Outreach Worker

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08/10/2022
Position Areas
Instructional Support

Description

Please note that this posting closes at 3:00 pm on the date listed above.

Granite School District

If you have questions regarding this position, please contact Shawn Neilson, Associate Director at (385)-646-5426 or email sneilson@graniteschools.org

Hours per week: 29
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Job Title  Outreach Worker
Department  Educational Equity
Supervisor  Associate Director
Salary Schedule  Hourly Classified
Lane Placement  gg
Contract Length  Hourly Only
FLSA Classification  Non-exempt
Last Review Date  November 2020


Job Summary 
As an Outreach Worker you will be assigned to oversee a Family Engagement Center. The main goal for this position is to enhance every child’s education and learning experience by strengthening the partnership between schools, families, and the community. 
Attendance and physical presence are required and is an essential function of this position.
 
Essential Functions
  • Facilitate a warm and welcoming Family Engagement Center
  • Build positive relationships with the community, parents, students, teachers, staff, administrators, and co-workers.
  • Coordinate basic needs resources
  • Work with Community Partners
  • Teach academic and functional support skills to adults using district approved curriculum. Including but not limited to the following classes:
    • Adult ESL
    • Computer
    • Together Time
    • Family communication/advocacy
    • Parenting
    • Parent involvement in school- gradebook, portal, etc…
  • Attend assigned meetings
  • Attend District professional development trainings.
  • Assist principals and school community councils with partnership activities that meet the goals of their school parent involvement plan.
  • Work independently using initiative based on needs as well as collaboratively with school/community/district personnel.
  • Inform patrons/families of available school, GSD, and Community resources/services.
  • Assist assigned schools with SEP/SEOP/ APTT meetings.
  • Facilitate partnerships and involvement between parents, school, and school-parent organizations.
  • Turn in monthly reports
Non-Essential Functions
  • Other duties as assigned*
*This description should not be construed to contain every function/responsibility that may be required to be performed by an employee assigned to this position.  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of education, knowledge, and experience requirements; the machines, tools and equipment used; background; and any licenses or certifications required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Required Education and Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent
 
Required Prior Experience
none

Required Knowledge and Skills
Experience working with schools and families preferred.

Assigned Decision Making
none
 
Interactions with Others
  • Facilitate a warm and welcoming Family Engagement Center
  • Build positive relationships with the community, parents, students, teachers, staff, administrators, and co-workers.
  • Attend assigned meetings
  • Work with Community Partners
Supervisory Responsibility
none
 
Budget Responsibility
none
 
Working Environment
  • Build positive relationships with the community, parents, students, teachers, staff, administrators, and co-workers.
Physical Requirements – Not limited to the following:
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to speak and/or hear.  Frequently required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, and crouch.  Occasionally required to use hands to handle or feel and must occasionally climb or balance.
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time
  • Employee may be asked to assist with food pantry set up that would require lifting no more than 20 lbs.
Note:  The list of essential and marginal functions and of physical requirements is not exhaustive and may be supplemented in accordance with the requirements of the job.
 
 
 


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Granite School District

2500 South State Street , Salt Lake City, UT 84115
 

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FAMILY & COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

2500 South State Street , SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84115