LONG-TERM SUBSTITUTE READING SPECIALIST, MIDDLE SCHOOL

Wilmington Middle School ( learn more )

Wilmington Public Schools

Wilmington, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3038767
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 4, 2019
  • Starting Date: March 1, 2019

Job Description

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:

• Understand and appreciate the middle school team philosophy as well as the middle school child
• Demonstrate knowledge of subject area
• Guide the learning process toward the achievement of district and school curriculum goals
• Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects, and communicate these objectives to students
• Plan instruction based upon explicit goals regarding what students should know and be able to do
• Create or provide learning experiences that develop students' abilities and require the application of thinking skills
• Employ a variety of instructional strategies that consider individual learning styles and performance levels
• Organize instruction around essential questions or core learning objectives; teach for understanding and/or mastery; provide students with practice and extension opportunities as needed
• Assess student learning on a regular basis using multiple forms of assessment; provide reports of student progress as needed
• Use assessment data to inform instruction
• Create a classroom learning environment that is engaging, orderly, secure and appealing for students and in which mutual respect is practiced
• Carry out the school's disciplinary code and procedures in a fair and just manner
• Give assignments that reinforce classroom instruction
• Communicate student progress and development to parents/guardians
• Provide written assessments, referrals and evaluations when necessary for students with special needs.
• Participate in IEP and 504 meetings as required
• Model learning and behavior consistent with the expectations for students
• Attend staff or team meetings and serve on staff committees as necessary
• Assist the administration in implementing all policies and rules governing student life and conduct
• Collaborate with colleagues to improve curriculum and instructional effectiveness for all students
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Notice of Non-Discrimination
    All educational and non-academic programs, activities and employment opportunities at Wilmington Public Schools are offered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, homelessness, age and/or disability, and any other class or characteristic protected by law.

    Job Requirements

    • DEGREE PREFERRED:
      • Master’s degree

      EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
      • 2-3 years of relevant experience preferred
      • Middle School experience preferred.

      ADDITONAL
      REQUIREMENTS:
      • Current Massachusetts DESE Elementary License as a Reading Specialist or English Language Arts
      • Applicant must be SEI Endorsed
      • Experience with long-term substitute assignments

      START DATE:
      March 1, 2019 through June 18, 2019 (end of 2018/2019 SY)


    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Kevin Welch , Interim Principal
    • 25 Carter Lane
    • Wilmington, Massachusetts 01887
    • Phone: 978-694-6080
    • Fax: 978-694-6085
    • Email: click here

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