Jun 22, 2022

Reading Aide (2022-2023 School Year) - Fortune School of Education

  • Fortune School of Education
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
  • $15.00 hourly
Part time Education

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: Candidate must be passionate about serving students from low socio-economic backgrounds who need extra support. Experience working with students in small groups, 1:1 and large groups. Must work well with students, staff and principal, experience giving instruction in the core reading areas (decoding, phonics, comprehension, fluency and vocabulary) and is comfortable with elementary level reading and ELA. Must have experience working with students with learning disabilities.

Note: Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required

Multiple School Site Vacancies:

  • Alan Rowe College Prep (K-5) - Elk Grove
  • Hazel Mahone College Prep (K-8) - Sacramento

Upon receiving an offer of employment, the following documents must be submitted:

DOJ and FBI fingerprint clearance (paid for by applicant)
TB screening results
Employment eligibility verification (I-9)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Tutor and assist children individually or in small groups to help them master assignments and to reinforce learning concepts presented by teachers.
• Provide extra assistance to students with special needs, such as non-English-speaking students or those with physical and mental disabilities.
• Attend staff meetings and serve on committees, as required.
• Prepare lesson materials, bulletin board displays, exhibits, equipment, and demonstrations.
• Observe students' performance, and record relevant data to assess progress.
• Instruct and monitor students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injuries and damage.
• Organize and label materials and display students' work in a manner appropriate for their eye levels and perceptual skills.
• Laminate teaching materials to increase their durability under repeated use.
• Present subject matter to students under the direction and guidance of teachers, using lectures, discussions, or supervised role-playing methods.
• Organize and supervise games and other recreational activities to promote physical, mental, and social development.


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITY TO:
• Work with students in small groups, 1:1 and large groups.
• Give instruction in core reading areas, elementary level reading and ELA.
• Work with students with learning disabilities.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• Office environment: constant interruptions.
• Outdoor environment: driving a personal vehicle to conduct work; visit school sites; travel to other organizations and companies; meetings and workshops

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
BA Degree is required.

Fortune School of Education provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This position description intends to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. It is not intended to include all duties and responsibilities. The order in which duties and responsibilities are listed is not significant.