Character Values Coordinator

american school kosova
American School of Kosova
Published
04/09/2020
Location
Pristina
Listing Type
Jobs  

Description

The American School of Kosova is looking for a full time Character Values Coordinator for the next academic school year 2020-21.

If you are passionate about implementing positive discipline, we would love to meet you!

Skills and Responsibilities:

  • Build a proactive program to promote Virtues of Character, with the aim of eliminating a discipline problem before it begins
  • Oversee and supervise the management of student attendance and discipline records
  • Establish steps and procedures to handling challenging students and standards for conduct
  • Communicate to parents, teachers and staff regarding infractions of the code of conduct, academic integrity or other policies
  • Assist faculty in the organization and planning of campus-wide events and programs
  • Participate in the creating and implementing of the campus's emergency evacuation and preparedness plan
  • Organize academic intervention programs, including detention, suspention, study hall and lunch detention
  • Mentor and council at-risk students and students in need of additional staff support
  • Assist in the implementation of policies, regulations, guidelines, and procedures pertaining to student behavior and attendance.
  • Assist teachers with behavior management plans and strategies.
  • Serve as an instructional resource for intervention and equity services to support the development and growth of equitable systems and practices within the school.
  • Work with student services staff in providing guidance and motivation for student success and in collaboratively developing plans for students who struggle.
  • Meet with parent, faculty, and student groups as requested in advancing educational and related activities and objectives.
  • Perform supervision of students during unstructured times such as before and after school, during passing times and during lunch periods.
  • Promotes the school spirit and values.
  • Supports the students to help them become responsible citizens.
  • Encourages the students to take the lead and become more autonomous.
  • Organizes educational and cultural projects.
  • Works closely with the health counselor to prevent addictions, reduce anxiety and stress among students.
  • Manages the spaces where the students live outside the classrooms (corridors, multipurpose room, patio, lounges…)
  • Organizes students’ arrival and dismissal.
  • Optimizes the students’ traffic on campus.
  • Collaborates with the librarians to monitor the students during free periods, enabling them to keep up learning.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required.
  • Master’s degree in Educational Leadership or closely related field preferred.
  • Training on equity, diversity and culturally responsive pedagogy, as well as a willingness to extend his or her professional development in these areas preferred. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills when dealing with students, parents and staff
  • Ability to prepare and make effective presentations promoting programs within the school
  • Ability to analyze data regarding the effectiveness of programs and initiatives within the school
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well with administration, teachers, students, and parents.

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday from 07:30 - 16:00.

Personal Qualifications:

The ideal candidate is a professional educator who strives to create an environment of learning that fosters self-discipline and enthusiasm within the classroom and throughout the school. He or she has an emotional intelligence that allows professional reflection and a high level of collaboration with colleagues.   He or she is capable of communicating effectively and respectfully with all members of the community.

Qualified candidates should send their resume and a cover letter to:

hr@askosova.org latest by September 10, 2020.

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