Literacy Teacher Resume Samples

A Literacy Teacher works with learners on developing English and other subject’s understanding and other core literacy job skills. The job description entails helping the students prepare to pass the high school equivalency tests. Common duties and responsibilities associated with this post are listed on the Literacy Teacher Resume as – assisting struggling students in improving their literacy skills; collaborating with teachers in all department in promoting the learning and implementation of best practices in literacy instruction; helping in school-wide efforts to improve literacy instruction; creating and examining data to measure the success the literacy programs and instructions.

Typical requirements include teaching experience in a variety of school settings, including general education, special education, individual tutoring, and co-teaching; knowledge of common core literacy standards, experience in the use and analysis of various assessment tools, and strong communication skills. It is a common requirement for literacy teachers to have at least a degree in education or another related field. A teaching license is also required in many states to be considered for employment.

 

Literacy Teacher Resume example

Literacy Teacher Resume

Summary : A highly skilled and student-focused educational leader with a strong commitment to the development of students and staff. Adept at developing programs to achieve a new level of excellence in teaching and learning. Poses in-depth knowledge of policies and procedures, classroom management, education, and instructional theories, and current student disciplinary actions that govern schools.

Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Word, Excel, Smart-board.

Description :

    1. Provided classroom instruction to learning and physically disabled students.
    2. Evaluated instructional needs of each student and provided on going adaptations needed to establish listening, cognitive based, reading, writing, and reasoning skills through different activities and connections to the environment.
    3. Employed a variety of instructional techniques to meet interests of students.
    4. Created and maintained an environment conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interest of students.
    5. Provided mainstream teachers with the best classroom academic practices and behavioral support.
    6. Created, maintained and updated students' I.E.P.s and clinical records.
    7. Assisted colleagues in understanding various student disabilities and appropriate academic and behavioral modifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS in Special Education


Literacy Teacher Resume

Objective : Service focussed Social Worker and Program Coordinator with extensive and direct service experience in Medical and Human Services Social Work with recognized strengths in Juvenile and Senior Services, Hospice, Bereavement, Substance, and Alcohol Counseling. Outstanding case management of up to 60 caseloads including case management of Medicaid Waiver and MDS assessments.

Skills : Teaching, Training & Development, Sales, Recruiting, Leadership Training, Customer Relations, Management.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented Literacy Program for grades K-6.
    2. Implemented classroom management and culturally responsive instructional strategies.
    3. Monitored, evaluated, recorded, and communicated learning objectives to students and parents.
    4. Maintained a positive relationship with the staff, parents, and the community to create a positive learning environment.
    5. Provided assistance in the development of cognitive skills Evaluated student's progress and developed strategies accordingly .
    6. Utilized cooperative learning technique and provided individual instruction to meet the needs of students with diverse learning styles.
    7. Responsible for managing ten to fifteen cases within a 20.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate in Human Services


Literacy Teacher Resume

Objective : Personable Literacy Teacher professional with the ability to motivate others. While being results-oriented and delivery-focused, also able to adapt to unforeseen changes with ease. Advocates with confidence and pursues goals until accomplished.

Skills : Build Rapport, Establish Trust Across Cultural Divides, Encourage, Edify.

Description :

    1. Increased client success rate by a factor of 5 so that Seattle Rotary Education Center can maintain and increase G.E.D. program funding.
    2. Decreased expenditures while increasing the effectiveness of service to clients through writing skills used to create in-house publications.
    3. Provided dynamic, low-budget stage sets, visual teaching aids, brochures, logos, puppets, TV production storyboard for a non-profit organization.
    4. Expanded responsibility to curricula design and saved college hundreds of dollars when they published my created curricula under their name.
    5. Implemented of Creative Design: Promoted every child was an artist through oral presentations, written reports, and actions resulting in the first CITY-WIDE, public.
    6. Pioneered a PILOT after-school art program for low-income children, increasing attendance, as a volunteer teacher.
    7. Organized, developed, and implemented an Art program that sparked increased PM attendance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Education

Literacy Teacher Resume

Headline : Seeking full-time human resource Literacy Teacher position utilizing versatile teaching, administrative, and professional skills to effectively communicate with an established company in order to help employees adhere to policies.

Skills : Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Location Sound Mixer/Boom Op, Video Editing, Avid Protools, Adobe Photoshop, Writing Tutor, Final Cut Pro, iMovie.

Description :

    1. Maintained a weekly tutoring schedule to allow for approximately 8-10 children to receive daily 30-50 minute tutoring sessions.
    2. Conducted one-on-one tutoring sessions using prescribed literacy interventions to help children practice reading skills.
    3. Communicated with classroom teachers regarding student schedules and interventions & progress, and be open to incorporating constructive feedback based on observations.
    4. Recorded students' weekly progress.
    5. Reviewed students' data with classroom teachers to gauge the effectiveness of the literacy intervention being used and determine if a change in intervention is necessary.
    6. Taught literacy in diverse classes to K-5th grade students of differing learning abilities, backgrounds and ethnicities using STAR curriculum.
    7. Adapted classroom instruction and assessments by using visual aids and real world examples to optimize student achievement.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Speech and Hearing Sciences

