Job Description

Openings as of 12/12/2018
School Support Staff

  • School Community Liaison at Catalina Family Community Resource Center (2018-2019 School Year) JobID: 11777
  • Position Type:
    School Support Staff/School Community Liaison

  • Date Posted:
    11/30/2018

  • Location:
    Family & Community Outreach

  • Closing Date:
    01/06/2019

  • Hours Per Day:
    8.0
    Certification Status:
    NonCertified
    FTE:
    1.0
    Months:
    12
      
    SUMMARY
    Serves as a liaison between the school and the home and encourages parents and community involvement in school activities. This position provides referrals or works with TUSD services and resources and external social service agencies to provide information to staff, students and families as needed.

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
    High School Diploma or G.E.D. AND
    Five (5) years experience in public relations, social services, volunteer programs, or community services programs.
    OR
    Associates degree in social science or related field AND
    Three (3) years of experience in public relations, social services, volunteer programs or community services programs

    Demonstrated knowledge and involvement with community services.
    Verbal and written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions
    Reliable mode of transportation
    Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education
    Availability to work flex hours as needed, to include evenings and/or weekends

    SCHOOL COMMUNITY LIAISON @ FAMILY CENTERS ADDITIONAL DUTIES INCLUDE:
    Create a positive and welcoming environment for TUSD Family Resource Center.
    Answer phones.
    Provide regular opportunities for family engagement by informing families about workshops, school events, and volunteer opportunities through a variety of avenues.
    Maintain complete and accurate records of activity at the center, as directed by program coordinators and director in Family and Community Outreach Department.
    Participate in outreach activities to help increase family and community engagement.
    Seek and secure opportunities for collaboration with community partners.
    Work under the direction of the program coordinators and director in Family and Community Outreach Department to ensure success of family engagement efforts.
    Assist with transportation of parents, as necessary.
    Maintain clothing bank by creating a welcoming environment and ensuring cleanliness and accessibility of needed items for TUSD students and families.
    Maintain food pantry by receiving, distributing, and properly storing food items, and maintaining required documentation.
    Communicate with Family Resource Center Program Coordinator about daily operations of the center.
    Compile and report data to Family Resource Center Program Coordinator.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Experience working with multi-cultural populations and youth.
    Bilingual in English and Spanish

    ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE
    FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).
    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
    Valid AZ Driver's License required within 10 days of hire. Must not have accrued eight points against driver’s license within the past two years.
    Reliable mode of personal transportation with evidence of auto insurance policy. Coverage must be valid throughout term of employment.
    Must submit evidence of insurance of $30,000 bodily injury liability & $10,000 property damage liability.

    COMMENTS
    2017-2018 School Year
    Location - Family & Community Outreach - Catalina Resource Center
    WCL - Grade 6
    $12.58 per hour
    8 hours per day
    12 month position

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

    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.





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