Careers

We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and we work hard to create a company where all can express their talents in an environment that is characterized by communication, respect, fair play, integrity, drive, and high standards. Please contact us if you find our open positions of interest.

Current Positions Open:

Grades 6-12 Literacy Consultant/Trainer

We are currently seeking part-time, per diem trainers, able to travel, with experience providing literacy training to teachers in grades 6-12. The main responsibility of this position is the delivery of initial training and implementation coaching to teachers in schools and districts for our content literacy courses: The Key Comprehension Routine, The Key Vocabulary Routine, and Keys to Content Writing. In addition to the minimum qualifications listed in the general trainer/consultant description below, this position requires at least five years in grades 6-12 classrooms, college teaching related to adolescent literacy, or 6-12 administration experience.

PreK to Grade 6 Literacy Consultant/Trainer

We are currently seeking part-time, per diem trainers, able to travel, with experience providing literacy training to teachers in grades PreK to 6. The main responsibility of this position is the delivery of initial training and implementation coaching to teachers in schools and districts for our literacy courses: Keys to Beginning Reading, Keys to Early Writing, The Key Comprehension Routine, The Key Vocabulary Routine, and Keys to Content Writing. In addition to the minimum qualifications listed in the general trainer/consultant description below, this position requires at least five years in grades K-6 classrooms, college teaching related to elementary literacy, or elementary administration experience.

About Literacy Teacher Trainer/Consultant Positions

Keys to Literacy is a professional learning company that specializes in providing professional development to grades PreK-12 educators around effective instruction for reading and writing.

Our success and the high level of satisfaction with our training are due to the quality of our training staff. Keys to Literacy trainers consistently receive high evaluation scores and are recognized for their knowledge and ability to effectively train teachers.

To attract the best trainers we provide a collegial work place, expect high levels of collaboration and offer schedule flexibility. The starting daily training rate is $700 per day plus travel time and travel expense reimbursement.

Location: Keys to Literacy offices are located in Rowley, MA. However, the schools we work with are located throughout the country so our trainers can be based anywhere in the U.S. This position will require traveling (driving and flying) at least twice per month to schools as well as virtual-live delivery of training using Zoom.

Availability: Candidates need to be able to deliver a minimum of 5 days of training per month, with opportunities for the equivalent of a full-time training schedule. Candidates need to be available on weekdays during the school year. This position does not work for educators who have other full-time positions.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree with major coursework related to literacy. Five years classroom, college teaching or administration experience. Significant experience presenting professional development to educators.

Additional Information: Keys to Literacy seeks a teacher trainer/consultant who has knowledge of current research on effective literacy instruction (Science of Reading/Writing). Interpersonal skills with groups is essential, including a strong ability to transmit knowledge and skills to other educators. Strong organization skills are also required. Must have flexibility in scheduling work days, be available during the school year, and be willing to travel. Keys to Literacy will provide training and support to the person who takes this position so he/she will become proficient in delivering our professional development programs. We are an equal opportunity employer.

We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and we work hard to create a company where all can express their talents in an environment that is characterized by communication, respect, fair play, integrity, drive, and high standards. Please contact us if you find our open positions of interest.

Contact:

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Colleen Yasenchock via email: colleen@keystoliteracy.com

ACCESSING KEYS TO LITERACY PD DURING SCHOOL CLOSURES

We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and the impact on our employees and the schools where we provide professional development.

During this time period when onsite, face-to-face training and coaching is not possible, we offer multiple options for accessing our literacy PD content and instructional practices.

If you are a current or new partner, explore our website or contact us to learn more about:

info@keystoliteracy.com
978-948-8511