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Temporary School Crossing Guard
Salary/Pay Rate: $14.29 per hour
Posted Date: 4/10/2014
Deadline to Apply: 5/29/2014

Recruitment #14-088

Open Until Filled

SELECTION PROCEDURE:
A completed City application form is required.  Resumes are optional.  Candidates are asked to fully describe any training, education, experience or skills relevant to this position.  (Note: The following process may be changed as deemed necessary by the Human Resources Director.)  Applications will be screened based on the minimum qualifications for the job and qualified candidates will be invited to a departmental selection interview.

FINAL FILING DATE:
Continuous recruitment.  To obtain the required City application, click here, or contact the City of Santa Cruz Human Resources Department at 809 Center Street, Room 6, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, (831) 420-5040.  Application materials are also available at www.cityofsantacruz.com.  Applicants needing special accommodations for testing should submit a request to the Human Resources Department at the time of application.

THE POSITION:
Responsible for escorting children safely across streets and intersections at the assigned elementary school.

SCHEDULE:
Intermittent hours during elementary school term excluding school holidays and vacations.  School Crossing Guards may work a combination of the hours shown below.  Positions also available on an on-call basis.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Ability to work scheduled hours.
  • Ability to pass a background investigation (in order to determine suitability for working with children).
  • Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to act in a courteous and effective manner when dealing with the public.

 EXAMPLE OF SCHEDULE:

School Crossing Guards may work a combination of the hours shown.  (Monday through Friday, excluding holidays)

SCHOOL                            A.M. SCHEDULE       P.M. SCHEDULE       WEDNESDAYS P.M.
BAY VIEW ELEMENTARY       7:30-8:30 A.M.         2:15-3:15 P.M.         12:30 P.M.-1:30 P.M.
DELAVEAGA ELEMENTARY    7:45-8:45 A.M.         2:00-3:00 P.M.         12:00 P.M.-1:00 P.M.      
GAULT ELEMENTARY           7:45-8:45 A.M.         2:00-3:00 P.M.         11:45 A.M.-12:45 P.M.
WESTLAKE ELEMENTARY     7:30-8:30 A.M.         2:00-3:00 P.M.         11:45 A.M.-12:45 P.M.