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12 Months, 11 Months, and 10 Months per Year

All positions are open until filled unless a deadline is noted.

All classified positions require completion of a District application, including a copy of applicant’s high school diploma or equivalent, and appropriate testing.

TESTING INFORMATION

  • Most positions require testing.  Passing score is 70%.  At the end of each job description you will find the testing requirement for the position. Verification of high school diploma or GED or Associate Degree or Bachelor’s Degree is required.
  • Testing is by appointment ONLY.  A district application (and typing certificate, if applicable) must be submitted before an appointment can be scheduled for testing.
  • Complete job descriptions are available at any job site or in the Human Resources Department.
  • Proof of citizenship or legal status will be required upon offer of employment.

Classified employees are represented by the California School Employees Association (CSEA) and may be eligible to participate in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS)

12 MONTH OPENINGS 

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – ESC

Salary Range 50 (Entry Level $24.55/hr)  Start date 6/27/2019

1 position – 7.5 hrs/day, (Turnbull)

Definition

Under direction, to serve as the administrative secretary to the school principal, to lead the office support team in the coordination of service flow, communication, and processes in a school office; to provide a wide range of information to students, staff, parents, and the public; to maintain varied administrative and student records and prepare reports; to relieve the administrator of responsible administrative detail; to administer first aid; and to perform related work as required.  Spanish speaker desirable

**Typing certificate of 45wpm+ with application

**Clerical test required 

BUiLDING TRADEs WORKER

Salary Range 52 – (Entry Level $24.81/hr) Start date: 07/01/2019

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day, 7:00-3:30 (Maintenance and Operations)

Definition

Under general supervision, to perform a variety lf semiskilled, unskilled and limited skilled general facilities repair and maintenance work; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Reading Test Required

CUSTODIAN – NIGHT

Salary Range 46 (Entry Level $21.35/hr) Start Date 8/03/2019

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day (Bayside Academy)

Definition

Under supervision, to keep assigned buildings, classrooms, and office spaces clean and orderly; to perform custodial tasks in the care of floors, furniture, walls, and equipment; to perform minor building and grounds maintenance and general gardening work, to

operate small power custodial and grounds equipment; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Custodial test required

PARA-EDUCATOR I – PRESCHOOL

Salary Range 35 – (Entry Level $16.33/hr)

  • 2 positions - 8 hrs/day M-F 8:30-4:30 (Turnbull) Start Date: 7/1/2019
  • 1 position - 8 hrs/day M-F 8:30-4:30 (Turnbull) Start Date: 07/17/2019

Definition

Under general supervision, to assist teacher in planning, supervision, curriculum development and classroom arrangement, organization and maintenance; to provide instructional support and learning enrichment, using developmentally appropriate practices and materials; to monitor child safety, perform housekeeping functions, andassist in the physical care and feeding of children; and to perform related work as required.  **CPR/First Aid 

  • **Reading, Math and Writing Test Required

PARA-EDUCATOR II –  LEAD TEACHER/ANNEX

Salary Range 43-46 (Entry Level $21.76/hr-$22.70/hr) Start Date: 07/01/2019

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day, M-F 7-8:30am and 11:30am-6pm (Bayside) 

Definition

Under general supervision, to plan and implement learning and enrichment experiences

for students; to provide for the physical care and safety of children’ to exercise lead supervision over assigned extended day program teachers and assistants; to maintain official documents and records; and to perform related work as assigned.     License required

-Possession of a valid and appropriate California Driver’s License.

-Possession of a valid Children’ Center Permit issued by the state of California; or possession of a current and valid Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or completion of 12 college units in recreation, physical education, elementary education for early childhood development; or a teaching credential. Possession of a valid First Aid and CPR certification  

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

RECEPTIONIST / OFFICE ASSISTANT

Salary Range 42 (Entry Level $19.35/hr)

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day, 8am-5pm (District Office)

Definition

Under supervision, to serve as the primary personal and telephone receptionist for the District office; to receive and connect telephone calls, take messages, direct visitors and provide information to callers and visitors; to perform varied clerical work of average difficulty; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Typing certificate of 45wpm+ with application
  • **Clerical test required

Sr. GROUNDSKEEPER

Salary Range 47 (Entry Level $21.92/hr) Start Date 07/01/2019

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day, 7:00 – 3:30 (Maintenance and Operations) 

Definition

Under supervision to perform varied landscape, irrigation and hardscape maintenance and construction work; to operate powered grounds equipment, such as edgers, push mowers, small riding mowers, trucks, and trailers; to learn to operate large gang mowers, tractors and tractor attachments, and to perform related work as required.

