Academic Support Specialist
The Office for College and Career Readiness provides support to districts/schools and their partners to help all students become ready for college and careers and to successfully navigate a 21st century economy. The Office for College and Career Readiness will lead the planning and implementation of the High School Graduation Initiative (HSGI) project, which will support statewide and local efforts for high school dropout prevention, intervention, and recovery.
The Academic Support Specialist will be responsible for assisting in the design and coordination of state funded Academic Support Grant Programs and will provide support to districts and other grant recipients in the implementation of these and other related programs.
Minimum Entrance Requirements:
Applicants must have at least (A) four years of full-time, or equivalent part-time, professional experience in teaching, educational administration, educational counseling or educational guidance, or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.
I. A Bachelor's degree with a major in education or special education may be substituted for a maximum of two years of the required experience.*
II. A Graduate degree with a major in education, special education, educational administration or educational counseling may be substituted for a maximum of three years of the required experience.*
*Education toward such a degree will be prorated on the basis of the proportion of the requirements actually completed.
For full description and how to apply visit: https://jobs.hrd.state.ma.us
Type of position:
Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street