Parent Liaison

St. Mark Catholic School
Employment Type
Part Time
Location
Wilmington, NC
Posted Date

Hours per week:  20

Job Summary

St. Mark Catholic School is looking to hire a dynamic, organized and passionate member to join our team as the Parent Liaison. The Parent Liaison will be responsible for the stewardship and positive volunteer engagement and experience at St. Mark Catholic School. The job of Parent/School/Community Liaison was established for the purpose of providing a means for clear communication between school staff, parents, and community. This position conveys information regarding school activities and procedures and provides information on services available to eligible students and parents. 

Key responsibilities / day-to-day job functions

  • Acts as a resource for non-English speaking families for the purpose of providing information and listening to concerns. Assists parents with the completion of school documents (e.g. registration packets) for the purpose of facilitating the exchange of accurate information between school and home 
  • Facilitates the recruitment and retention of students
  • Communicates in person and on the phone with parents for the purpose of exchanging information
  • Communicates with teachers and parents regarding students’ schoolwork for the purpose of promoting academic progress
  • Facilitates communication between home and school regarding school events, academic progress, spiritual growth, sacramental preparation, etc.
  • Supports communications effort through development of content for social media, website, photos, and other projects as needed
  • Assists in the marketing and communications for admissions team as well as recruitment and scheduling and other administrative support of volunteers as needed

Minimum Requirements

  • Bilingual (Spanish speaking)
  • Knowledge and use of all social media outlets

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to manage and maintain sensitive and confidential school, student and parent information
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Practicing Catholic in good standing with the church
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Detailed oriented and excellent organizational skills
  • Other duties as assigned by the Principal

Parish or school background information:

St. Mark Catholic School is a PreK – 8th coeducational school with approximately 500 students. Employment is contingent upon applicant satisfactorily passing a full background and reference check. Safe environment training must be completed within 30 days of start date.

Position Start Date: 07/05/2021