Educators Rising State Adviser (Contractor)

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The Nebraska Department of Education is looking for an Educators Rising State Adviser to serve as the State Adviser for Educators Rising in collaboration with the Human Sciences & Education Career Field Specialists.

Examples of Work

  • Serves as state liaison between the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE), the Nebraska Educators Rising Organization, and the Nebraska Educators Rising Board of Directors.
  • Coordinates all adviser and state-level events for Educators Rising, competitive events for the Educators Rising State Leadership Conference, and completes registration for national conferences and events.
  • Collaborates on recruitment and development of new Educators Rising chapters throughout Nebraska, and curriculum alignment of Education, Training, and Educators Rising programs.
  • Assists with development and delivery of professional development to Educators Rising chapter advisers.
  • Provides assistance to the Nebraska Educators Rising Board of Directors regarding budgets, contracts, invoices, etc.
  • Leads the Educators Rising State Officer team, attending events, providing coaching and training, and completing preparatory tasks for events.
  • Serves as primary point of contact for State Officer, State Officer parents or guardians, and local Educators Rising advisors.
  • Possesses a valid driver’s license, travels independently, and works in a variety of settings.
  • Maintains regular and reliable attendance.

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Updates and maintains Nebraska Educators Rising related web pages and social media outlets.
  • Participates in monthly Center for Student Leadership & Expanded Learning (CSLEL) meetings and cooperative Career & Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) leadership events.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in a related field (e.g., education) and three years of experience related to the essential functions of the position. Any equivalent education and/or work experience may be substituted in order to meet the minimum qualifications of the position.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience as an adviser in a Nebraska Educators Rising or other CTSO chapter.

Zone 5

Additional Information

Budgeted Salary Range:

$22.165 – $25.00

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.

This is a part-time (20 hours/week) contractor position to last one year from date of hire.

Contact Information

Nebraska Department of Education
500 S 84th St
Lincoln, NE 68510

Jasmine Lionberger
(p) (402) 440-3705

How to Apply

All applications must be received through the governmentjobs site in order to be considered:

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