Somerville Public Schools
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Winter Hill Community Innovation School
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3104832 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: May 21, 2019 Starting Date: July 1, 2019

Job Description
2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

Interim Elementary Assistant Principal

Goal: The elementary school assistant principal assists the building principal in carrying out the many routine phases of administration. The assistant principal is responsible for the school during the absence of the principal.

• A master’s degree from a college or university approved by the School Committee
• A minimum of five (5) years successful teaching and/or administrative experience
• Massachusetts Principal/Assistant Principal Certification covering Grades K-8

Responsibilities: The elementary assistant principal is directly responsible to the building principal for performing the specific duties set forth below. These duties are subject to such changes as may be deemed by the principal.
• Prepares, at the discretion of the principal, any official reports which are
required of him/her.
• Performs routine office and clerical work as delegated by the principal.
• Aids in the orientation of new teachers.
• Prepares administrative bulletins.
• Prepares referrals for student personnel services, (e.g., health, student
adjustment services, suspensions).
• Checks pupil’s attendance.
• Is responsible for all instructional materials, such as textbooks and supplies.
• Works with staff members in seeing that school property is not misused or
• Assists the principal in disseminating school information concerning policies
and practices to pupils, parents and teachers.
• Represents the school in community functions in place of the principal.
• Holds parental conferences as required regarding such activities as: PTA,
scholarship drives and public performances.
• Performs all other duties as delegated by the principal.

Terms of Employment:
• The work year is 205 days – work year will begin no earlier than July 1, 2019
• The salary is in accordance with the Somerville Administrators Collective Bargaining Agreement

Position Reports to: School Principal

NOTE: Applications are only accepted online through School Spring. Resumes that are emailed or mailed will not 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 Winter Hill Community Innovation School!

The Winter Hill Community Innovation School is a child-centered, academically rich environment that serves an ever-changing population of students from culturally diverse backgrounds. It incorporates kindergarten, elementary, middle school, Sheltered English Immersion (SEIP) and Special Education programs taught by an experienced and caring faculty.

The Winter Hill Wild Cat Pledge - We, the Winter Hill Wild Cat Family, pledge to show improvement in comprehension. In order to achieve our goal we will read daily, learn new vocabulary, and practice strategies to develop understanding of main idea and inferences.

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
    Chad Mazza, Principal
    115 Sycamore St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: (617) 625-6600