Program Assistant (Runners)  

Columbia Heights – Highland Elementary School

Desired Qualifications:
Experience as a Teaching Assistant is preferred.
Good communication skills; Ability to work on a team; Organized; Flexible; Positive Attitude: Ability to complete tasks independently;
Some heavy lifting may be required.

About the position:
Program assistants are responsible for setting up classrooms before Summer Academy and tearing down classrooms at the close of Summer Academy.  During Summer Academy, program assistants duties include, but are not limited to, helping supervise the playground during break time, conveying messages, maintaining paperwork, copying, cleaning, and assisting teachers and staff as necessary.

Program Dates: & Information
Before Summer Academy: June 11 – June 13
– Hours 7:00 – 4:00 unless otherwise directed
During Summer Academy: June 14– June 30
– Hours 7:00 – 1:00 unless otherwise directed
– Extended days (June 16 & June 23) & Open House (June 29) will require additional hours
After Summer Academy: July 1
– 7:00 – 4:00 unless otherwise directed

Program Assistants are paid $12 per hour.

Interested Candidates:
Complete the application and upload your letter of interest


Interested candidates must submit materials by May 7th.  Interviews will be the week of May 9th.

Please email Mike Schroeder at

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