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RTSC Project Associate

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Published 17 days ago

Our Mission

The Federation for Children with Special Needs provides information, support, and assistance to all families, especially those with children with disabilities, their professional partners, and their communities. We are committed to listening to and learning from families, and encouraging full participation in community life by all people, especially those with disabilities.

The mission of the RTSC Project is to ensure that every child in state custody receives the educational supports they need to succeed. We strive to meet this goal by recruiting, training and providing technical assistance to volunteers who work as special education decision-makers for students who are in state custody and receive special education services.


Job Summary

The Project Associate reports to the RTSC Project Director. S/He oversees the volunteer application process, assists with recruitment efforts, coordinates project trainings and events.


Essential Job Functions:

·        Coordinate and schedule of all trainings and events

·        Processes SESP volunteer applications

·        Provide administrative support with recruitment activities.

·        Advertisement of training opportunities through various platforms

·        Creates weekly and monthly project newsletters and announcements.

·        Assist with the coordination and production of monthly webinars.

·        Enters and maintains information into required databases for quarterly reports.

·        Participate in project and Federation staff meetings.

·        Provide general administrative assistance and perform other director assigned tasks.

·        Provide support with other projects as required.

Required Qualifications:

·        Bachelor’s degree, preferred. (A combination of education and experience may be substituted).

·        Good oral and written communication skills, administrative and time-management skills

·        Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office 365 and WordPress.

·        Experience with social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.)

·        Prior work experience or interest in special education

·        Ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize work, and meet deadlines.

·        An independent worker who pays strong attention to detail, and able to take initiative and collaborate with team members.

Please Note

Federation staff are currently working remotely. Upon going back to the office, we will return to our Flextime/Telecommute policy.   This position is offered as part-time (32 hours per week or full-time and with all employee benefits in accordance with Federation policy.

To Apply:

Due to remote work, it is preferred for interested applicants to send a resume and cover letter to fcsnjobs@fcsn.org  Application materials can be sent by mail to FCSN Human Resources, Schrafft Center, 529 Main Street, Suite 1M3, Boston, MA 02129.

The Federation for Children with Special Needs (FCSN) embraces the diversity of our staff and is committed to increasing the diversity of our organization. As an EEO employer, FCSN is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status or designation.  Also, we welcome parents of children with special needs or those with a disability to apply!add here

Our Mission

The Federation for Children with Special Needs provides information, support, and assistance to all families, especially those with children with disabilities, their professional partners, and their communities. We are…

Details at a Glance

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

Benefits

paid vacation, sick & personal time, paid holidays, medical & dental, long & short term disability, life insurance, retirement plan

paid vacation, sick & personal time, paid holidays, medical & dental, long & short term disability, life insurance, retirement plan

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Boston, MA
Associated Location
529 Main St, Boston, MA 02129, USA
Suite 1M3

How to Apply

Send email to fcsnjobs@fcsn.org or by mail to FCSN Human Resources, 529 Main Street, Suite 1M3, Boston, MA 02129

Send email to fcsnjobs@fcsn.org or by mail to FCSN Human Resources, 529 Main Street, Suite 1M3, Boston, MA 02129

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