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Job Type:
Part Time
Apply To:
Linda Sena
610-623-2548
lsena@lansdownefriendsschool.org
Divisions:
Lower School
Grade Levels:
Preschool/Nursery, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade
Job Description:

Lansdowne Friends School is searching for a part-time Reading Specialist to begin in the 2019-2020 school year. The reading specialist would provide academic support for students (push in and pull out), and collaborate with faculty and staff on matters pertaining to the differentiation of instruction. Formulating plans for remediation, communicating with faculty and families to include them in the support plan process and providing education on learning support to faculty and parents are also responsibilities of the reading specialist. Additional responsibilities include reading and interpreting psychoeducational testing and editing student progress reports. Certification as a reading specialist or experience with specialized reading interventions such as Wilson or Orton-Gillingham is required. Experience with classroom literacy programs, with conducting student assessments, classroom observations and with participating in family meetings (which may include tutors, psychologists, or therapists) is preferred. Understanding of Quaker and progressive education are also beneficial attributes.  The position is a 60 – 80% FTE or roughly 3 to 4 days per week.

Please send a cover letter, resume and three references.

Applicant Requirements:
Education:

Certification as a reading specialist or experience with specialized reading interventions such as Wilson or Orton-Gillingham is required.  Training in learning differences, differentiating instruction, experience working with students needing remediation and enrichment, and strong organizational skills. An advanced degree in literacy, reading, special education or learning differences is preferred but not required.

Additional Info:
lsena@lansdownefriendsschool.org
Job Posting Expiration Date: 05/31/2019
Non-discriminatory Statement:
Preschool/Nursery, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade
Position Level:
Lower School
School Name:  Lansdowne Friends School
Street Address: 110 North Lansdowne Avenue
City: Lansdowne
State: PA
Zip Code: 19050
Country:
Phone: 610-623-2548
Fax: 610-6233637
Head of School: John McKinstry
Founding Date: 1902
Accreditation:
Day / Boarding: Day Only
Age / Grade Levels: PreK-6
Enrollment Size: 98
Website: www.lansdownefriendsschool.org
Social Media Sites:     
Admissions Contact: Nancy Werner
Admissions Email: nwerner@lansdownefriendsschool.org


01/10/2018 110 North Lansdowne Avenue
Lansdowne, PA 19050

110 North Lansdowne Avenue
Lansdowne, PA 19050


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