rev_rgb (2)A.jpg

SkyView Academy is committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners and honorable leaders of tomorrow.

Position:        Literacy Specialist - (K-5)         

Reports to:        Elementary Principal

Vision Statement: 

SkyView Academy is committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners and honorable leaders of tomorrow.

Mission Statement:

SkyView Academy offers a research-based, content-rich liberal arts program with a commitment to foreign language studies and community service. Staff, parents and students are actively involved in a culture of expectation and support where individuals are respected, valued and known by the content of their character.

Overview:

The Literacy Specialist will provide small-group intensive instruction as well as classroom literacy support and is committed to ensuring the demonstrated growth and progress of struggling readers in the elementary school.

Responsibilities:   

  • Provide effective reading intervention for Tier 2 and Tier 3 students in a variety of grade levels
  • Collaborate with literacy team to assist teachers with reading instruction and intervention
  • Administer and oversee DIBELS progress monitoring
  • Demonstrate proficiency in fulfilling READ Act requirements
  • Communicate proactively with staff, students, and parents
  • Participate in school-wide professional development as well as continuing education
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in reading or endorsement in elementary reading preferred
  • Strong literacy training and experience in using a systematic, multi-sensory intervention preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in education preferred
  • Elementary endorsement; license preferred
  • Proficient in the use of technology
  • Proven ability to integrate special needs children and to modify/adapt curriculum
  • Excellent communication and record-keeping skills

Desired Attributes:

Successful candidates will be exceptional leaders, communicators, and enthusiastic about the SVA charter school model which empowers staff and families, values Core Knowledge, foreign language, character education, and service to the community.

Other desired attributes include:

  • Precise, persuasive and effective communication and writing skills
  • Caring and flexible approach to students, staff, parents and community
  • Dedication to being a respectable leader and role model in the school and within the community

Please submit cover letters and resumes to: employment@svak12.org

Mail documents to: 6161 Business Center Dr., Highlands Ranch, CO  80130.

For more information, visit our website: skyviewacademy.org

SkyView prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and    over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable state or local law.