Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

2019 SUMMER EXPLORE KINDERGARTEN & SPED ESY PROGRAMS - ANTICIPATED PARENT LEADER/LIAISON


Capuano Early Childhood Center
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3053583 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: February 13, 2019 Starting Date: July 1, 2019

Job Description
ANNOUNCEMENT OF A VACANCY FOR THE
2019 SUMMER EXPLORE KINDERGARTEN
&
2019 SPED ESY SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

ANTICIPATED
PARENT LEADER/LIAISON
CAPUANO EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER

Job Goal: Summer programming at Capuano offers experiences for children with little to no prior preschool experience, or who would benefit from summer programming as they transition from preschool to kindergarten.

These summer programs provide opportunities for students to become oriented to the classroom and school setting and practice early literacy, language, and math skills. The daily schedule includes free breakfast and lunch, classroom activities including directed learning experiences in academic areas, opportunities for play, and enrichment activities. In addition, there are parent engagement activities during the week to support home-school connections.

Parent Leader/Liaison for Summer EXPLORE Kindergarten Transition Program and Early Childhood Special Education Extended School Year Program:
Terms of Employment:
Monday – Friday Schedule, 8:am-1:30pm
Start Date: July 1, 2019
End Date: July 26, 2019
Stipend: $2,418

Responsibilities:
• Outreach to families during resignation
• Support program attendance
• Co-Plan and deliver family engagement activities with Director and Assistant Director.
• Support Resource and referral for families in need.
• Work with special education families and Assistant Director to support needs of the population

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience in Parent/Guardian English Classes Program.
• Familiarity with the Somerville Public Schools and the Somerville community.
• A demonstrated commitment to parent involvement and parent leadership development.
• Bilingual/multilingual and ability to communicate with diverse families.

All Staff: There is a mandatory Orientation Day on June 6, 2019 (3:00pm-5:00pm)
and a mandatory Professional Development Day on June 28, 2019

Reports to: Director of Kindergarten Explore Summer Program

Disclosure: All positions listed are subject to funding availability and student enrollment; courses may be cancelled due to lack of enrollment.

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: Summer
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Capuano Early Childhood Center!

The Michael E. Capuano Early Childhood Center is a unique public early-childhood facility dedicated to enriching the lives of the children and families it serves.

The Capuano Center's educational philosophy calls the staff to provide students with extensive, varied and developmentally appropriate learning opportunities that will help them grow intellectually, physically, socially and emotionally.

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
    Lisa Kuh
    150 Glen St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: (617) 625-6600
    Email: lkuh@k12.somerville.ma.us