The Charter Institute at Erskine Camden, SC, USA
Mar 19, 2019Elementary
The Montessori School of Camden (MSC) seeks a qualified candidate to serve as the Reading Coach. Qualifications: The minimum qualifications for a literacy coach as follows: holds a Bachelor’s degree or higher and an add-on endorsement for literacy coach or literacy specialist; or holds a Bachelor’s degree or higher and is actively pursuing the literacy coach or literacy specialist endorsement by attending the SCDE Read to Succeed Coach Training or an alternative coach program that has been approved by the SCDE; or holds a Master’s degree or higher in reading or a closely-related field and is actively pursuing the literacy coach or literacy specialist endorsement by attending the SCDE Read to Succeed Coach Training or an alternative coach program that has been approved by the SCDE. Additional Qualifications works effectively with adults and motivates them to change practices experience as a successful classroom teacher experience in increasing student achievement in reading knowledge of evidence- based reading research, quality reading instruction, and a depth of content knowledge ability to integrate reading strategies into other content areas experience in data analysis to inform instruction excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal, and time management skills experience with coaching and/ or mentoring The ideal candidate should be a dedicated team player, enthusiastic, and have strong classroom management and communication skills. The candidate must be self-motivated, positive, flexible, compassionate, well-organized, passionate about Montessori Philosophy, and participate enthusiastically in school community activities. As the school continues to grow to meet the needs of its students and our surrounding community, faculty and team members are continually consulted for input on improvements and program changes and encouraged to grow professionally by obtaining additional certifications. Experienced educators are the backbone of our success. MSC offers a real career opportunity for the right candidate.