Part Time Communication Specialist

Recruiter
Naugatuck Public Schools
Location
Naugatuck
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Closes
Oct 19, 2017
Role
Marketing
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY: In support of the district's strategic plan, responsible for the Naugatuck Public School's strategic communication design and execution of external information, social media relations, marketing communications and web development.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Engage and cooperate with District administrators and other staff members, as required, in publicizing and promoting the District's programs, performances and special events.

* Acting as the web-master, responsible for the layout, design and production of district's web site, electronic newsletter and other publications for the purpose of ensuring school district information is disseminated in a high quality format.

* Prepare press releases, recorded messages, and other special presentations for distribution to the media, parents, students, community groups and stakeholders.

* On behalf of the district, utilize electronic (including web), print and social media to maintain lines of communication with district constituents, the press, and other agencies.

* Provide and coordinate content for current internal communication mechanisms and execute the ongoing development of various other effective internal communication vehicles and tools.

* Expand the use of technology tools and social media to enhance communications and increase user engagement.

* Develop and implement communications that promote the understanding of the culture of teaching and learning and connection with the mission of the District.

* Performs all other District duties at the direction of the Director of Information Technology.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* A BS Degree in education, public relations, communications or a related field with a minimum a three (3) years experience in job specific skills.

* Proven and demonstrable knowledge and skills in community engagement, print, social media, electronic and oral communication processes and techniques. Ability to provide portfolio required.

* Strong technical aptitude with excellent communication skills and ability to work in a team environment.

* Flexibility to attend occasional evening or weekend events

All interested applicants must apply online at SDL2017