Company Info

Clarke County School District (GA)
440-1 Dearing Ext.
Athens, GA, United States

Phone: 706-546-7721
Web Site: http://www.clarke.k12.ga.us

Company Profile


Academic Support Specialist


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Job ID:

240382

Location:

Athens, GA, United States 

Category:

Education

Salary:

$18,757.21 to $40,702.77
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Job Views:

55

Zip Code:

30606

Employment Type:

Part time

Posted:

01.11.2019
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Job Description:

Job Number: 2019-4695
W. R. Coile Middle School 

Overall Purpose
The job of Academic Support Specialist is done for the purpose/s of supporting teachers in implementing
lessons designed as interventions for targeted students struggling with the Common Core Georgia
Performance Standards in reading, writing, and mathematics; working with students, teachers and parents to
ensure that classroom and school climates enhance academic learning and success; providing academic
support and remediation for students at risk of failure; and collaborates and supporting teachers and parents to
ensure student success and the completion of school.

Direct Supervisor
Building Principal

Essential Functions
• Models best teaching practices for teachers in their classrooms and in professional learning settings.
• Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of core subject material skills.
• Identifies students who are academically at-risk and develops strategies to address their needs.
• Communicates regularly and effectively with administrators, Instructional Coach and Teachers
regarding core subjects.
• Plans professional learning sessions for teachers/staff at all grade levels.
• Assists teachers in integrating and differentiating research-based, culturally-aware content and
instruction for students.
• Provides coaching support to ensure the implementation of performance standards via the CCSD
curriculum.
• Works with school administrators, support personnel, teachers, colleagues and parents to ensure that
students meet their core academic goals.
• Work with the Family Engagement Specialists and the Instructional Coach to develop materials that
can be used as academic interventions at home.
• Collaborates with the community to develop outreach activities that foster family engagement and
school-home communication.
• Attend and participate in RTI, EIP or SST meetings as necessary, providing information regarding
student’s core academic needs.

Marginal Functions
• Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective
functioning of the work unit.

Competencies
• Skills-based Competencies
Required to perform multiple, technical tasks with a need to occasionally upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions. Specific skill-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: performing multiple, highly complex, technical tasks with a need to occasionally upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions; applying assessment instruments; utilizing coaching, training, and workshop skills; operating standard office equipment including
pertinent software applications; and preparing and maintaining accurate records.

• Knowledge-based Competencies
Required to perform basic math, including calculations using fractions, percentages, and/or ratios; read technical information, compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate group discussions; and
analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions. Specific knowledge based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: algebra and/or geometry; statistical data; compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate group discussions; and analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions. Specific knowledge based competencies required to satisfactorily
perform the functions of the job include: appropriate codes, policies, regulations and/or laws; age appropriate activities; lesson plan requirements; stages of child development; student support services; and behavioral management strategies; adult learning methods.

• Ability-based Competencies
Required to schedule activities, meetings, and/or events; gather, collate, and/or classify data; and use job-related equipment. Flexibility is required to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances;
work with data utilizing defined but different processes; and operate equipment using standardized methods. Ability is also required to work with a wide diversity of individuals; work with a variety of data; and utilize job-related equipment. Problem solving is required to analyze issues and create action
plans. Problem solving with data requires independent interpretation of guidelines; and problem solving with equipment is limited to moderate. Specific ability based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: schedule a number of activities, meetings, and/or
events; gather, collate, and/or classify data; use job-related equipment; demonstrate flexibility to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances; work with data utilizing defined but different processes; operate equipment using standardized methods; work with a diversity of individuals and/or groups; work with a variety of data; analyze issues and create action plans; independently interpret guidelines;
problem solve with equipment in some circumstances; establish and maintain constructive relationships; adapt to changing work priorities; maintain confidentiality; exhibit tact and patience; and be able to work flexible hours.

Requirements
T-5 content certification preferred
Leadership or instructional supervision endorsement preferred
Three (3) years’ classroom experience preferred

Physical Requirements
The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: some lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling, some stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling and
significant fine finger dexterity.
Generally the job requires 25% sitting, 40% walking, and 35% standing.