  • **Grounds Keeper Test

 

11 MONTH OPENINGS

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – SCHOOL

Salary Range 50 (Entry Level $25.17/hr) Start Date: 07/22/2019

  • 1 position – 7.5 hrs/day, (Beresford) 

Definition

Under direction, to serve as the administrative secretary to the school principal, to lead the office support team in the coordination of service flow, communication, and processes in a school office; to provide a wide range of information to students, staff, parents, and the public; to maintain varied administrative and student records and prepare reports; to relieve the administrator of responsible administrative detail; to administer first aid; and to perform related work as required.  Spanish speaker desirable.

  • **Typing certificate of 45wpm+ with application
  • **Clerical test required

 ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT - ESC

Salary Range 50 (Entry Level $25.17/hr) Start Date: 07/22/2019

  • 1 position - 7.5 hrs/day, (District Office) 

DEFINITION

Under direction,  to plan and organize, schedule and calendar activities and work flow, and coordinate communication in a large, multi-functional department; to interpret and apply knowledge of policies, rules, regulations and procedures, programs and organization to specific situations and issues; and to do other related work as directed. Spanish speaking preferred.

  • **Typing certificate of 45wpm+ with application
  • **Clerical test required

SCHOOL OFFICE SPECIALIST

Salary Range 46 (Entry Level $22.77/hr) Start Date: 07/22/2019

  • 1 position - 7.5 hrs/day 7:30 - 4:00 (Bayside) 

Definition

Under general supervision, to perform a variety of responsible student services records preparation and maintenance and school office support work of above average difficulty; to use specialized software and standard office technology at a skilled level; to have a high level of public contact; to administer first aid; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Typing certificate of 45wpm+ with application
  • **Clerical test required

10 MONTH OPENINGS

FOOD SERVICE ASSISTANT

Salary Range 35 (Entry Level $16.33/hr) Start Date 8/12/2019

  • 1 position – 2 hrs/day, M-F 9:45am-11:45am (College Park) 

Definition

Under general supervision, to learn and perform skilled food production work in the central kitchen to prepare and package food for distribution to satellite kitchens; to learn and perform skilled work in a satellite kitchen to heat food, set up serving areas, serve and sell food; to clean kitchen utensils, equipment and work surfaces; and do other related work as required.

  • **Food Service test required

MONTESSORI PERMIT TEACHER-PRESCHOOL

Salary Range 57-58 (Entry Level $28.11/hr - $28.82/hr) Start Date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day (North Shoreview Montessori Preschool) 

Definition

Under general supervision, to plan and implement high quality Montessori learning and enrichment experiences for preschool children; to implement a Montessori preschool curriculum; to establish and maintain a Montessori classroom environment and culture; to provide for the physical care and safety of children; to observe and assess all students; to maintain official documents and records; to interpret Montessori philosophy to parents and the community; to communicate with parents on a day-to-day basis and

at parent-teacher conferences; to participate in professional development activities; and

to perform related work as assigned.

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required
  • **Possession of Montessori Primary Certificate
  • **Possession of valid Children’s Center Permit issued by the State of California; or possession of a current and valid Child Development Associate (CDA) Permit with appropriate age level endorsement issued by CDA National Credentialing Program
  • **Possession of valid First Aid and CPR Certification

PARA-EDUCATOR I

Salary Range 37 (Entry Level $17.14/hr)Start Date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position - 7.25 hrs/day (Foster City Elementary)  
  • 1 position - 2.5 hrs/day (Parkside) 
  • 1 position - 3.0 hrs/day (Parkside) 

Definition


Under supervision, to assist teachers in classroom operations; to assist teachers in instruction and the reinforcement of instruction of students individually and in small groups in accordance with instructions; to provide instructional record keeping support; to translate and interpret oral and written communication between parents, students and staff; to perform routine clerical duties and to perform related work as required.

