Lower School Tutor

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• Utilize specialized training such as the Orton Gillingham approach to individualize instruction for each student
• Arrive at school prepared for sessions before the starting time of the session
• Provide assigned tutoring in one-on-one or group setting
• Maintain ongoing communication and goal-setting with classroom teachers
• Communicate as requested with outside professionals concerning the student’s progress and any concerns
• Post students’ tutoring notes after each tutoring session on Veracross for the parents to access
• Continually assess student progress with subject-specific skills by setting goals and identifying student strengths and weaknesses
• Send updated goals to parents and teachers every other month
• Review educational testing reports and apply appropriate strategies when working with students
• Provide assessments in reading, spelling, reading comprehension, math, and written expression as indicated for each student
• Demonstrate knowledge about students with learning differences through continued professional development offered through ERP
• Engage fully with students during the tutoring session

Education, experience and skills:
• Four-year college degree required, with knowledge of learning disabilities preferred
• Orton Gillingham training or specialized literacy training (i.e. Wilson, IMSE)
• Practicum/Tutoring Experience
• Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
• Present a positive attitude and professional image toward students, parents and school faculty
• Exhibit appropriate technology skills
• Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Charlotte Country Day School will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Country Day does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition, developmental disability, sexual orientation or national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law

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