Learning Specialist – Job Description

Do you love teaching but feel that it could be more fulfilling? Do you wish you could work closely with your students so that they can truly overcome challenges and succeed? Do you identify as a lifelong learner? Joining the RRLS family as a Learning Specialist might just be what you’re looking for!

 

What is RRLS

Ruth Rumack’s Learning Space (RRLS) is a fast-growing educational support company for students from kindergarten to university, including those with learning exceptionalities.

We teach students in one-to-one and small group settings and design individualized lesson plans that help students achieve academic and lifelong success. We also work with students who require enrichment and standardized test prep. Lessons are interactive and incorporate kinesthetic learning and other creative teaching methods.

 

WHO WE ARE

We are a collection of fun, motivated, and warm professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of children by helping them reach their full academic potential.

 

WHY RRLS

We are proud of our RRLS company culture – we are a family! We value a consistent positive experience for all our employees and, at our core, we empower our employees to take ownership of their role and the impact we make in the lives of our students and families.

Working for RRLS provides a fulfilling job at a fast-growing company and a unique opportunity to be part of a dynamic and collaborative team of educators with continuous and meaningful professional development.

 

The Job

We are seeking full-time Learning Specialists at the Primary/Junior level and the Junior/Intermediate level. Our Learning Specialists teach in various areas including: literacy, math, and homework support.

We are also always happy to meet Intermediate/Senior teachers with more specialized training in math/science and language. Our team grows organically, so if you are the right fit for our team, we will find a space for you and bring you on board!

Please note that this is not an ESL or tutoring position. Typical teachers’ hours are Monday to Thursday and Saturday. Weekday evenings are required.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

 OCT certification or equivalent
 A fun, warm, and empathetic personality
 2+ years experience teaching students with a variety of educational needs
 Teachers with Primary/Junior experience encouraged
 Excellent command of the English language
 Ease integrating assistive technology into lessons
 Adaptable, flexible, and motivated attitude
 Experience teaching Direct Instruction programs an asset
 Experience teaching emergent readers an asset
 Experience teaching math up to Grade 8 an asset
 Special Education qualifications or experience an asset
 Interest in developing student curriculum and programs

 

Follow up

Qualified applicants will be emailed a list of follow-up questions regarding their educational philosophy, and from there an interview will be scheduled.

 


Join Our Team!

Send your resume and cover letter telling us why you would like to work for RRLS to careers@ruthrumack.com.