TEMPORARY DISTANCE LEARNING COORDINATOR-(THRU 6/22/22) (#169)

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2010914
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : April 11, 2022

Job Description

ANNOUNCEMENT OF A VACANCY FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

 

Temporary Distance Learning Coordinator (thru 6/22/22)
SCALE - Somerville Center for Adult Learning Experiences

 

Job Goal: The Distance Learning Coordinator will be tasked with increasing student engagement, learning gains, and post-placement outcomes through connecting students to online instructional programming. SCALE’s distance learning coordinators ensure students can take classes anywhere and at any time. SCALE Distance Learning Coordinator will serve as an integral member of the SCALE leadership team, providing advice, counsel, coaching, and professional development support to program administrators, teachers, education and career advisors, and students.

 

Responsibilities:
•Work collaboratively with Program Administrators and Education and Career advisors to strengthen remote student pathways leading to credential attainment.
•Works collaboratively with Program Administrators and Director of Continuing Education serving as an instructional coach to ELL and ABE departments around aligning instruction with the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education (CCRSAE) and integrating digital literacy into SCALE programming.
•Serve as the program coordinator of CISCO IT Academy training program for SCALE students working collaboratively with IT instructors to design remote and hybrid program opportunities.
•Act as liaison with the SPS IT department to ensure seamless integration of SPS technology protocols.
•Work collaboratively with Program Administrators to identify instructional tools and materials to strengthen academic rigor and align career readiness content to include soft skills, digital literacy, and career assessments, etc.
•Provide academic instruction through in class and small group settings to students through use of online instructional tools.
•Consult and collaborate with staff around developing structures for remote student support, community engagement, social emotional referrals and learning pathways.
•Develop a monitoring/record system to track student’s job, community, and educational engagement.
•Provide consultation to students about obtaining accommodations in college, technical/trade school, or employment.
•Manage caseload of students as needed, including HiSET, ADP, and GOAL students preparing for program completion.
•Develop and oversee the implementation of a digital literacy instruction through Northstar digital literacy platform
•Develop student orientation process introducing registering for Chromebooks, k12 emails, and accessing Google platforms
•Other related duties, as needed.

 

Qualifications:
•Appropriate Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Educator's Licensure is required.
•Experience with college and career bound special education students.
•Ability to outreach and form long-standing relationships with colleges, community partnerships, and social service agencies.

 

Terms of Employment:
•Temporary / Part Time
•Grant Funded position thru 6/22/22
•Monday thru Friday, 8:45a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
•$35 per hour worked / Up to 18.75 hours per week

 

Position Reports to: Director of Continuing Education or Designee

 

NOTE: •Applications are only accepted online 

 

The Somerville Public Schools does not discriminate in its programs, facilities, or employment or educational opportunities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, home status, marital/civil union status, sex/gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, citizenship status, place of birth, national origin, ancestry, cultural identity, genetics or military status, and does not tolerate any form of retaliation, or bias-based intimidation, threat or harassment that demeans individuals’ dignity or interferes with their ability to learn or work.

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
  • Employer Description

    Education - Inspiration - Excellence are the themes that characterize the instructional services, departments and programs of the Somerville Public Schools.

    Our Mission: The Somerville Public Schools is dedicated to the realization of the full intellectual, physical, social, and emotional potential of all students. Our talented team of teachers and other professionals provides every student with the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to be successful throughout their lives. This is accomplished through the delivery of innovative instruction guided by the Massachusetts Curriculum and Somerville Curriculum Frameworks, and supported through partnerships with organizations such as Primary Source, and the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach at Tufts University. Learn more about us...

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    Contact Information

    • Central HR
    • 8 Bonair St.
    • Somerville, Massachusetts 02145

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