Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Somerville High
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3091846 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: May 1, 2019 Starting Date: August 26, 2019

Job Description
2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

Electrical Teacher

Job Goal:
To teach Electrical theory & practical application in preparation for the state electrical code exams. It is the mission of Somerville High School, Center for Career & Technical Education to provide a unique opportunity for all of its students to acquire career skills-both academic and vocational-which will enable them to compete successfully in a technologically advanced economy. Through a blend of academic and vocational instruction, applied learning, and work site experience, our students acquire the career skills and the academic knowledge that will ensure success in their chosen career and in post-secondary education.

• Possession or in process of gaining Certification by the Massachusetts Department of Education/CTE
• Minimal High School Diploma or equivalent. Advanced degree preferable
• Five years of recent, full time employment experience directly related to electrical
• Possession of current Master Electrician License
• Ability to work with a diverse population

• Provide Instruction for grades 9-12 students in Electrical
• Maintain continuous evaluation of student progress
• Maintain up to date student records
• Maintain student discipline through an adherence to accepted school policies and regulations
• Assist students in development of desirable work habits, attitudes, and 21st century skills
• Follows Massachusetts State Frameworks and approved industry curriculum
• Teacher will establish the career area, curriculum and oversight of daily operations.
• Prepares lesson plans in accordance with curriculum.
• Meets and instructs assigned classes in the locations and at the times designated.
• Plans a program of study that meets the individual needs, interests and abilities of the students and school district.
• Creates a classroom /career area environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interest of the students.
• Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and --in harmony with the goals--establishes clear objectives for all lessons, units, projects and the like to communicate these objectives to students.
• Evaluates students’ academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records and prepares progress reports.
• Is available to students and parents for education-related purposes outside the instructional day.

Position Reports to: School Principal and Director of CVTE

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: Full-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
    Leo DeSimone, Assistant Principal of Vocational Education
    81 Highland Avenue
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617 - 625 - 6600 Ext . 6136