Literacy Teacher Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a position as a Literacy Teacher, Special Education Teacher, or Response to Intervention Teacher in a school district where one can make a positive impact and continue professional growth as an educator.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Bilingual, Powerschool, Blackboard, Canvas, Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Worked to implement the curriculum to promote cognitive and social-emotional growth.
    2. Stepped up and completed many school counseling roles, such as completing 8th Grade High School Applications, running social skills groups, leading conflict resolution, and dealing with crisis intervention.
    3. Taught 10th grade English credit recovery in summer school for students who were unable to complete their credits during the school year.
    4. Provided intensive literacy intervention to struggling ELL students.
    5. Developed small groups that consisted of reading, phonics, and word work.
    6. Performed routine running records on each student and kept concise records of each student's progress in the data warehouse grading system.
    7. Created Progress Monitoring Plans for students that addressed specific student needs, intervention plans, and goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Liberal Studies

Literacy Teacher Resume

Summary : Significant management experience including responsibility for hiring, firing, training, discipline, and retention of employees. Exceptional customer service skills.

Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office, Administration, Office Management.

Description :

    1. Created and maintained positive rapport between students and their parents/guardians.
    2. Created Common Core State Standards-aligned literacy curriculum for a diverse student population.
    3. Created effective formative and summative assessments of student mastery of skills and concepts.
    4. Differentiated instruction for inclusion and Gifted and Talented students.
    5. Provided individualized solutions that lead to student's mastery of skills and concepts.
    6. Implemented a positive behavior management plan by actively engaging students to limit behavior issues, using a variety of techniques to fit the situation.
    7. Established positive rapport with students, parents, and family members, using Spanish speaking skills as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS in School and Mental Health Counseling

Literacy Teacher Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a Literacy Teacher position within an organization that will provide additional learning opportunities, utilizing education and strong interpersonal and organization skills.

Skills : Fluent in English, French, and Wolof Recordkeeping, Microsoft Office Suite, Math Tutor.

Description :

    1. Constructed and delivered lessons and units aligned to the district, state, and national standards.
    2. Utilized data-driven best practices to drive students.
    3. Planned Differentiated Instruction for all kindergarten classroom teachers.
    4. Responsible for teaching Technology and Typing skills to students 1st Grade Two First Grade long-term Substitute positions.
    5. Planned lessons using student data and assessments.
    6. Created classroom learning activities based on student needs, interests, and learning styles.
    7. Taught offenders with IEP's, within 30 months of being released from prison.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    MS.ed in School Building Leader

    Literacy Teacher Resume

    Objective : Service-oriented actively looking for ways to help others while demonstrating consistent professionalism. Work well in a fast pace environment, ability to learn quickly while setting goals and meeting deadlines, strong organizational and communication skills with proven ability to input and retrieve data within the computer.

    Skills : Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Creative Writing, Instructional Design, Oral Communication.

    Description :

      1. Worked with children on the alphabet, letter sounds, reading, and reading comprehension.
      2. Created lesson plans and record the child's daily progress.
      3. Met with other staff to discuss the children and brainstorm ideas to benefit each individual child.
      4. Differentiated instruction to meet the needs of students with a range of educational, social, and emotional needs, including English Language Learners.
      5. Incorporated projected based learning into lessons Facilitated small group instruction as part of Extended Day activities.
      6. Incorporated technology into weekly lessons such as Webquests, grammar on Promethean Board.
      7. Developed curriculum for and taught 9th through 11th-grade literacy in 2,000+ student, urban high school.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      M.Ed

      Literacy Teacher Resume

      Objective : A hard-working, outgoing, and team-oriented person looking to help a company grow as well as solidify a career that benefits from knowledge, experience, and personality. Able to implement and execute long-range and short-term goals.

      Skills : Creative Thinking, Office Support, Clerical.

      Description :

        1. Independently taught reading skills to small groups.
        2. Managed children with slight behavioral issues and learning disabilities.
        3. Adapted teaching methods and instructional materials to meet adult students' varying needs, abilities, and interests Instructed students individually.
        4. Conducted formal and informal literacy assessments and maintained electronic records based on these assessments.
        5. Taught various reading skills developed/implemented various learning plans participated in department meetings/training.
        6. Reviewed assignments with students to provide feedback and encourage growth.
        7. Created literacy activities that support k-12 CA standards.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      M.Ed

      Literacy Teacher Resume

      Objective : An energetic self-starter with strong communication skills. Work well, independently, or as part of a team. Seeking a professional position within a company/organization that will provide an enthusiastic and competitive challenge of job performance and competency.

      Skills : Detail Oriented, TeamPlayer, MS Office Suite, Teaching.

      Description :

        1. Planned lessons using student data and assessments.
        2. Taught curriculums to low-income families.
        3. Designed to improve the academic achievement of young children and their parents.
        4. Helped parents to improve their literacy or basic educational skills to become full partners in educating their children.
        5. Coordinate with second and third-grade teachers to improve fluency.
        6. Restructured lessons to help build vocabulary, phonics, and comprehension.
        7. Developed and enhanced literacy lessons focused on grade-level text and reading skills.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      BS in Speech Sciences