Richmond City Public Schools

Pre-K Floating Support Staff - Summer Hill Preschool (9970)

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Job Details

TitlePre-K Floating Support Staff - Summer Hill Preschool
Posting ID9970


Job Title:

Pre-K Floating Support Staff 

Grade Level/Terms of Employment:

Part-Time, $15/hour

FLSA Status:


Work Location:

Summer Hill Preschool

Immediate Supervisor:

School Principal

General Description:


The Pre-K Floating Support Staff will supervise and engage with groups of preschool-age children during mealtimes, nap time, teacher planning time, and other designated times during the day as needed. Supervision is needed between 10:30-2:30 daily with the opportunity for flexible scheduling within this timeframe (i.e. 10:30-12:30, 12:30-2:30, etc).



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining a safe, clean and fun environment for young children
  • Supervise students and ensure student safety and well-being
  • Interact with students in a manner which is appropriate to their developmental level, being fair, consistent and professional at all times
  • Assist with regular classroom and lunchroom routines and organization; Provide supervision during meal and nap times, set-up and pick-up of cots, distribution and clean-up of meals, etc.
  • Assist with classroom and lunchroom sanitation procedures (disinfecting tables, and toys, picking up trays and silverware, helping children pick up spilled food and trash, etc.)
  • Assist students with needs that may arise such as opening milk cartons and thermos bottles; Encourages good table manners 
  • Supervise children as they transition from one activity  or location to another in the classroom, cafeteria, multi-purpose room, hallway, restroom, playground 
  • Escort children to the restroom, assist with toileting and hand washing routines as necessary
  • Assist with safe student dismissal procedures established by the school
  • Provide supervision and support children as they transition between the regular school day and the aftercare program
  • Report all student injuries, accidents, illnesses, and discipline problems to the appropriate authority immediately  
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the school principal or designee



  • Experience working with young children in a childcare or school setting preferred
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Attentiveness to the needs and safety of young children
  • Caring and compassionate attitude when interacting with and caring for young children
  • Ability to work cooperatively and productively with other employees, students, staff and others contacted in a fast-paced, customer service-oriented workplace 
  • Ability to supervise children in an orderly and consistent manner following guidelines supplied by the principal or designee 
  • Must be able to follow oral and written directions and have the ability to work effectively and cooperatively with preschool age children and others
  • CPR/AED Certification appropriate to age group highly desirable
  • First Aid Certification highly desirable
Shift TypePart-Time
Salary Range$15.00 - $15.00 / Per Hour
LocationSummer Hill Preschool Center

Applications Accepted

Start Date11/03/2022