Coos County Region of New Hampshire ( learn more )

North Country Education Services

Berlin, NH (Main office) ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3110177
  • Application Deadline: June 21, 2019
  • Posted : May 30, 2019
  • Starting Date: September 3, 2019

Job Description

Purpose: To support the office operations and provide education services to help adults improve basic skills, learn English, and prepare for high school equivalency tests.

Qualifications: Associates Degree (preferred), Paraeducator Certificate, or equivalent experience in education or human services field.                            

Experience: Two (2) years in an education or human services field

Reports to: Adult Learner Services Coordinator

Evaluations: Two (2) within the first 90 days (probationary period) one per year thereafter

Location: Berlin, NH, with remote sites Lancaster and Colebrook. Serves Coös County.
Salary/benefits: Pay is $21/hour, 190 days (7 hr/day) between Sept-June. Benefits include: health insurance, sick leave, NH Retirement System, and mileage reimbursement.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Attributes:

Knowledge of educational environments conducive to learning; ability to work independently as well as part of team; ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; ability to adopt an effective course of action based upon existing conditions; sound professional judgment; flexibility; respect for confidentiality.

Other Requirements of the Job:

Reliable means of transportation and ability to travel throughout Coos County and occasional travel to Concord, NH or other training locations in NH.

 At the direction of the ALS Coordinator, the responsibilities of the Assistant Coordinator are:

Operations Responsibilities    

Maintain records and submit reports to the ALS Coordinator regarding students and volunteers as required by funding sources and policies of NH Bureau of Adult Education.

Maintain/staff office hours in Lancaster, NH and Colebrook, NH; includes providing the direct services outlined below.

Direct Service Responsibilities

Identify, recruit, and evaluate adult students needing HiSET instruction, basic reading and math skills, and/or as English as a Second Language (ESL).

Provide educational instruction to adult students in reading, writing, science, and social students in an individual or classroom setting per guidelines of the Bureau of Adult Education.  (Note: Math is taught through separately by a math tutor).

Recruit volunteer tutors.

Train volunteer tutors as needed to supplement training/mentoring available through the Bureau of Adult Education.

Other Responsibilities

Represent Coös Adult Learner Services by attending required organizational meetings including WIOA and NHEP.

Promote public awareness by attending and or speaking to various community organizations.

Promote public awareness by advertising throughout Coös County in various publications and or postings (bulletin boards, flyers, social media, etc.).

Attend required staff meetings of Adult Learner Services and North Country Education Services.

Pursue professional growth and development training made available statewide by the New Hampshire Bureau of Adult Education.

All other duties as assigned by the ALS Coordinator.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $ 21.08 to $ 21.08 Per Hour
  • Job Categories : Instructional Support > Tutor
    Support Staff > Administrative Assistant
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    North Country Education Services 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.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • None degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Gayle Theberge , ALS Coordinator
    • 166 Main Street
    • Berlin, New Hampshire 03570

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