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Parent Facilitator

Albany Herald


November 19, 2020

POSITION: Parent Facilitator

LOCATION: Radium Springs Middle School


To improve the collaboration between parents, school personnel and community members. To increase parent involvement in the educational process of their children and help close the achievement gap between parents and school personnel.

Associates degree required or a PSC determined equivalent Excellent communication, presentation and organizational skills Experience serving as an advocate for children and parents Strong public speaking and presentation skills Self-motivated individual who can work independently as well as part of a team Strong interpersonal skills Understanding of family engagement research and literature Strong knowledge of computers and fundamental technology (Microsoft Office – Excel, Word and PowerPoint Understands and respects the diversity of families economic, linguistic, and cultural backgrounds and situations Ability to host parent meetings off school sites and in the local community and/or neighborhoods Experience with developing collaborative partners and building relationships with constituents in the community General understanding of student data Ability to work flexible hours including some nights and weekends Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate.

Ensure that Title I, Part A parent involvement regulations are met with meaningful and strategic actions to build parent capacity Work with school administration to create a family friendly environment Serve as the liaison between the school and parents Educate staff on how to communicate and work effectively with parents as equal partners in ensuring the academic achievement of their students Provide opportunities to develop effective family-school partnerships to support student achievement and school improvement Help parents understand the school system so they can become better advocates for their children’s education Expand opportunities for continued learning, voluntary classroom service and school participation Advise and train parents on how to address issues with teachers and the school leadership staff Provide referrals for community-based services for families dealing with conditions that impact the academic achievement of students Develop community collaborations Promote sharing power with parents as decision-makers Maintain a parent resource center Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned
REPORTS TO: Principal

SALARY RANGE: Pay Grade 32. Salary in accordance to the DCSS compensation guide.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applicants will begin on November 30, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.


The System reserves the right to waive any qualifications or other provisions of this advertisement by statute or regulations.
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About Us

The Dougherty County School System is a leading catalyst and advocate for public education in Southwest Georgia. It's the largest school system in the second congressional district. The school district has 21 schools (14 elementary, 4 middle and 3 high schools), five learning centers and the Commodore Conyers College & Career Academy. All schools are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Georgia Accrediting Commission (GAC). The DCSS offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Dougherty County is recognized for its quail and duck hunting, fishing, the Flint River and many cypress swamps. The County has a population of approximately 90,000. Our County has two institutions of higher education, Albany State University and Albany Technical College. Notable points of interests include the Albany Museum of Art, the Flint RiverQuarium, the Albany Civil Rights Institute, the Parks at Chehaw, Radium Springs Gardens, and Thronateeska Heritage Center, which includes the Museum of History, Wetherbee Planetarium, and the Science Discovery Center. Dougherty County is a short drive to Atlanta, the Georgia coast, as well as the Florida Gulf Coast beaches.

Important Note This document provides descriptive information about the above The Dougherty County School System position. Work actually performed by incumbents in this position may vary. Although this document may be used for recruiting, staffing, or career planning, the information contained herein should only be used as a guideline or recommendation for the content of and qualifications for this position. The Dougherty County School System reserves the right to make changes to this document as deemed necessary without providing advance written notice.

Nov 19, 2020. Dougherty County School System Jobs from Albany Herald

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