MIDDLE SCHOOL READING SPECIALIST

Franklin Northeast Supervisory Union ( learn more )

Richford, Vermont ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3268586
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : September 7, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Franklin Northeast Supervisory Union is anticipating hiring a 1.0 FTE reading specialist to join the Enosburg Falls Middle School grade 6-8 teaching team for the 2021-2022 school year.

Job Description: Enosburg Falls Middle School is seeking a part time (0.7FTE) literacy specialist to provide supplemental instruction in reading as part of our collaborative system of supports for grades 6-8. This position will help our MS team to provide stronger first-tier instruction that benefits a diverse group of learning styles. Candidates should have a strong background using data-driven reading instruction and be able to develop written plan of instruction/intervention and progress monitoring for students at the Tier I, Tier II and Tier III levels. Qualified candidates should demonstrate knowledge in the appropriate administration of a wide range of reading assessments. Experience with the Lucy Calkins Units of Study for Reading and Writing is preferred. Experience with trauma-informed strategies to reach struggling learners is essential, as is the ability to work on a collaborative team of middle level educators. Qualified applicants will have experience with proficiency-based assessment and instruction and will be able to help implement and use effective proficiency-based practices in the classroom. A Vermont educator's license with either a Reading/English Language Arts Specialist or Reading/English Language Arts Coordinator endorsement, or a Middle level or 7-12 license with substantial training and experience with reading instruction and a willingness to work to achieve endorsement is required.

Franklin Northeast Supervisory Union (FNESU) is a Pre-K-12 system with ten schools consisting of six elementary schools, one middle school, two high schools, and a career technical center. FNESU serves approximately 1,950 students within our six towns. FNESU is situated in rural northwestern Vermont, which is the perfect setting for outdoor enthusiasts. We are located just 20 miles from Jay Peak Resort, 32 miles from Smuggler's Notch, and within driving distance to several other surrounding ski resorts. There are plenty of areas to hike, swim, cross-country ski, snowmobile, and mountain bike. We are an hour away from Burlington and just an hour and a half from Montreal. Our employees are offered a competitive benefits package. For new teachers, the package also includes student loan assistance, longevity bonuses, and a competitive starting salary. We provide embedded supports for teachers including: new teacher mentoring, local professional development opportunities, and school-based instructional coaching. FNESU teachers and leaders are innovative and forward-thinking. Many have been recognized at the local, state, and national level for their work in education. We are seeking candidates committed to continuously improving practices in order to best serve our students, teachers, and communities.
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Employer Description

    Franklin Northeast Supervisory Union (FNESU) is a Pre-K-12 system comprised of 6 rural towns in Northern Vermont; Bakersfield, Berkshire, Enosburg, Montgomery, Richford and Sheldon. FNESU consists of six Elementary Schools, two Middle Schools, two High Schools, and one Technical Career Center. FNESU serves approximately 1,950 students within our six towns. FNESU is situated in rural northwestern Vermont, which is the perfect setting for outdoor enthusiasts. We are located just 20 miles from Jay Peak Resort, 32 miles from Smuggler's Notch, and within driving distance to several other surrounding ski resorts. There are plenty of areas to hike, swim, cross-country ski, snowmobile, and mountain bike. We are an hour away from Burlington and just an hour and a half from Montreal.

    Our employees are offered a competitive benefits package. For new teachers, the package also includes student loan assistance, longevity bonuses, and a competitive starting salary. We provide embedded supports for teachers including: new teacher mentoring, local professional development opportunities, and school-based instructional coaching. FNESU teachers and leaders are innovative and forward-thinking. Many have been recognized at the local, state, and national level for their work in education. We are seeking candidates committed to continuously improving practices in order to best serve our students, teachers, and communities. Learn more about us...


    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Franklin Northeast Supervisory Union 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

    • Must hold current VT Teaching License with proper endorsement.
    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Rachel Reynolds , Principal
    • P.O. Box 417
    • 65 Dickenson Avenue
    • Enosburg Falls, Vermont 05450
    • Phone: 802-933-5354
    • Fax: 802-933-5013
    • Email: click here

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