Learning Center Assistant

(Starting immediately)
Job Type: 
  • Full-time
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of an associate's degree (Required)

  • Bachelor degree in education (Preferred)

  • Educational experience working with children K-8

  • Working knowledge of the social/emotional, educational, and cognitive characteristics of children in grades K-8

  • Ability to provide instructional support within the general education classroom to students with/without learning difficulties, K-8.  Includes middle school math and English.

  • Collaborate regularly with learning specialists and classroom teachers to implement lessons, accommodations, and modifications in accordance with student educational service plans/individual educational plans.

  • Monitor student progress within the classroom

  • Work 1:1 and with small groups of students within the classroom on educational and social activities

  • The ideal candidate will possess strong collaborative skills and have experience maintaining data collection systems for academic and behavioral progress monitoring.

Full Job Description:

Maple Street School is an independent day school in southern Vermont serving students from the surrounding communities.  The Learning Center is seeking an individual to fulfill the role of learning specialist assistant.  Qualified individuals should have a minimum qualification of an associates degree and/or a bachelor degree in education plus experience working in a K-8 school setting.  Applicants must have a working knowledge of the social/emotional, educational, and cognitive characteristics of children in grades K-8.  The learning specialist assistant will provide instructional support within the general education classroom to students with and without learning difficulties; collaborate regularly with the learning specialist and classroom teachers to implement lessons, accommodations, and modifications in accordance with student educational service plans/individual educational plans;  monitor student progress; and work 1:1 and with small groups of students on educational and social activities.   

Benefits:
  • 403(b)

  • 403(b) matching

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Long Term Disability Insurance

  • Tuition Remission

  • Paid Time Off


Applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and references to Dr. Cricket Mikheev at: cmikheev@maplestreetschool.com.