Continuing Education/Training
Maintains all licenses and certifications

Clearances
Criminal Justice Fingerprint
Background Clearance

Fair Labor Standards Act
Exempt
 


Company Info


Clarke County School District (GA)
440-1 Dearing Ext.
Athens, GA, United States
Phone: 706-546-7721
Web Site: http://www.clarke.k12.ga.us

Academic Support Specialist

col-narrow-left   

Job ID:

240382

Location:

Athens, GA, United States 

Category:

Education

Salary:

$18,757.21 to $40,702.77
col-narrow-right   

Job Views:

55

Zip Code:

30606

Employment Type:

Part time

Posted:

01.11.2019
col-wide   

Job Description:

Job Number: 2019-4695
W. R. Coile Middle School 

Overall Purpose
The job of Academic Support Specialist is done for the purpose/s of supporting teachers in implementing
lessons designed as interventions for targeted students struggling with the Common Core Georgia
Performance Standards in reading, writing, and mathematics; working with students, teachers and parents to
ensure that classroom and school climates enhance academic learning and success; providing academic
support and remediation for students at risk of failure; and collaborates and supporting teachers and parents to
ensure student success and the completion of school.

Direct Supervisor
Building Principal

Essential Functions
• Models best teaching practices for teachers in their classrooms and in professional learning settings.
• Works with individual students or small groups of students to reinforce learning of core subject material skills.
• Identifies students who are academically at-risk and develops strategies to address their needs.
• Communicates regularly and effectively with administrators, Instructional Coach and Teachers
regarding core subjects.
• Plans professional learning sessions for teachers/staff at all grade levels.
• Assists teachers in integrating and differentiating research-based, culturally-aware content and
instruction for students.
• Provides coaching support to ensure the implementation of performance standards via the CCSD
curriculum.
• Works with school administrators, support personnel, teachers, colleagues and parents to ensure that
students meet their core academic goals.
• Work with the Family Engagement Specialists and the Instructional Coach to develop materials that
can be used as academic interventions at home.
• Collaborates with the community to develop outreach activities that foster family engagement and
school-home communication.
• Attend and participate in RTI, EIP or SST meetings as necessary, providing information regarding
student’s core academic needs.

Marginal Functions
• Performs other related duties as assigned for the purpose of ensuring the efficient and effective
functioning of the work unit.

Competencies
• Skills-based Competencies
Required to perform multiple, technical tasks with a need to occasionally upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions. Specific skill-based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: performing multiple, highly complex, technical tasks with a need to occasionally upgrade skills in order to meet changing job conditions; applying assessment instruments; utilizing coaching, training, and workshop skills; operating standard office equipment including
pertinent software applications; and preparing and maintaining accurate records.

• Knowledge-based Competencies
Required to perform basic math, including calculations using fractions, percentages, and/or ratios; read technical information, compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate group discussions; and
analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions. Specific knowledge based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: algebra and/or geometry; statistical data; compose a variety of documents, and/or facilitate group discussions; and analyze situations to define issues and draw conclusions. Specific knowledge based competencies required to satisfactorily
perform the functions of the job include: appropriate codes, policies, regulations and/or laws; age appropriate activities; lesson plan requirements; stages of child development; student support services; and behavioral management strategies; adult learning methods.

• Ability-based Competencies
Required to schedule activities, meetings, and/or events; gather, collate, and/or classify data; and use job-related equipment. Flexibility is required to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances;
work with data utilizing defined but different processes; and operate equipment using standardized methods. Ability is also required to work with a wide diversity of individuals; work with a variety of data; and utilize job-related equipment. Problem solving is required to analyze issues and create action
plans. Problem solving with data requires independent interpretation of guidelines; and problem solving with equipment is limited to moderate. Specific ability based competencies required to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: schedule a number of activities, meetings, and/or
events; gather, collate, and/or classify data; use job-related equipment; demonstrate flexibility to work with others in a wide variety of circumstances; work with data utilizing defined but different processes; operate equipment using standardized methods; work with a diversity of individuals and/or groups; work with a variety of data; analyze issues and create action plans; independently interpret guidelines;
problem solve with equipment in some circumstances; establish and maintain constructive relationships; adapt to changing work priorities; maintain confidentiality; exhibit tact and patience; and be able to work flexible hours.

Requirements
T-5 content certification preferred
Leadership or instructional supervision endorsement preferred
Three (3) years’ classroom experience preferred

Physical Requirements
The usual and customary methods of performing the job's functions require the following physical demands: some lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling, some stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling and
significant fine finger dexterity.
Generally the job requires 25% sitting, 40% walking, and 35% standing.

Continuing Education/Training
Maintains all licenses and certifications

Clearances
Criminal Justice Fingerprint
Background Clearance

Fair Labor Standards Act
Exempt