Montessori Children's School Literacy Specialist (Part time) 2024-2025 School Year Jacksonville, NC · Part time Company website

Literacy Specialist / Primary & Elementary (Ages 4-14). The Literacy Specialist will utilize data to inform instruction and provide differentiated literacy instruction to accelerate achievement of students. The Literacy Teacher will be embedded in the school culture to collaborate with teachers to support the needs of all students.

Description

At The Montessori Children’s School of Jacksonville, NC, we believe each child is a unique individual with their own style of learning. We recognize that children need to learn at their own pace and when stimulated properly, learn to spontaneously thrive in a positive environment because they are innately inquisitive, curious and creative. This is a part-time position. We are hiring for the 2024-2025 School Year, 10 months (August-early June).


Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree Preferred. Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Education (Elementary Education preferred) with expert content knowledge in evidence-based early literacy practices to include: the Science of Reading and Structured Literacy practices. Must have at least 2 years literacy and classroom experience.
  • Work with teachers to develop new curricula and themes that incorporate research-based academic intervention solutions into lesson plans that support independent learning exercises and methods catering to the needs of individual students and facilitate active and authentic Montessori learning experiences.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and experience with learning differences and an understanding of diverse teaching strategies.
  • Must successfully complete all pre-employment requirements are required prior to employment, including criminal background check, health screening, etc.
  • Knowledge of the Montessori Philosophy a plus.


This position requires extended periods of standing, walking, and engaging with students both one-on-one and in group settings.  


Please no walk-ins or phone calls.

It is the policy of Montessori Children's School to make employment decisions on the basis of qualifications for a specific job without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran status, or the presence of a disability, except where such is a bona fide occupational qualification. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a reference and background investigation.


This is a part-time position with 30 hours or less a week during a 10 month School Year (August-early June). We are actively seeking a candidate for the 2024-2025 School Year.


Compensation: Dependent on candidate's qualifications.



Salary

$18 - $20 per hour