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 JOB POSTING

PARENT MENTOR (#2022-2023 Parent Mentor (Part Time))

Exceptional Students (learn more)

Muscogee County School District

Columbus, Georgia (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3956324
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: July 6, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Approximately 5,500 employees from all backgrounds embody the Muscogee County School District. We offer opportunities for everyone including support personnel, teachers, leaders, tradespeople and much more.

 

Join the Muscogee County School District in “Creating We” in an environment that values the unique experiences and perspectives each of us bring to our community.

 























POSITION TITLE:


 Parent Mentor 


FLSA:


Non-Exempt


SALARY:


$14,904.09 yearly


WORK DAYS:


190


LOCATION:

To Be Announced 

REPORTS TO:


 Director of Program for Exceptional Students.


 

PRIMARY FUNCTION:The job of Parent Mentor was established for the purpose/s of assisting school systems in employing a parent of a child with a disability to advise, educate, and support families on a daily basis with the long term objective of giving all children a better chance to reaching their fullest potential; nurture more communication among parents, teachers and administrators that will ultimately lead to greater success for our students.

 

This posting is to recruit for existing vacancies and/or positions that become available at our various schools for the 2022-2023 school year. 

 

























REQUIREMENTS:

 

1. Educational Level:


High School Diploma/GED


3. Experience:


Job related experience desired.


4. Physical Activities:


Routine physical activities that are required to fulfill job responsibilities


5. Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:


Written and oral communication; organized; computer and clerical skills


 

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

• Develop a network of additional parent resources and a newsletter for parents for the purpose of achieving the goals and objectives of the work unit.

• Organizes parent workshops and meetings for the purpose of decreasing parental isolation and developing parent involvement with their child’s school activities.

• Participates in a variety of meetings, workshops, and committees (e.g. parent-student workshops, educational seminars, department in-service, staff meetings, etc.) for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform functions and remaining knowledgeable with program guidelines.

• Provide appropriate training to parents for the purpose of maintaining an effective support system for their students in school and work effectively with school officials.

• Provide customer friendly information packets for parents for the purpose of keeping the parents involved in their students education.

Daily attendance and punctuality are required for the purpose of ensuring the goals of the work unit can be met.

• Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective functioning of the work unit.

• Serves as liaison to parents, staff, and students for the purpose of removing barriers to student’s success in school.

 

The Muscogee County School District provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age (40 or older), sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

 

Should you need more information; please visit: https://www.muscogee.k12.ga.us/c/Divisions/HumanResources/TitleIXCoordinator

 

 

 

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Job Categories: Instructional Support > Teacher Mentor
    Student Services > Teacher Mentor
  • Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Brenda Reed, HR Director
    • 2960 Macon Road
    • Columbus, Georgia 31906

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