Title I Reading Specialist
St. George Academy is a charter high school in Washington, Utah dedicated to rigorous and challenging curriculum. Our goal is to ensure that every student graduates and is accepted into University after completing the Academy instructional program. We are seeking a reading specialist for our RTI program who will help design a reading intervention program for the 8th-9th grades who are testing below grade level in reading comprehension. This position also offers one-on-one tutoring in writing and targeted homework help in Language Arts, and a tutoring component for students who are completing self-paced, online recovery classes.
Essential Skills • Knowledge of organizational systems, the role of public education in the United States, racial equity, social justice, culturally relevant instruction/practices, and special education laws and practices. • Ability to collaborate with families and community members of diverse cultural and educational backgrounds. • Ability to collaborate with peers. • Effective written and verbal communication skills. • Problem solving skills. • Knowledge of reading curriculum and research-based programming. • Ability to keep and maintain accurate records and to meet deadlines.