Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

ANTICIPATED SCHOOL BASED VOLUNTEER COORDINATORS


E Somerville Community
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3130085 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: June 28, 2019 Starting Date: August 28, 2019

Job Description
ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY FOR THE
2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

ANTICIPATED
School-Based Volunteer Coordinator
POSITIONS: AFAS, ESCS, HEALEY, KENNEDY, SHS, WHCS, AND WSNS
BROWN, CAPUANO, AND NW/FC

Job Goal: The School-Based Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for working collaboratively with the School Principal and the District Volunteer Coordinator to place and monitor volunteers in learning and enrichment activities in order to support student achievement.

Responsibilities:
• Maintain ongoing communications with the School Principal and District Volunteer Coordinator about volunteer needs at the school;
• Maintain ongoing communications with the School Principal and District Volunteer Coordinator in order to match volunteers to individual student, classroom and school needs;
• Provide school tour/orientation to new volunteers at the school;
• Collaborate with District Volunteer Coordinator to ensure that all volunteers have an approved CORI for the current school year; and that all weekly volunteers are self-registered on VolunteerMatters, the SPS Volunteer Database;
• Maintain ongoing communications with community volunteers;
• Using shared Google spreadsheet, document weekly volunteer schedules and 1:1 student interventions;
• Collaborate with Principal and District Volunteer Coordinator to solicit feedback from educators regarding volunteer effectiveness and impact on student learning and well being;
• Collaborate with School-Based Family and Community Liaisons and PTA to assist, support and match parent/guardian volunteers;
• Collaborate with District Volunteer Coordinator in promoting volunteer trainings and resources;
• Collaborate with District Volunteer Coordinator, School-Based Family and Community Liaisons and PTA to acknowledge, appreciate and support work of school volunteers (i.e. school newsletters, spotlights, appreciation events and other);
• Other duties as required.

Qualification:
Internal applicants will be given first consideration.

Terms of Employment:
• Maximum stipend of $1,600 which is equivalent to 64 paid hours @$25/hour.

Position Reports to: School Principal

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 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
    Laura Bonnell, Assistant Principal
    50 Cross Street
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: (617) 625-6600
    Email: lbonnell@k12.somerville.ma.us