9-1. Work Schedule and Work Space

PSRPs are on duty seven hours and fifteen minutes each school day, exclusive of a thirty-minute lunch period. PSRPs shall be scheduled for a ten-minute relief period during the morning and a ten-minute relief period during the afternoon. PSRPs assigned to a local school site shall not be required to sign out for lunch unless they are leaving the school building. The hours of arrival and departure and lunch time are designated by the principal. In setting the starting and ending time for PSRPs, principals shall not act arbitrarily or capriciously nor shall they establish these times as a form of discipline. The BOARD shall provide adequate work space for all PSRPs, including citywide PSRPs, appropriate to their job duties. The work space shall include, at minimum, a desk, chair, access to a computer, working copiers, printers and telephones.