THE POSITION: The job of the Policy and Governance Manager is done for the purposes of assisting the Alameda County Board of Education (ACBOE), Alameda County school districts, and members of the public with inter-district transfers and expulsion appeals; advising the ACBOE and County Superintendent in the development, revision, and implementation of policies and regulations for the ACBOE and the Alameda County Office of Education (ACOE); and coordinating local, state, and federal legislative advocacy efforts and intergovernmental affairs on behalf of the ACBOE and County Superintendent.
LOCATION:313 W. Winton Ave. Hayward, CA 94544
TYPICAL DUTIES: Supports the coordination of ACBOE and ACOE legislative advocacy efforts and intergovernmental affairs. Directs and manages attendance and expulsion appeals, including mediation for the purpose of facilitating resolution between parties; coordinates the collection of information and preparation of required documents for use in appeals hearings before the ACBOE; prepares and maintains individual case notes and related files; composes and distributes a variety of correspondence and informational materials for the purpose of facilitating communication between parties. Advises the ACBOE and Superintendent in the development and revision of policies and regulations for the County Board of Education and the County Office for the purpose of providing relevant and current policies and regulations; identifies policy priorities and issues; researches and writes policies and regulations in collaboration with County Office personnel, the Superintendent’s Cabinet, and the County Board of Education subcommittee. Analyzes and makes recommendations on changing school district boundaries and reorganizing school districts for the purpose of evaluating impact to the community, school finances, facilities, academic programs, and other related factors.
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MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Three (3) years job related experience with increasing levels of responsibility is required. Mediation and facilitation experience is preferred. Work experience in public educational agencies is preferred. Bachelor’s Degree in Public Policy, Public Administration, Education Leadership/Administration, Law; or another related field. Five (5) years of experience in education, legal, or public policy analysis, development, administration assignments; or equivalent combination of education and experience
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 5, 2019
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: The EdJoin Online Application and materials must be received by the final application filling date. Incomplete or late EdJoin Online Applications will not be accepted.
APPLICATION SCREENING & EXAMINATION PROCESS: A review of the candidates’ EdJoin Online Applications to verify possession of minimum qualifications. Those candidates complete the EdJoin Online Application and who possess the minimum qualifications for the class will move on to the next step in the examination process. Those invited to participate will be notified via email of the date, time, and place of the examinations. We reserve the right to make changes to the announced examination components.
* Candidate must attain a minimum score of 70% on all scored examinations
Additional Salary Information: Shift: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (37.5 hours/week)
All salaries as stated are based on present information and are subject to change.
Appointments are made at the minimum salary shown and increases are granted at intervals based on satisfactory service.
In Addition to Salary: If enrolled in medical and vision, employee may receive up to $500.00 allotment, plus dental coverage, term life insurance and membership in the Public Employees’ Retirement System
About Alameda County Office of Education
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