Reading Specialist - Baton Rouge Primary Mid City
About the organization
BASIS Charter Schools hire Subject Experts, and we give them the freedom to teach! We also hire Student Affairs/non-teaching staff to support our students, academically and socioemotionally. Our robust, world-class curriculum provides unlimited teaching opportunities. All teachers hold a bachelor's degree or higher, and completed coursework in the subject they teach. Many have related professional experience in their field of study. Teacher certification is not required. Each SET specializes in their own area of interest. We provide the "blueprint" or topics to cover for each course. Then, we let the experts teach with creativity and autonomy. BASIS.ed trains SETs in the BASIS Charter School model, and teachers are mentored and supported at the school and network levels. SETs have opportunities to also lead student clubs, coach sports, propose electives, and advise Senior Research Projects.
BASIS Baton Rouge Primary - Mid City Campus - Home of the Bears is seeking a Reading Specialist for the 2023/24 school year!
BASIS Charter Schools offers an incredible opportunity to be deeply involved in an academic community that is dynamic, exciting and unpredictable. You’ll join others in a highly social, supportive and collaborative environment at a brand-new campus that opened in August 2021.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The reading specialist supports, supplements, and extends classroom teaching, and works collaboratively to implement a quality reading program that is research-based and meets the needs of students
A Bachelor's degree with a major (or 24+ credit hours) in the teaching subject, Advanced degree preferred.
A valid fingerprint clearance and/or satisfactory applicable state background check.
Must possess the required credentials to teach in your home country or state which may include a Bachelor's degree and documentation of passage of a state authorized subject test in the teaching.
Must have a minimum of 2 years of teaching experience.
Teaching Certificate or License must be in good standing.
Contact email: [email protected]
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