Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

2020 SPELL HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER PROGRAM - PARAPROFESSIONALS


Somerville High
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3247438 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 3, 2020 Starting Date: July 6, 2020

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

PARAPROFESSIONALS
SUMMER PROGRAM FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LERNERS (SPELL)
SOMERVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

Program Goal:
Summer Programs for English Language Learners provide opportunities for students to practice and develop English skills, receive content instruction and credit recovery, and prepare for transitions in their academic program. Components of the High School SPELL also include SAFE for Students with Interrupted Formal Education (SIFE) SIFE, and the GOAL Program for English Learner students transitioning to Adult Education. Summer Programming will take place at Somerville High School, SCALE and community settings.

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

HS SPELL Paraprofessional:
Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience as an ELL/SEI Paraprofessional and/or in supporting English Language Learners in school settings.
• Experience as a Paraprofessional in SPELL.
• Ability to maintain a safe and healthy environment for students.
• Bilingual/multilingual and ability to communicate with diverse students and families.

Terms of Employment:
Monday – Friday Schedule, 8:00am-1:30pm
Start Date: July 6, 2020
End Date: July 31, 2020
Stipend: $1,728

Reports to: Administrator of Programming and Support

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