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Ambassador of Scholar and Family Engagement

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Brooklyn Laboratory Charter School
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Brooklyn, NY
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Published 26 days ago

Brooklyn LAB is looking for an Ambassador for Scholar and Family Engagement to join the team at Brooklyn Laboratory Charter School, an innovative school serving students in grades 6-12. 

Responsibilities:

Student Recruitment

  • Be the external face of LAB to potential Middle School and High School families.
  • Collaborate with operational and instructional leaders to prepare and implement outreach activities to recruit new families and students to LAB, including flyering, canvassing, and tabling in the school community.
  • Manage LAB enrollment process, including document collection and waitlist management.
  • Support family open houses and tours as well as logistics for regular family events.
  • Hold 1:1 conversations with current and prospective families and students. 
  • Spend roughly 20 hours per week on phone contacting new and prospective families.

Family and Scholar Engagement

  • Support activities to strengthen family engagement and participation in the school community.
  • Serve as one point of contact for current families, improving the responsiveness of the school and gathering feedback from the families in an effort to improve the family experience.

Community Engagement

  • Identify and plan for opportunities to participate in events around the school community throughout the school year.
  • Identify and develop partnerships with community based organizations that could amplify or promote LAB’s work through their networks, events, and other communications.
  • Support the organization and hosting of events that welcome community organizations and leaders to the school community. 

ABOUT THE DESIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING & MINDSET:

  • A BA/BS degree from an accredited institution
  • Attention to details and the ability to multitask
  • 1-2 years of event and communication management experience
  • Deep sense of empathy and ability to communicate across diverse groups; strong service orientation
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Google workspace, including Docs, Sheets, and Slides; as well as Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Absolute integrity and the ability to handle sensitive and confidential employment information with discretion; strong judgment, decision-making, and problem-solving skills
  • Commitment to LAB’s mission and academic objectives: that all students, regardless of background and incoming ability, can achieve at high levels
  • Demonstrated belief in a structured, predictable and safe environment for children
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and a motivated attitude
  • Proficiency in Spanish strongly desired

 

Brooklyn LAB is looking for an Ambassador for Scholar and Family Engagement to join the team at Brooklyn Laboratory Charter School, an innovative school serving students in grades 6-12. 

Responsibilities:

Student Recruitment

  • Be the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

COMPENSATION

You will receive a competitive benefits package that improves over time and is competitive with other New York City charter schools. Other salary differentiation will be based on experience.

In addition to competitive salaries, LAB benefits package includes:

  • cost share of health, dental, vision employee plan premiums
  • An annualized base salary contribution to a LAB retirement plan which vests at a percentage annually
  • An employee professional development allowance for improving the employee’s practice

ABOUT BROOKLYN LAB

Brooklyn Laboratory Charter Schools (LAB) is a network of open enrollment, college-prep, public charter schools that opened its first middle school in downtown Brooklyn in 2014. LAB opened its second middle school in the fall of 2016, and will open its first two high schools in the fall of 2017, both in downtown Brooklyn. LAB is dedicated to serving the highest need students regardless of their academic level, English language proficiency, or disability. To achieve this, we couple a high expectations approach with an innovative, Common Core-aligned, next generation learning model designed to drastically improve the academic success of our scholars.

This search is being run by NRG Consulting Group.

COMPENSATION

You will receive a competitive benefits package that improves over time and is competitive with other New York City charter schools. Other salary differentiation…

Level of Language Proficiency

  • Proficiency in Spanish strongly desired
  • Proficiency in Spanish strongly desired

Location

On-site
77 Sands St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA

How to Apply

Applicants should complete the application for this role via the following link: https://boards.greenhouse.io/brooklynlab/jobs/3305857?t=08as3h1.

Candidates will be asked to submit a resume/CV and answer several short essay questions.

Applicants should complete the application for this role via the following link: https://boards.greenhouse.io/brooklynlab/jobs/3305857?t=08as3h1.

Candidates will be asked to…

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