Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

INSTRUCTIONAL LEADERSHIP TEAM MEMBER


Full Circle/Next Wave
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 2953242 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: November 13, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
ANNOUNCEMENT OF ANTICIPATED VACANCY FOR THE
2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR

Anticipated Instructional Leadership Team Member
POSITIONS: AFAS, ESCS, HEALEY, KENNEDY, WHCS, AND WSNS
BROWN, CAPUANO, AND NW/FC

Job Goal:
The role of the Instructional Leadership Team Member is to work under the school Principal’s direction. Help identify and implement a school wide instructional focus and to provide classroom level support for school improvement efforts.

Responsibilities:
Within this general goal, members of the Instructional Leadership Team will have the following, more specific, responsibilities:
• Work with school administration and other team members to determine school improvement needs at the school - (professional development, student support, etc.)
• Work together to identify and implement a school wide instructional focus and to monitor progress on the plan.
• Support professional development efforts at the school.
• Facilitate small group work at Teacher Team and grade level meetings during contractual professional development time.
• Represent school and grade level colleagues at the ILT meetings.
• Work collaboratively to ensure high quality professional development and collaboration time across grade levels and departments.
• Learn (through formal training, self-study, reflection, discussion and dialogue) about the improvement process and what works to make good schools better.
• Work with the school principal and other ILT members to support a positive culture at the school.

Qualifications:
• Excellent communication skills;
• Teachers serving with Professional Status in the Somerville Public Schools is preferred;
• Strong people skills; an ability to win the respect and trust of fellow teachers;
• Must be a licensed teacher by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Position Reports to: School Principal

Union Affiliation: Member of the Somerville Teachers’ Association, Unit A: Teachers

NOTE:
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 jcabral@k12.somerville.ma.us

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: 1


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.

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
    Margaret DePasquale, Principal
    8 Bonair Street
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617 - 625 - 6600 Ext . 6875
    Email: mdepasquale@k12.somerville.ma.us