Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

2020 SPELL SUMMER PROGRAM - ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS - PARENT LEADERS


Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3247429 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 3, 2020 Starting Date: July 6, 2020

Job Description
ANNOUNCEMENT OF A VACANCY FOR THE
2020 SPELL ELEMENTARY SUMMER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

PARENT LEADERS
SUMMER PROGRAM FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LERNERS (SPELL)
SOMERVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Program Goal: Summer Programs for English Language Learners provide opportunities for English Learner Students at WIDA Levels 1 – 3 to practice and develop English skills, receive support in academic subjects, and explore the community. The SPELL Parent Program provides English, Basic Computer Skills and Workshops for parents and guardians of English Learners.

All Staff: There is a mandatory Orientation Day in June, date is TBD
and a mandatory Professional Development Day in June, date is TBD

SPELL Parent Leaders:
Terms of Employment:
Schedule: 20 hours per week
Start Date: July 6, 2020
End Date: July 31, 2020
Stipend: $1,485

Responsibilities:
• Outreach and Parent/Guardian Involvement and Parent Leadership meetings.
• Assist in Parent/Guardian English Classes.

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.

Reports to: District Administrator of Programs or Designee

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 Somerville Public Schools!

Education - Inspiration - Excellence are the themes that characterize the instructional services, departments and programs of the Somerville Public Schools.

Our Mission: The Somerville Public Schools is dedicated to the realization of the full intellectual, physical, social, and emotional potential of all students. Our talented team of teachers and other professionals provides every student with the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to be successful throughout their lives. This is accomplished through the delivery of innovative instruction guided by the Massachusetts Curriculum and Somerville Curriculum Frameworks, and supported through partnerships with organizations such as Primary Source, and the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach at Tufts University.

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
    Julia Allen
    290 Washington St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02143
    Phone: (617) 625-6600
    Email: jallen@k12.somerville.ma.us