Teacher Assistant- School Age (Program Leader)

Job Posted 8/2/2022
Livermore Area Recreation and Park District
4444 East Avenue
Livermore, CA 94550
United States
Category Education
Job Description


Livermore Area Recreation and Park District is currently recruiting for Teacher Assistants (Program Leaders) for our ESS Program. Extended Student Services (ESS) is a licensed child development program serving children TK through fifth grade in Livermore.

Under immediate supervision, performs routine support duties for child development services in Youth Services programs; assists children in activities; and performs related work as required.


Schedule: Monday- Friday. Schedule will vary, 6 hours per day.



Please submit a District application and resume online at https://www.calopps.org/livermore-area-recreation-and-park-district/job-20277632.  Applicants who do not submit all required documents may not be considered.



Based upon all submitted materials, the applicants presenting the best job-related qualifications will be invited to proceed in the recruitment process. 



This entry-level classification in the Program Leader series is responsible for providing child development services in Youth Services programs.  Incumbents at this level are not expected to function with the same amount of knowledge or skill level as positions allocated to the Senior Program Leader level, and usually exercise less independent discretion and judgment in matters related to work procedures and methods.  Work is usually supervised while in progress and fits an established structure or pattern.  Exceptions or changes in procedures are explained in detail as they arise.  As experience is gained, assignments become more varied and are performed with greater independence.





Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED, or currently enrolled in child development Regional Occupational Program (ROP).
  • Experience working with children in a childcare or educational setting is desirable.

Knowledge of:

  • Child development services, operations, and activities.
  • Modern office practices, methods, computer equipment, and applications related to the work.
  • Principles and practices for providing high level of customer service

Ability to:

  • Learn policies, rules, regulations, operations, services, and activities related to assigned activities.
  • Assist in maintaining the safety of program activities and participants.
  • Maintain facilities and equipment in a clean, safe, and secure manner.
  • Perform work as directed in an efficient, effective, safe, and timely manner.
  • Make basic mathematic calculations with speed and accuracy.
  • Demonstrate strong customer service skills, and establish, maintain, and foster positive and effective working relationships.
  • Use English effectively to communicate in person, over the telephone, and in writing.


For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://www.calopps.org/livermore-area-recreation-and-park-district
LARPD is an Equal Opportunity/ADA Employer and values diversity at all levels of the organization.

4444 East Avenue
Livermore CA 94550
United States