Job Description


The Community Education Activity Helper is responsible for the instruction, care, and development of children ranging from 6 weeks old to pre-kinder and for facilitating communication between staff members assigned to their team. Depending on department needs and program staffing, must be willing to be temporarily reassigned to another school as necessary.


Must be at least 18 years of age

High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Arizona IVP fingerprint clearance card

CPR and First Aid Certification must be submitted at time of hire. Certification must be maintained current during course

of employment.

Must have reliable mode of transportation.

Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.

Any equivalent combination of experience, training or education.


Six (6) months of childcare experience


Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Bloodborne Pathogen training offered by TUSD Risk Management Department.

Documentation of a negative tuberculosis screening test, administered within 12 months before the start date; or if a candidate has had a positive test, a written statement signed and dated by a health care provider within six months before the start date stating candidate is free from infectious active tuberculosis. A negative tuberculosis screening test is required every 12 months of employment.

Post offer/pre-hire Physical Examination with 50 lb. Lift Test to be done by one of the clinics with which the District contracts and sign a Medical History form

12 hours of the Department of Economic Services (DES) health and safety classes (required within 60 days of hire - at no cost to employee.

Must be able to obtain a Food Handler’s Certificate (required within 60 days of hire).

Complete and maintain 18 hours of required state trainings per year.

Effective: 2022-2023SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Community Schools - Broadway & Park Area

Site Assignments -

Dunham Elementary School - - 29th & Harrisson - 3 Positions .25 FTE / 2 hrs per day each

Gale Elementary School - Broadway & Camino Seco Area - 3 Positions .25 FTE / 2 hrs per day each

Henry Elementary School - Speedway & Camino Seco Area - 2 Positions .25 FTE / 2 hrs per day each

Hudlow Elementary School - Broadway and Kolb area - 1 position .25 FTE/ 2 hrs per day

Kellond Elementary School - Broadway & Wilmot Area - 1 position .625 FTE/ 5 hrs per day

Lineweaver Elementary School - Broadway & Alvernon Area - 1 position .5 FTE/ 4 hrs per day

Marshall Elementary School ( - 22nd St & Harrison Area - 1 position .5 FTE/ 4 hrs per day

Marshall Elementary School ( - 22nd St & Harrison Area - 2 positions .25 FTE/ 2 hrs per day

Mary Belle McCorkle Academy of Excellence K-8 - Ajo & Mission Area - 1 position .25 FTE/ 2 hrs per day

Sam Hughes Elementary School - Speedway & Tucson Blvd. Area - 2 positions .25 FTE / 2 hrs per day each

Sewell Elementary School - 5th St & Craycroft area - 1 Position - .25 FTE / 2 hrs per day

Soleng Tom Elementary School ( - Broadway & HOughton Area - 1 Position, .625 FTE /5 hrs per day

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

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Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Elizabeth Castro Hernandez
Title Administrative Assistant
Phone (520) 731-5205
Applications will be accepted beginning
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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