USD 207- Fort Leavenworth School District
TITLE OF POSITION: English Language Arts (ELA) Intervention Specialist
DIRECTLY RESPONSIBLE TO: Deputy Superintendent
CONTRACT PERIOD: To be determined by District- up to 200 Days- Classified Position not within the Bargaining
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
QUALIFICATIONS- EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
CERTIFICATION: Valid Kansas Teaching Certificate
The ELA (English Language Arts) Intervention Specialist will provide support to teachers- principals- and Impact Coaches for increased student ELA support including providing research-based instructional strategies in alignment with standards-based curriculum and classroom support. This position requires a highly qualified teacher of English language arts. The goal of the intervention specialist is to ensure that buildings implement research-based ELA strategies- support classroom teachers ELA instruction- assist teachers with instruction and classroom strategies for Tiers 1 and 2 to ensure that students are able to master grade level standards and curriculum and monitor data collection/evidence strategies designed to increase student achievement in ELA.
In addition to providing ELA curriculum support to buildings- duties may include- but are not limited to the following:
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Evaluation: Performance evaluations in accordance with the Board’s policy and the Classified Employee Handbook.
Fort Leavenworth USD 207 is an Equal Opportunity Employer- and does not discriminate in recruitment- hiring- training or promoting on the basis of race- color- religion- national origin or ancestry- sex- age- disability- veteran`s status- genetic information- sexual orientation- gender identity or any other legally protected status under local- state or federal law.
The Fort Leavenworth School District has been a part of the educational system of the State of Kansas since 1901. Geographically, it is composed entirely of federal property and includes Fort Leavenworth National Cemetery and the U. S. Federal Penitentiary. The buildings, which belong to the school district, are located on land leased from the federal government. We are a Kansas Public School System. We do not have any connection with the Department of Defense Dependent School System. The district provides instruction for grades K - 9 in addition to half day preschool for 4 year olds meeting current residency requirements. The post schools operate under the provisions of Kansas State Law, applicable federal laws, and regulations of the U. S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare.
Commitment to quality and success for every student are hallmarks of the school district. Children in the Fort Leavenworth Schools have benefited greatly from the support of a community that places a premium on quality education for its young people.
District facilities consist of four schools, and one central administration building. The district also has a warehouse and transportation center. All schools in the district have been extensively renovated and all life safety features upgraded. All schools have at least the following: auditorium, gymnasium, full service kitchen, cafeteria, technology classrooms, two computer labs, separate art and music rooms and a full service library media center. All schools are maintained in excellent condition.
To apply for positions in our School District, please visit our website, www.usd207.org, use the job opportunities link to our on line application program, TalentEd Recruit and Hire. Only applications in TalentEd Recruit and Hire will be reviewed as we fill positions.