Elementary Reading/ Math Classroom Assistant Part- or Full-time
The Lab School of Washington, seeks a qualified candidate for the position of Elementary Reading/Math Classroom Assistant working in small groups with students. The Lab School offers a dynamic program for students with language based learning differences.
Candidates should forward cover letter, resume, and three references, to email@example.com.
Candidate should have familiarity with directed, systematic, multi-sensory language instruction and remediation and a solid grasp of the development of math skills. Training in Orton-Gillingham or related reading programs is ideal. Experience working specifically with students with dyslexia and other reading related disorders also preferred. Strong written and oral communication skills, positive interpersonal skills, and the ability to work well with a multi-disciplinary team essential.
About The Lab School of Washington
For over 50 years, The Lab School of Washington has been providing an exceptional, college-preparatory academic experience for students (grades 1-12) with language-based learning differences.
The Lab School of Washington is an innovative learning community fostering scholarship and creativity in students with different learning styles. In an environment of inquiry and hands-on exploration, Lab School students learn to advocate for themselves as they become engaged and compassionate members of a global society. The goals of the institution are to:
...provide a rigorous, best in class, college-preparatory education;
...prepare students for a lifetime of learning;
...provide intensive remediation and teach useful learning strategies;
...use visual and performing arts to facilitate the education process;
...bring multi-sensory and experiential learning methods into the classroom;
support and educate parents;
...pioneer research and design new methodologies to remain on the cutting edge of the field;
...incorporate the latest technology into all Lab School programs;
...provide a challenging yet collaborative environment for staff and invest in professional developme...nt;
...disseminate the results of our programs to public and private schools that serve students who learn in both traditional and non-traditional ways.