Bellingham Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

TITLE I READING/ELA TUTOR (#53)


Bellingham Public Schools
Bellingham, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3298577 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: June 25, 2020 Starting Date: August 31, 2020

Job Description
BELLINGHAM PUBLIC SCHOOLS
BELLINGHAM, MASSACHUSETTS
Vacancy #53

DATE: June 16, 2020
TITLE: Title I Reading/English Language Arts Tutors – Openings at DiPietro
Elementary School and Stall Brook Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school
year (number of positions TBD by available 2020-2021 Title I Grant funding)
One-Year Only Positions - Funding through the 2020-2021 Title I Grant
SALARY: $28 per hour – hours TBD (up to 19.5 total) for the 2020-2021 school year, subject to grant funding
FUNCTION: To provide small group, in-class and out-of-class instruction in Reading/English
Language Arts.
DUTIES:
1.Assess, document, and instruct students according to diagnosed needs in English Language Arts and Reading.
2.Instruct students in ELA/Reading content, strategies, and skills.
3.Document student progress toward improving their MCAS performance.
4.Administer Reading assessments.
5.Attend Title I Staff Meetings and Title I Parent Meetings/Workshops as necessary.
6.Responsible for creating progress reports, helping with student assessments, maintaining student records, and assisting the Title I Reading/ELA Lead Teacher as needed.
7.Evaluate and suggest appropriate materials/programs/apps needed for the Title I school-wide program.
8.Incorporate available technology (such as Ipads) in tutoring sessions and be responsible for the upkeep and safety of that available technology.
9.Adheres to the adopted policies of the Bellingham School Committee.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1.Experience teaching Reading or English at K-6 level in accordance with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks preferred.
2.Understanding of or experience using rubrics and standards-based units of instruction preferred.
3.Experience with BAS, DRA2, DIAL IV, and DIBLES preferred.
4.Completed at least two years of study at an institute of higher education, obtained at least an associate degree or meet a rigorous standard of quality and be able to demonstrate knowledge of, and ability to assist in instruction in reading or reading and writing readiness.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:
1. Applicants should apply, via SchoolSpring, attention Mr. Marano, Superintendent of Schools.
2. This position is open until filled. Internal applicants must submit notice of intent to apply prior to Thursday, June 25, 2020.
3. Following initial screening, those candidates selected for personal interviews will be notified.


Peter D. Marano
Superintendent of Schools

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 4
Salary: $28 to $28 Per Hour


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Thank you for you interest in our district. Please be advised the notification on the status on your application will be provided through SchoolSpring. You will receive further notification if you are selected to be interviewed for this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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Job Requirements
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Cindy Haley Higgins, Curriculum Secretary
    4 Mechanic Street
    Bellingham, Massachusetts 02019
    Phone: 508-883-1706
    Fax: 508-883-5089
    Email: chaleyhiggins@bpsdk12.org