Position available for TEAM Assistant.

his is a part time position, 35 hours per week

Rate of pay is $14040.00 annually

There are no fringe benefits or insurance


Job Description:

The team assistant will assist the Native American Consultant and the Executive Director by answering phones, making appointments, entering data into data system, preparing the training materials, ordering supplies, Setting up the trainings for the staff. The team assistant will also be asked to other office duties by the consultant and the executive director.


Job Requirements:

The applicant must have a child with a disability or worked with a child with a disability. The applicant must have office knowledge in using a data system and how to make appointments, work with staff on training materials and preparing the training folders. The applicant should know computer programs such as excel, word, publisher and how to work on a website and social media. The applicant should know the special education laws and policies and how to maneuver the websites for these laws. This position will assist the executive director and Native consultant with office operations.


Please complete the application and email to: advocatedorie@live.com

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Position available for Native American Consultant

This position is a part time position consisting of 35 hours per week.

The salary is $18,900.00

There are no fringe benefits and no insurance

Travel reimbursement with approved mileage from the director

Job Description:

To educate parents of Native American students with disabilities or High-Risk students. The position consists of working with students in designated schools district in the Eastern Upper Peninsula to help explore their needs and help them understand their options for graduation with a diploma. Work with students and the families of younger students to prepare for positive educational opportunities as they move toward high school. The position also works to build collaborating and communicating relationship between districts and families through educating the families od their rights, and the policies of schools and help families understand what options are in the community also. The position will also allow the consultant to attend meetings so the Native family and student can understand the meeting agenda and materials presented by the district. The consultant is not a advocate, they are a supporter and consultant to the family and student.


Job Requirements:

Have a student with a disability or worked with them in the past

Have a high school diploma or further education is applicable

It is suggested that the applicant be a Native American Tribal member, and prefer they speak the Ojibwa language.

Keep data on all clients and submit to the Team Assistant to enter into system.

Report to the executive director.


Please fill out the application and email back to: advocatedorie@live.com

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