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR I- BILINGUAL

Salary Range 37 (Entry Level $17.14/hr) Start Date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position – 5 hrs/day,  (Bayside) two days per week
  • 1 position - .8 hrs/day, (Borel) M, T, Th, F, 1 hr/day

Definition


Under supervision, to assist teachers in classroom operations; to assist teachers in instruction and the reinforcement of instruction of students individually and in small groups in accordance with instructions; to provide instructional record keeping support; to translate and interpret oral and written communication between parents, students and staff; to perform routine clerical duties and to perform related work as required.

  • **Mandarin Speaking Preferred
  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR I - EXTENDED DAY (CHILDREN'S ANNEX)

Salary Range 37 (Entry Level $17.14/hr) Start Date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position - 4.4 hrs/day, (Bayside) M,T,Th,F 2-6pm, W 12-6pm
  • 1 position – 4.4 hrs/day, (Fiesta Gardens) M,T,Th 2-6pm, W 12:30-6pm, F 1:30-6pm 
  • 1 position - 4.5 hrs/day, (Fiesta Gardens) M,T,Th 2-6pm, W 12-6pm, F 1:30-6pm 
  • 1 position - 4.4 hrs/day, (Highlands) M,T,Th,F 2-6pm, W 12-6pm
  • 1 position - 4.3 hrs/day (Laurel) M,T,TH,F 2-6pm, W 12:30-6PM 
  • 1 position – 4.4 hrs/day (LEAD) M,T,Th,F 2-6pm, W 12-6pm 
  • 3 positions - 4.4 hrs/day, (Roving) M,T,Th,F 2-6pm, W 12-6pm

Definition

Under general supervision, to assist teacher in planning, supervision, curriculum development and classroom arrangement, organization and maintenance; to provide instructional support and learning enrichment, using developmentally appropriate practices and materials; to monitor child safety, perform housekeeping functions and assist in the physical care and feeding of children; and to perform related work as required.  **CPR/First Aid

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR I – LIBRARY MEDIA ASSISTANT

Salary Range 40 (Entry Level $18.45/hr)  Start Date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position – 4 hrs/day, (Bayside)  8am-12pm
  • 1 position – 1.5 hrs/day, (Borel)  
  • 1 position – 4.8 hrs/day, (Brewer Island)  8:30am-1:18pm

Definition

Under general supervision, to perform a variety of specialized library media, computer operations and record keeping work; to assist students in the use of the library/media center; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Reading, Math and Writing Test Required

PARA-EDUCATOR I – PRESCHOOL 

Salary Range 35 (Entry Level $16.33/hr) Start Date: 8/12/2019

  • 1 position – 8.0 hrs/day (Fiesta Gardens) 

Definition


Under general supervision, to assist teacher in planning, supervision, curriculum development and classroom arrangement, organization and maintenance; to provide instructional support and learning enrichment, using developmentally appropriate practices and material; to monitor child safety, perform housekeeping functions and assist in the physical care and feeding of children; and to perform related work as required.  CPR and First Aid required. 

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR I – STUDENT SUPERVISION AIDE

Salary Range 35 (Entry Level $16.33/hr) Start Date 8/12/2019

  • 2 positions - .75 hr/day (Abbott)
  • 1 position - .4 hr/day (Audubon)
  • 1 position - .8 hr/day (Audubon)
  • 1 position - .5 hr/day (Bayside Academy)
  • ***1 position - 1.5 hrs/day (Bayside Academy) 11:00-12:00, 1:00-1:30
  • 2 positions - 1 hr/day (Bayside Academy)
  • 1 position - .5 hr/day (Borel)
  • 3 positions – 1 hr/day (Borel)
  • 1 position - .4 hrs/day (Bowditch)
  • 1 position – 1 hr/day (Bowditch)
  • 1 position - 1.5 hrs/day (Fiesta Gardens)
  • 1 position – 1.4 hrs/day (Foster City)

  • 1 position - .8 hr/day (Highlands)
  • 2 position - .75 hr/day (Highlands) M - F 7:45 - 8:30 
  • 1 position - .33 hr/day (LEAD)  M - F 10:05 - 10:25
  • 1 position - .67 hr/day  (LEAD) 
  • 1 position - 1.13 hrs/day (LEAD) M,T,TH,F  10:05-10:25,12 -1 / W 10:05-10:25(LEAD) 
  • 2 position - 1.0 hrs/day (Meadow Heights) 
  • 1 position - .4 hr/day (Parkside)
  • 1 position - .8 hr/day (Parkside)
  • 1 position - 1 hr/day (Parkside)
  • 1 position - .8 hr/day, M,T,Th,F 12:30-1:30 (Sunnybrae)
  • 2 positions - .4 hr/day (Sunnybrae)

Definition

Under supervision, to monitor student behavior on an elementary or middle school campus; to monitor students boarding and disembarking from school buses; to monitor student behavior on the playground and in a cafeteria; to enforce school rules; and to perform related work as required.

