Martha's Vineyard Regional High School

Martha's Vineyard Public Schools

Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3424284
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 7, 2021
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Long Term Substitute History Teacher to teach and support student academics in
a comprehensive high school grades 9-12
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Social Studies: Current Issues
    Classroom Teacher > Social Studies: General
    Instructional Support > Substitute: Teachers
  • Employer Description

    The Martha's Vineyard Public Schools (MVPS) consists of five separate school districts, each an individual legal entity. Three of these districts are single school and town districts, each with its own K-8 school - the Edgartown School District, the Oak Bluffs School District, and the Tisbury School District. Three towns - Aquinnah, Chilmark, and West Tisbury - joined together to form the Up-Island Regional School District to serve K-8 students residing in those towns. All six towns belong to the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School District serving students in grades 9-12 in a comprehensive high school. All five of these districts share one Superintendent and a central office staff, along with seven shared service programs for special education and related services.

    The Martha's Vineyard Public Schools are located on the island of Martha's Vineyard, approximately seven miles off shore from Cape Cod, Massachusetts with access by ferry from Woods Hole. The MVPS services approximately 2,100 students, employs 550 staff members, and has a budget of $49 million. The Island is especially busy in the summer months when tourist from around the world come to vacation. The Vineyard has a year-round population of about 15,000, with the schools being a main focus during the quieter months. Learn more about us...

    Location Description

    We believe that our students need to be able to think independently, respect individuality, and act with integrity in order to thrive in a changing, digital-based, global economy. We believe that education should be personalized, and that our students should be supported and encouraged as they identify their strengths, challenges, and passions. We strive both to guide and challenge our students as they set individualized, self-directed goals within the context of a rigorous academic and extracurricular program. Members of our school and Island community join in providing an environment in which students may realize these core values and beliefs as they:

    ASPIRE to discover meaningful work and to contribute to society in a positive way;

    COLLABORATE to set and achieve self-initiated and self-directed goals; and

    ENGAGE in experiences that allow for exploration of passions and interests. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Martha's Vineyard 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

    • MA Certification: History 5-12 preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Noelle Warburton , Admin Assist
    • 100 Edgartown Rd.
    • P.O. Box 1385
    • Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts 02557

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