Rigorous academics and character development inspire lifelong learning.


Position: Coordinator of Student and Family Services

Job Purpose:

The Coordinator of Student and Family Services will lead the school’s efforts to create a positive, structured, disciplined school culture focused on character development and parental involvement. This position will collaborate and work closely with the Guidance Counselor and classroom Teachers.


  • Enforce all school policies within Capitol West Academy (CWA) and school community
  • Work with the Guidance Counselor to ensure students have excellent attendance and develop and implement plans to ensure students complete homework
  • Work closely with classroom teachers to ensure students show dramatic achievement gains to meet performance targets
  • Ensure teachers set extremely high and consistent behavioral and academic expectations and ensure rigorous curriculum and interventions are in place
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive plan for each of the students displaying chronic discipline issues
  • Set focus on character education with staff and students
  • Ensure school climate is conducive to involving parents and families in their children’s education
  • Provide appropriate supervision and guidance to staff


  • Master’s degree in Education or Education Administration or a related field or currently enrolled in program
  • Minimum 5 years teaching experience
  • Valid Teaching License, Certification in Administration preferred
  • Prior leadership or supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong proactive skills in developing school culture
  • Ability to develop and implement effective student behavior systems
  • Understanding of nuance of urban school environment and culture
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

Position Details:

  • Full-time
  • Member of CWA Leadership Team
  • Supervises Classroom Teachers, PE Teacher, Art Teacher, Instructional Aides
  • Reports directly to the Executive Director

Interested parties please submit a cover letter and resume to Donna Niccolai-Weber, Executive Director at DNiccolai-Weber@cwacademy.org.

Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Equal Employment Opportunity: Minority/Females/Handicapped/Veteran