School Year: 2023-2024
Location: Headquarters-Rio Grande Valley
Region: Headquarters - Rio Grande Valley, TX
Job Type: Full-Time
Role Mission: The Safety Compliance Manager works with the Director of Safety and Security to maintain a safe and secure physical and virtual learning environment for students, employees, and visitors by supporting the implementation and enforcement of local, state, and federal safety and security regulations across the various regions in which IDEA operates. This role reports to the Director of Safety and Security.
IDEA Public Schools is compliant with legislation and rules pertaining to school safety
District, regional, and campus Emergency Operations Plans & trainings are maintained and revised quarterly
Works with the Manager of Mental Health Crisis Support to ensure anonymous threat reporting systems are in place, utilized, and monitored throughout the regions
100% of Campus Crisis Team members and school staff complete required annual training
Regional Emergency Response efforts are coordinated and executed with fidelity 90% of the time
Safety and Security audits are executed annually for 100% of IDEA sites
Lives IDEA’s values
• Travel requirement: 30% to various regions and schools for on-site support and in-field work
• Flexibility and a willingness to take on new tasks as the responsibilities of the position evolve
• Education: Bachelor’s degree required
6+ years of in school operations required
4+ years of professional experience required
Experience with emergency management preferred
Knowledge and Skills:
• Remarkable oral/written communication, interpersonal, and networking skills
• Strong leadership experience with a track record of accomplishing results
• Persuasiveness and perseverance in attaining goals
• Ability to work independently and with others
We offer a comprehensive benefits plan, covering the majority of the employee premium for the base medical plan and subsidizing the majority of costs for a spouse/domestic partner and children. Other benefits include dental and vision plans, disability, life insurance, parenting benefits, generous vacation time, com‐muter benefits, referral bonuses, professional development, and a 403(b) plan. We also offer an inclusive environment where staff are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work every day. IDEA may offer a relocation stipend to defray the cost of moving for this role, if applicable.
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About IDEA Public Schools
At IDEA Public Schools, we believe each and every child can go to college. Since 2000, IDEA Public Schools has grown from a small school with 150 students to the fastest-growing network of tuition-free, Pre-K-12 public charter schools in the United States.
IDEA Public Schools boasts national rankings on The Washington Post and U.S. News & World Report’s top high schools lists. IDEA serves nearly 75,000 college-bound students in 137 schools across Texas, Southern Louisiana and Florida and is on-track to maintain its legacy of sending 100% of its graduates to college. Be on the lookout for IDEA schools opening near you—with new launches in Jacksonville, FL (2022). Cincinnati, OH (2022), and Arkansas (2023)!
When you choose to work at IDEA, you are part of our IDEA Team and Family. You will work alongside team members who set and reach ambitious goals every day, are excited to continue to grow with IDEA, and work relentlessly to make college for all a reality.