Jacobs Elementary School ( learn more )

New Bedford Public Schools

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3079226
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : April 9, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

1. To support the School’s rapid acceleration of student achievement by providing educational interventions and progress monitoring for students.

1. Work with individual students or small groups of students to provide educational interventions and progress monitoring.
2. Work with school personnel by assisting in determining Intervention Plan and Individualized Education Program services when appropriate.
3. Maintain records of interventions and progress monitoring to insure process fidelity.
4. Attend team/parent meetings as requested; provide input to teams regarding student academic strengths and weaknesses.
5. Provide high quality Tier 2 support to students who are at-risk in reading, writing and/or mathematics.
6. Use identified scientific, research-based interventions focused specifically on individual student difficulties.
7. Maintain data-based documentation of continuous monitoring of student performance and progress during interventions.
8. Provide the high quality instruction time needed to move students to grade level proficiency.
9. Support school-wide assessments and assist with the analysis of the data to identify students in need of intervention services.
10. Provide data to the school teams and participate in decisions about student progress.
11. Utilize tracking system to maintain lists of students participating in interventions.
12. Attend training and professional development as assigned by the Principal.
13. Perform related duties and responsibilities as requested by the Principal.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Instructional Support > Teacher Mentor
    Student Services > Teacher Mentor
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    New Bedford Public Schools 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

      1. Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field.
      2. Massachusetts Teachers License Elementary 1-6 and/or Special Education PK-8.
      3. Training and experience with Wilson, Orton Gillingham, or other formal reading intervention program preferred.
      4. SEI endorsement or willingness to participate in SEI endorsement course.
      5. Familiarity with or willingness to participate in trainings for Reading Street, My Sidewalks, EnVision Math, DIBELS, Galileo
      assessment system, research-based interventions, and data analysis.

      Reports to: Building Principal
      Terms of Employment
      This position follows the Unit A contract

      The New Bedford Public Schools do not discriminate on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, genetics, or disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions in employment for potential employees. New Bedford Public Schools encourages people with multilingual skills, particularly in Cape Verdean Creole, Portuguese and/or Spanish, to apply. Every available opportunity will be taken in order to assure that each applicant is selected on the basis of qualifications, merit and ability.
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Kerry Kennedy , Principal
    • 71 Portland Street
    • New Bedford, Massachusetts 02744

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