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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2014654
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : April 7, 2022

Job Description

2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR


School Coordinator of After School Programs


Job Goal: The school-based School Coordinator of After School Programs will ensure close coordination of all after school programs. The Coordinator will work closely with school administration and program directors and coordinators of Community Schools, clubs and tutoring to facilitate a safe and enriching series of programs that will provide extended learning opportunities for students.


•Current SPS Educators who are members of the SEU, Unit A with 5 years of teaching experience.
•Summer or after school program leadership experience preferred
•Bilingual Speaker preferred

•In collaboration with building administrators, coordinate the planning of afterschool and Saturday programs to meet the academic and enrichment needs of the students, with an emphasis on supporting the needs of Multilingual language learners;
•With administrators, plan for program offerings, facility use, outreach, and development of common administrative reporting practices;
•Assist in development of a comprehensive program communication plan to families;
•Develop and oversee implementation of a common attendance reporting system for all after school programs;
•Oversee implementation of common safety protocols, in consultation and collaboration with District Student Support administrators, program coordinators, and school administrators;
•Visit programs regularly to monitor program quality and enrollment and to assist program staff with any student support of family communication needs that arise;
•Provide support for afterschool programs and serve as a liaison to needed school and district resources to address full range of program needs;
•Serve as liaison between school administrators and program directors regarding building security and emergency procedures, including field trip protocols;
•Serve as liaison between district leaders and program directors regarding resources needed for effective program delivery, including space and technology needs;
•Make recommendations for any possible joint professional development for after school program staff;
•Lead development of a comprehensive, annual, program evaluation, in consultation with school administrators.


Terms of Employment:
•Yearly Appointment
•School Year Schedule
•Out of regular school/work hours
•Available for consultation from 2:45-5:30 daily; 3 days a week (days of week to be determined in consultation with principal) Coordinator will remain on site during program hours.


Position Reports to: The school principal


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: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
    Athletics & Activities > After School 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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    Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

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

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