North Middlesex Regional School District

Pepperell , Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2901078
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 6, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 22, 2018

Job Description

The Reading Specialist:
Provides instruction and models good instruction
• Works with students identified as needing individualized or small group direct reading instruction. Students may be identified as being eligible for special or regular education services.
• Works collaboratively with administration and teachers and other reading specialists to provide a quality reading program focused on improving all students’ literacy
Provides a comprehensive research-based assessment system
• Assesses students to determine the best instruction model
• Develops a comprehensive assessment system for all students
• Models good assessment practices including informal inventories, formative classroom assessments, and summative, standardized assessments
• Analyzes both school-wide and individual assessments to assess the strengths and needs of the school and individual students or classes of students
Provides leadership in the literacy needs of the district
• Evaluates reading programs for strengths and needs
• Communicates effectively with administration, classroom teachers, parents, and specialized personnel such as psychologists, special educators, or speech teachers
• The reading specialist is a resource to other educators, parents, and the community
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Welcome TO North Middlesex Regional School District!

    The North Middlesex Regional School District, serving the towns of Ashby, Pepperell and Townsend, is located in the north/central section of Massachusetts on the New Hampshire/Massachusetts border. The three towns served by the district cover approximately 80 square miles and are located in the suburbs near the cities of Fitchburg, Lowell, Worcester and Nashua, NH. The district is fewer than 50 miles northwest of Massachusetts' capital city, Boston. Residents of the area are to be found working in a wide variety of vocations in the high technology, higher education, plastics, and paper enterprises that are prominent in the region.
    The school district provides a modern educational program, grades Pre K- 12, for a constituency that has consistently placed a high value on the quality of its schools. Approximately 4,100students are enrolled at the district's consolidated pre- pre-school, three elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. Serving the district are combined staff of 308. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    North Middlesex Regional School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Orten Gillingham, Linda-Mood Bell, Wilson (or similar) reading training or certification preferred
    • At least 5 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Application Instructions

    To be considered for this position, a completed application must consist of the following:

    1. Cover Letter
    2. Up-to-date resume
    3. A letter of recommendation from each of the attached references
    4. All graduate and undergraduate transcripts
    5. Certifications (if applicable)
    6. Test Scores (if applicable)
    7. Language Skills (other than English)

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Brad Brooks , Director of Special Education
    • 45 Main Street
    • Pepperell, Massachusetts 01463

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