Native American Advisor - Title VI/JOM
COWETA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
2022 - 2023 SCHOOL YEAR
The following position is open for application at this time and will remain open until filled:
Native American Advisor- Title VI/JOM at Coweta Public Schools
License and Certification: Oklahoma Teaching Certificate
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Reports To: Assistant Superintendent and High School Principal
General Definition of and Conditions of Work:
The Native American Advisor provides additional communication between the parents and school for Title VI and JOM students in an effort to help students maintain satisfactory attendance and grades.
Essential Functions/Typical Tasks:
The minimum performance expectations include, but are not limited to, the following functions/tasks:
- Makes daily phone calls or visits to the home;
- Communicates with the parents informing them of available services;
- Maintains appropriate communication with site principals, counselors, teacher and teacher assistants.
- Prepares and maintains files and records;
- Instructs students in the area of Native American Cultures;
- Schedules age appropriate cultural events as needed for school sites;
- Coordinates Challenge Bowl activities;
- Answers correspondence as directed by supervisor;
- Attends appropriate conferences, and meetings to improve skills and knowledge of work;
- Maintains records and generates appropriate applications and reports;
- Schedules age appropriate cultural events as needed for each site;
- Complies and produces statistical information and reports;
- Maintains filing system as required by supervisor;
- Maintains confidential information of office related information;
- Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials and facilities;
- Complies with and supports school regulations and policies;
- Performs related tasks as assigned by building administrator(s) in accordance with the school/policies and practices.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Ability to communicate with the public effectively; through knowledge of division programs and policies;
- Ability to operate a variety of office equipment;
- Skill in use of data and word processing equipment;
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others;
- Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Candidate must possess good moral character.
This is sedentary work requiring stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, pulling, routine lifting up to approximately 20 pounds, grasping and repetitive motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word, and conveying detailed or important instructions to others accurately, loudly or quickly; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels, and to receive detailed information through oral communications and/or to make fine distinctions in sound; visual acuity is required for preparing and analyzing written or computer data, operation of machines, and determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work.
Performance will be evaluated on the ability and effectiveness in carrying out the above responsibilities by immediate supervisor.