Student Support Specialist

General Information:

Due to the high number of applications we will only be able to respond to successful applicants

All new hires must pass a national criminal history background record information review as required by the Texas Education Code.

If you are interested in a position with CIS, please send your cover letter and resume to hrresumes@cis-houston.org.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Assist the Student Support Manager in the implementation of the CIS program

  • Provide an effective delivery of human, educational and community services to students and families via collaboration, cooperation, and positive involvement

  • Work directly with the Student Support Manager to identify caseload students and meet compliance goals as set by the campus contract

  • Provides direct service delivery under the supervision of the Student Support Manager of one or more CIS components

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology or other closely related field

  • Two years of related work experience is required

  • Valid Texas Driver License and proof of liability insurance

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work with multiple levels of supervision within CIS and the school

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Data Management systems

  • Experience working with youth preferably in a school setting

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

  • Ability to meet short and long term deadlines

Preferences:

  • Preference will be given to applicants with specific skill sets as requested by campus assigned principal