  • **CPR and First Aid may be required.
  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

 ***See Combined Positions

PARA-EDUCATOR I – TEACHER/EXTENDED DAY

Salary Range 43-46 (Entry Level $21.76-22.70/hr) Start Date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day (Laurel) M-F 7-8:30am, 11:30am-6pm 

Definition

Under general supervision, to plan and implement learning and enrichment experiences for elementary age children in an extended day and vacation program; to provide for the physical care and safety of children; to exercise lead supervision over assigned assistants; to maintain official documents and records; and to perform related work as assigned.

License Required

-Possession of a valid and appropriate California Driver’s License.

-Possession of a valid Children’s Center Permit issued by the state of California; or possession of a current and valid Child Development Associate (CDA) credential with appropriate age level endorsement issued by CDA National Credentialing Program. 

-Possession of a valid First Aid and CPR certification.

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR II - COMPUTER

Salary Rage 39  (Entry Level $17.96/hr) Start Date: 8/12/2019

  • 1 position - 4 hrs/day (Bayside Academy) 8am-12pm 

DEFINITION

Under general supervision, to serve as a site technology specialist and/or to operate a computer learning laboratory; to present computer hardware and software information and instructions to staff and students; to act as a resource in computer-assisted instruction; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR II – EXCEPTIONAL CHILDREN

Salary Range 41 (Entry Level $18.91/hr) Start Date: 8/13/2019

  • 3 positions - 6.5 hrs/day (Abbott) 
  • ***1 position–1.5 hrs/day (Bayside Academy) 10:30am-11:00, 12:00-1:00
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Bayside Academy) 
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Borel)
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Borel)  
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Bowditch)
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (College Park)
  • 3 positions - 6.5 hrs/day (Fiesta Gardens)
  • 3 positions - 6.5 hrs/day (George Hall)
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (George Hall) 
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Highlands) 
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Meadow Heights) 
  • 2 positions - 6.5 hrs/day (Parkside)
  • 3 positions - 6.5 hrs/day (Roving)
  • 1 position - 6.5 hrs/day (Sunnybrae)

Definition

Under general supervision, to provide specialized instructional, behavioral, physical, and medical assistance to exceptional students with severe handicaps; to operate a specialized learning center for special needs students; to provide instructional record keeping support; to perform routine clerical duties; and to perform related work as required. Assist student in toileting and personal hygiene, change soiled clothing, and remind student to use bathroom.  CPR and First Aid required.

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

***See Combined Positions

PARA-EDUCATOR II –  LEAD TEACHER/ANNEX

Salary Range 43-46 (Entry Level $21.76/hr-$22.70/hr)

  • 1 position – 8 hrs/day, M-F 7-8:30am and 11:30am-6pm (Roving)

Definition

Under general supervision, to plan and implement learning and enrichment experiences

for students; to provide for the physical care and safety of children’ to exercise lead supervision over assigned extended day program teachers and assistants; to maintain official documents and records; and to perform related work as assigned.     

License required

-Possession of a valid and appropriate California Driver’s License.

-Possession of a valid Children’ Center Permit issued by the state of California; or possession of a current and valid Child Development Associate (CDA) credential or completion of 12 college units in recreation, physical education, elementary education for early childhood development; or a teaching credential.

-Possession of a valid First Aid and CPR certification

  • **Reading, Math and Writing test required

PARA-EDUCATOR II – PE

Salary Range 41 (Entry Level $ 18.91/hr) Start date: 08/12/2019

  • 1 position - 5.4 hrs/day, (College Park) Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri., 8:15am-2:45pm

Definition


Under general supervision, to instruct, lead, and supervise elementary students in physical education activities; to distribute, store, and account for equipment; to perform routine clerical duties; and to perform related work as required. 

