Physical and Social Activity Specialist

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Physical and Social Activity Specialist

  • Location : Chicago Virtual Charter School
  • Position title : PHYSICAL AND SOCIAL ACTIVITY SPECIALIST
  • Contact : Dr. Cheryl Pruitt
  • Email : applicants@cvcschool.org
School/Student Physical and Social Initiative provides critical support and leadership in developing advocacy, policy approaches and guidance to enhance Chicago Virtual Charter Schools’ commitment to student health, wellness and socialization.

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Collaborate with the Administrative staff to provide professional development opportunities for teachers and learning coaches.
• Manage student health, wellness and socialization activity program including providing support to teachers, technical assistance and professional development.
• Establish sustainable relationships and collaborate with community stakeholders and potential partners.
• Provide outreach, guidance and technical support to the school in achieving student health, wellness and socialization policies.
• Manage grants (budget and deliverables) as assigned.
• Research and document policy, best practices, and guidance on physical activity, socialization, health education and wellness.
• Prepare background documents, fact sheets, and other communication materials related to the CVCS Student Health, Wellness and Socialization initiative.
• Cultivate and maintain relationships with organizations providing health, wellness and socialization services in the community.
• Ability to form teams and relationships with other schools for athletic possibilities for CVCS students.
• Develop and facilitate After-School/Extra-Curricular activities for students
• Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree (preferably in public health, education, or public administration) or 10+ years of experience in the area of physical, health and social.

TERM OF EMPLOYMENT:
Twelve – month contract (240 days)

EVALUATION:
Performance of this job will be evaluated in accordance with provision of the Board’s Policy

The Chicago Virtual Charter School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.