The Family and Community Engagement (FACE) Resource and Referral Specialist will promote meaningful family involvement within the educational system by providing training and support, building collaborative community relationships, and providing information about available service options and delivery systems for children with disabilities to a variety of stakeholders throughout the Mid-State Region. Collaboration and communication with partners from the community, families of students with disabilities, and educational organizations is essential. The Specialist will interpret, plan and execute their work under the direction of the FACE Center Director. The Specialist will use well-developed analytical skills. The Specialist may provide input into strategic decisions that affect work plan and budget planning. The Specialist will be expected to independently perform assignments and apply their own experience and knowledge of special education practices and procedures and working with families of children with disabilities to achieve center objectives.
Internal Number: 82479
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