Lunch and Playground Supervisor

Job | Posted 2 months ago


EduStaff Employee
Lake Center Elementary
Monday through Thursday 10:30 to 1:30
Starting Date:  August 31, 2020

  • Must be at least a high school graduate
  • Organize students as they enter the cafeteria into orderly lines for purchase of food
  • Organize students to and from the playground
  • Maintain order within the cafeteria and playground by observing the rules and being consistent with discipline
  • Supervise students as they return their trays and dispose of debris
  • Clean tables between lunch periods and dispose of debris
  • Maintain visibility by circulating among the tables and help children who need assistance; resolve minor problems that might arise
  • Encourage acceptable behavior by demonstrating these traits when speaking with children
  • Inform teacher and/or principal of any serious problems arising within the cafeteria or playground
  • Immediately notify principal in the event of a discipline problem that is considered to be serious
  • Supervise dismissal of students from lunchroom and to and from playground
  • Assist food staff as necessary
Physical Ability
  • Agility and mobility with physical stamina to move about hard and soft play areas
  • Ability to restrain students who become physically aggressive
  • Hearing, speaking, and visual ability to exchange information and monitor student activities
  • Pushing, pulling, lifting and carrying supplies and equipment. The employee may occasionally lift 40 pounds to waist height
  • Reaching overhead and above shoulders
Work Environment
  • Potential exposure to communicable diseases and contact with blood and other bodily fluids 
  • Potential exposure to injury from aggressive behavior
  • A portion of the work day may be outdoors in all types of weather

Posted By

Portage Public Schools

10011 Portage Road, Portage, MI 49002
Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $12,292

% ELL Students


State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 18.25

% IEP Students


State Average: 13%



State Average: 199