The Agnes Irwin School, an all-girls' Pre-K through 12th-grade independent school in the Philadelphia suburbs, is committed to fostering the intellectual and personal growth of girls and young women. Providing its students with a rigorous academic education, AIS is dedicated to developing each student's highest potential in intellect, character, and physical well-being.
Currently, The Agnes Irwin School is seeking a dynamic and creative full-time Long Term Substitute Lower School Learning Specialist with an anticipated start of mid-January 2021. Successful candidates will be committed to fostering the intellectual and personal growth of students through the mission of The Agnes Irwin School and the Core Values of Excellence, Character, Community, and Respect.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Design and implement intervention plans in congruence with students' learning profile
Provide one-on-one learning support in math and literacy by maintaining a weekly support schedule and communicating progress to parents and colleagues
Conduct progress monitoring and benchmark evaluations as requested by the Division Director and Coordinator of Student Support
Communicate and collaborate with Lower School teachers and other Agnes Irwin learning specialists to support and evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of Lower School students
Be an active participant in the life of the school
Successful candidates will possess:
Bachelor's degree is required; Master's degree and PA state certification in special education and/or elementary education preferred
Successful classroom experience preferred; alternative professional experience may be acceptable
Demonstrated expertise in differentiated instruction, as well as the field of teaching in general
Strong interpersonal skills to include being cooperative and congenial; ability to manage students and communicate with parents and colleagues in a courteous and effective manner
Willingness and ability to work occasional evenings and/or weekends to attend school events
The Agnes Irwin School does not discriminate in any term or condition of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic or status protected by federal, state or local law.
About The Agnes Irwin School
The Agnes Irwin School is a Pre-K through 12, all-girls' school located in Rosemont, PA