Other job descriptors are at odds with the overall summary, so the role may need further definition. For example, essential duties include: "accept and review employee complaints"; "participate actively in the District Equity Accountability Committee and other assigned committees"; and "participate in equity reviews of policies, procedures and practices, as related to employee working conditions and experiences."
November 18, 2021
Job Posting: Jeffco Public Schools
The public school system for Jefferson County, Colorado is hiring a District Equity Ombudsperson. This new position will serve primarily the 14,000 employees of the state's second largest school district, which is headquartered near Golden. The full-time Ombuds will, "Serve the District as an independent, confidential and neutral intermediary support role; navigating informal complaint resolution and the formal existing complaint procedures/processes, as appropriate, to encourage a positive culture and climate in Jeffco Public Schools."