Career Specialist - F.L. Schlagle High School

Jobs for Americas Graduates - Kansas •

 Career Specialist 

Now Hiring for the 2022 - 2023 school year.  Applications accepted at


The Career Specialist is responsible for supporting students to overcome barriers and prepare for college and career pathways.  Identifies, recruits, and instructs students deemed to have a high degree of difficulty of being promoted into the next grade level, achieving graduation, and/or making a successful transition from school to a career with advancement opportunities by utilizing the JAG model.


  1. Provides appropriate curriculum and ensures students meet and achieve specific JAG competencies through classroom instruction.
  2. Assembles and ensures student roster meets the JAG model requirements and incorporates members of the Advisory Committee.
  3. Plan, manage and execute events that increase program visibility and establish a network of local employer engagement opportunities to identify and map career pathways.
  4. Collaborates, communicates, and build relationships within schools, administration, Career Association members, and community.
  5. Generates and completes documentation and reporting of personal and student activities in appropriate school and multiple JAG-K database systems.



 Knowledge & Skills 

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferred.
  • Experience working with youth, prefer minimum 2 years.
  • Valid Driver’s License, required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently while managing multiple priorities.
  • Understanding of policies, laws, and guidelines related to education including, IDPs, and 504.
  • Technology proficient includes virtual meeting platforms, school technology and data management programs.


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Benefits Information

A full benefits package is available for employees who are classified as full time.

Salary Information

$40,000 12 month permanent(non-contract) position.

Employer Information

About Jobs for America`s Graduates - Kansas (JAG-K)

With our headquarters in Topeka, Kansas, JAG-K partners with Kansas schools to help students who are facing various challenges to be successful. We are a non-profit organization that offers an elective class to provide academic and other positive supports to ensure students earn their high school diploma. We have 104 programs located in 49 Kansas school districts and currently serve more than 5,500 students in Kansas and by educating students through career exploration opportunities and teaching soft skills, students are prepared to successfully transition to post-secondary education, military service, or into the workforce.

We believe our strength comes from the relationships we build with students to assist them towards a path of success. We strive for a culture of Humble, Hungry, and Smart and do this by hiring ideal team players. Individuals that enjoy working at JAG-K and fit our cultural framework share credit, emphasize team over self, define success collectively rather than individually, are hungry for more opportunities, constantly think about the next step or way to improve, and are emotionally intelligent. In addition to great pay and benefits, we strive to create a positive environment made up of ideal team players.


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1420 SW Arrowhead Drive
Topeka, KS 66604

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