DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This position exists in the Schenectady City School District and involves the responsibility for the coordination and facilitation of the district’s Behavior Intervention programs and support systems. The incumbent serves as the in-house training specialist to provide training to school staff. The work is performed under the supervision of a district administrator in the Office of Student Support Services. Performs related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Good knowledge of adolescent development; good knowledge of service programs and other community resources; ability to exercise good judgment in dealing with people; ability to establish and work cooperatively with others; ability to write and verbally communicate effectively; ability to observe and accurately analyze a variety of situations; ability to make timely and sound decisions; ability to work a flexible work schedule including evenings and summers; works from a trauma informed, & culturally responsive lens, has experience working with urban populations.
Note: Appropriate volunteer/part-time experience, which can be verified, will be accepted on a pro-rated basis for up to one year of the required experience
This position is a provisional civil service appointment and applicant must meet civil service requirements including residency in Schenectady County or one of the contiguous counties. Successful candidates are required to take civil service exam when offered.
Candidates interested in applying must complete an online application. In addition, all applicants are requested to submit a current resume. This is a competitive Schenectady County Civil Service position. Candidates must meet civil service requirements for appointment. Candidates must currently hold this title or be reachable on the civil service list when available. If a list is not available, this will be a provisional appointment and the successful candidate must take the appropriate civil service examination and be reachable.