Sanctioned to Read Coordinator
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court is a progressive trial court in Central Florida where employees make a difference. Our team of court professionals is richly diverse, with unique perspectives and ideas. We encourage teamwork and individual contribution and pride ourselves on changing attitudes and doing things better. We’re always interested in dynamic individuals who enjoy innovation, new ideas and the opportunity to serve others while leading the way to the court of tomorrow.
The Sanctioned to Read Coordinator position provides individualized reading instruction to youth referred by the Juvenile Court and court administered programs. Duties include scheduling, conducting and interpreting diagnostic and progressive assessments; testing on each client and recording results; composing an individualized prescription for reading success for each student; conducting parent/student conferences; preparing periodic statistical reports for the court and documenting program success and attending court hearings; conferring with court and school professionals while maintaining appropriate confidentiality; ensuring teaching materials are current and monitoring inventory; seeking and introducing best practices for the education of youth in the juvenile justice system; collaborating with other program coordinators; performing a variety of other administrative and clerical duties. Position may require flexible work schedule including evenings.
Strong interpersonal skills needed in working with youth involved in the juvenile justice system, their parents, teachers, etc. Ability to organize work, keep accurate records, monitor compliance, and work professionally with others as well as independently. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Candidate must be proficient in use of Microsoft and database applications including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook. A Bachelor’s degree in education or related field is preferred. Two years’ experience teaching children and experience with a phonetic-based reading program is preferred. This position will be located at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida. Orange County funded position with benefits.
Equal opportunity employer
The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability. Persons with a disability needing an accommodation for the application/selection process should notify Human Resources (407) 836‐2261 prior to the application deadline. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.