Rock Hill Schools

District Literacy Coach at Central Office

Minimum Qualifications:

SC certification in Early Childhood, Elementary, or Reading/Literacy required

Master’s Degree in Education required

Minimum of five years experience at the elementary level or in specialized reading with elementary students

Thorough knowledge of reading and developmentally appropriate practices and evidence of application of  proven practice

Must have a personal commitment to self-reflection, learning new skills, and acquiring new knowledge; (evidence of continuous, diverse professional growth and development; e.g., attending conferences, reading books and articles on language, literacy development, and teaching; sharing new knowledge and insights with others; holding membership in professional organizations)

Extensive experience mentoring adults and facilitating professional dialogue

Excellent interpersonal skills

Effective observation skills

Ability to work with the educational change process in a knowledgeable and humane way

Skill at organizing materials and services

Ability to collect and analyze data

Outstanding references from current and former supervisors

Satisfactory SLED (SC Law Enforcement Division) report

Education / Training

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