Office and Lunch/Recess Aide at Eliot Elementary School 2.5 Hours a day

Job | Posted 2 months ago


School Office and Recess/Lunch Aide at Eliot Elementary School
Hours:  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Approximately 11:00 - 1:30 pm

Under supervision of the Principal, the School Office Aide will assist in the supervision of students during lunch, recess, and support on an as needs basis.  In addition, this position performs basic office and clerical tasks to support the effective operation of the main office.
Duties include general receptionist duties such as greeting parents and other office visitors, answering phones, taking messages, filing, making copies, mail distribution, distribution of classroom materials. Other duties include supervision of students at lunch and recess. Duties may also include assisting other miscellaneous office tasks and classroom supervision.
Essential Tasks:

  •       Supervises students during lunch and recess. 
  •       May provide classroom coverage as needed.
  •       Performs receptionist duties such as greeting school visitors, parents, and others with school-related business. Tracks school visitors. Answers phone, takes messages, and forwards calls to appropriate personnel. Runs copies, send faxes, files paperwork, shreds documents, sends out correspondence and bulletins, maintains mailing lists and distributes school mail. Assists in preparation of school bulletins and bulletin boards.
Additional Duties:
Performs related duties as required by the principal or the principal's administrative assistant.

Good communication skills and ability to work well with others; strong technology skills; previous work with elementary aged students preferred
Application Procedure:
Please apply online: 

Applications will be considered only when a cover letter, resume, and letters of recommendation have been attached to your online application.

The Needham Public School System is a member of METCO, Developing Equity and Achievement for Students (IDEAS) and the Greater Boston School Human Resources Network.  Candidates who have a strong commitment to active anti-racism are encouraged to apply.

The Needham Public Schools does not discriminate against students, parents, employees or the general public on the basis of race, color, sex, homeless status, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or age. In addition to the protected classes identified and in regard to employment practices, the Needham Public Schools also does not discriminate based on genetic information, ancestry or status as a veteran.


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Needham Public Schools

135 Wellesley Ave 1330 Highland Ave, Needham, MA 02492
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