Project READ, Richland Community College’s adult literacy program, is seeking a part-time Literacy Specialist who will work 28 hours a week (Monday – Thursday). Project READ provides free one-on-one tutoring for adults who want to improve their reading, math, and testing skills.
The Literacy Specialist will work in a fast-paced environment that constantly changes in response to the needs of volunteer tutors and students. Responsibilities include the following: assessing and monitoring students; training, evaluating, and coaching tutors; and collaborating with staff to write curriculum and develop resources.
Minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related experience. Applicants must have strong writing and grammar skills, excellent oral communication, attention to detail, and proficiency in Microsoft Word. Experience in phonics, reading comprehension, and curriculum development is preferred.
Review of applications will begin May 26th.