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Requisition Number 17-2166 Post Date 3/31/2017 Title Temporary Academic Placement Associate City Columbia State MD Description Company Summary:Founded in 2001, Connections Education is a leading provider of high-quality, highly accountable online education solutions for schools, school districts, and students in grades K 12. It serves families and schools with a variety of digital learning and online school solutions including Connections Academy, International Connections Academy, andPearson Connexus. In 2017, Connections Education brings full-time online and blended school to 65,000 students across the US and abroad, and delivers online courses to over 340,000 students. In total, over 400,000 students in the US and 48 countries will receive online learning from Connections Education in 2017. Connections Education is based in Baltimore, Maryland and was named a Top Workplace by the Baltimore Sun for the third consecutive year and a 2013 Best Place to Work by Baltimore magazine. Regularly recognized for its outstanding curriculum and leadership, Connections Education is committed to expanding quality education through technology, and helping students achieve both academic and personal success. Connections Education is part of the global education company, Pearson.Position Summary:Working from our office in Columbia, MD, the Temporary Academic Placement Associate will work directly with the Academic Placement Services Team, supporting the team members with day to day activities. Our busy season runs from mid-July through October, so work schedule flexibility is mandatory in order to meet company goals and deadlines. A successful candidate will be able to facilitate professional, informative, and responsive interactions with potential Connections Academy families. Duties include but are not limited to the following:Responsibilities:Primary Responsibilities: Review academic documentation including report cards, unofficial transcripts, state test scores, and home school documents for compliance and completeness; Review special education documentation including Individualized Education Plans (IEP),evaluation reports, and 504 Plans for compliance and completeness; Review gifted documentation including gifted evaluations, Gifted Individualized Education Plans (GIEP), and testing results for compliance and completeness; Communicate with families who have submitted invalid or incomplete documentation through phone and email correspondence; Contact families who have been identified as needing additional support or documentation; Assist with naming, saving, and uploading of academic, special education, and gifted documentation into Connexus, our Education Management System; Clearly communicate additional enrollment and placement tasks that are needed in order to progress through the process in verbal and written form; Maintain accuracy of student records/data in accordance with all regulatory requirements;Other General Responsibilities: Coordinate with the Enrollment Team to assist with counseling calls made to prospective families; Basic administration of accounts in the Connections Academy Education Management System and other third party accounts; Assist with creating user accounts for Supplemental Instructional Support Programs, when needed; and Other duties as assigned by the Academic Placement Services Team Managers. Requirements Prior school enrollment/registration experience a plus Excellent data analysis skills Knowledge of online student information systems a plus Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel Excellent computer skills Flexibility and the ability to work in a fast-paced work environment Highly organized, self-motivated, hard worker Ability to learn quickly and multi-task Excellent customer service skills a plus Ability to pay close attention to detail is essential Apply Online Send This Job to a Friend Openings Browse Open Jobs Search Open Jobs Edit Your Profile Submit Your Resume View Submitted Applications ul)" id="OurSiteHeader"> Our Site What Is Connections Academy? Curriculum Success Find Out More Enroll ul)" id="ConnectionsAcademyHeader"> Connections Academy Careers News About Us Contact Us ul)" id="HelpfulLinksHeader"> Helpful Links Find A School School Log In Request Information Find an Event Email Signup FAQs ul)" id="OtherOfferingsHeader"> Other Offerings International Connections Academy Nexus Academy Connections Learning Social Connections Academy Blog 1001 Fleet Street, 5th Floor Baltimore, MD 21202 1-800-382-6010 Connections Academy is a division of Connections Education LLC, which is accredited by AdvancED. Read About Our Accreditation Privacy Policy Terms of Use Nondiscrimination Policy Accessibility -- 2015 Connections Education LLC. All rights reserved.


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