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Instructional Coach in New York, NY at Catapult Learning

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview

Catapult Learning is in search of full-time Concentrated Coaching Specialists to provide instructional support and expertise to professionally develop teachers in a K-12 setting.  This role aims to drive program outcomes in three key areas:

  • Group/Individual instructional coaching
  • Professional development design and implementation
  • Thought partnership with school leaders and administration

As a Concentrated Coaching Specialist, this individual will have the opportunity to work with and professionally develop alongside other education professionals at Catapult Learning to promote strong instructional practices across the entire team. 


Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Provides coaching experiences for teachers, including review of lesson delivery, providing feedback, and modeling demo lessons
  • Develops/curates quality instructional resources to share with teachers, including lesson plans, unit plants, and assessments
  • Helps plan, conduct and/or facilitate meetings or workshops
  • Continues own learning through research and self-driven PD to stay current of latest trends in education
  • Models the integration of technology in all curriculum areas.
  • Maintains open communication with supported teachers to nurture a professional learning community of educators
  • Disaggregates, analyzes, and interprets test data, and assists in its interpretation to determine instructional needs for school improvement
  • Communicates actively with key stakeholders, including school leaders and district partners, on the progress of service and to identify future service needs
  • Provides reporting documentation of services delivered, as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned which relate to the instructional area of expertise

Job Requirements



EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • Advanced degree in Education or related field preferred
  • 4+ years of work experience teaching in a K-12 setting
  • Expert in a concentrated content area (math, ELA, etc.)
  • Record of result in effectively coaching teachers
  • Experience designing and delivering professional development for adults
  • Experience working in blended learning classrooms is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills are essential

OTHER JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Commitment to a full 8-hour workday in schools and local traveling is required.

PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT/WORKING CONDITIONS:
Light lifting, walking, climbing stairs. Most programs/activities are in school settings