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Community Educator II
Full Time
Tribal Government
Job Description:
Core Scope
  • Planning and Implementing Curriculum
  • Provides educational instructions to students in all subject areas, grades K through university level.
  • Utilizes programs that meet or exceed the State Core Curriculum Content Standards and follows the approved curriculum and directives of the local high school district.
  • Prioritizes student tasks and implements relevant study approaches, such as providing visual, audio and hands on learning techniques to accommodate individual student needs.
  • Performs outside research to enhance instruction, such as obtaining supplemental materials and books, reading students' books in order to better assist them, and attending lectures relevant to students' course work.
  • Provides students with assistance in researching potential colleges for students and assists with life skills; assists students in preparation for the General Education Degree (GED) exam.
  • Communication
  • Acts as a parent/teacher liaison to local schools, Mountain View Academy, Home Choice Program and Foothills Adult Education Center.
  • Acts as an advisor to educational-related tribal youth organizations and chaperone events of the organization.
  • Supervision
  • Supervises, guides, and models appropriate behavior and teaching techniques for teaching assistants, interns, and volunteers.
  • Oversees and supervises students during Education Center activities, including field trips, conferences, and other Education Center sponsored/related events.
  • Maintains discipline as prescribed by the Viejas Education Center and Granite Hills High School Handbook.
  • Transports students to mandatory weekly meetings with their assigned teacher(s) as well as other education activities, including GED testing and college registration.
  • Record Keeping and Special Duties
  • Maintains ongoing developmental records for each child, including keeping records of all developing skills (physical, social, emotional, and cognitive).
  • Monitors and evaluates individual student performance and progress and reports to parents; maintains student records and keeps information confidential.
  • Performs light housekeeping duties as needed, including dishwashing, wiping down tables, and taking out the trash.
  • Ensures equipment and the facility are clean, well maintained and safe at all times.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Complexity
  • Works on assignments that are semi routine in nature but recognizes the need for occasional deviation from accepted practice.
  • Refers more complex issues to higher level.
  • Discretion
  • Under general supervision, applies developed knowledge and skills to complete a wide range of tasks.
  • Identifies problem and all relevant issues in straightforward situations, assesses each using standard procedures, and makes sound decisions.
  • Interaction
  • Interacts with tribal members, students, parents, education administrators and outside agencies.
  • Supervision
  • Participates in hiring process and recommends disciplinary action as appropriate.
  • Supervises, trains, and mentors teaching assistants, interns, and volunteers.
  • Education/ Certification
  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field.
  • Courses in Native American culture preferred.
  • Valid California driver’s license.
  • CPR Certification required.
  • 2 years or more of teaching experience in a single – or multi-subject matter.
  • Knowledge and Skills
  • Strong content and subject-matter knowledge
  • Demonstrated cultural sensitivity and acceptance of diversity.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Detail-oriented, organized, self-motivated, and values teamwork.
  • Working knowledge of computer systems.
  • Ability to stand and walk for prolonged periods.
  • Ability to solve problems efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including, evenings and holidays.
Job Requirements:
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