Position | Empowering Students Educator (Full-Time)

Program | Empowering Students Project

Reports to | Empowering Students Project Director

Summary | The Empowering Students Project (ESP) Educator encourages, motivates, and provides information to high-school aged students. The ESP provides comprehensive trauma-informed, research-based, data-driven services to improve youth relationship skills, understanding of the value of marriage, and improved budgeting skills. The target population to be served includes high-school aged youth in Tarrant County (TCo). This position includes occasional opportunity to attend evidence-based trainings, participate in local committees/coalitions that align with The Parenting Center mission, and assist in outcome evaluation.

Responsibilities and Duties |

  • Coordinate with schools under direction of Project Director to schedule workshops, enroll youth, provide teachers with support and connection to community services, and comply with data collection requirements.
  • Prepare for classes by reviewing materials and curriculum.
  • Present relationship education to groups with excellent facilitation skills to keep high level of engagement of students, with fidelity to curriculum.
  • Administer internet-based surveys with students and ensure quality data collection.
  • Deliver incentives to students in accordance with agency protocol.
  • Represent agency at community events and meetings.

Requirements | Bachelors Degree

Experience | One year of related experience.

  • Knowledge of child development and and child abuse prevention strategies.
  • Knowledge of teen development and healthy teen relationships.
  • Must have public speaking and group facilitation abilities.
  • Must be able to relate to teenagers from culturally diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding clients and agency business
  • Must have own reliable transportation, liability insurance, and a valid Texas driver’s license.

Salary/ Compensation Package | $41,000, 401k 5% matching. Flex schedule and work location. 10 paid holidays per year with 1 floating holiday. Generous PTO.

Submission Instructions | Please submit your resume and cover letter to Kat Fahrenthold at kfahrenthold@theparentingcenter.org. Include “Empowering Students Educator” in the subject line. Only electronic submissions will be accepted.

Submission Deadline | Tuesday, February 28, 2023