West Middle School ( learn more )

Andover Public Schools

Andover, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3423516
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 6, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

1.0 FTE/31.25 hours

Provide reading instruction to small groups of students with diagnosed learning disabilities. Focus will be on students who demonstrate significant decoding and fluency deficits.

-Teach reading to small groups of students with specific learning disabilities.

-Complete reading evaluation of students as assigned

-Participate in IEP Team meetings

-Assist in the development of student IEP's (recommend accommodations, write goals, recommend services)

-Complete IEP progress reports on each student

-Consult regularly with classroom teachers & special education teachers.

-Participate in building and special education staff meetings.

-Massachusetts certification as Teacher of Children with Moderate Special Needs

-Massachusetts certification as Reading Specialist

-Experience and demonstrated expertise with language-based, multi-sensory, structured, sequential reading instruction.

-Certification and/or training in Orton-Gillingham, Wilson, Lindamood Bell preferred.

-Knowledge of computer applications for special needs students.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Andover 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

    • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Human Resources
    • 36 Bartlet Street
    • Andover, Massachusetts 01810
    • Phone: 978-623-8500
    • Fax: 978-623-8536

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