  • *Reading, Math and Writing test required
  • **CPR/First Aid

PRESCHOOL TEACHER 

Salary Range 50 (Entry Level $23.57/hr) Start Date 8/12/2019

  • 1 position - 8 hrs/day 8:30 - 4:30 (Roving) 

Definition

Under general supervision of the Principal on Special Assignment, to plan and implement high quality preschool learning and enrichment experiences for preschool aged children in a safe and welcoming learning environment; exercise lead supervision over assigned assistants; maintain official documents and records; assess and guide each child’s learning; communicate with parents; participate in professional development activities; articulate and collaborate with kindergarten teachers; and to perform related work as assigned.

  • **CPR/First Aid
  • **Children’s Center Teacher Permit; or Child Development Associate Credential

SCHOOL COMMUNITY WORK

Salary Range 42 (Entry Level $19.35/hr) Start Date 8/12/2019

  • 1 position - 1 hr/day (Bayside) 
  • 1 position – 6.5 hrs/day 8:00 – 3:00 (Fiesta Gardens)
  • 1 position - 3 hrs/day (Meadow Heights)

Definition

Under general supervision, to identify at-risk students with attendance, illness, emotional/social, needs and problems; to develop working relationships with students, parents, community groups and social service agencies, to assist in resolving attendance and other problems that interfere with school success; to discuss school programs, attendance requirement, behavior problems, and available services with parents; and to perform related work as required.

*Reading and Math test, CDL Required

SCHOOL OFFICE ASSISTANT

Salary Range 40 (Entry Level $18.45)Start Date: 8/12/2019

  • 1 position - 2.25 hrs/day, (Beresford) 10:45 - 1:00pm 
  • 1 position - 7 hrs/day, (Brewer Island) 
  • 1 position – .8 hrs/day, (George Hall)12:30–1:30pm Mon,Tues,Thurs,Fri. 
  • 1 position - 5.6 hrs/day,  (San Mateo Park)8:00am - 1:40pm M-F 

Definition

Under supervision, to perform a variety of clerical work of moderate difficulty; to operate a typewriter and/or microcomputer at a working level; to have a high level of public contact; to administer first aid; and to perform related work as required.

  • **Typing certificate of 45wpm+ with application
  • **Clerical and Math test required

SENIOR FOOD SERVICE ASSISTANT

Salary Range 37 (Entry Level $17.14/hr) Start Date 8/12/2019

  • 1 position – 2 hrs/day, (Central Kitchen) 7:30am-9:30am 

Definition

Under general supervision, to learn and perform skilled food production work in the central kitchen to prepare and package food for distribution to satellite kitchens; to learn and perform skilled work in a satellite kitchen to heat food, set up serving areas, serve

and sell food; to clean kitchen utensils, equipment and work surfaces; and do other related work as required.

  • **Food Services Test required

SITE KITCHEN OPERATOR-ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Salary Range 39 (Entry Level $17.96/hr) Start Date 8/12/2019

  • 1 position - 2.5 hrs/day, (Audubon) 11:30 - 2:00 
  • 1 position - 2.5 hrs/day, (Parkside) 10:15 am - 11:45 am, 12:00 - 1:00 pm
  • 1 position – 3.5 hrs/day, (San Mateo Park) 9:45 am-11:00 am, 11:30 am-1:45 pm 

Definition

Under general supervision, oversee daily site kitchen operations for the Child Nutrition Programs at an elementary school setting.  Participate in the preparation, cooking/heating and serving of hot and cold menu items to students and staff at an assigned elementary school site kitchen including but not limited to summer school and after school programs.  Maintain the kitchen and serving areas in a safe, clean and orderly condition; requisition, receive and store food and supplies; train and provide work direction and guidance to assigned staff and/or students; and to do related work as required.

  • **Food Service Test required

COMBINED POSITIONS

Bayside Academy

***Para-Educator II- Exceptional Children, Salary Range 41 (Entry Level $18.45/hr)

  • 1 position – 1.5 hrs/day (Bayside Academy) 10:30am-11:00, 12:00-1:00

AND

***Para-Educator I – Student Supervision, Salary Range 35 (Entry Level $15.93/hr)

  • 1 position – 1.5 hrs/day (Bayside Academy) 11:00-12:00, 1:00-1:30

The San Mateo-Foster City School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is governed by a policy which affirms that discrimination in any stage of the employment process is prohibited, and which ensures equality of opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical conditions, or physical handicap.