The part-time (25 hours per week), NYC Regional Community Schools Technical Assistance Center Resource Specialist, under the supervision of the Director, will provide customized technical assistance and professional development as identified through the NYC TAC’s Regional needs/resource assessments.
The Resource Specialist will:
Work with the director and sub-contractors in identifying and evaluating New York City School Districts’ needs.
Develop and Implement with sub-contractor(s) (4) in-person FULL DAY professional development sessions located in each of New York City’s 5 boroughs (Brooklyn/Staten Island, Manhattan, Bronx, Queens)) combined focusing on developing smaller communities of practice.
Develop and Implement (4) additional interactive virtual meeting for each established Community of practice via conference call, video conference, and/or
Development Implement (2) webinar training sessions to be made available across all 3 technical assistance regions. New York City, Eastern Region, Central/Western Region.
Work with the Graduate Assistant in providing information, resources, current research for inclusion in the statewide
Work with the Graduate Assistant to develop a repository for current research in Community Schools to improve quality in NYC Schools.
Bachelor’s Degree in Education or related field
Master’s Degree in Education or related field
Minimum 5 years’ experience in working with New York City public schools (i.e., teacher, social worker, staff developer)
Experience in conducting Professional development sessions
Excellent communication skills – verbal and written
Experience in working with diverse populations in high needs areas
Internal Number: A08970
About Fordham University
Fordham Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering an exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 16,000 students in its 9 colleges and schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre in the United kingdom.