Urbana School District #116
.5 Spanish Bilingual Title I Literacy Interventionist (2020-2021 School Year)(925)

Job Details
Title: .5 Spanish Bilingual Title I Literacy Interventionist (2020-2021 School Year)
Posting ID: 925
Description: Urbana School District 116
TITLE: .5 Spanish Bilingual Title I Literacy Interventionist (2020-2021 School Year)
LOCATION: Urbana Middle School
SUPERVISOR: Building Principal, Director of Family Engagement & Student Supports, and
Director of Curriculum & Instruction
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential function satisfactorily.
Provides diagnosis and instructional support for students identified as intensive or
strategic on district assessment.
Schedules in-class and out-of-class instructional groups for students requiring literacy
support.
Prepares lessons for individual students and groups of students requiring literacy support.
Collaborates with classroom teachers to collect and analyze data in order to design
literacy lessons to meet the instructional needs of students.
Supports classroom teachers as they implement new literacy practices into their
classrooms, by modeling lessons and engaging in collaborative conversations about
teaching and learning.
Consults and coordinates with classroom teachers and other District staff as appropriate.
Participates in grade level meetings and makes recommendations for literacy services in
collaboration with the other participants.
Participates in District-wide meetings, Building-level meetings and attends in-service
activities as directed.
Actively participates in District meetings, evaluations, and assessments regarding at-risk
students.
Requisitions materials necessary to carry out the instructional program.
Develops and implements parent involvement activities and opportunities at the District.
Collaborates with parents for the purpose of planning and recommending literacy
services for students.
Performs any and all additional duties as assigned by the Board of Education,
Superintendent of Schools and/or the Director of Title I Services.
QUALIFICATIONS:
EDUCATION:
Illinois Professional Educator License with endorsements to teach at this level and content
Reading Endorsement or Master’s Degree in Reading or Bilingual/ESL Endorsement
EXPERIENCE
Work experience collecting, analyzing and interpreting student performance data in a
school setting.
Excellent interpersonal/communication/collaboration skills.
Knowledge and work experience using multiple literacy assessment tools and diagnostic
procedures in a school setting.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Evidence of continuous literacy-focused professional development.
Knowledge of scientifically based research in literacy, principles of effective literacy
instruction and use of assessment in literacy instruction.
Successful teaching experience at the primary level.
Spanish bilingual proficiency required.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 185 Work Days, Teacher Salary Scale
EVALUATION: Performance in this position shall be evaluated in accordance with provisions of
the negotiated agreement v.
START DATE: August 2020
NOTE: This is a position within the collective bargaining unit and is not an administrative
position.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Shift Type 0.5 FTE
Salary Range Refer to our <a href=”http://tinyurl.com/j3gudkz”target=”blank”>Certified Salary
Schedule</a>
Location: Urbana Middle School
Applications Accepted
Start Date 01/28/2020
Job Contact
Name: Dionne Webster Title: Director of Family Engagement
and Student Supports
Email: dwebster@usd116.org