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2022-23 Elementary Literacy Interventionist - Teach Indy

2022-23 Elementary Literacy Interventionist

KIPP Indy Unite Elementary

Interventionists play a critical role in ensuring students receive high-quality differentiated instruction. Working with classrooms at one grade level, interventionists support students in small groups with literacy. In addition, interventionists will fill in as substitute classroom teachers when a staff member in their grade level needs coverage.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Impact multiple classrooms of students, focused specifically on teaching small group literacy
  • Lead classroom instruction when a teacher in assigned grade levels is out of the building
  • Be an active member of grade level teams and participate in team meetings

STAFF RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Exhibit positive rapport with students, families, and staff
  • Internalize lesson plans to execute at a high level
  • Use assessment data to inform planning and modify lesson plans to meet the needs of students
  • Maintain a safe and organized classroom
  • Implement the school-wide student management policies within classrooms and everywhere on campus
  • Establish and maintain strong communication lines with all parents
  • Participate in weekly content professional development meetings outside of school hours
  • Serve on school committees as needed
  • Perform clerical duties, as required, relating to textbooks, instructional supplies, student reports and records, attendance reports, etc.

EXPECTATIONS

  • Demonstrate willingness to go above and beyond for students, staff, and families
  • Build relationships with paired lead teachers and identify opportunities to take ownership based on needs of each classroom
  • Be open to feedback and learn from lead teachers
  • Participate in school-wide and individual professional development, including two weeks during the summer
  • Provide time in the evening, by phone, for questions and concerns that students and/or parents may have regarding education-related issues that could not be handled during the school day
  • Attend and participate in all staff meetings and communicate openly with all staff
  • Uphold the code of conduct and all school policies
  • Be available for open houses, parent-teacher conferences, and other events involving parents

 

Qualifications

  • Valid Indiana Teaching License or seeking reciprocation (Required)
  • Bachelor’s degree (Required)
  • Pass a criminal background check (Required)
  • Experience in analyzing student data and using data to inform instruction (Required)
  • Commitment to working with under resourced communities (Required)
  • At least two years of teaching experience in an urban public elementary school (Preferred)
  • Possess a strong knowledge of content area (Preferred)

Additional Information

COMPENSATION
Salary is competitive, commensurate with experience, and includes benefits. Teachers are also eligible for performance-based bonuses.

KIPP Indy Unite Elementary is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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