Job Opportunities

***Updated 11/6/18***

Below are job opportunities available to high school students by area organizations that have contacted Saratoga High School. SHS in no way endorses any of these organizations but simply makes the information available to our student body. Students and their parents must to do their own due diligence on any organization that they contact. Students must also obtain a work permit from the Guidance Office for any paying job that they obtain if they are under age 18. 

  • Academic Coaching Work: In need of high performing seniors to help tutor students (for pay). Click here to learn more about the company. Click here to view the flier. Interested? Contact Caitlin Hoffman at (408) 205-5838 or 
  • Saratoga Star Aquatics: Hiring instructors ($15/hr) and lifeguards ($13/hr) plus a $200 sign-on bonus. They are seeking qualified individuals to fill positions in the brand new indoor aquatics center. There are positions with flexible hours open that offer competitive pay and benefits. Want to apply? Send them your resume that includes relevant experiences and references to Visit their website for more information and the application at . Click here to view the flyer. 
  • Queens Pumpkin Patch: Seasonal positions open in pumpkin patch helping kids with various activities such as train rides, petting zoo, water rides (like hamster balls and peddle boats). Also restocking pumpkins. Various shifts available- day, after school and weekends 
    Pay is minimum wage- $10.50/hr.They will also have positions opening for Christmas trees in several weeks. Call or text Melissa Coker at 772-521-1427 or email her at 
  • Milpitas Star Aquatic & Fitness: They are an aquatic facility that train and hire high school and college students to become swim instructors and lifeguards. They are currently hiring part time students with swimming background (swim team or water polo team members) would be interested. They start the pay rate at $15.50/h which is the highest in the Bay Area. Interested candidates please email Coach. Sam Anderson at: or visit them at Milpitas Star Aquatic and Fitness 1818 Clear Lake Ave, Milpitas, CA 95035
  • Misc. Jobs: An elderly woman in the neighborhood is requesting help (for pay) with odd jobs around the yard/house (i.e. weeding, gardening, changing air filters, etc.). If interested, contact Muriel at 408-741-2220.
  • Banana Republic: The sales associate position for the holidays is open at the Banana Republic in Los Gatos (25 University Ave). You can work flexible hours and shifts, have fun, get paid and have an amazing discount at all their GAP brands. Click here to view the flier. For more information, please contact Click HERE to apply. Preferred age is 16-17 years old.
  • AMC Saratoga 14: Multiple positions are currently open at this location. No job experience necessary. Just apply to to become part of the AMC family. Along with having a fun place to work, you will receive free movies, and get to participate in their holiday activities! The current open positions are: Concession Cashier, Box Office Cashier, Usher, Usher Porter. 
  • Bambino Sitters: A babysitting app which connects families with local sitters. It's a great opportunity for students to earn extra money in your free time sitting for local families in the area (you set your own rates, work when you want, qualify for bonuses, etc).  
  • Sears Holdings Corporation: Cashier/Softlines Associate - Seasonal. Sales - Home Appliances. Both in San Jose. Apply online at