Family & Student Engagement Community Care Lead

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Position Title:   Family & Student Engagement Community Care Lead

F.T.E: 25 hours per week, temporary (not benefits eligible but may be eligible for paid time off)

Pay Rate: $15/hour

Location: 1460 E Forest Ave, Detroit, MI 48207

Reports To: Executive Director Michigan Region

Start Date: September 2020

Click to Apply: Distinctive Schools


The Mission of Distinctive Schools, an educational practice leader committed to social justice and the elevation of access and achievement in historically marginalized communities, is to support each child in becoming an engaged and curious learner, a confident self-advocate, and a creative problem-solver by setting high expectations and nurturing a positive culture that honors diversity, collaboration, and optimism.


Position Description:

A Distinctive Schools Family & Student Engagement Community Care Lead will work to support families in engaging in our Community Care programming both in person and online.  They will help families to access our online programming and also work to help families complete the enrollment process. This person will: 

  • Student Recruitment and Enrollment Support:

  • Support the Regional Student Enrollment and Engagement Manager and Campus Office teams in recruiting and enrolling students 

  • Attend and help to plan in person and virtual enrollment events 

  • Support the Student Enrollment and Engagement Manager in following up with students who have enrolled but who have not attended online classes  

  • Instructional Support:

    • Support Distinctive Schools families with accessing digital tools for instruction (applications, programs, site navigation)

  • Daily Tracking and Reporting  of Family Interactions

  • Other duties as assigned



    • High School Diploma

    • Must be able to pass a background Check

    • Successfully complete DS COVID Training  


    Why Join the Distinctive Schools Team:

    • We are a collaborative team of professionals supporting each other to instill a love of learning in our students

    • We empower students, families and staff to contribute to our mission in a meaningful way

    • We make an impact in our communities by serving some of the most historically marginalized in the city



    Distinctive Schools is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other personal characteristic protected by applicable law. 


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    Distinctive Schools

    1460 E Forest Ave., Detroit, MI 48207