Language Arts Specialist
To provide an educational program that addresses the reading and language needs of students in the school.
Directly responsible to the principal or other designated administrator. Directly responsible for the supervision of students and paraprofessionals in the specialist’s area of responsibility.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
- Delivery of services
Will provide direction and leadership for the school’s language and reading programs consistent with the district course of study. Will provide services to students and teachers in the implementation of the program.
Will communicate with students, parents, administrators, and other staff members in a manner which is consistent with district and school expectations.
Will employ planning, record-keeping, and learning environment management practices which are consistent with district and school expectations, and which maximizes the specialist’s effectiveness.
- Student supervision and welfare
Will provide for student supervision which ensures student safety consistent with district and school expectations.
- Professional responsibilities
Will assume professional responsibilities in a manner which meets district and school expectations and ensures continued professional and personal growth.
- Goals and objectives
Will implement the goals and objectives for the Language Arts Specialist as modified in the individual’s planning conference.
- Other duties
Will perform other duties as assigned.