Dropout Prevention Specialist (Grant Funded Position)

TITLE Dropout Prevention Specialist 

This is a Certified Position


Three Year Grant Funded Position; 10-month Position

Reports to: Director of Secondary Education and Accountability

The Dropout Prevention Specialist promotes and enhances the overall academic mission of the district by providing services that support students who are at-risk of dropping out of school. The specialist collaborates with schools in identifying and contacting disengaged students and their families to address the issues and barriers associated with school attendance and credit accrual. The specialist develops re-entry strategies and associated plans for identified students who have dropped out or at-risk of dropping out of school. Plans address completion of high school graduation criteria, career interests, and transition to post-secondary opportunities. 

Job Description


Online Application


Must hold or be eligible for a license issued by the North Carolina State Board of Education in Social Work, School Counseling, Education, or a related field.

SALARY RANGE State Salary Schedule

Interested persons presently employed by Caswell County Schools should contact Dr. Carla Murray, HR Director, by writing a letter stating their desire to be considered for this position.

Individuals employed outside of Caswell County Schools should complete an online application, cover letter, and current resume. Send application, cover letter, and resume to Dr. Carla Murray, HR Director P.O. Box 160 Yanceyville, NC 27379, or email: carla.murray@caswell.k12.nc.us