Green Dot Public Schools
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LOS ANGELES - School Staff: Parent Coordinators (General Pool)
at Green Dot Public Schools
NOTE: You are applying to a "general pool" for this position as our needs at various schools may change. If a school has a current opening, they will reach out to applicants directly if interested in scheduling an interview.
Under the direct supervision of the Office Manager, the Parent Coordinator will educate and engage parents, as well as serve as a liaison between the school and families.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
> Team Engagement: Participate in Green Dot and individual professional development programs. Participate in other events aimed at promoting or developing Green Dot and its schools.
> Parent & Community Engagement:
*Set parent engagement goals and metrics in collaboration with school administrator and School Operations Manager and meet monthly or quarterly to assess progress
*Plan and communicate at least three engaging programs/activities per semester
*Attend community events to build relationships for the school and recruit community partners to become part of the school’s family engagement program
*Develop and facilitate a parent leadership team, PTO, or parent group to address community-based issues, organize for education reform, etc.
*Organize parent volunteer initiatives
> Student Enrollment and Lottery:
*Work with the Home Office and serve as School Office lead for recruiting new students and executing a recruiting strategy
*Conduct open houses and student tours
> School Nutrition Program:
*Coordinate daily lunch activities including managing lunch ordering to minimize meal waste, ensuring students are scanned accurately and timely for meal reimbursement, managing lunch servers, and ensuring smooth logistics of physical lunch set-up which meet federal compliance
*Coordinate all annual lunch application activities including the distribution and collection of lunch applications, collecting supporting documents during the verification process, and ensuring lunch status data is accurately input into the student information system
*Perform additional duties, as assigned, related to the foregoing primary responsibilities and the holistic functioning of the office
*Share with other team members office duties, especially pertaining to parents
*Translate English/Spanish, spoken and written
> Commitment to the mission of Green Dot Public Schools
> Strong ability to lead and develop positive working relationships with parents
> Bilingual in Spanish
> Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
> Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint and Outlook; comfortable learning new computer programs
> Ability to multi-task and perform well under pressure
> Ability to maintain a positive, “can-do” attitude at all times
> High level of personal responsibility and drive toward ambitious goals
> Commitment to customer service
> Ability to complete tasks and projects effectively and on-time
> Ability to exercise discretion in the dissemination of information
> High School Diploma or equivalent
This employer strives for a balanced, productive workforce, which is diverse in terms of age, gender, and cultural identity. We do not base hiring or promotional decisions on factors other than performance and professional growth potential. Please note that we are unable to sponsor H-1B Visa applicants.
The salary for this position will be $15.00 - $20.00/per hour, based on experience. We also offer a comprehensive benefits plan as well as the opportunity to impact a growing, mission-driven organization that is committed to the success of all students.
Only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Job Contact Information
Sunday, February 14, 2016 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)