Instructional Systems Specialist (Early Childhood Education/English Language Arts)


Vacancy ID: 826645   Announcement Number: 13-CBL-007(I)   USAJOBS Control Number: 335806500

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The Vacancy Identification Number is:  826645.
1. Title of Job

Instructional Systems Specialist (Early Childhood Education/Special Education)
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20. Occupational Specialties

001 Early Childhood Education/English Language Arts

21. Geographic Availability

211163047 Fort Campbell, KY

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- Yes.
B- No.

1. This advertisement is open to current, permanent Federal Civil Service employees only. You will be required to submit your current SF-50 to demonstrate that you are a current, permanent Federal Civil Service employee with your supporting documentation. Are you a current, permanent Federal Civil Service employee?  

For each task in the following group, choose response below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- Yes.
B- No.

2. A Master's degree is required for all Instructional Systems Specialist (ISS) positions. Do you have a Master's degree?

3. Three (3) years of experience in teaching, educational research, development of educational materials and aids, educational testing, guidance counseling, educational administration, or comparable activities which have clearly demonstrated success in the application of principles, methods, and techniques of education and familiarity with current developments in education and training are required. This experience must have been directly related to Early Childhood Education/English Language Arts (P-3). Please ensure this experience is described in your application. Do you have three (3) years of experience directly related to Early Childhood Education/English Language Arts (P-3)?

4.

The position requires the candidate to meet DoDEA course work and/or certification requirements in the subject matter area: Teacher, Pre-kindergarten (0090) or Kindergarten (0095) or elementary (0101-0103).

 

Teacher Categories and Requirements can be found at: http://www.dodea.edu/Offices/HR/employment/categories/Elementary-Positions.cfm

 

Do you hold a current, valid Teaching Certificate with an endorsement in Early Childhood Education (0090, 0095, or 0101-0103)?

Candidates who meet minimum experience requirements will be further evaluated against established criteria that demonstrates how well they possess the specific ranking factors determined necessary for successful job performance.

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

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Comprehensive knowledge of current Pre-K through 12th grade instructional theory, research,

best practices and content/performance standards for the subject matter, including Federal laws, DoD policies, and DoDEA standard operating procedures governing the curriculum program within the DoDEA education system.

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Knowledge of staff development and demonstrated skill in staff development design, training

facilitation and the use of job embedded models and other strategies in order to provide professional development advice and guidance to staff.

7. Ability to plan, deliver and evaluate professional development activities in the subject matter field in a geographically dispersed school district.

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Knowledge of instructional program evaluation methods and principles sufficient to assess the

effectiveness and efficiency of the curriculum program.

9. Ability to analyze program data that informs staff development needs for curriculum area and to implement comprehensive staff development activities, to include evaluation and follow up.

10.

Professional knowledge of and demonstrated successful experience with Early Childhood Education (ECE), grades PK-3rd ELA and SS content standards, research-based best practices demonstrated through experience in developing integrated academically rigorous curriculum programs. Demonstrates ability to collect and analyze data to write program evaluations for ECE ELA.