• Assist with Equipment distribution, collection, and laundry as necessary.

Knowledge, Skill & Ability Requirements
• Experience working in secondary school setting

Working Conditions
• May be subject to extended periods of time standing or walking.
• Majority of time may be spent outside resulting in exposure to extremes in either heat or cold as weather and temperatures vary.

 

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

Job ID
2017-1294
Division
Upper School
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a Head Boys Varsity Volleyball Coach for the Upper School Athletic Program. The successful candidate must possess some experience coaching or background in volleyball, as well as be a highly qualified motivator and communicator. Practices are Monday-Friday with varied hours of work. The official start date for the season is February 1st and runs through May. There is also a possibility of preseason work involved.

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

Job ID
2017-1299
Division
Upper School
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a Dishwasher for our Food Service Department. This position is a full time, non-exempt, 12 - month position. This position works Monday - Friday with a maximum shift of 6 hours. Shift times to be determined.

Position Summary
Dishwashers work as part of the food service team and support the Kitchen Aides, Cooks and Kitchen Manager. Dishwashers are responsible for cleaning dishes, utensils, food preparation equipment and various kitchen/dining areas. Dishwashers are responsible for proper food handling and creating a clean, safe working environment. As a member of the Harker staff, Food Service employees are expected to be supportive of the schools goals, objectives policy and procedures and to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.

Essential functions and basic duties
• Wash all dishes, pots and pans using dishwashers or by hand
• Transfer food, supplies and equipment between storage and work areas, by hand or a using cart
• Clean dishwashing machine, dishwashing area and underneath dishwasher
• Shut off power switch on dish machine at the end of the day
• Ensures that kitchen and work areas are clean, secure and well maintained on a daily basis
• Get supplies for the cook as needed
• Keep freezer and walk-in clean and in order
• Empty all trashcans in kitchen area
• Wash and restock tables in dining area as needed throughout the day
• Sweep and mop dining room and kitchen floors
• Clean floor drains weekly
• Assist in washing and preparing various foods for cooking or serving as needed
• Assist other kitchen staff when requested
• Assumes responsibility for related duties as required or assigned
• Follows daily duties for Dishwasher as assigned by campus
• Other duties as needed and assigned by Kitchen Aide, Cook, Kitchen Manager or Food Service Director

Required Knowledge and Skills:
• Ability to safely operate dish washing equipment
• Ability to complete work within a timely manner
• Ability to work in fast paced environment
• Ability to work cooperatively in a kitchen environment
• Ability to understand, accept and follow; instruction, guidance, supervision and requests for assistance

Qualifications:
• Ability to work a varied schedule of hours and days, including some weekends, as needed to fulfill the needs of the food service department
• Ability to adapt to changes in schedule or kitchen/campus location which may be required in order to fulfill the needs of the food service department
• Ability receive fingerprint clearance through DOJ and FBI
• Ability to receive a negative TB (Tuberculosis) test result
• Ability to communicate effectively in English

Physical Abilities:
• Ability to stand and walk during 6 hour shift
• Ability to reach, bend, stoop, twist and wipe
• Ability to lift and carry supplies and equipment up to 40 pounds and place items on high and low shelves

Working Conditions:
• Must work in a noisy and crowded environment
• Must work in and around fumes and odors
• Exposure to varying temperatures
• Exposure to chemicals used in washing dishes, utensils and surrounding areas of kitchen
• Frequently immerses hands in water
• Must wear proper slip resistant shoes at all times
• Must wear required uniform at all times

 

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

Job ID
2017-1301
Division
Upper School
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a Kitchen Aide I for our Food Service Department. This position is a full time, non-exempt, 12 - month position. This position works Monday - Friday with a maximum shift of 6 hours. Shift times to be determined.

Position Summary
Kitchen Aide I preps/prepares cold and/or hot foods for breakfast and lunch. Helps cook, bag, tray and serve meals. The kitchen Aide II works as part of the food service team and helps to maintain the efficiency of the overall kitchen operation, by supporting the Cooks and Kitchen Manager. As a member of the Harker staff, Food Service employees are expected to be supportive of the schools goals, objectives, policies and procedures and to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.

Essential functions and basic duties:
• Assists with ordering
• Assists with menu planning
• Prep sandwiches
• Prep and maintain salad bar
• Help prep food for special events
• Stock work station
• Assist in prep/preparing and serving meals
• Pack field trip lunches when needed
• Wrap, label and date all unused food
• Maintain, clean and sanitize kitchen
• Prep menu foods needed for next day
• Help stock, prepare and serve foods for snack bar
• Organize and clean walk-in, freezer, storeroom and put orders away in proper F.I.F.O
• Assist where needed in other areas including Dish room, Catering etc.
• Follows daily duties for Kitchen Aide II as assigned by campus
• Other duties as needed and assigned by Cook, Kitchen Manager or Food Service Director


Required Knowledge and Skills:
• Thorough knowledge of proper food handling procedures
• The ability to change tasks efficiently and complete assigned jobs in a timely manner
• The ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment
• Developed knowledge of knife skills and cooking techniques
• Knowledge of and ability to operate kitchen equipment safely and effectively
• Ability direct employees and coordinate daily operations
• Ability to work cooperatively in a kitchen environment
• Ability to work both individually and in a team environment
• Ability to understand, accept and follow; guidance, instruction, supervision and requests for assistance


Qualifications:
• Minimum of 2 years of experience in a commercial food service environment
• Ability to work a varied schedule of hours and days, including some weekends, as needed to fulfill the needs of the food service department
• Ability to adapt to changes in schedule or kitchen/campus location which may be required in order to fulfill the needs of the food service department
• Must meet all the Health and safety regulations, including uniform and hair restraints
• Ability to receive fingerprint clearance through DOJ and FBI
• Ability to receive a negative TB (Tuberculosis) test result
• Ability to communicate effectively in English


Physical Abilities:
• Ability to stand and walk during 6 hour shift
• Ability to reach, bend, stoop, twist and wipe
• Ability to lift and carry supplies and equipment up to 40 pounds and place items on high and low shelves


Working Conditions:
• Must work in a noisy and crowded environment
• Must work in and around fumes and odors
• Exposure to varying temperatures
• Exposure to chemicals used in washing dishes, utensils and surrounding areas of kitchen
• Frequently immerses hands in water
• Must wear proper slip resistant shoes at all times
• Must wear required uniform at all times

 

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

 

Job ID
2017-1302
Division
Upper School
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a Wrestling Coach for the Upper School Athletic Program. The successful candidate must possess some experience coaching or background in wrestling, as well as be a highly qualified motivator and communicator. Practices are Monday-Friday with varied hours of work. The season runs through mid-February.

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

Job ID
2017-1307
Division
Upper School
1 month ago

We are currently searching for a JV Boys Assistant Basketball Coach for the Upper School Athletic Program. The successful candidate must possess some experience coaching or background in basketball, as well as be a highly qualified motivator and communicator. Practices are Monday-Friday with varied hours of work. The runs through early March. There is also a possibility of preseason work involved.

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 www.harker.org.

 

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.

 

Job ID
2017-1324
Division
Upper School