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EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF

Title:  EDUCATION PROGRAMS CONSULTANT
Salary: $5,724.00 - $6,954.00
Posted: 04/24/2013

Job Description:

DUTIES

Working under direction from the Administrator of the Language Policy and Leadership Office and the Director of the English Learner Support Division, the Education Programs Consultant will carry out the following duties:

  • Administer activities and technical assistance associated with the Title III Limited English Proficient Student Program, the Title III Immigrant Student Program, and other programs administered by the unit.
  • Oversee the coordination and preparation of Bilingual Coordinators Network quarterly meetings.
  • Search for the most current research on English learners; develop extracts and literature reviews. Search and review second language acquisition research and standards for educating second language learners in other countries. Review, analyze, and synthesize research and standards in Spanish.
  • Translate documents into Spanish for the field.
  • Assist with state audits, federal audits and monitoring visits, including implementation of the Department’s response to findings.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bilingual
  • Knowledge of state and federal statutes and issues for English learners and immigrant students.
  • Ability to present ideas clearly and concisely in oral and written form.
  • Ability to establish effective working relations, and to exercise tact, resourcefulness, and good judgment with all groups contacted in the work.

WHO MAY APPLY

Individuals who have eligibility for appointment to the above class (e.g., transfer, list, reinstatement), may apply. All applicants must clearly indicate the basis of their eligibility in the “Explanations” section on the Standard Application Form (Std 678). An individual who possesses a California education administration credential, or credential or life diploma of equivalent authorization, or a master’s or doctorate degree must attach a copy of that document to their application. Employment provisions as outlined by the Department of Personnel Administration's State Restriction of Appointments (SROA) policy will prevail. In addition, current or future executive orders relative to filling vacant positions may also affect this process. Applications will be screened and only the most qualified will be interviewed.

PLEASE NOTE
Possession of minimum qualifications will be verified prior to interview and/or appointment. If it is determined an applicant does not meet the minimum qualifications, the applicant will be removed from the eligibility list.

HOW TO APPLY

Submit a State Application (Form 678) to:
Karen Cadiero-Kaplan
English Learner Support Division
1430 N Street, Suite 2204
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901
916-319-0938

APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY: May 15, 2013



Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
PC 2787 174 - 645 - 2656 -
Location County
Sacramento SACRAMENTO
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
05/15/2013 None Specified
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
English Learner Support Division
1430 N Street, Suite 2204
Sacramento, CA 95814
Karen Cadiero-Kaplan
916-319-0938

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