Parent Educator (CC: 6711 Mitchell) (CC: 6709 Moya)

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Non-Instructional Support

Description

TITLE: Parent Educator

Position:
To coordinate and monitor the involvement of parents in the education of their children; to serve as a liaison between parents and school personnel to facilitate increased student achievement.

Qualifications:

  • High school education or equivalent
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
  • Proficiency in basic computer software applications
  • Ability to effectively communicate and maintain effective working relationships with parents, district personnel of all levels, and outside agencies
  • Possess an understanding of class and cultural backgrounds of community families
  • Have experience in collaborative leadership
  • Advocates for families and children
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, take initiative and work independently with minimum supervision
  • Ability to maintain organized, comprehensive records for reporting purposes
  • Possess group leadership skills

Essential Duties:

  • Serve as a liaison between parents/guardians, school personnel and community agencies
  • Collaborate with school personnel to create a positive school climate
  • Build awareness of the Isaac School District resources
  • Build awareness of national, state and local organizations working in the area of parental involvement and share resources with school community
  • Compile and maintain information at the school site, with resources and activities affecting parental involvement
  • Serve as a member of the site council or leadership team
  • Work with the school leadership team in the writing of school goals aligned with the six standards for successful parent involvement
  • Work with school and district leadership to develop a school/family involvement policy
  • Develop and implement effective family involvement strategies and activities to empower students and families
  • Review data collected from parent surveys, etc, and report findings to the leadership and staff as requested
  • Collaborate with district and school leadership to compose a survey to identify family/parent needs and expectations
  • Conduct a needs assessment of school population on parent needs and expectations
  • Attend meetings and trainings pertaining to parent involvement within district and out of district
  • Provide programs and activities to address needs of parents and school, based on the needs assessment results
  • Provide training for staff and parents as requested and as needed
  • Collaborate with school personnel and parents to establish strong community partnerships


Supervision:
Supervision will be provided directly by the school principal as well as by an appointed district administrator

Posted By

Isaac School District

3348 W. MCDOWELL RD , PHOENIX, AZ 85009
 

At the following locations

Mitchell Elementary School

1700 North 41st Avenue , Phoenix, AZ 85009