Educator Equity Specialist (Education Specialist III)

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The Nebraska Department of Education is looking for an Educator Equity Specialist to support the Nebraska Department of Education’s work on equity, diversifying the educator workforce in Nebraska, and improving communication processes with stakeholders.

Qualifications / Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

Master’s degree in the field of education or related subject area, two years of successful preK-12 teaching or school administration experience in an approved or accredited Nebraska school, or equivalent teaching or school administration experience in another state or country, and eligible for/possess a current Nebraska Teaching or Administrative Certificate per §79-807.

NOTE: A Nebraska Teaching or Administrative Certificate per 92 NAC 21 must be possessed by the time the candidate begins employment at the Nebraska Department of Education and an active certificate maintained while in the Education Specialist position.

Substitution: Bachelor’s degree in education or equivalent Master of Arts in Teaching per 92 NAC 21, four years of teaching or school administration experience in an approved or accredited Nebraska school or equivalent teaching or school administration experience in another state or country, and eligible for/possess a current Nebraska Teaching or Administrative Certificate per §79-807.

Preferred Qualifications:

Education Specialist or Doctoral degree, training in culturally responsive teaching and culturally relevant materials, and at least four years of successful preK-12 teaching or school administration experience.

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Additional Information

Budgeted Salary Range:

$49,254.40 – $59,086.56 This range is based upon available budget funds. The selected candidate’s skills, abilities, education, and experience will determine the salary offer within this posted range.

Contact Information

Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
https://www.education.ne.gov/

Jasmine Lionberger
(p) (402) 440-3705

How to Apply

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