READING INTERVENTIONIST / DYSLEXIA SPECIALIST- FORT WORTH (K-6)

Great Hearts Academies (North Texas) (learn more)

Great Hearts Academies

North Texas, Texas (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3724760
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: November 18, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Signing Bonuses and Relocation Stipends Available
This position is based on campus.

The Reading Interventionist/Dyslexia Specialist:
•Teaches students identified with dyslexia using instructional strategies and an individualized, intensive, multi-sensory, phonetic approach.
•Monitors and collects data on student progress/achievement; Maintains confidential files, records, and documents
•Establishes and maintains open communication with parents, students, colleagues, and community members.
•Attends Section 504 meetings as the dyslexia representative
•Supports and/or conducts assessments for dyslexia under Section 504


Qualifications:
Texas Teacher Certification, Elementary Certification
Master Reading Certification and/or experience delivering Dyslexia programming preferred

Experience:
Three (3) years successful teaching experience

Compensation/Benefits:
•Exceptional benefits (medical, dental, vision etc.) with minimal employee cost
•Texas Teacher Retirement System for employees


Special Knowledge/Skills:
- Knowledge of Dyslexia, the reading process, and the Section 504 process

- Ability to relate positively to students, parents, and staff

- Good judgment in handling confidential information; Detail-oriented

- Flexibility in high-pressure situations; Ability to handle high-volume, fast-paced workload

- Ability to work as part of a team

Personal Qualities & Values

Servant’s Heart
The foundational element of having a servant’s heart is the acknowledgment of inherent dignity in their fellow human. Someone with a servant’s heart believes that their work is to promote the development of those around them and make it possible for others to be successful in serving the mission of the organization.

Team Player
We believe our mission can only be accomplished through collaboration and receive true joy in being a part of something greater than ourselves; Each of us is one part of a whole, each with different roles, expertise, and responsibilities; working together in synchronicity.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories: Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Great Hearts Academies is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Andrianna Salazar, National Special Student Services Talent Recruiter
    • 12500 San Pedro Ave., Suite 500
    • San Antonio, Texas 78216

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