Recess Buddies at WES

Recess Buddies – paid position

  • Time Commitment: 1.5-3 hours per week
  • Where: Williamstown Elementary School
  • Work Hours: 10:00 am – 1:30 pm daily (or part thereof)
  • Contact: Jennifer Swoap
  • Common Application

Update [as of 5/25/21]: We are hopeful to run the Recess Buddies program in person during the 2021-22 school year, but please check back for updates after mid-August.

Interested in getting to know younger elementary students over a lively conversation at lunch and recess? Recess Buddies support, play with, and encourage students at Williamstown Elementary School. Your time will be spent hanging out with kids during their lunch break, and participating and helping to facilitate play during recess. A willingness to be engaged and playful, get outside, and provide a listening ear for young kids are important for this position. Williamstown Elementary is within walking distance of the Williams campus (5-10 minute walk).