Site Coordinator (Rowena Chess & Virgie Robinson) Elementary Schools
Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional
Position Number: 102259
Work Location: Tri-Cities
Summary of Duties: The Student Services Coordinator has responsibility for increasing 21st CCLC students' access to school programs, positive academic behaviors, family connection to critical school based information, and providing auxiliary support for academic and civic engagement.
The coordinator will use research based methodologies and programs to guide practice and implementation of 21st CCLC academic advising, family outreach, and 21st CCLC student mentoring programs and will monitor, collect and document student data for assessment and reporting requirements.
This position is assigned to Rowena Chess & Virgie Robinson Elementary Schools in the Pasco School District. This is a temporary, full-time, 11 month position.
The 21st CCLC Program is funded with federal funds by the Department of Education grant whose purpose is to increase the number of students meeting proficiency standards on state academic assessments by providing academic assistance activities; increase the number of students interest and academic proficiency in STEM subjects by providing, motivating, and supporting academic enrichment activities; increase parents abilities to help 21st CCLC students with their educational learning.
Required Qualifications: Positions require a Bachelors degree and two (2) years of professional work experience in student services or related education/experience. A Masters degree in a related field may substitute for one (1) year of professional work experience. Any combination of relevant education and professional experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year?for?year basis.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximate...ly 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus. With a new President (Dr. Kirk Schulz began as the University’s 11th president in June 2016) and a new Vice President of Finance and Administration (Stacy Pearson started in March 2017); the University community is energized and excited.
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