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District Lead Educator
The Lead educator is the point of contact between the Director of Programming and the team of educators. This person also assists the Director of Programming in training educators and is responsible for co-presenting and observing educators who are ready to begin giving presentations. The Lead Educator also leads monthly meetings with the educator team in conjunction with other Lead Educators and the Director of Programming . The purpose of these meetings is to touch base with educators to address questions or concerns they may have and offers our educators a time to share their ideas to enhance our program. The Lead Educator works with the Director of Programming to implement any ideas that would benefit The Set Me Free Project. Monthly meetings are also a time for educators to be mentored to best serve our clients. The Lead Educator is responsible for assisting and empowering our educators to be the best they can be. Finally, the Lead Educator is responsible for conducting industry research and assisting the CEO, Director of Programming in updating our curricula packages.
Majority of hours will be Monday - Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm with occasional night or weekend presentations.
· Communicate with schools and clients to assist in creating schedule
· Educate youth and/or community members on the dangers of human trafficking and empower them to protect themselves
· Learn and understand the various presentations we offer and effectively communicate details to those who ask
· Develop relationships with schools, organizations and coalitions
· Communicate with schools and organizations professionally and in a timely manner to create a schedule for the Lead Educator and Part Time Educators
· Perform research to stay updated on the industries of sex-trafficking and social media
· Assist CEO, Director of Programming with updating curricula packages
· Travel as needed
· Assist in training educators
· Co-present and observe educators during the training phase and as needed once training is complete
· Lead monthly educator team meetings
· Mentor and assist educators
· Be the point of contact between the Regional Director and The Set Me Free Project’s educators
· 75% Time Presenting
· 25% Time administrative duties
Scheduling the state
Review Time Cards / Data Portal
Skills and Requirements
· Proficient in basic computer skills
· Excellent verbal communication skills
· Experience with public speaking
· Ability to navigate audience questions and/or concerns in a respectful manner
· Ability to maintain composure while going “off topic” and/or changing teaching style, if needed, to bring audience members to an understanding of the material
· Flexible hours
· Travel and meal expenses covered / reimbursed for long distance presentations
· Three (3) weeks vacation time and One (1) week sick time per calendar year.
*This job description reflects The Set Me Free Project’s best effort to describe the essential functions and qualifications of the District Lead Educator position. It is neither an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or qualifications, nor is it a contract.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $12.50 to $14.00 /hour
Educator Eligibility Criteria
To become a Set Me Free Project Educator, you must fulfill all the following:
Be 18 years of age
Have a high school diploma or GED equivalent
Be a citizen of the United States or have proper visa documentation
Demonstrate a desire to participate in the program and abide by The Set Me Free Project’s guidelines, policies, and procedures
Give permission for The Set Me Free Project to conduct periodic criminal background checks and child/adult abuse inquiries during employment.
Give permission for The Set Me Free Project to conduct random drug tests during employment.
Not eligible to educate if you:
Have an open warrant for a felony or misdemeanor offense.
Are currently under indictment.
Have any felony convictions for a crime involving violence, terroristic threats, weapons, sexual offenses, crimes against nature or any felony relating to the welfare of a child.
Have any other felony charge under 10 years ago.
Have a serious misdemeanor conviction involving violence, theft, drugs, terroristic threats, crimes against nature, weapons, any misdemeanor relating to the welfare of a child in the last 10 years.
Have a record of child abuse or neglect.
Have a conviction for which you have not yet completed court-ordered disposition (you will need to request court documents showing the completion of these necessary things): still on probation, unfinished community service, unpaid fines.
Have been charged with Driving Under the Influence of alcohol in the last 3 years.
Have more than one charge of Driving Under the Influence. May be eligible if there have been no alcohol-related charges in the last 10 years.
License currently suspended or revoked for any reason
Have more than one conviction of Driving Under Suspension or without a license.
You may provide an explanation of the following offenses to determine educator eligibility:
A police record indicating a minor misdemeanor offense or infraction offense.
Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol over 3 years ago
More than one charge of Driving Under the Influence if both charges are over 10 years old.
More than one Non-driving alcohol-related offense over 3 years old.
One alcohol-related charge in the last 3 years.
A serious misdemeanor conviction if the incident occurred more than 10 years ago including assault, fighting, weapons, drugs.
Obstruction of justice in any way including obstruct an officer, obstruct law, resisting arrest.
Theft of any kind including theft by deception, theft of services, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
Any other misdemeanor conviction that constitutes moral turpitude including: possession or use of drugs or drug paraphernalia, public intoxication
Motor vehicle offenses including: a consistent pattern of numerous violations in the past, but license not currently suspended or revoked, consistent convictions of no insurance or no proof of financial responsibility.
Felony conviction if the incident occurred more than 10 years prior to the date of application.
****If you feel any of aforementioned offenses pertain to you, you may provide a detailed explanation of the circumstances surrounding the incident and any action taken after the incident where prompted later in the application. Please note that confidentiality of your information will be strictly maintained.