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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3077128
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : April 4, 2019

Job Description



POSITION:   Parent and Family Specialist

  1. Higher Education degree or in progress in related field. (urban, low-income, non-English speaking)
  2. Experience with working with families
  3. Bilingual/Bicultural
  4. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.(written and oral)
  5. Preferred connection to community

REPORTS TO:    Principal
SUPERVISES:     Assignments as determined by the Principal
JOB GOAL:        Develops coordinated programs, services and activities that support parents and caregivers in understanding and participating in the educational process at The Doran, for their benefit and for their students.

  1. Directs the Doran Family Center and documents its activities.
  2. Assists school administration with recruitment of potential students and their families.
  3. Develop and hosts visitor programs (student, parents, educators)
  4. Develops a range of materials for the school and the Doran Family Center. (newsletters, website, visitor materials, student recruitment, etc.)
  5. Assists in coordination of community groups that will work with students, families and staff.
  6. Develop a 5 year institutional growth plan for Doran Family Center.
  7. Assist in the development of creative/cultural Arts Collaborative.
  8. Serve as a member of Wellness Team (prevent, intervene, recuperate)
  9. Coordinate parent education component
  10. Assist in translations-meetings, documents, announcements, etc.
  11. Serve as a member of the Leadership Team
  12. Assist with orientation for new students/parents/families.
  13. Conduct and/or assist with home visits as needed.
  14. Able to work a flexible schedule (8-4, 10-6, 12-8)

SALARY AND TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Salary to be negotiated

Closing Date for Applications:  As indicated on webpage
The Fall River Public Schools offers all programs, activities, and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin,
sexual orientation, and disability.

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Language: Spanish
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Fall River Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Contact Information

    • Megan Souza
    • 417 Rock Street
    • Fall River, MA 02720
    • Fall River, Massachusetts 02720

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