Bilingual Family Engagement Liaison

Website Gestalt Community Schools

Building A Better Community Through Education

The Bilingual Family Engagement Liaison develops,   implements, supports, and evaluates all programming to  support parents being a connected, vital part of their children’s educational journey:

  • Provide verbal and written translations to parents and/or staff during school-wide or individual conferences, ILP and/or IEP meetings, parent and scholar orientations, etc.
  • Provides access to school programming (i.e after-school tutoring, after-school reflection,   summer enrichment) and community resources.
  • Seeks partnerships to support families.
  • Support school teams in developing monthly partner-based workshops to enhance family engagement and educational experiences.
  • Conducts wellness checks (i.e, health, attendance, academic progress).
  • Assist in setting up truancy meetings and providing resources to help develop a   strong, family, school attendance plan.
  • Attend meetings with School counselors, Deans of Scholars, teachers (ESL &   Special Education), and or external community partners related to providing services for scholars.
  • Assist in creating a parent volunteer and recognition program.
  • Helps to develop attendance and school-wide acknowledgment and reward initiatives.
  • Assist school teams (DOS and School Counselors) in coordinating the parent orientation experience
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements
Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and unwavering commitment to Gestalt’s mission. A proactive, hands-on strategic thinker who will own, in partnership with the Dean of Scholar and School Counselor, the responsibility for the development of effective parent relationships and engagement within the school.

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in a related field and have a minimum of 2 years experience as a parent counselor or social worker.
  • Must demonstrate keen analytic, organization and problem-solving skills.
  • This role must be able to present to and influence all levels and act as a change agent.
  • Must be able to develop and implement initiatives and programs with minimal supervision.

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Gestalt Community Schools

Building A Better Community Through Education

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