Career Opportunities


West Kentucky Educational Cooperative/Kentucky Center For Mathematics Regional Consultant

Position Title:

West Kentucky Education Cooperative Kentucky Center for Mathematics (KCM) Regional Consultant

Terms of Employment:

Full-Time (240 days unless altered through mutual agreement with the successful candidate)

Compensation:

Commensurate with the approved West Kentucky Educational Cooperative Salary Schedule and candidate experience.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred.
  2. Minimum of 3 years' experience in a position associated with classroom teaching. Kentucky Teaching Certification is preferred.
  3. Knowledge of mathematics teaching and learning.
  4. Solid communications skills and the ability to work effectively with teachers 1 on 1, in collegial team meetings and facilitating PD.
  5. Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  6. Ability to keep records and provide data on logistics and professional learning to the KCM.

Responsibilities:

Responsibility 1 - Provide Support for Schools associated with KCM Professional Learning Experiences
  1. Conduct in person visits to schools and meet with teachers and administrators (including intervention specialists).
  2. Perform observations and collect associated data during visits as required by KCM and submit reports to the KCM.
  3. Host and facilitate collegial team meetings, with professional learning groups.
  4. Convene online meetings and in-person meetings for KCM-sponsored events, as needed. Send meeting notes and other reports as requested to the KCM.
  5. Contribute to and share news with the KCM and KWEC Community.
Responsibility 2 - Provide Professional learning Experiences
  1. Lead professional learning experiences.
  2. Input and update KCM records related to professional learning such as attendance, feedback forms, sign-in sheets, participant information, etc.
  3. Communicate logistical details with appropriate staff.
  4. Track and confirm participant attainment of course requirements.
  5. Assist in designing and developing resources for KCM professional learning experiences, as needed.
  6. Collect photos and videos of Community Members in action, where consent is granted, and share with KCM staff.
Responsibility 3 - Grow Professionally
  1. Attend and assist with KCM-hosted professional learning experiences.
  2. Attend and/or present at the KCM annual conference.
  3. Attend and contribute to KCM RC in-person and online meetings.
  4. Continue to seek out self-directed professional growth opportunities.
Responsibility 4 - Other KCM and WKEC Activities
  1. Collaborate with systemic problem-solving and program improvement.
  2. Assist and support data collection activities.
  3. Be responsive to phone, email, and other correspondence by KCM and WKEC staff, KCM and WKEC Community Members, and other Regional Consultants.
  4. Provide detailed monthly reports documenting all work-related RC activities.
  5. Submit an annual inventory (spring) of the equipment over $500 owned by the KCM.
Responsibility 5 - Outreach
  1. Communicate with teachers, families, students, administrative staff and/or other parties who are interested in the KCM's approach to improving the teaching and learning of mathematics.
  2. Present to groups of teachers, administrators, and/or other educational professionals for the purposes of sharing information about the KCM-sponsored programs and recruiting new participants.
Responsibility 6-Miscellaneous
  1. Complete other duties as assigned.

Interested candidates must submit a resume of professional and educational experience, three professional references, and a letter of interest by email to:

Dr. John C Settle, Executive Director

West Kentucky Educational Cooperative

201 Hogancamp General Services Building, Murray State University

Murray, Kentucky 42071-3318

john.settle@wkec.org


Application deadline, Friday, Oct. 5 at 4:00 P.M. (CDT).


Inquiries should be directed to Dr. John C. Settle at 270 809 6975