Parent Community Specialist- Arabic - Temporary (Job ID 630)

Portland School Department | Portland, ME

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Posted Date 8/11/2017
Description

 

  •   Multilingual Office

  • Date Available:
      08/21/2017

  • Closing Date: 
      Open until filled

 

Purpose:  To provide outreach and support to Portland Public School’s multilingual & ethnic communities.
Primary Responsibilities:
1. To provide interpretation and translation services for the Portland Public Schools’ students and families.
2. To inform, educate and advocate for Portland’s ethnic families within the school setting.
3. To inform and advise school personnel on cultural issues that impact students and their families.
4. To help multilingual/Multicultural families understand school policies and procedures.
 
Required Qualifications:
1.  Oral and written fluency in English and Arabic.
2.  Ethnic community cultural understanding and knowledge.
3.  Familiarity with public schools processes, policies, and practice.
 
Preferred Qualifications:
 1.  Two year of college.    

CREDENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Job Type
Other
Job Location (County)
Cumberland

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Address353 Cumberland Ave
Portland, ME 04103