Job Description


Native American Student Services Department (NASSD) Program Specialist report to the Director of the NASSD and provide both direct and indirect support services district-wide. The NASSD Program Specialist analyzes data, evaluate program success and ensure that the goals and objectives for the department are met. NASSD Program Specialist should be considered subject matter experts in their assigned roles and provide consistent data based reporting as requested.

NASS Program Specialist may be assigned to a specific department or program within the Native American Student Services Department based on the programmatic needs of the District.


Bachelor is degree in Education, Social Services, Counseling, Native American Studies or a related field.


Two (2) years experience in providing direct services and program oversight for a program or project involving school age children.

Arizona IVP Fingerprint Clearance Card

Verbal & written communication skills in English and Spanish with a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions

Availability to work flexible hours as needed, to include evenings and/or weekends.


Master’s in Education, Social Services, Counseling, Native American Studies, or a related field

Bilingual (English/Spanish) proficiency

Appropriate Arizona Teaching Certificate

Extensive community contacts and outreach experience

Supervisory experience


Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

Must hold a current Driver’s license and personal vehicle insurance coverage greater than or equal to the state required minimum for car insurance as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.

Effective: 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Native American Student Services
Classification: White Collar

FTE: 1.0 - 8 hours per day
Work Calendar: 10.5 month

Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

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Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Roxanne Begay-James
Title Director
Phone 520-908-3906
Applications will be accepted beginning
Thursday, September 8, 2022 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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