State of Nevada EDUCATION PROGRAMS PROFESSIONAL in Nevada

EDUCATION PROGRAMS PROFESSIONAL

APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -

$57,503.52 to

$86,109.12

PAY GRADE: 39

For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.

In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.

JOB INFORMATION

Work Type: A Permanent, full time vacancy

Department: State Public Charter School Authority

Division: State Public Charter School Authority

Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa

Job Class Code:

05.232

RECRUITMENT INFORMATION

Announcement Number: 34258

Open to all qualified persons.

Posted

05/11/2018

Close Date:

06/01/2018

Recruiter:

KARA

SULLIVAN

Phone: (775)684-0126

Email: ksullivan@admin.nv.gov

Applications accepted

for another 6 Days 18 Hrs 9 Mins

The Position

Education Programs Professionals assist and foster the growth of K-12, postsecondary, and related education programs throughout Nevada by providing technical assistance, training, and oversight.

Under the general direction of the Director of Finance and Operations for the State Public Charter School Authority (SPCSA), this Education Programs Professional position oversees, organizes, monitors, and evaluates the federal and state program grant funding for the SPCSA. This position will be responsible for review and approval of education program sub-grant applications and related claims requests; oversight of federal funds usage for compliance with law, regulation, policy and specific grant requirements; efforts to maximize grant opportunities; and various audits of schools. This position will also provide training, technical assistance, and outreach regarding education grant requirements and best practices. The incumbent will be required to support the mission of the SPCSA by performing various other duties as assigned. The ideal candidate possesses the ability to review educational performance plans; has an understanding of how schools can put together SMART goals; is familiar with the testing environment and how cut scores are derived; can work independently and adapt to changing standards and expectations; is diligent in pursuing grant opportunities; and has the ability to work collaboratively with partnership agencies. *THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE PRIOR TO THE POSTED CLOSING DATE DEPENDING ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

To see full Class Specifications visit:

http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/ClassSpecifications-50/

To Qualify:

In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:

Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)

An earned Doctoral degree from an accredited college or university in business, economics, education, English, math, nutrition, psychology, science, sociology, statistics, or related field and one year of professional experience in an educational program area; OR Master's degree from an accredited college or university in business, economics, education, English, math, nutrition, psychology, science, sociology, statistics, or related field and two years of professional experience in an educational program area.

Special Requirements

College transcripts must be submitted with the employment application.

This position requires a State of Nevada/FBI background check, at the cost of the applicant.

Requires a valid driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility at the time of appointment and for continuing employment.

Additional Position Experience

This position requires grants management experience.

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment

1) Please describe your experience in management of federal education grants.

INFORMATIONAL LINKS

For more information about state employment, visit the following:

Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov

Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org

Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us

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Direct Inquiries or Correspondence to:

Division of Human Resource Management Northern Nevada 209 East Musser Street, Room 101 Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

Division of Human Resource Management Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868

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