Putnam City

Instructional Coach - .5 Windsor Hills (8007)

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TitleInstructional Coach - .5 Windsor Hills
Posting ID8007

TITLE:                                              Instructional Coach


QUALIFICATIONS:                       Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and Oklahoma Teaching Certificate
  • Three or more years of recent classroom experience teaching reading
  • Knowledge of reading, writing and literacy development and instructional best practices across the curriculum
  • Knowledge of scientifically based reading research as it applies to instructional programs, strategies and assessments in a variety of settings and grade levels (K-12)
  • Knowledge of modifying instructional practices for English language learners and students with disabilities, or who are gifted and talented
  • Experience leading teachers in the area of instructional delivery across the curriculum


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in reading
  • Technology skills to organize data and to present information clearly to a variety of audiences
  • Experience in analyzing disaggregated student achievement data



REPORTS TO:                                             Building Principal


JOB GOAL:                                      To improve teacher instructional practices in all disciplines while supporting student achievement.




  • Encourage      collaboration and reflective practice
  • Advance      personal knowledge of exemplary classroom instructional practice and      develop a deep understanding of literacy theory
  • Extend      literacy competencies through professional development opportunities and      networking with other instructional coaches in Oklahoma schools
  • Participate      in instructional coach training
  • Support      RTI practices within the building
  • Maintain      an awareness of current reading research, curricula trends as well as instructional      best practices
  • Help      improve instruction by engaging teachers in intensive professional      development and promote a school-based professional community
  • Provide      demonstrations of research-based literacy strategies as well as      instructional best practices
  • Observe      and coach classroom teachers in effective practices
  • Provide      sustained mentoring to classroom teachers
  • Plan      and conduct professional meetings on literacy as well as instructional      best practices
  • Assist      teachers in aligning their instructional strategies with appropriate      standards, curricula, and assessments
  • Manage      and evaluate the school’s instructional program as directed by site      principal
  • Collect      data, analyze results, and report findings
  • Evaluate      student achievement and assist with placing students in appropriate      intervention and support services
  • Evaluate      effectiveness of the overall instructional program
  • Identify      needs and make recommendations for appropriate reading and writing      materials
  • Provide      instructional leadership across the school community
  • Meet weekly      with the principal to report on progress and plan next steps
  • Network      with other instructional coaches in developing, implementing, and      researching a literacy-based program as well as instructional best      practices
  • Communicate      the results and spotlight the school’s focus on literacy to the school      board, business community, and parents
  • To ensure continuity of services, remote work may be necessary in the event of a health crisis or disruptive situation that requires the closing of school and/or office buildings. An employee’s eligibility for remote work will be determined by the superintendent of schools. Expectations and guidelines for remote work will be distributed by the employee’s supervisor, based on his/her role and responsibilities.


TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:             Teacher Contract (182 days)


EVALUATION:                                     Performance of this job will be evaluated annually in accordance with provisions of the Board’s policy.


Approved: _______ ___________________________   Date: ______________


Review and agreed to by:_______________________   Date: ______________

Shift TypePart-Time
Salary RangePer Year
LocationWindsor Hills Elementary

Applications Accepted

Start Date08/04/2021