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Job Opening Information Community Schools Coordinator

Job Number
21-188
Position Start Date
9/7/2021

Position Title
Community Schools Coordinator
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Salary/Pay Scale
Per BTA Contract
Job Description

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Community School Coordinators work within assigned schools to develop and implement the community school model. Although specific duties are defined by the needsof the school in which a coordinator serves, duties include:

Leadership:

  • Work with school administration to develop and implement the community school approach.
  • Serve on assigned school teams representing community school concepts.
  • Provide leadership to promote the community school model.
  • Facilitate focus groups of administrators, teachers, school staff, parents, and students identifying areas of strength and challenges within the school.
  • Develop an inventory that outlines resources and gaps in service

Development of Partnerships:

  • Utilize data from the district's needs assessment to recruit and organize partnerships to meet school needs.
  • Align community and school resources to ensure coherence without duplication of services

Family Engagement:

  • Direct family engagement and involvement in collaboration with school staff and administration.
  • Develop opportunities to allow underrepresented parents a voice while providing schools with needed feedback from parents traditionally disengaged from school.
  • Develop and facilitate events that are designed to bring families together for fun and sharing

Intern Supervision:

  • Supervise graduate and undergraduate student interns each semester to help develop the community school model

Administrative:

  • Maintain records and data necessary for program evaluation.
  • Supervise data collection from interns and volunteers.
  • Facilitate organization and oversight of any necessary paperwork required by the school district
Civil Service Title
Community Schools Coordinator
Job Qualifications

REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Masters Degree in social work or education
  • NYS Certification (Social Work or Teacher Certification) or Certifiable in social work
  • Three years post-graduate experience preferred
  • Experience working with or in schools is preferred but not required
Application Procedure
  • Three (3) Professional References Required - These must be filled out in the section of your application where requested.
Job Category
Guidance Counselor/Social Worker
Job Location
Various (both district-based and center-based)

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