ACE Family Engagement Specialist (Cycle 9-CIS):
Communities In Schools of The South Plains, Inc.® is seeking to fill a Family Engagement Specialist position to plan, coordinate, and implement programs that encourage family engagement. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check, possess a valid driver’s license, be adaptable to meet parent needs, have experience in effective communication with parents, and exhibit knowledge/experience with child development and family support services. Other duties include traveling to rural centers on a regular basis, working with families in diverse cultures, and working evenings on parent activity nights. Family Engagement Specialists will be housed at the CIS admin office in Lubbock, TX. This position requires a bachelor’s degree in education or related field and three or more years’ experience. An associate’s degree may be substituted.
ACE Site Coordinator Substitute Opening (Cycle 10):
Communities In Schools of The South Plains, Inc. ® is seeking to fill two part-time, substitute ACE Site Coordinator positions at Shallowater Elementary and Roosevelt Elementary to work with students at risk of dropping out of school. Both positions are substitute and temporary positions that pay a highly competitive hourly rate. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check, possess a valid driver’s license, have excellent communication skills, and experience in data entry, activity planning, and supervising. Other duties include implementation of before and after school programs and coordination of community resources to meet student needs. Experience in management and/or working with at-risk students is a desirable.