Teacher - Reading Specialist (#325031)
This position is for the 2017-18 school year.
Plans, delivers and evaluates instruction based upon specific standards and objectives established by Chesterfield County Public Schools. Assists students in learning knowledge and skills which will contribute to their development as mature, able and responsible citizens.
Essential Job Functions: - Diagnoses and identifies students with deficiencies in language arts. - Plans and delivers instruction to students identified as having deficiencies in these areas. - Uses the curriculum of the district, including those resources approved for remediation purposes, to plan daily instructional activities. - Closely monitors progress of the students. - Collaborates with the administration and staff in planning for the instructional needs of all students. - Participates in ordering and disseminating language arts materials. - Oversees all language arts assessments and documentation procedures as prescribed by the Virginia Department of Education and Chesterfield County Public Schools. - Models instructional strategies and best practices for teachers. - Coordinates tutorial services. - Plans and implements motivational programs to promote reading. - Coordinates informational programs on reading and writing for parents. - Attends monthly Reading Specialist/Lead Teacher meetings and disseminates information and instructional strategies to the staff in a timely manner. - Demonstrates commitment to improving professional competence. - Performs other duties as established by School Board Policy.