Learning Specialist Position at The Allen-Stevenson School, Grades 4-6

| May 22, 2018
The Allen-Stevenson School seeks Learning Specialist for grades 4-6 for the 2018-2019 school year. This position will report to the Director of Learning Resources.
Skills: 
  • Academic training in special education and/or learning differences.
  • Experience with a range of Ed-Tech strategies to promote learning.
  • Understanding of learning styles and differentiated instruction.
  • Skill at managing multi-faceted work within a supportive learning community.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Teaching study skills, reading and writing classes to grades 4-5.
  • Teaching a section of grade 4 Mathematics.
  • Push-in model to support English, History, Mathematics and Science content areas.
  • Participate on grade level teaching teams.
  • Assess and track student progress; provide students with accommodations, as needed. • Work closely with other members of the learning support team and Division Head.
  • Review evaluations and recommendations.
  • Coordinate learning plans.
  •  Maintain active communication with students’ families and outside support regarding students’ progress, challenges and learning needs. Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in special education or related field. • Master’s degree in education, special education or a closely related field is preferred. Desired Skills And Experience We seek teachers who believe in differentiated and developmentally aligned models of teaching and learning; understand the importance of cultural competency and instructional technology; and are attuned to the social and emotional growth of young students
If you are interested or if you have any ideas of those who may be interested, please contact me at sluposello@allen-stevenson.org