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School Resource Officer

Title
School Resource Officer
Location
Lamesa ISD
Description
As a School Resource Officer, you will perform law enforcement duties and make him/herself available for all activities of the school to offer assistance, guidance/counseling, provide presentations, and make referrals in all aspects of child related problems including drugs, gangs, and child abuse. 

DUTIES 
-Maintain ability to perform all duties of a Patrol Officer. 
-Communicate and interact with students appropriately and counsel them accordingly. 
-Promote positive relationships with students and be a positive role model. 
-Perform campus security and provide a safe learning environment for students and faculty. 
-Meet parents, teachers, school officials and provide referrals and assistance in all aspects of child related
problems. 
-Provide presentations to school officials, students, teachers, parents, and community groups as needed. 
-Provide gang intervention and training. 
-Perform dispute intervention. 
-Gather intelligence and deter and reduce on-campus crime. 
-Enforce and investigate any violation of state and federal laws and the ordinances of the City which involve
offenses committed by juvenile offenders. 
Benefits
Lamesa ISD Benefits:
District pays 100% of employee health insurance premiums
Membership in the Texas Teacher Retirement System
Requirements
-Valid Texas Motor Vehicle Operator's License. 
-Certified Peace Officers Certificate from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) required. 
-Complete Certified Juvenile Officer Training within one year of employment. 
-At least two (2) years experience as a Peace Officer is required.
-Experience in public education or working with juveniles may be considered in lieu of peace officer experience. 

Questions about the application, testing and hiring process can be directed to: 

Jim Knight
jknight@lamesaisd.net
806-872-5461
Start Date
8/1/2018
Salary
Based on Lamesa ISD salary schedules and commensurate with experience
Contact Jim Knight
Phone: (806) 872-5461
Fax: (806) 872-6220
jknight@lamesaisd.net
212 N Houston, Lamesa, TX 79331