Family & Community Empowerment (FCE) Specialist
The FCE Specialist is responsible for programming to support member district staff and parents in assisting their students to achieve and sustain academic success through facilitating and coordinating meetings and events at schools sites, encourage and promote family participation in programs, and develop and maintain school and community partnerships.
The FCE Specialist position is a full-time, temporary eight month position through June 21, 2013. Salary range is competitive and dependent in part on education and experience. A more detailed job description is available upon request; please contact Sue Anderson at 763-450-1302 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Start date is negotiable, preferably by November 26, 2012.
The FCE Specialist must have a genuine interest in working with staff and parents to influence and support student academic success; ability to link families and community resources; support child advocacy, understand conflict resolution; mentoring and motivational skills; and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
A Bachelor Degree in Social Science, Education, Counseling or related field is required; with a minimum of two years experience in the area of parents and families, community resources and multicultural populations. Prior experience in an educational setting is strongly preferred.
Send letter of interest, resume, copies of transcripts from all colleges and universities, and a minimum of three letters of recommendation. All applications are due by November 12, 2013.
All materials should be emailed to Sue Anderson: email@example.com
Criminal Background Check
For persons not currently employed by Northwest Suburban, final appointment to all positions is contingent upon the results of a criminal background check.