School-Wide Assistant: Lunchtime Assistant

Job Type

Part Time




33 Central Park West
New York
United States


Ethical Culture Fieldston School is a progressive PreK-12 independent school that has been serving students from throughout New York City and the surrounding suburbs since 1878.  ECF offers a rich curriculum in the arts, sciences, and humanities.  A co-ed, nonsectarian school, it serves a diverse community of about 1,700 students on two campuses -- one in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, and the other in Manhattan.  Ethical Culture School, located on the Upper West Side at 63rd Street and Central Park West, is comprised of approximately 450 students Pre-K through 5th Grade and 80 faculty members.



Ethical Culture Fieldston School is seeking an individual to work at our Ethical Culture division in Manhattan. The successful candidate will work 2 hours per day Monday - Friday:

  • Assist with lunch supervision in our lower grades
  • Support the nutrition goals of the lunch program
  • Supervise children at recess


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with children in a camp or school setting

​The ideal candidate will have experience working with young children. A flexible attitude, punctuality and a sense of humor are essential.

EEO Info

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. ECFS takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


No benefit.

Free lunch.

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

How to apply: To be considered for the above mentioned position, please send a letter of interest, a resume, and contact information for three references. Please generate all documents in MS Word or a converted .pdf file. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.