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Job Details

  • Job ID: 4048581
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : December 2, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Job Goal:

In May, SHS administers the AP exams and is looking for exam proctors. Additionally, throughout the year, there is sometimes a need for SAT proctors for individuals or groups of students.


SAT and AP Proctors are responsible for distributing exam materials, following exam instructions, closely monitoring exams to ensure all protocol is followed. Proctors should be organized, comfortable speaking in front of students, and have strong attention to detail. All exam proctoring and the training will happen at Somerville High School.


Must be responsible adults; they may not be high school students.
May not be employed part or full time at a test preparation company.
May not participate in any coaching activity that addresses the content of secure College Board tests.


•Attend proctor training (time/date of training dependent on exam date, individual trainings can be arranged according to proctor’s schedule).
•Monitor exam security.
•Proctor exams according to the official instructions including: distributing exams, reading instructions, monitoring students, collecting and counting exams, keeping exam materials secure until returning them to the SHS staff person responsible for the exam.
•Contact SHS staff coordinating the exam immediately for any concerns during the exam.


Terms of Employment:

  • Yearly Appointment
  • SAT exams take place throughout the year. SAT exams typically start at 7:30am and end beweeen 12:30-3:00pm.
  • AP exams take place throughout the month of May.
  • For AP Exams, proctors need to be available for either the 7:30am-12:30pm morning exam, 11:30am-3:30pm afternoon exam, or for the entire 7:30am-3:30pm period.
  • Proctors do not need to be available and may not be scheduled for every day of testing.

Position Reports to: Principal of Somerville High School or designee


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 SPED, ESL, ELL, or bilingual licensure and/or proficiency in a language or languages other than English is preferred.

  • Position Type: After school/Evening
  • Positions Available: 10
  • Job Categories : Instructional Support > Individual Aide
    Instructional Support > Tutor
  • 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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