Independence Mission Schools

Part-Time Lunch Aide - St. Barnabas (708)

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Job Details

TitlePart-Time Lunch Aide - St. Barnabas
Posting ID708

St. Barnabas is looking for candidates who have a commitment to our mission of providing a Catholic, faith-filled, and rigorous academic program to students of all faiths, a growth mindset for themselves and students, and a desire to work in a collaborative educational setting.  Our schools are dedicated to academic excellence during the formative years of a child’s physical, social, and cognitive development.  Our schools provide a safe, welcoming environment to grow and learn.


This position will assist in maintaining an orderly, safe and pleasant atmosphere in the cafeteria, on the playground, 

and in other designated locations by helping and supervising students at mealtime and at playtime in accordance practices and directives provided at the school level


This role will:

  • Supervise students in the cafeteria during meals
  • Maintain a system for orderly disposal of food waste
  • Sees that students are seated in assigned areas throughout their time in  the eating area
  • Circulates among assigned tables during the mealtime so as to be available  to children who need help or to resolve any  minor problems that arise
  • Ensures the cleanliness of tables and surrounding areas. 
  • Communicates with the classroom teachers about any relevant concerns.
  • Informs principal of any serious infractions of discipline rules by students.
  • Notifies principal immediately in event of a breech of security procedures. 
  • Brings medical problems and injuries to the immediate attention of principal.
  • Is alert at all times to the children and their needs.  
  • Supervises students in the play area, as well as in moving to and from play areas.  
  • Supervises students in designated classrooms in the event of inclement weather or other situations.
  • Follows all policies, rules and procedures established by the schoo
  • Maintains confidentiality about students in accordance with school guidelines.  
  • Maintains a positive demeanor at all times including, but not limited to, use  of appropriate language.
  • Maintains an appropriate record of punctuality and attendance.  
  • Demonstrates an openness to suggestions for improving performance.  
  • Demonstrates a willingness to assist and work cooperatively with colleagues. ­
  • Displays tact and courtesy when dealing with students, staff and others in the performance of this position.
  • Performs such other tasks and assumes such other responsibilities as assigned by the Principal or designee. 


Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Possesses a minimum of one year of experience in working with children and/or in the supervision of children
  • Demonstrates the ability to work successfully with children. 
  • Possesses the physical ability to perform assigned duties. 
  • Experience working in a school-setting experience preferred


Other Pertinent Information

  • Successful candidates must be able to clear all required background checks
  • This position works approximately 15 hours per week


EOE: IMS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and celebrates staff diversity. We strive to be and build a diverse team that is representative of our students and the communities in which we serve. If you identify as an individual of color, we highly encourage you to apply!





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Shift TypePart-Time
Salary RangePer Hour
LocationSt. Barnabas

Applications Accepted

Start Date01/03/2020
End Date02/13/2020