Afterschool Enrichment Program Literacy Specialist Job

Position Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Education, Literacy or Reading

  • 5 years classroom teaching experience

  • Reading endorsement or Reading Specialist endorsement

  • Current or renewable teaching license

  • Ability to work during non-traditional hours

Preferred Skills:

  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish

  • TESOL endorsement orESL/ELL training

Position Responsibilities:

  • Create and implement a tutoring program schedule.

  • Assess student reading abilities and create learning plans based on assessment outcomes.

  • Administer the CREVT-3 Comprehensive Receptive and Expressive Vocabulary Test 3 times per academic year.

  • Administer screening tools for reading as needed to support student growth and learning plan.

  • Promote and manage the Million Word Reading Challenge for all program participants.

  • Support the Saturday Story Hour Sessions (40 sessions) by providing the parent education portion each Saturday.

  • Collaborate with the program director to ensure activities are meeting or exceeding grant compliance.

  • Communicate any needs to the program director

  • Submit weekly schedule to the program director

  • Train college tutors to use literacy assessment tools and tutoring protocols.