The Language Arts Learning Specialist at Harbor Day is responsible for the coordination, monitoring and remediation of students specialized academic needs in the areas of language arts and study skills. Also, the Language Arts Learning Specialist spends time in all K-5 classrooms and works with students at all levels. This person works closely with the administration, classroom teachers, the school psychologist, parents, and outside professionals.
Harbor Day School is committed to helping its professionals grow both personally and professionally through mentorship, professional development, and the opportunity to work with colleagues in meaningful and invigorating ways.
Harbor Day School is the first independent school in Orange County. Located in Corona del Mar, Harbor Day School is ideally situated between UC Irvine and the Pacific Ocean. Harbor Day School is an equal opportunity employer.
Appropriate applicants for this position should hold a masters degree in reading and/or elementary education, have a minimum of 3-5 years of elementary teaching experience, and have training in reading intervention programs. Also beneficial is familiarity with Teachers Reading and Writing Workshop and Fountas and Pinnell benchmark assessments.
About Harbor Day School
Harbor Day is an independent, co-educational school for kindergarten through eighth grade that provides an academically challenging, well-balanced education in a nurturing, family-centered environment. Our traditional, yet innovative, curriculum develops eager, confident learners who think creatively and work collaboratively. Developing self-reliance, building strong moral character, and encouraging social responsibility are hallmarks of a Harbor Day education.