Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher

Orchard School is looking for a full time (4-5 days/week) talented educator who is passionate about teaching language arts and social studies to elementary grade students.  We seek an educator with a demonstrated background in curriculum development and at least 3 years of teaching experience.  

Qualifications:

~ Experience designing and implementing hands on curriculum
~ Ability to differentiate and adjust the curriculum for individual learning styles

Other Desired Qualifications:
~ Multiple Subject or Single Subject Credential

~ Elementary classroom teaching experience in an alternative school 

Salary:  Based upon education and experience

To Apply: Please send or email by May 22, resume, three letters of recommendation and Orchard Employment Questionnaire to info@orchardschoolaptos.org or mail to Orchard School, 2288 Trout Gulch Rd., Aptos, CA 95003

Reading Specialist

 Orchard Elementary School is looking for a part-time (12 hrs/week) experienced Reading Specialist to provide whole class, small group, and individual intensive reading instruction and intervention.  Responsibilities include identifying reading deficiencies, creating intervention plans, and evaluating and enhancing student reading progress.  

Qualifications:

Experience developing and providing intensive reading instruction and intervention.

Other Desired Qualifications:

~ Elementary teaching experience in a progressive school 

~ Multiple Subject or Single Subject Credential

~ Reading Specialist Certificate or training 

Salary:
$40 to $50 per hour depending on education and experience.

To Apply:  
Please send or email by May 31, resume, two letters of recommendation, and the Orchard Employment Questionnaire to info@orchardschoolaptos.org or mail to Orchard School, 2288 Trout Gulch Rd., Aptos, CA  95003