Anticipated FY21 Youth Intervention Specialist

    Chicago Public Schools
    Chicago, IL 60601
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Youth Intervention Specialist Job Code # 003015

    Helps create an environment that promotes student learning and development through programming and support for student behavior.

    Primary Responsibilities: Positive Behavior Support

    Implement and monitor Positive Behavior Intervention Support Program

    Create Advisory Curriculum in conjunction with administration around Social and Emotional Learning

    Deliver staff development around the PBIS/SEL programs

    Implement and monitor the peer mediation council

    Create staff/student mentoring initiative for at-risk students

    De-escalate student incidents and behavior

    Maintain communication with parents, teachers, and administration

    Refer students to administration or student support as needed

    Ensure that attendance is entered daily into Impact.

    Ensure that all reporting timelines and deadlines are met.

    Monitor student attendance and track absences

    Daily phone calls to parents and students when absent

    Home visits to chronically absent students

    Design and implement attendance incentives

    Serve on the attendance task force

    Assist with the development of Individual Student Plans

    Secondary Responsibilities: Discipline

    Monitor student behavior and provide consequences in accordance with the Student Code of Conduct in conjunction with the Assistant Principal

    Manage student entrance every morning

    Conduct hall sweeps and classroom walk-throughs to promote positive behavior

    Monitor the cafeteria during lunch and events

    Run the In-School Suspension Room as needed

    Conduct afterschool and Saturday detention as needed


    College Degree in Public Administration, Education, or Human Services Field

    Previous experience in a school setting/or working with adolescents

    Ability to work after school and weekend hours

    Experience with Guided Discipline and PBIS

    Case Management Experience a plus

    Ability to interface with teachers and find creative solutions to challenging problems

    Posting ID: 559537746Posted: 2020-07-14

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