Elementary Title 1 Program Director and Literacy Coach

Friday, May 17, 2019
Blissfield Community Schools
Position Details: 

POSTING DATE:                              May 1, 2019


POSITION TITLE:                            Elementary Title 1 Program Director and Literacy Coach


APPLICATION DEADLINE:          May 17, 2019



  • Bachelors Degree from an accredited educational institution.
  • Masters Degree and Reading Specialist endorsement preferred.
  • Proper teacher certification or able to qualify for certification in the State of Michigan.
  • Previous experience working within a Title I program preferred
  • Strong computer literacy/skills and data collection methods
  • History of successful classroom experience
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with students, staff, administration, parents and community
  • Consistent, accurate, and timely record keeping skills
  • Knowledgeable of Read by Third Grade Law and Literacy Essential Practices
  • Interest and experience in leading literacy engagement activities


    Performance Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement learning strategies aligned with Grade Level Content Standards and Common Core State Standards
  • Develop and implement research based skill assessments to prepare students to be successful on grade level material
  • Participate in professional development programs and implement/model learned techniques
  • Use the coaching cycle within classrooms with teachers to improve tier one instruction.
  • Provide professional development and data analysis opportunities for staff
  • Evaluation will be consistent with the provisions of the Administration and/or Board policy
  • Ability to work successfully independently as well as in a team setting
  • Demonstrate strong leadership skills
  • Oversee RTI program of 100+ students K-5
  • Schedule, evaluate, and monitor the performance of Title 1 aides in the building
  • All other duties as assigned by administration


    Terms of Employment

  • Full-time salary and health care benefits provided.Negotiable based on experience, education, and certification.


    Application Procedure

    Applicant should mail a letter of interest, resume, collegiate transcripts, certifications and three letters of recommendation to:

    Shana Love, Principal

    Blissfield Elementary

    640 South Lane Street

    Blissfield, Michigan 49228



    Blissfield Community Schools has a total enrollment of approximately 1200 students.  The elementary building has 30 faculty members and an enrollment of approximately 500 students.  Blissfield is located 30 minutes northwest of Toledo, Ohio and 15 minutes southeast of Adrian, Michigan.

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