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Career and Education Outreach Specialist

Type of Posting: Internal/External
Salary Range: $48,000 + Benefits
WorkInTexas No: 14141751
Closing Date: Open until filled

Position Summary: Are you passionate about serving students and setting them up for success after high school? This job posting is a unique opportunity for the Travis County region to create deeper connections between the K-12 system, postsecondary education and the workforce. Workforce Solutions Capital Area is one of five areas in the state of Texas that received funding for these positions, and through this grant, we are developing a model for the rest of the state and nation to emulate. If you want to be part of a groundbreaking plan to better connect our region’s youth to education and career opportunities, this job opportunity might be for you!

These specialists will be assigned for the grant period, tentatively planned to end in August 2021, to work with specific school districts: Austin, Pflugerville, Manor, Elgin, and Del Valle Independent School Districts (ISD).

One position is available:
1. Serve the following Pflugerville ISD middle and high school campuses: Dessau Middle School, Westview Middle School, Connally High School, Pflugerville Academic Center of Excellence, and Pflugerville High School.

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in human services, business, education or related field from an accredited four-year college or university. One (1) year of qualifying experience may be substituted for each year (30 semester hours) of college up to a maximum of two years. Preferred: Grants experience, especially gathering data for reports; ISD experience, as a teacher or counselor; Experience working with middle and high school populations, particularly at-risk students.

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How to Apply: Apply by online registration at www.WorkInTexas.com (job posting 14141751) then email your resume and cover letter to hr@wfscapitalarea.com.

 


Workforce Solutions Capital Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available, upon request, to persons with disabilities. Relay Texas: 1.800.735.2989 (TDD) / 711 (Voice).

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