Castleberry ISD - Elementary Literacy Coach

Job Details

Region: 11
School District/Employer: Castleberry ISD
District Category/Employer: Central Office
Position:
Assignment Level: Level
  • Elementary
Area
  • Curriculum & Instruction
Core Subjects
  • Language Arts/Reading
Job Title: Elementary Literacy Coach
School: Curriculum/Instructional     
Campus Description: Castleberry I.S.D. is located in West Fort Worth and has seven campuses
Date Posted: 5/15/2019
Deadline: Until Filled
Openings: 1
Commitment: Full Time
Description/Notes: Primary Purpose:
The primary responsibility of the Literacy Coach is improved outcomes in reading and writing for Castleberry ISD students. The goal of the Literacy Coach is to build teacher capacity for implementation of research based instructional practices. The Literacy Coach will provide campus and district-based professional learning, job-embedded coaching, in class co-teaching, feedback through teacher observations and will facilitate reflective conversations regarding data and instructional practices. In addition, the Literacy Coach will conduct data analysis to determine targets for instructional strategies to ensure acceleration of instruction.
Qualifications: ualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood, Elementary Education or Reading
Master’s degree from accredited university with extended educational focus in the area of reading preferred
Valid Texas teaching certificate with specific training in the teaching of reading
ESL Certification
Bilingual Certification would be an advantage, but not required
Leadership experience (participation in a school or district leadership team, instructional specialist, literacy initiatives etc…)
 
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Leadership ability and experience in providing professional learning in the areas of reading and writing
In-depth knowledge of best practices for literacy curriculum and instruction
Build collaborative relationships with teachers, administrators and other district personnel
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Establish and maintain data systems (student assessment, coaching log, teacher observation etc…)
Demonstrate the ability to coach and support teachers in literacy best practices
 
Experience:
Five years’ job related experience
Salary Range: Professional Pay Grade 2
Benefits: Full Benefits
How To Apply: Submit an On-line Application at www.castleberryisd.net

Contact Person:

Name: Catherine Morales
Email: moralesc@castleberryisd.net
Address: 5228 Ohio Garden
City: Fort Worth
State: TX
Zip: 76114
Phone: (817) 252-2034
Fax: (817) 738-1062

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