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Contact:

Jean Fredrickson
Director of Finance

jfredrickson@kenoshastjoseph.com

Posted 3/24/2014

Job Title:

Learning Support Specialist

Hours:

Full time

Organization:

St. Joseph Catholic Academy
2401 - 69th Street
Kenosha, WI 53143
www.kenoshastjoseph.com

Description:

St. Joseph Catholic Academy is a 4K through Grade 12 Catholic school system located in Kenosha, Wisconsin. We are a college-preparatory school dedicated to extraordinary formation of all our students – academically, spiritually and socially. St. Joseph Catholic Academy is in search of a highly-motivated, inspired, engaging educator to join our staff as a Learning Support Specialist for grades 6 - 12. Interested candidates would hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree, with applicable certifications in teaching, reading and/or math education. Experience with remedial instruction preferred. The Learning Support Specialist plays an integral role in the mission of St. Joseph Catholic Academy. Primary responsibilities would include the following: • Provide individual and small group instruction, based specifically on student needs. • Maintain and direct an assigned student caseload. • Work in partnership with teachers and staff members in developing interventions and activities for individualized learning and group practice so as to positively affect student outcomes. • Collect and analyze data to determine effectiveness of implemented interventions. • Serve as member of Admissions Committee to evaluate student academic needs and make recommendations on admittance decisions. • Lead professional development, in-services, and consultations for grade-level and subject level teachers. • Advise teachers and principals on appropriate modification processes for applicable coursework, assessments and standardized tests. • Deliver content, instruction and intervention to students with intent, enthusiasm and a sincere willingness to go above and beyond to help students succeed. • Provide regular and consistent communication with students, teachers and parents. For more information at St. Joseph Catholic Academy, please visit our website: www.kenoshastjoseph.com. To apply for the Learning Support Specialist position, please direct a letter of interest and resume to: Jean Fredrickson Director of Finance St. Joseph Catholic Academy 2401 – 69th Street Kenosha, WI 53143 jfredrickson@kenoshastjoseph.com 262-654-8651 X116

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