Job

Learning Specialist

Lexington Montessori School, Lexington MA
Other

Description

LMS is seeking a part-time Learning Specialist to offer academic support to students in grades K-8. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Provide one-on-one and small group support/instruction for students in grades K-8 with learning differences including executive function, reading, spelling, writing, reading comprehension, problem-solving and math Plan and execute one-on-one lessons for struggling readers based on classroom Fundations lessons and children’s individual language needs Collaborate with teachers to assist in the implementation of accommodations in the classroom

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have 3 - 5 years of experience in the areas of teaching, learning support or reading instruction. Master’s degree and certification/training in a reading program such as Wilson Language or Orton-Gillingham preferred. Familiarity with Montessori or multilingual students is a bonus.

Benefits

Description continued: Provide information to teachers to understand learning profiles; support teachers with observational data Communicate with families, teachers, and administrators about individual student progress Work with the School Learning Specialists and Counselor to review, evaluate and interpret testing results, neuropsychological evaluations, IEP’s and other accommodation plans Create Learning Plans for students with documented learning differences Attend grade-level meetings and all required meetings of the faculty and LMS Specialists Attend annual student IEP meetings

Contact Information

Please send a cover letter articulating your interest in the position, your resume, and three letters of reference to Maria-Veronica Barnes at employ@lexmontessori.org.