Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Reading Specialist - Killingly Public Library

Reading Specialist - Killingly Public Library, Summer 2013. The town of Killingly, CT is seeking a certified reading specialist needed to fill a position in our new grant driven summer reading program at the Killingly Public Library. The specialist will be working with elementary students in grades K-3 who are participants in the summer reading program. The program will be focusing specifically on summer reading loss. The applicant should have knowledge of language and reading development and be able to help organize a well planned reading program. The specialist will be able to conduct assessment of indicators of learner’s progress. The person must be experienced in working with families and involving parents in instruction process. Perfect for professionals looking to work in a non-traditional setting and those seeking to supplement their income during the summer. Preference will be given to individuals who have obtained (or are pursuing) a certification in reading and who have at least 2 years experience working with children in an educational setting. The applicant should be available for 28 hours per week for 8 weeks beginning mid June through August of 2013. Pay commensurate with experience. Please submit a resume, cover letter and three references by February 20th, 2013 to townmanager@killinglyct.org. Killingly is an equal opportunity employer and provider with an adopted affirmative action policy. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V.