Somerville Public Schools

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3001162
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : October 30, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR

Special Education Tutors
Next Wave / Full Circle

Job Goal: The Somerville Public Schools is now accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Special Education Tutors. Tutors generally work with small groups of students. Tutors are expected to work with classroom teachers to coordinate learning and to track progress.

• Bachelor’s degree;
• Experience teaching or working with students with special needs;
• Computer skills – Word /Excel program to assist in scheduling and tracking students;
• Demonstrated success in motivating and reaching all students in curriculum learning;
• Demonstrated ability to individualize instruction based on assessment data and identified student needs;
• Massachusetts D.E.S.E License is preferred.

Terms of Employment:
• Pay: $25.00 per hour / Up to maximum of 18 hours per week; during school hours

Position Reports to: School Principal

Application Process: To submit your application for consideration, please visit us online at:


Should you have any questions or need assistance with the online application process, please contact the Human Resources Office at 617-625-6600 ext 6015.

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Somerville Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Somerville Public Schools actively seeks applicants with diverse backgrounds. Grade level and content licensure is required when applicable. Dual licensure including ESL, ELL, or bilingual licensure and/or proficiency in a language or languages other than English is preferred.

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Special Education > Behavior Specialist / EBD
    Special Education > General Special Education
    Special Education > Mild/Moderate Disabilities
    Special Education > Transition Specialist
    Instructional Support > Tutor
    Special Education > Special Education Assistant
  • Welcome to Somerville Public Schools!

    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...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Somerville Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Christine Trevisone , Director of Special Education
    • 8 Bonair Street
    • Somerville, Massachusetts 02145

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