Job Summary**Job Summary**In this role, you will provide leadership, technical assistance, training, consultation, and direction to school districts and charter schools in the implementation and management of the federal Elementary and Secondary Education Emergency Relief (ESSER) and the Governor’s Education Emergency Relief (GEER) funds under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, CSSR Act, and any additional related acts with ESSER and GEER funds for distric and charter schools. Duties Include:* Coordinating the State’s efforts to ensure appropriate use of Federal ESSER and GEER grants in public Minnesota districts and charter schools;* Developing and implementing technical assistance and training opportunities for district and school personnel in order to maximize education investments using program allowable activities and expenditures;* Coordinating with the MDE monitoring and compliance office for timely monitoring of program implementation and ensuring district compliance with related federal program requirements;* Leading and coordinating the functions of the agency regarding ESSER and GEER requirements;* Serving as an integral member of the Equity and Opportunity Division by contributing as necessary so the entire range of team responsibilities and activities are accomplished in an appropriate and timely manner. Other assignments made by the director/supervisor.Qualifications**Minimum Qualifications**Four years of professional experience in grants management, training, teaching, or education program administration.ORA bachelor’s degree and 3 years of related professional experience in grants management, training, teaching, or education program administration.**Preferred Qualifications*** Experience managing education-related federal grants;* Experience working at or with public school districts or charter schools* Knowledge of CARES Act, CSSR Act, and/or ARP Act rules and regulations;* Experience working at school districts and charter schools* Knowledge of CARES Act rules and regulations.Application Details**Why Work For Us**GREAT BENEFITS PACKAGE! The State of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost medical and dental insurance, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.**How to Apply**Click “Apply” at the bottom of the page. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-###-####.For additional information about the application process, go to you have questions about the position, contact Kelsey Baumann at …@state.mn.us or 651/582-8550.* * *AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERThe State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-###-#### or email …@state.mn.us. Please indicate what assistance you need.*Job Title:* GEER/ESSER Grant Program Specialist – Educ Program Specialist*Location:* Roseville*Job ID:* 44670*Regular/Temporary:* Limited*Full/Part Time:* Full-Time*Who May Apply:* Open to all qualified job seekers*Date Posted:* 03/22/2021*Closing Date:* 04/12/2021*Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit:* Education Department*Hiring Agency:* Education Department*Division/Unit:* Education-St Paul / Office of Equity*Work Shift:* Shift*Work Hours:* Shift*Work Shift/Work Hours:* Shift*Days of Work:* M-F*Travel Required:* No*Salary Range:* $27.56 – $40.61/hourly*Classified Status:* Temporary Unclassified*Bargaining Unit/Union:* MAPE*End Date:* Up to 3 years*Job Class:* Education Program Specialist*Working Title:* GEER/ESSER Grant Program Specialist
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