DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: Under general supervision, incumbents of this class perform community outreach work for an assigned school district. Incumbents provide information and referral to district students and families about County programs and services available to them. Considerable contact and interaction with school administrators, teachers, school personnel, students and parents are involved, requiring confidentiality and proper handling of confidential materials. Duties require proficiency in both the Spanish and English language, in providing interpretive and information services. Supervision of others is not a requirement of this position. Performs related work as required.
TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only)
Typical Work Activities are intended only as illustrations of possible types of work that might be appropriately assigned to an incumbent of this title. Work activities that do not appear above are not excluded as appropriate work assignments, as long as they can be reasonably understood to be within the logical limits of the job.
FULL PERFORMANCE KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS: Good knowledge of the geographic area served; working knowledge of programs and services available in the area of assignment; working knowledge of the characteristics, needs and interests of assigned population; ability to communicate with members of assigned population; empathy in handling sensitive problems; tact; courtesy; integrity.
Graduation from high school or possession of a comparable diploma and one (1) year of general work experience involving contact with members of a community.
Donald B. Smith
County Government Campus
110 Old Route 6, Building 3
Carmel, NY 10512