SLD Read

Job Summary: Delivers, maintains and implements programs and policies which
support the delivery of specialized tutoring. Tutors work with the Education Services and
Curriculum and Instruction Departments to ensure that the delivery of all tutoring and
education services are in compliance with established policies and procedures.

Essential Functions & Duties:
• Drives SLD Read forward to achieve its mission of increasing literacy skills for
people with dyslexia and other learning disabilities
• Provides one-to-one specialized tutoring based on SLD Read curriculum
• Evaluates student progress on a monthly basis
• Actively builds strong and lasting relationships with clients, students, staff and
community members
• Responsible for timely communication of all client updates and hours
• Manages personal availability, student notebook, lesson plans, progress reports,
student hours and mileage effectively
• Ensures all manuals, books, curriculum materials and Toolbox of Success are
maintained in good condition
• Works with SLD Read staff and community volunteers to enhance and expand
SLD Read’s overall outreach
• Adheres to SLD Read policies and procedures
• Adheres to school policies and standards if placed within a specific district
and/or building
• Adheres to all local, state and federal laws

• High School diploma. Associate or Bachelor’s Degree preferred
• Experience working with children
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• Experience with computer programs and database software applications
• Strong interpersonal skills, including an ability and desire to work and interact with
people from diverse backgrounds

• Complete paid Orton-Gillingham training program and participate in ongoing in-
services and training courses

• Commit to 10—12 months of consecutive tutoring, dependent upon placement
To apply: Contact Mary Outinen at moutinen@sldread.org or 269-345-2661 or visit our
website at https://www.sldread.org/get-involved/tutor/. Let us know if you need an
accommodation to apply.

To apply for this job please visit www.sldread.org.