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Position Title
Lunch Monitor
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School Related Personnel
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Job Description

Lunch Monitor Role

This position involves responsibility for supervising the behavior of children in a variety of school related activities.  These activities may include any of the following:  guides children safely across streets and intersections; supervises children in corridors, playgrounds, school buses, locker rooms and restrooms.  The work is performed under general supervision from a teacher or other professional employee.  Does related work as required.


Lunch Monitor Expectations 

  • Supervises student in cafeteria and on school premises;
  • Assists children in lower grades with wearing apparel;
  • Assists teachers in maintaining order in classrooms and cafeterias;
  • Performs a variety of related tasks as required.

Lunch Monitor Key Qualities 

  • Ability to supervise the behavior of children;
  • Working knowledge of first aid methods.


Civil Service Title
School Monitor
Job Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma.
Application Procedure

About Schenectady City Schools

With a population of nearly 10,000 students, the Schenectady City School District is one of the largest in the Capital Region. With an incredibly diverse population we are committed to ensuring that all children feel valued, are safe and will learn. We place the highest priority on a culture of equity, ensuring that race, economics, and disability are never predictors of student achievement.  Every child in our district counts and will be supported each step of the way, along the path to graduation.


The Schenectady City School District is committed to hiring members of protected classes and residents of the City of Schenectady. For more information on the District’s recruitment and hiring plan, please contact the Human Resources Office at 881-2000 ext. 40133. The Schenectady City School District does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, veteran status, national origin, race or gender.  This policy is in compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Regulations and By-Laws of the Board of Education of the Schenectady City School District.

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