Posting Details Position SummaryMSU Denver Family Literacy Program has an opening for a part-time Parent Time / Early Literacy (PT / EL) specialist to work with adults in their Families Learning Together program at three sites in west Denver.
Position is semester-based. Candidate will teach classes in Parent Time classes and Early Literacy for a five-component Family Literacy Program.
EO STATEMENT : Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer. Duties / ResponsibilitiesThe PT / EL specialist is responsible for instruction, materials and activities of both the Parent Time and the Interactive Literacy Activities components (including take-
home activities) based on the FLT curriculum; summer literacy projects; and evening literacy activities among three Family Literacy sites.
Required Qualifications-Bachelor’s Degree in education or related field -Training in Reading Recovery or other early reading strategies -
Significant experience in instruction of children ECE to 2nd grade in Literacy, Language Arts, and / or Reading Intervention Strategies -
Strong skills and demonstrated experience working with parents and parenting groups -Knowledge of current Scientifically Based Reading Research (SBRR) techniques and materials -
Ability to work and be sensitive to the educational needs of immigrant, low income, and diverse urban populations Preferred Qualifications-
Master’s degree in Education or related field -Bilingual in English / Spanish