School Crossing Guard

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Description

School Crossing Guard


Purpose:
Direct or escort pedestrians across streets, stopping traffic as necessary before and after school.

Essential Functions:

1. Direct and escort pedestrians across streets, stopping traffic as necessary.
2. Guide or control vehicular traffic near school.
3. Communicate traffic and crossing rules and other information to stduents and adults.
4. Learn the location and purpose of street traffic signs within assigned patrol areas.
5.  Monitor traffic flow to locate safe gaps through which pedestrians can cross streets.
6. Discuss traffic routing and control point locations with supervisors.
7. Distribute traffic control signs and markers at designated points.
8. Record license numbers of vehicles disregarding traffic signals, and report infractions to appropriate district law enforcement.


Safety Requirements
Follows all applicable safety rules, procedures and regulations governing the proper use of signs and markers used in the performance of duties.
Wears appropriate safety gear, including masks.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to follow oral or written work orders from supervisor, and to coordinate work with principal and others.
  • Ability to read, write and speak English fluently.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with students, staff and others contacted in the course of work.
  • Ability to work in poor weather conditions, including heat, cold, rain, or snow.
  • Ability to perform work according to standard procedures and schedule set forth by supervisor(s).
Physical and Mental Demands, Work Hazards
  • Works school environments.
  • Ability to work outdoors in inclement weather conditions.

Qualifications Profile:
  • Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for successful performance would be qualifying.
    Typical qualifications would be equivalent to:
  • High School Diploma or completion of sufficient education to successfully perform the duties of the position.
  • Texas Motor Vehicle Operator's license or ability to provide own transportation.
FLSA Status:                       Non-exempt

 

Posted By

Liberty Hill Ind School District

532 Santa Rita Blvd, Liberty Hill, TX 78642
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$8,893

State Average: $10,068

% ELL Students

3%

State Average: 17%

Student Teacher Ratio

14.53

State Average: 15.26

% IEP Students

9%

State Average: 9%

FTE

453

State Average: 558