PARENT LIAISON- LHS (FLUENCY IN PORTUGUESE PREFERRED)

Lowell High School ( learn more )

Lowell Public Schools

Lowell, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3179994
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 28, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

POSITION: Parent Liaison (part-time) Lowell High School
REPORTS TO: Shall be responsible to, and report directly to the Head of School
EFFECTIVE DATE OF EMPLOYMENT: 2019-2020 School Year

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 2019– 2020 School Year (15 to 18 hours per week).
SALARY: $15.00 per hr.

PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. To assist in the support and implementation of the District/School based goals of parent involvement.
2. To assist in the planning and implementation of meaningful programs and activities for parents.
3. To participate in the development and implementation of the schools USIP parent involvement goals and objectives.
4. To assume responsibility for maintaining records related to School/Family Compacts.
5. To assist in the development and dissemination of parent information which will increase parent knowledge of programs and activities within the school and district.
6. To attend a monthly parent liaison training/meeting.
7. Willing to work flexible hours and attend evening meetings.
8. To assist in the coordination and integration of parent involvement strategies with other city programs and agencies.
9. To make parent contacts when needed through letters, newsletters, phone conversations and home visits (when needed with social workers, nurses or teachers).
10. To work with parent/teachers to plan programs that increase parental participation in school activities.
11. To conduct needs/interest survey to identify subjects important to parents and their children to better plan workshops/activities.
12. To provide parent training to help parents help their children at home to improve their basic skills.
13. To help plan and organize a program of parent volunteers for the classroom at the school.
14. To perform such other tasks as may be required by the Title I Program.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Public Affairs / Relations
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Lowell 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.

    Job Requirements

    • REQUIREMENTS:

      1. A High School Diploma.
      2. Must have dissemination skills for printing newsletters and other publications.
      3. Must have good organizational skills.
      4. Must be willing to work flexible hours and attend evening meetings.
      5. Must have good communication skills.
      6. Preference may be given to a parent of a child attending the school.
      7. Fluency in Portuguese/English preferred.
    • No experience required
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Marianne Busteed , Head of School
    • 50 Fr. Morrissette Blvd
    • Lowell, Massachusetts 01852

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