Make a difference in the community by becoming a Recreation Leader! The City of Milpitas is actively recruiting Recreation Leaders for after school programs at various elementary (ATB) and middle (LYFE) schools across Milpitas, and the new Teen Center.

What is a Recreation Leader?

Recreation Leaders plan, organize and implement recreation, cultural and athletic activities for the youth in Milpitas. Recreation Leaders get paid to play! It is a very fun and fulfilling job, that makes a positive impact on the youth in the community.

Time Commitment

After the Bell Elementary School shifts are typically Monday-Friday, from 1:00p.m. until 6:00p.m. LYFE Middle Schools shifts are typically Monday- Friday, from school dismissal until 5:30pm. Teen Center shifts are Monday-Friday, late afternoon to evenings, with some select weekends.

The fun doesn’t stop when the school year ends! Work hours available year round!

  • FREE Gym Membership at Milpitas Sports Center
  • Competitive Pay
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Paid Sick Time (Sick leave paid up to 24 hours for
    employees with longevity of 3 months or more.)
Apply Here

There are three easy ways to apply:

  • Apply Online
  • Email your resume to the Youth Programs Coordinator, Andrew Mendes (
  • Download the application HERE. Please return the application with a resume attached to the Milpitas Sports Center (1325 E. Calaveras Blvd).