Learning Specialist Temporary Full Time
  • Learning Support
  • Teacher

The Pike School, Andover, MA

Accredited by AISNE

The Pike School community represents culturally and socio-economically diverse families from 38 communities. Pike is seeking a temporary, full-time, experienced Learning Specialist who will provide individualized and small group academic support to a diverse student body of middle school-aged students (grades 6 - 9) in an independent school setting. The ideal candidate will communicate effectively with students, parents, and faculty. In addition, we are hoping to find a candidate who is comfortable supporting our older students in math, writing, and organization/study skills.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide strategy based content support to learning services students during school after school when necessary
  • Provide individualized writing and math support to Pike students in grades 6 - 9
  • Attend learning services department meetings
  • Write reports for individual learning services students three times per year plus baseline reports in October
  • Interpret test results, with support, to review with students, teachers and parents
  • Assist teachers in providing academic accommodations and test modifications

Preferred qualifications:

  • Licensure in special education and Master’s degree preferred
  • Experience with Math in Focus, Algebra I and Geometry
  • 3-5 years experience preferred providing 1-1 or small group academic intervention
  •  Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with adults and students
  • Experience with students grades 6-9
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of Math in Focus curriculum, algebra I and geometry preferred
  • Proven track record of successfully implementing testing recommendations

Please visit The Pike School's employment page and click "apply" to upload your material. Your resume and cover letter. Please include any other documents that will support your experience.