Literacy Teacher

The part-time Middle School Literacy/ELA Instructor reports directly to the Executive Director and is responsible for providing instruction in Literacy/ELA.   The instructor must be able to relate to low-income/potential first-generation students.   The Literacy/ELA’s duties are:

  • Provide all participants classroom instruction in Literacy/ELA.
  • Contribute to the overall assessment of the students’ progress through the program’s effort.
  • Assist in identifying academic deficiencies of students enrolled in the program.
  • Administer test to determine the strengths and weaknesses of participants.
  • Develop and administer pre-tests in order to ascertain students’ areas of weaknesses.
  • Administer exams and quizzes to help students measure their comprehension and acquired knowledge.
  • Develop and administer post-tests to evaluate the progress of students, and for future planning teaching strategies.
  • Keep records on students’ attendance.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

The English Instructor must have a Bachelor’s Degree in English.  A Master’s Degree is preferred. Teaching or tutoring experience in Literacy/ELA is preferred.   The applicant must be available to work during the summer required summer hours.

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