Santa Cruz City Schools
Application Deadline: 10/8/2013 12:00 AM Pacific
POSITION DETAILS Hours: 2-2.5 per day; Work Schedule: M,T,TH,F; Assignment Status: Exempt Employees designated in the above status do not earn sick leave, vacation pay or seniority. JOB SUMMARY Under general supervision of the administrator, within a broad framework of standard policies and procedures, the Playground Recess Coach manages a safe and inclusive recess where children are inspired to get off the sidelines and into the game by organizing and playing games with 20+ students. Responsible for coordinating the game of the week with classroom lessons; coordinate parent volunteers and student leaders to run games. Creates a focus on sportsmanship, leadership, conflict resolution and teamwork within the recess framework. Employs play and physical activity as tools for generating more community and family involvement through teaching and implementing conflict resolution strategies. Employees in this classification receive limited supervision from an administrator. This job requires initiative and independent judgment.