Program Worker, Student Support Services

Employment type
Part Time
about 1 month ago
Los Angeles, CA

20 hours/week, part-time

The Program Worker will support the LA’s BEST Student Support Services Department activities. This position reports to the Director of Student Support Services.

Description of Duties

  • Type accurately using a computer keyboard
  • Prepare, modify, and update spread sheets
  • Produce, retrieve, and store word-processing and e-mail documents
  • Use computer to input, edit, extract, and format data and information
  • Enter data utilizing computer system and programs for functions such as LA’s BEST database
  • Check and track attendance to trainings; check and track expenditures for accuracy
  • Call and/or e-mail site coordinator to retrieve or communicate pending information
  • Input education department purchases and stipend payment requests in LA’s BEST Database; track delivery of supplies purchased
  • Assist with the planning and facilitation of special projects and events
  • Other duties as assigned

Professional Qualifications

  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with LAUSD/LA’s BEST Staff
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to organize files and keep accurate records

Knowledge of

  • English composition, basic arithmetic
  • Office practices and procedures
  • Operation of various office machines, such as a fax, copier and scanner
  • Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher
  • Familiarity with Fog Bugz an asset

Other Requirements

  • Eligible to accept LAUSD/LA’s BEST assignment
  • Willing to work Saturdays (occasionally)
  • Willing to travel to off-site trainings and events
  • First Aid and CPR certification


Graduation from high school or evidence of equivalent educational proficiency

To apply

Interested applicants can email Justine Lozano at  [email protected].