Orton-Gillingham Specialty Teacher

St. Martin's Episcopal School
Brookhaven, GA United States

St. Martin’s Episcopal School seeks a culturally competent and responsive, highly qualified, experienced teacher with a Bachelor’s degree or higher in one of the following areas:  Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Special Education or Learning Disabilities, as well as formal, documented training in The Orton-Gillingham Approach.  The teacher will be hired to teach in the recently formed “school within a school,” the Kairos Learning Center, for students with dyslexia.  The teacher will be responsible for teaching a self-contained group of no more than 5 elementary students in an across-grade setting, specifically 3rd/4th graders, and will teach both a language arts class, utilizing The Orton-Gillingham Approach, and a multi-sensory math class.  The teacher will work collaboratively alongside other teachers in the Kairos Learning Center program as well as grade level teachers in the School but will have primary responsibility for planning, teaching, evaluating, and reporting for students in his or her class.

Preferred candidates will have at least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, three or more years of teaching experience in independent schools as well as prior experience teaching students with dyslexia using the OG Approach in either a school setting or in one-on-one tutoring.  The preferred candidate will be certified in the OG Approach and have experience with early Elementary-aged students.  Associate Level Certification preferred.

This is a full-time position with benefits.  Salary is dependent upon education, training, and experience and is commensurate with other independent schools in the area.

About Us…

Founded in 1959, St. Martin’s Episcopal School is a coeducational day school in Atlanta, Georgia, serving approximately 600 students from eight weeks of age through eighth grade and is dedicated to providing a quality education of the whole person in a loving, Christian atmosphere which fosters lifelong learning.  For more information about the school, please visit our website at www.stmartinschool.org.

The School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, applicants are considered only on the basis of merit, qualifications and abilities.  Employment decisions will be made without regard to race, color, gender, age, veteran status, religion, sexual orientation, disability, national or ethnic origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Contact Information

Please submit a cover letter, resume and references to careers@stmartinschool.org.