Saint David’s School seeks a full-time Middle School Learning Specialist to join its learning services team.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Teaching literacy, organizational, and study skills classes to Grades 4-8.
Providing direct support in both push-in and pull-out formats.
Observing and assessing student performance and maintaining records on all observations and assessments.
Working with Upper School teachers to help them understand the diverse needs of students and provide techniques for differentiation.
Actively contributing to the growth of the Learning Center by providing effective and varied instructional methods and materials.
Administering and coordinating individual and grade-level assessments and standardized testing.
Analyzing assessment data and developing individual and curriculum goals.
Collaborating with teachers and parents to ensure boys meet and/or exceed instructional goals and expectations.
Maintaining and monitoring student profiles and sharing information with team.
Coordinating psycho-educational evaluations and supports as needed.
Participating in parent-teacher conferences and team meetings.
Qualified candidates will have Master’s Degree in Learning Disabilities or a related field and strong teaching experience with students with learning differences. Candidate will have the ability to work and communicate well with faculty and parents; experience in curriculum planning and development; excellent oral and written communication; a commitment to character development; good judgment, patience, and flexibility; and a commitment to the mission of Saint David’s School.
Attention: Valerie Suslak, Director of Learning Services
Saint David’s School is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals. The school will make all employment decisions for employees and applicants without unlawful discrimination as to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy, age, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity and expression, creed, genetic predisposition, victim of domestic violence or any other basis protected by law.