READING SPECIALIST (.75 FTE)


Boutwell
Wilmington Public Schools
Wilmington, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3612546 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: July 20, 2021 Starting Date: August 26, 2021

Job Description
•In collaboration with classroom teachers and administration, assess students, utilize diagnostic tools, and use assessment data to plan and provide intervention and instructional literacy services both within and outside the classroom.
•Provide reading instruction and intervention for students individually or in small groups who are identified for additional support and services
•Conduct progress monitoring and serve as an instructional leader for colleagues in understanding and responding to student’s growth data
•Serve as a consultant and resource for classroom teachers when administering assessments and instruction
•Participate in the Instructional Support Team to discuss data and measurable goals for student success through the RTI process
•Communicate with parents/guardians, colleagues, and school staff regarding the progress of individual students
•Attend and participate in regularly scheduled meetings and professional learning
•Participate in professional development opportunities to support school and district goals
•Other responsibilities assigned by the building administration, Coordinator of Elementary Literacy and/or Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Staff Development

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

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: •A valid Massachusetts Reading Specialist License •Master’s degree is preferred EXPERIENCE PREFERRED: •Three or more years of experience in education and in a school setting •Specific experience with BAS (Fountas & Pinnell) preferred •SEI endorsement
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

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    Contact Information
    Kristen Walsh, Principal-Boutwell Early Childhood Center
    17 Boutwell St
    Wilmington, Massachusetts 01887
    Phone: 978-694-6070
    Email: kristen.walsh@wpsk12.com