Reading Intervention Teacher Elementary...

Report to:  Elementary Principal

Grade Level:  Kinder - 6th

Primary Purpose:
Provide direct academic support services to identified students.  Work cooperatively with instructional personnel to provide leadership, support, classroom modeling, coaching, and staff development to teachers in related subjects-area.  Work with students individually and in small groups, bringing them up to grade-level reading and/or math standards.

Special Knowledge/Skills:

  • Knowledge of curriculum and instruction assigned grades or subject
  • Knowledge of intervention instructional strategies and best practices
  • Ability to instruct students and manage behavior
  • Ability to interact positively with students, parents, and educators
  • Ability to analyze data to provide intervention support to at-risk students
  • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Assess and identify children at risk.
  • Provide direct instruction to students who are eligible for services.
  • Provide interventions for at-risk students.
  • Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies.  Differentiate instruction individually and within a small group.
  • Design and implement specific strategies to promote intellectual, social, and physical growth in all identified intervention students.
  • Communicate individual student progress regularly with appropriate school personnel and parents.
  • Provide professional development to teachers who work with at-risk students.
  • Provide coaching to teachers to assist students in Tier II and III instruction.