Heart of MO-RPDC DCI Improvement Consultant

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Job Title: Heart of MO-RPDC DCI Improvement Consultant
Location: Columbia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 37010
Hiring Department

Heart of MO-Regional Professional Development Center

College of Education

University of MO-Columbia

Job Description

Improvement Consultant for the Heart of MO- RPDC's District Continuous Improvement Program

This position will support District Continuous Improvement (DCI) through collaboration within a state system of support to advance and sustain a district-wide focus on an identified set of effective educational practices and increase the use of technologies to support implementation of professional development. Actively support the effective implementation of the District Continuous Improvement process to promote:
• Internal capacity building for sustainability; and
• Fidelity of district practice to MMD expectations

This position is specifically intended to provide support at the district leadership and building leadership team levels. It is the expectation that personnel filling this position have a thorough knowledge of the content required in their position, demonstrate a high level of aptitude for participating in and guiding team practices and processes, and are skilled in delivery of high-quality professional development coaching with adult learners. This position also requires a working knowledge of technology for use in virtual coaching sessions.

Knowledge and skill requirements: This position requires some knowledge of:
• Schoolwide Positive Behavior Support (SW-PBS)
• Professional Learning Communities (PLC)
• Response to Intervention (RTI)
• Missouri Learning Standards
• Missouri Model Curriculum
• Missouri Educator Standards and Quality Indicators
• Essential Principles of Effective Evaluation
• Implementation and scaling up theory/practice
• Missouri School Improvement Program (MSIP)
• Multi-tiered Systems of Support (MTSS)

Develop training materials and curriculum.

Create and complete reports/assessments of progress.

Other duties as assigned by the Heart of MO-RPDC's Director.


Salary: $50,000 annual as supported by grant funding

GGS Grade: 10


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Monday - Friday; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 4 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

Applicants will be considered based on preferred qualification:

Master’s Degree in Education

At least five (5) years of teaching experience and building or district leadership experience is preferred.

Experience in development of training materials; leading trainings for professionals; problem-solving; collaboration with work-related colleagues; presentations to professionals; and collaboration with colleagues from other related disciplines.

Application Materials

The following must be attached to the application:

Cover letter

Current resume


Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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Job No:
Posted: 6/5/2021
Application Due: 6/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time