Must hold a certificate issued by any agency.
The certificate position area must be in one of the following areas: Reading, Reading Specialist, Reading/Language Arts.
The certificate must be in one of the following grades: Preschool/Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th.
The certificate status must be active.
LES, a small PreK-5 elementary school in LaBelle, FL--a rural community located 30 miles from Ft. Myers, FL--is seeking a READING COACH. The Reading Coach should have reading certification and have experience coaching teachers in implementing Reading curriculum and strategies. The Reading coach will also work with groups of students and will help oversee the iReady reading program and Accelerated Reading (AR).
A candidate for Reading Coach must be willing to help administrators assist teachers in implementing the EL (Expedentiary Learning) curriculum. Familiarity with data analysis and intensive reading strategies is a must. Experience with coaching adults is important. Familiarity with the AVID program or with Kagan cooperative strategies is a plus.
The Reading Coach will be part of the administrative team committed to improving teaching strategies and student performance at LES.