* Depending on areas of expertise and experience, teach a basic (GLE 0-3.9), Pre-ASE (GLE 6-8.9), or ASE (GLE 9-12+) reading class * Follow a theme-based CCRS-aligned scope and sequence and a series of instructional units developed by CLC staff; prepare lessons for the class * Apply knowledge of the special needs of students with learning and other disabilities to create a classroom environment that is responsive to the needs of all learners * Train classroom aides in working with small groups or individual students as necessary * Engage in paid professional development and meetings with supervisor on a regular basis * Participate in 2.5 paid planning weeks * May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience * At least three years of teaching experience * Ability to work under the supervision of a full-time staff person and to take constructive feedback * High level of organization, motivation, and conscientiousness * Interest in periodically revising existing curriculum
* Master's degree preferred * At least two years of experience working with adults in a diverse, multicultural setting * Coursework in reading and learning disabilities * Wilson or Orton-Gillingham certification * Experience administering the Diagnostic Assessment of Reading (DAR) * Knowledge of Evidence Based Reading Instruction (EBRI)
**PHYSICAL DEMANDS:**Job requires some computer use. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
**WORK ENVIRONMENT:**General office environment with air conditioning and fluorescent lighting.****
Internal applicants, submit job bidding form and **2 copies**of **both**your resume and letter of interest; external applicants, submit **both**your resume and letter of interest via email to: ...@cambridgema.gov or to the Personnel Dept, Room 309, City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139. Fax: (617) ###-####. Applicants may also apply directly through schoolspring.com and apply for Job ID # 3160739 or go to of resumes is ongoing. Position is considered open until filled.**
The City of Cambridge is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
**CITY OF CAMBRIDGE RESIDENTS ESPECIALLY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.**
*Department:* Human Service Programs
*Job Title:* Reading Teacher for Adult Education Class (part-time), Community Learning Center
*Job Code:* K035
*Civil Service Position:* Non Civil Service position
*Union Affiliation:* None
*Hours Per Week:* Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:45-9:15 p.m. plus 2 hours of preparation (5 hours in all)