Lower School Learning Specialist (One Year Leave Replacement)
Bay Ridge Prep
February 9, 2018
Brooklyn, New York
Full Time - Faculty
About our school: Bay Ridge Prep, a NYSAIS-accredited, independent, college preparatory school, is dedicated to enriching the intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence of each person. About the position: Bay Ridge Prep seeks a Learning Specialist (one year Leave Replacement) who will provide direct reading and mathematics instruction to students with diagnosed language-based learning disabilities in our Lower School. Our learning specialists serve on a team with other dedicated teachers who are passionate about helping children meet their potential and feel good about their progress. This is an ideal position for someone with a commitment to special education, a can-do attitude, and a sense of humor.
A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Special Education (Master’s is preferable)
New York State Teaching Certification in Special Education
Experience teaching Orton-based reading curricula
Experience interpreting neuropsychological reports and IEPs.
Strong work ethic
Strong collaboration and communication skills
Ability to contribute positively to our school's program and culture
How to apply: Qualified applicants should e-mail their résumé and statement of educational philosophy to email@example.com with the subject line “Lower School Learning Specialist”. No phone calls or faxes, please.
Due to the high number of résumés received for each job posting, we are unable to respond to each inquiry. The school administration will determine which candidates have a strong potential to join our staff and will make direct contact with those candidates.
We appreciate your interest in Bay Ridge Preparatory School, an equal opportunity and inclusive employer that does not discriminate on any basis protected by federal, state or local laws.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
About Bay Ridge Prep
Bay Ridge Prep, an NYSAIS-accredited, independent, college preparatory school, is dedicated to enriching the intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence of each person.