Media Release

 

Thursday, July 12, 2012
For Immediate Release
Communications

Contact: Diana Paul
Telephone: 229-6501

 

City Of Las Vegas Hiring For Safekey Positions
Positions Needed For 2012-2013 School Year

 

The city of Las Vegas is looking to fill 67 positions in its Safekey program. Positions average 19-25 hours per week with a pay range from $10-$12 per hour.

The Safekey program is a before- and after-school recreational enrichment program that is offered at 68 Clark County School District elementary schools within the city of Las Vegas. The program provides a safe environment where children in kindergarten through 5th grade can receive homework assistance, have a nutritious afternoon snack and engage in lots of fun activities.  

Positions available for the 2012-2013 school year include Safekey site assistant and Safekey site leader. Some of the requirements are:

• Minimum 18 years of age.
• High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
• First Aid and CPR Certification at time of hire/reclassification.
• Need to maintain the physical agility necessary to demonstrate and maintain sports, and other recreation games and activities, move and maintain equipment, and other physical activities as needed to provide the safety, welfare and security necessary.
• Formal and informal education or training that ensures the ability to read and write at a level necessary for successful job performance.

A PRNS Hourly Application can be downloaded from the city’s website at, www.LasVegasNevada.gov/employment, or obtained at the city of Las Vegas Safekey office at 1651 S. Buffalo Drive (at Oakey Boulevard). Office hours are Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Call (702) 229-3399 for more information. Position descriptions can also be found at www.lasvegasnevada.gov/files/SafekeyJobDescriptions.pdf.

Any offer of employment is conditional and subject to successful completion of a background investigation including but not limited to drug screening, fingerprint based criminal background check, Child Abuse and Neglect Registry clearance (NRS 432B.290.)

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