Somerville Public Schools
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Somerville High
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 2884851 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: October 19, 2018 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR

Academic Support Tutors
Math, Science and English

• Tutors will meet with program coordinators to design program
• Instruction to take place at the High School after the school day, from approximately 2:45 – 4:00 PM
• Provide small group and individualized instruction with lessons aligned with needs of students
• Prepare and administer pre and post-testing
• Complete regular assessment of student performance following MCAS guidelines
• Utilize diverse instructional strategies including manipulatives, instructional technology and other learning aids
• Collect and analyze test scores and other data

• Massachusetts Teaching License in the appropriate grade level and subject area.
• Demonstrated success in implementing a variety of instructional strategies appropriate to high school students.
• Alternative qualifications that are acceptable to the Superintendent.

Terms of Employment:
• $25.00 per hour
• 3.75 hours of instruction per week over approximately 16 weeks. One hour of paid preparation time per 4 hours of tutoring. Up to 4 hours of training will be given to NEW tutors and volunteers.
• October 2017-May 2018
• Grant funded position

Position Reports to: Academic Support Coordinator and Somerville High School Headmaster

Applications are only accepted online through School Spring.

Please do not mail or email resumes. Only resumes that are submitted through School Spring will be considered.

Should you need assistance with the online application process, please contact the Human Resources Office via email at

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: Part-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Somerville High!

The primary goal of Somerville High School is to prepare students to lead satisfying and successful lives by helping them to become:

?Effective readers
?Effective writers
?Effective users of technology
?Effective critical and creative thinkers.

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, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Murphy-Sheehy Patricia
    81 Highland Ave
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02143
    Phone: (617) 625-6600