Ke Kula 'o Samuel M. Kamakau
Laboratory Public Charter School

The first day of the 2021-2022 school year for K-12 student has been delayed until the week of Monday, August 9th. Please check your keiki schedules (Mon/Tues or Thurs/Fri).  Nā Pualei preschool students are scheduled to return on Monday, August 16th.
Ko Kamakau » Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

For Immediate Hire- 
Recruiting for the following positions for the 2022-2023 School Year-
  • Kumu Papa 7-12, Pelekānia (Secondary English Teacher)
  • Kumu Papa 7-12, Pili Hellu (Secondary Math Teacher)
  • Kumu Papa 7-12, Akeakamai (Secondary Science Teacher)


General Experience Requirement:
FLUENT IN THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE. Teacher's license in the state of Hawaiʻi for Teachers

HR Clerk- 35 hours/week

We are looking to hire a PCS Clerk IV for our small PreK-12 Hawaiian Immersion public charter school in Kāneʻohe.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Human Resources
    • Maintain and manage personnel files with employment records and documents
    • Process and maintain all employee benefits and documentation
    • Manage and maintain employee vacation and sick leave system, including keeping documentation of accrual calculations up-to-date.
    • Payroll – Process and verify payroll with employee timesheets using HR Symphony by Altres
    • Maintain all payroll deductions and pay increases
    • Know the different union rules and regulations
  • Accounts Clerk –
    • Accounts payable
    • Process payments as received and get necessary approvals
    • Accurately code and post entries to accounts log
    • Accurately post entries into QuickBooks
    • Collect payments on iPad using Square, cash or check
  • General Office Tasks
    • Participate in staff meetings
    • Manage special projects and duties as assigned
  • Actively participate and increase use of the Hawaiian Language, as required by school policy.


Skills and Abilities:

Must be organized and able to focus on tasks at hand. Must be deadline driven and respond to the schoolʻs needs in a timely manner. Ability to solve problems independently. Converse in the Hawaiian Language or actively participate in a Hawaiian Language class. Shall be dedicated to the spirit and goals in Nā Honua Mauli Ola – Hawaiian Guidelines for Culturally Healthy and Responsive Learning Environments.



Associateʻs degree in business or related field or 3 years of experience in duties above. Excellent communication skills, both in speech and writing. Knowledge and experience in computer-based databases, payroll and communication tools. Valid Driverʻs license.


Pay Range and Benefits:

We are a part of the State of Hawaiʻi system, pay and benefits are as followed:

  • Pay is based on the State of Hawaiʻi DHRD salary range
  • Medical benefits with the Hawaiʻi Employer-Union Trust Fund (EUTF)
  • Retirement with the Employeesʻ Retirement System of the State of Hawaiʻi (ERS)
  • Paid State and Federal holidays
  • Accrued personal and sick leave
  • Union: Hawaiʻi Government Employees Association (HGEA)


All interested candidates, please email:

Cover Letter


References with contact information (email and/or phone number)


Puamōhala McKeague, PCS Administrator

[email protected]




Recruiting for the following positions for the 2021-2022 School Year-
• Preschool Teacher (Full Time)
• Elementary & Secondary Teachers (Full Time)
• Elementary Educational Assistants (Full Time)
General Experience Requirement:
FLUENT IN THE HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE. Teacher's license in the state of Hawaiʻi for Teachers; Bachelor's degree or completion of college course work for Educational Assistants.