School Safety & Threat Assessment Consultant

Puget Sound ESD   Renton, WA   Full-time     Education
Posted on January 12, 2023
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School Safety & Threat Assessment Consultant  

January 12, 2023

Puget Sound Educational Service District seeks a School Safety & Threat Assessment Consultant to coordinate the ongoing functioning of comprehensive school safety systems including Emergency Operations Plans (EOP) and student threat assessment system that offers a multi-agency team approach consisting of a school-based screening team and a community-based student threat assessment team.

PSESD is one of nine regional educational agencies serving school districts and state approved charter and private schools in Washington. Serving over 39% of Washington’s K-12 public school students, our agency provides critical services designed to ensure that our students are ready to enter school, achieve at high levels in the K-12 system, and succeed in postsecondary endeavors. We are committed to becoming an Antiracist Multicultural Organization driven by equity in education. To learn more about PSESD, visit

In support of public health, employment with Puget Sound ESD requiresEarly Learning staff and staff in positions working directly with children or vulnerable adults havefull COVID-19 vaccination. There is no need for applicants to submit supporting documents. Individuals that are offered positions will be informed of the process to submit their documents at the time of offer.

Minimum Qualifications

• Associate’s degree or higher in job-related field, or a High School Diploma with increasing levels of job-related experience

• Professional experience working in schools, community organizing, program coordination or community-based programs involving youth

• Knowledge and professional experience with comprehensive school safety efforts

Preferred Qualifications

• Professional experience with behavioral health practices (substance abuse and/or mental health)

• Experience in organizational development, task management, planning, and facilitation skills

• Experience with community mobilization

• Training and/or experience in one or more school safety-related area or topic (harassment, intimidation or bullying prevention, earthquake preparedness, SROs, digital safety/cyberbullying, etc.)

Please note, applicants should describe their experience meeting minimum qualifications (and preferred qualifications if applicable) in cover letter and resume as part of the application and salary placement process. Unofficial transcripts may be required as part of a complete application, and official transcripts may be required within two weeks of hire.

Location: Renton, Washington

Job Type: Full Time, Year ‘Round

Salary: $67,774 – $88,926 (Salary Band H)

Department: Learning, Teaching, and Family Support – Student Support Services

We attract, retain, and motivate exceptional people with an equitable and competitive compensation package. Salary offers consider candidate qualifications, experience, and internal equity.


We offer comprehensive benefits:

• Medical, dental, and vision

• 24 annual leave days per year

• 12 sick days

• 12 paid holidays

• Participation in Washington State Department of Retirement System

• Tax Sheltered Annuity Plan

• Subsidized ORCA card

• Free parking

• Electric car charging stations (Renton office)  

Open until filled; for best consideration, submit complete application by Sunday, January 29, 2023. Interviews are tentatively scheduled for the week of February 6, 2023 via videoconference.

Jobs are listed here for information only. To apply for a specific open position, you must be a registered applicant in the FastTrack Application System and apply specifically for each position for which you wish to be considered.  

PSESD is committed to having a diverse workforce and encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications to apply.

800 Oakesdale Avenue SW Renton, WA 98057