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Duties

ROE #11 is seeking an Attendance Specialist to provide direct services to students that will assist them in overcoming barriers that interfere with school attendance.  Key responsibilities include developing positive relationships with truant students and their families through home visits, school/classroom visits, incentive programs, mentoring, monitoring, and any other activities that are relevant to the intervention process.

Qualifications

Attendance Specialists are licensed teachers skilled in working with at-risk youth, especially those whose poor school attendance is causing them to fall behind or disconnect from educational opportunities.  The successful candidate will possess a flexible, positive, and supportive mindset.  Additionally, the successful candidate will be organized, efficient, and possess outstanding communication skills.

Salary/Benefits

Salary and benefits will be determined based upon qualifications and experience.  Mileage reimbursement

Additional Notes

A unique position, Attendance Specialists are tasked with building positive relationships with students, families, school districts, and community agencies.  The successful candidate must be willing to travel a portion of the ROE #11 service region that includes Cumberland and Shelby Counties.

How to Apply

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, and references to Dr. Kyle Thompson, Regional Superintendent, 730 7th Street, Charleston, IL 61920 or by email (preferred) to kthompson@roe11.org

Email Address

kthompson@roe11.org

Job Posting Date

2/22/2021

Application Deadline

3/15/2021

Start Date

8/9/2021