Site Assistant - San Mateo Homework Central

Homework Central (HWC) seeks an Site Assistant.

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About Homework Central

Homework Central (HWC) is a community-based, educational nonprofit that provides after school tutoring for students and support to their families. HWC operates four homework sites, two hours/day, Monday-Thursday. Our goal is to create a community of lifelong learners.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide homework assistance for 3rd-5th graders

  • Assist with snack time: prepare, serve, and clean up after student snack time

  • Assist students with the use of Chromebooks and other technology onsite

  • Support the Site Coordinator in assigned tasks

  • Attend mandatory staff meetings and professional development sessions


  • Reliable with a positive attitude

  • Communicate clearly with children and adults

  • Act responsibly and respectfully

  • Able to commit to two days a week for a minimum of 6 months.

  • Must be enrolled in a high school or college

  • Applicants under 18 year old must have a valid work permit from their high school.

  • Applicants 18 and over must submit a LiveScan fingerprinting paid for by Homework Central.

Reports to:

Program Director

Employment Type:

Part-time, Non-Exempt

Time Commitment:

2 - 3 days a week during the school year (M, Tu, Th 2:30-5:30; W 12:30-3:30)

Compensation & Benefits:

$13.50 per hour through December 31, 2019; $15.00 after January 1, 2020. Three days paid sick time available three months from the start date.

To Apply

For questions call our office at (650) 343-3423 or email To apply online visit our employment page at

Homework Central provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.