Success For Each Child & Eliminate the Opportunity Gap by Leading with Racial Equity

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  • Data Analysis
  • Early Warning
  • Family and Community
  • Family Engagement
  • Intervention
  • LTFS
  • Mental Health
  • Mentoring
  • School Schedule
  • Social Services
  • Specialist
  • Tacoma

Puget Sound Educational Service District (PSESD) is seeking an Early Warning Intervention Specialist to provide evidence-based interventions according to identified early warning indicators to promote the successful completion of a high school diploma or equivalent. The Early Warning Intervention Specialist will assist in the development, implementation and training of stakeholders in early warning intervention systems including related policies and tiered evidence-based practices at schools, Community Truancy Boards, Student Assistance Teams, etc. The Early Warning Intervention Specialist will also conduct home visits, educational support groups, parent meetings, and parent nights to assist students and their families with effective intervention supports.

PSESD is one of nine regional educational agencies serving school districts, charter schools and state-approved private schools in Washington. Educational Service Districts, created by the legislature, are an essential regional delivery system for early learning and K-12 services in the state. PSESD is committed to becoming an Antiracist Multicultural Organization driven by equity in education.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Education, Social Services, or other job-related field (AA/AAS degree and progressively responsible job-related experience may substitute for BA/BS degree)

  • Job-related experience providing school-based interventions using early warning indicators (attendance and behavior)

Preferred Qualifications

(Cover letter or resume should specifically address any experience meeting the preferred qualifications)

  • Experience gathering data for assessments/evaluations involving students
  • Experience working with adolescents
  • Experience providing family supports

Describe experience meeting minimum qualifications (and preferred qualifications if applicable) in cover letter and resume.

Jobs are listed here for information only.  To apply for a specific open position, you must be a registered applicant in the Fast Track Application System and apply specifically for each position for which you wish to be considered.  Please complete Background Disclosure Statement and attach to Fast Track online application.

Work based in Pierce County, office space in Puyallup.

Schedule: School Schedule up to 40 hours/week for approximately 185 days/year (~1480 hours per year).

Salary: $23.47- $27.22.  PSESD Salary Schedule – Band C

Salary offers consider candidate qualifications, experience and internal equity. 
Excellent benefits and retirement package; sick leave, paid holidays, participation in Washington State Department of Retirement System, Tax Sheltered Annuity Plan, subsidized ORCA card, and the opportunity to work in a highly engaged, customer-centric environment.


PSESD is committed to having a diverse workforce and encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications to apply.

Open until filled; for best consideration, submit complete application by, Monday, February 18, 2018.

Tentative interview date Tuesday, March 4, 2019



Click here to apply!