Program Specialist (Effective 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR)

Job | Posted 15 days ago


Mexican American Student Services Department (MASSD) Program Specialist report to the Director of the MASSD and provide both direct and indirect support services district-wide. The MASSD Program Specialist analyze data, evaluate program success and ensure that the goals and objectives for the department are met.  MASSD Program Specialist should be considered subject matter experts in their assigned roles and provide consistent data-based reporting as requested.

MASSD Program Specialist may be assigned to work with a specific District department or program within the Mexican American Student Services Department based on the programmatic needs of the District.

A “program” refers to carrying out a specific service or specific activity within a department or the district.

Bachelor’s degree in Education, Social Services, Counseling, Mexican American Studies or a related field.
Two (2) years experience in providing direct services and program oversight for a program or project involving school age children.
Bilingual - (English/Spanish Proficiency)
Arizona IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card
Verbal & written communication skills in English and Spanish with a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions
Reliable mode of personal transportation
Availability to work flex hours as needed, to include evenings and/or weekends

Masters in Education, Social Services, Counseling, Mexican American Studies or a related field
Five or more years teaching experience in a K-12 setting
Appropriate Arizona Teaching Certificate
Extensive community contacts and outreach experience
Supervisory experience

Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
Valid AZ Driver's License required within 10 days of hire. Must not have accrued six points against driver’s license within the past two years. 
Reliable mode of personal transportation with evidence of auto insurance policy. Coverage must be valid throughout term of employment.

Effective 2020-2021 School Year
Location - Mexican American Student Services/Various Sites
White Collar - Grade 14
1.0 FTE - 8 hours per day
10.5 month position
Position available:
Program Specialist for Academic Empowerment & Engagement

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language.  
The hiring range for external candidates will be $19.37 per hour to $22.50 per hour, based on experience.

For more information on salary schedule, please visit the White Collar Agreement

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.


Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

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Tucson Unified School District

7820 E Wrightstown Rd., Unit 100, Tucson, AZ 85715
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$7,328 (USD)

State Average: $8,651 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

State Average: 23.13

% IEP Students


State Average: 12%


State Average: 143