Amherst-Pelham Regional School District
Employment Opportunities

PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER


Pelham Elementary School
Amherst-Pelham Regional School District
Pelham, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3159879 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: August 19, 2019 Starting Date: August 28, 2019

Job Description
The Pelham Public School District is currently seeking highly qualified candidates for a part-time, permanent Physical Education teacher position at the Pelham Elementary School. This is a .40 fte position for the 2019-20 School Calendar year. The days of work are flexible at this time. .

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Pelham Elementary School!

Pelham School serves the 120 kindergarten through sixth grade students of the small community of Pelham, Massachusetts. There is one class per grade in the school with full inclusion of special needs students. Parents and community members are urged to volunteer in the school or in the new combined school and town library next door to the school.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The Amherst Public, Amherst-Pelham Regional and Pelham Public School Districts prohibits discrimination against employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, genetic information and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment.

Job Requirements
INTERNAL APPLICANTS: The applicant should be aware that, if she/he is successful and is moving into another district, this transfer will result in the loss of professional teacher status and seniority for purposes of the Reduction in Staff provision of the collective bargaining agreement.

Additional professional development may be required as a condition of employment.

The Amherst Public, Amherst-Pelham Regional and Pelham Public School Districts prohibits discrimination against employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, genetic information and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment.


  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    This employer has requested that all applicants answer the following questions. It is highly recommended that you type any essays in a word processing program, save them, and then paste them on the proceeding job application page.
    1. Our district is committed to "Becoming a Multicultural School System". We work to provide all students with an education that enables them to be contributing members of a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural society. We strive to ensure that our community of students, families and staff are learning, treated equitably, and share the job of creating a caring environment. Please describe any personal background, training, work, or other experience that you feel demonstrates how you will help us in achieving this goal.
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    2. Our schools are committed to academic excellence for every student, every day! We strive to attain high levels of student achievement for all of our students and we work to insure the academic engagement and a sense of belonging of all students. Describe how you have fulfilled the obligation to attain high levels of achievement and specifically how you have planned for and fostered the academic engagement and a sense of belonging for every student, all students, every day.
    Long Essay (Answer limited to 4000 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Lisa Desjarlais, Principal
    45 Amherst Road
    Pelham, Massachusetts 01002
    Phone: 413-362-1100
    Fax: 413-253-4108
    Email: desjarlaisl@arps.org