Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

BOKS PROGRAM LEAD TRAINER


E Somerville Community
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3002667 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: October 30, 2018 Starting Date: Immediately

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

BOKS Program Lead Trainer
DISTRICT WIDE

Job Goal:
To lead the BOKS (Building Our Kids Success) before school physical activity program

Responsibilities:
• Assist in the distribution and collection of registration forms and surveys, as requested
• Act as primary liaison at designated school by assisting in communication and dissemination of information to principal, teachers, parents and children
• Review BOKS Training Manual and understand how to execute all lessons and related activities
• Utilize existing lesson plans and/or create daily lesson plans to include: warm-up, run, skill of the week, relay race/obstacle course and game, cool down
• Deliver or assign a trainer to present nutrition component of program
• Lead, manage and oversee the flow of class including explanation and enforcement of safety procedures and “participant rules” for class
• Choose and announce Fit Kid of the Week and handout end of session certificates
• Promote the program to teachers, students and families at the school

Qualifications:
• Interest in health, wellness and fitness
• Experience working with elementary aged students
• Available during before school hours (7am-8am)
• Must be flexible and be able to think on your feet
• Strong communication and organizational skills
• Must be available to attend BOKS training
• CPR certification (preferred, not required)

Terms of Employment:
• 4 hours per week
• 3 days a week for two 12 week sessions

Position Reports to: District Wellness Coordinator

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.

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 E Somerville Community!

The East Somerville Community School (ESCS) is a diverse school in an ethnically rich neighborhood. ESCS lives its motto, "Every Student Can Succeed," by preparing students to achieve at high levels in their next stage of education, while applying the skills of life-long learning. The dedicated staff members provide regular education and special education services through a team approach, which combines high quality, challenging classroom instruction with academic support. ESCS offers the best qualities of a large school with a welcoming and respectful atmosphere that makes each student feel valued and part of a community.
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
    Caitlin Kelly
    8 Bonair St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617-625-6600
    Email: ckelly@k12.somerville.ma.us