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Job Details

  • Job ID: 1880992
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : April 7, 2022

Job Description


Project Site Coordinator - Calculus Project

Program Goal: The Somerville Calculus Project supports Black and Latino students as they explore and develop a deeper appreciation of mathematics. Once students are enrolled, the Calculus Project remains with them throughout high school. Each summer, students come together for 4 weeks of rigorous and engaging math experiences. The Calculus Project is a space in which students can be themselves and be designers of their futures. They learn more about and learn about new careers and interests.

Our students think flexibly, face challenges with courage, and strive for their personal best. We are searching for a Site Coordinator who will do the same.



  • Experience in teaching and/or educational administration
  • Ability to supervise and support a team of up to ten staff members and community partners
  • Organizational skills and ability to follow up and follow through on multiple responsibilities daily
  • Ability to coordinate daily activities including student attendance, management and parent communication
  • Spanish, Portuguese, or Haitian Creole language proficiency is a plus
  • An ability to build relationships with TCP students
  • A deep appreciation for the lived experiences of TCP students; a desire to engage as equals through the Count Forward series, a series of conversations, discussions and presentations meant to disrupt deficit thinking and amplify the contributions of professionals of color to the U.S. social fabric and the STEM field in particular
  • Experience in a school setting working with students on academic content
  • An ability to provide critical feedback to staff on ways to improve classroom instruction and/or management
  • Ability to communicate with students and families who are potentially from culturally and/or linguistically different backgrounds

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must participate in First Aid/CPR training and program onboarding

Terms of Employment:
Seasonal/Yearly Employment
Out of the regular school year days/hours
Location: East Somerville Community School
Stipend: $35 per hour worked 


Program Schedule: May 15, 2022 – August 5, 2022


Reports to: Calculus Project Director


Disclosure: All positions listed are subject to funding availability and student enrollment; courses may be cancelled due to lack of enrollment.


The Somerville Public Schools does not discriminate in its programs, facilities, or employment or educational opportunities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, home status, marital/civil union status, sex/gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, citizenship status, place of birth, national origin, ancestry, cultural identity, genetics or military status, and does not tolerate any form of retaliation, or bias-based intimidation, threat or harassment that demeans individuals’ dignity or interferes with their ability to learn or work.

  • Position Type: Summer
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Calculus
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Paraprofessional
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Teachers
    Seasonal/Other Opportunities > Summer Camps/Programs
  • Employer Description

    Education - Inspiration - Excellence are the themes that characterize the instructional services, departments and programs of the Somerville Public Schools.

    Our Mission: The Somerville Public Schools is dedicated to the realization of the full intellectual, physical, social, and emotional potential of all students. Our talented team of teachers and other professionals provides every student with the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to be successful throughout their lives. This is accomplished through the delivery of innovative instruction guided by the Massachusetts Curriculum and Somerville Curriculum Frameworks, and supported through partnerships with organizations such as Primary Source, and the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach at Tufts University. Learn more about us...

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    Contact Information

    • Central HR
    • 8 Bonair St.
    • Somerville, Massachusetts 02145

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