Literacy Instructional Specialist at Propel Braddock Hills Elementary

Propel Schools

Date: 08/19/2019

Location: Pittsburgh

Propel seeks an experienced Literacy Instructional Specialist to join our amazing team at Propel Braddock Hills Elementary. If you are resilient, hard-working, team-oriented, open to feedback, have grit, and are willing to do whatever it takes to close the achievement gap for children impacted by poverty and race, then we invite you to consider a career with Propel Schools.

Responsibilities:  

  • K-2 Literacy Instructional Specialists will administer literacy  assessments to students several times per year.
  • Utilize best practice instructional strategies and research-based intervention methods and strategies to meet the learning needs of identified students.
  • Model the use of intervention strategies, through their use in the classroom, to general and special education educators.  
  • Analyze existing student achievement data and administer student assessment and progress monitoring instruments as needed to aid in the diagnosis of reading deficits and progress monitoring of identified students.
  • Attend professional development opportunities that promote improved instructional strategies and support researched-based resource materials needed to implement the intervention program successfully and support/maintain professional growth.
  • Communicate regularly with the Title I Schoolwide Programs Coordinator and utilize the support and feedback provided to improve practice.
  • Perform any other task as determined by the Title I Schoolwide Programs Coordinator.

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