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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 01/16/19

Applications Due02/06/19

Vacancy ID63448

AgencyEducation Department, State

TitleAssociate in Instructional Services (Social Studies 7-12), Box P12-1865/66122

Occupational CategoryNo Preference

Salary Grade26

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $85736 to $105681 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5

Workday

From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Office of Education Policy

Office of State Assessment

City Albany

StateNY

Zip Code12234

Minimum Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Reassignment: Candidates must have one year of permanent competitive or 55b/c service as an Associate in Instructional Services (Social Studies, 7-12).

Eligible List Appointment: Candidates must be reachable on the Civil Service eligible list for this title.

Section 70.4 Transfer: A candidate may be eligible for nomination for Section 70.4 transfer to Associate in Instructional Services (Social Studies, 7-12) if they have standing on the Civil Service eligible list for this title and are currently a New York State employee in a title allocated at Grade 24 or higher.


NOTE: If you are on the Civil Service eligible list for this title, you may receive a canvass letter. You must complete and return it as instructed on the letter.

Duties Description The New York State Education Department's Office Education Policy is seeking candidates for an Associate in Instructional Services (Social Studies 7-12) position in the Office of State Assessment. This Office is responsible for the development of Regents Examinations as well as supplemental materials and support for administrative concerns. Duties of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Lead activities related to the development of examinations, including convening and conducting exam review committees and key teacher-consultant committees;
• Oversee committee work and scoring sessions to provide content expertise in the development of State exams;
• Recruit and train teacher-consultants to write questions for assessments;
• Work with the Content Advisory Panel (CAP) to develop, review and revise questions for field test exams;
• Manage the work of contractors in the preparation and review of certain aspects of the development of Regents Examinations in Social Studies;
• Prepare and review examinations, rubrics and supplementary test materials and monitor their progress through the translation and printing stages;
• Maintain a pool of teacher-consultants to participate as needed in test development activities in social studies, including train, assign, and review the work of teacher-consultants to perform a wide range of test development tasks;
• Build capacity of school administrators, teachers and parents in understanding and implementing the New York State Learning Standards for Social Studies and the New York State Testing Program;
• Provide information and assistance related to assessment to NYS educators, school personnel, professional organizations, State and federal governmental agencies, the Content Advisory Panel (CAP) for Social Studies, and the public; and
• Represent the Department at meetings and on projects related to NYS assessments.

Additional Comments CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: This will be a permanent appointment. Promotions and transfers may change appointees’ negotiating unit. Applicants should be aware that changes in negotiating units may affect their salary, insurance, and other benefits. Verification of degree will be required.

* Leads to a maximum salary of $105,681 based on annual performance advances.

APPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by February 6, 2019 to p12jobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (P12-1865/66122) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Office of Human Resources Management

Telephone (518) 474-5215

Fax (518) 486-5631

Email Address p12jobs@nysed.gov

Address

Street NYS Education Department

89 Washington Avenue, Room 528 EB

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12234

 

Notes on ApplyingAPPLICATION: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of interest by February 6, 2019 to p12jobs@nysed.gov (email submissions are preferred). You must include the Box number (P12-1865/66122) of the position in the subject line of your email and cover letter to ensure receipt of your application.

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