Join Our Team!

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We need you, help us bring the best opportunities to all Castro Valley students. PlayCV is growing, and we're hiring NOW! We're expanding to all 9 Castro Valley Elementary Schools and both Middle Schools for the 2022/23 school year. We're looking for passionate and caring individuals to join our team. 

Maybe you are someone who wants to bring your passion to kids, and would want to teach an hour long after-school class in the subject matter of your choice. Maybe you are someone who is already working with students at one of the schools and you are looking for supplemental income. Maybe you are someone who is looking for an exciting or fulfilling part-time job. Whoever you are, we need you, your experience, and your passion.

Do you have a passion for art? For music? For Science? For Sports?

Are you an expert in personal finance? Coding? Robotics?

Do you enjoy hobbies such as crafting, sewing, hiking?

Come share you gifts with our kids!

Interested? Reach out to us. For more information or to share your ideas, you can email us at  Want to apply? Click here to download our employment application, then complete and email it to us at

PlayCV is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, creed, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Current Open Positions

The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructor

The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructors will be part of an after-school team dedicated to providing high quality programming to youth and their families. The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructor will facilitate activities for students in a structured and supportive environment. This may be a great fit for you if you enjoy working with students, developing their social-emotional skills, and making a direct impact on their ability to learn and their ability to have fun. The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructors work with students starting at the last bell at the end of the school day until the latest pickup time of 6pm, daily. The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructors are responsible for supporting students during scheduled Enrichment Classes, implementing supplemental enrichment activities, providing homework support, and guiding the behavioral, social and academic development of each student. The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructors also participate in PlayCV continuous improvement efforts in creating and refining enrichment activities such as classes, demonstrations, challenges or just plain fun. The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructors ensure students are supervised at all times, checked-in / checked-out, and that our students-to-instructor ratio is maintained. For 1st grade through 8th grade students, the ratio is 20:1. For TK & Kindergarten, the ratio is 10:1. Above all else, The Full P.L.A.Y. Instructors are responsible for ensuring the safety of our students.


We are seeking team members who are will and able to participate in all facets of the program, and who;

  • show flexibility, energy, creativity

  • have a love and understanding of children

  • demonstrate initiative while keeping the needs of the students in mind

  • have TK and/or elementary aged classroom experience or have After School and/or Summer Program experience

  • are fair, responsible, and consistent


This is a part-time position: 20-32 hours per week, 2:00 – 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, starting immediately. All incoming employees must submit to a LiveScan background check, must show proof of COVID vaccination or be willing to test weekly, and must show proof of a negative TB test within the last 12 months.