Southwest Plains Regional Service Center, located in Sublette, Kansas, is seeking a part-time education consultant for the 19/20 school term. The goal of this position is to improve student learning by providing research-based curricular and instructional support to teachers and administrators. This position will offer a contract length of around 60-100 days. All SWPRSC education consultants have the opportunity to grow the number of contract days by increasing demand for their services through developing positive relationships with districts.
The Education Consultant will carry primary responsibility for consultation in curricular and instructional support for teachers and staff in member districts and partner organizations. The workload for this position will include mentoring new teachers, working with professional development for relicensure, and serving a literacy grant for one specific school district. The Consultant spends a considerable amount of time traveling to schools and partner organizations, primarily in southwest Kansas, but all across the state on a limited basis.
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Southwest Plains Regional Service Center 626
SWPRSC is about helping school districts with professional learning through innovative solutions. This phrase is more than a motto or mission statement—it is the very essence of the organization and those who serve in the organization. Every decision—hiring, planning for training, speaking to school districts, or putting vision into action—is focused on students and meeting their needs.
Dedicated to improving the education and lives of students, SWPRSC was founded in 1990 with 3 employees for the purpose of spreading the positive messages of education through quality services and training for school districts. To date, the organization has grown to employ 48 outstanding individuals committed to students and the school districts that serve them.
SWPRSC believes in allowing school districts the flexibility of individualizing their selected services. Whether a district needs a consortium, to-the-door delivery, small group workshop, large group workshop, personalized assistance for particular individuals, or a combination, district and building leaders can mix and match appropriate services to fit their needs.
Consultants at SWPRSC serve as Kansas State Department of Education liaisons and bring back to school districts the up-to-date information that will affect school business and education. In addition, our consultants continue gaining expertise in researched based methods of instruction, as well as, attaining national certifications as trainers for leaders in education. SWPRSC is Professional Learning... Innovative Solutions.