Bellingham Public Schools
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Joseph F. DiPietro Elementary School
Bellingham Public Schools
Bellingham, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3343665 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: August 14, 2020 Starting Date: August 27, 2020

Job Description
Vacancy #162

DATE:August 14, 2020
TITLE: Title I Reading/Math Tutor – Opening at DiPietro Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year
One-Year Only Position - Funding through the 2020-2021 Title I Grant
SALARY: $28 per hour – hours TBD up to 19.5 hours per week for the 2020-2021 school year, subject to grant funding
FUNCTION: To provide small group, in-class and out-of-class instruction in Reading/English
Language Arts and/or Math.
1.Assess, document, and instruct students according to diagnosed needs in English Language Arts/Reading and Math.
2.Instruct students in ELA/Reading and Math content, strategies, and skills.
3.Document student progress toward improving their MCAS performance.
4.Administer Reading and Math assessments.
5.Attend Title I Staff Meetings and Title I Parent Meetings/Workshops as necessary.
6.Responsible for creating progress reports, helping with student assessments, maintaining student records, and assisting the Title I Reading/ELA and Math Lead Teachers as needed.
7.Evaluate and suggest appropriate materials/programs/apps needed for the Title I school-wide program.
8.Incorporate available technology (such as Ipads) in tutoring sessions and be responsible for the upkeep and safety of that available technology.
9.Adheres to the adopted policies of the Bellingham School Committee.
1.Experience teaching Reading or English or Math at K-6 level in accordance with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks preferred.
2.Understanding of or experience using rubrics and standards-based units of instruction preferred.
3.Experience with BAS, DRA2, DIAL IV, and DIBLES preferred.
4.Completed at least two years of study at an institute of higher education, obtained at least an associate degree or meet a rigorous standard of quality and be able to demonstrate knowledge of, and ability to assist in instruction in reading or reading and writing readiness and math.
1. Applicants should apply, via SchoolSpring, attention Mr. Marano, Superintendent of Schools.
2. This position is open until filled. Internal applicants must submit notice of intent to apply prior to Monday, August 24, 2020.
3. Following initial screening, those candidates selected for personal interviews will be notified.

Peter D. Marano
Superintendent of Schools

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $28 to $28 Per Hour

Welcome to Joseph F. DiPietro Elementary School!

Welcome to DiPietro Elementary School DiPietro Elementary School opened in 1989, originally named South Elementary School. The school has 22 classrooms with an enrollment of 444 students in kindergarten through third grade. The mission of DiPietro Elementary School is to provide a creative, supportive learning environment that meets the needs of individual students in which we maximize achievement, promote social competency, respect similarities as well as differences, and develop life-long learners who contribute positively to the community. DiPietro Elementary School a great place to be. Our teachers are dedicated to ensuring that each child meets his or her full potential. Our goal is to create a positive school environment in which all children can learn and celebrate their accomplishments. Our PAWS program (Positive Actions and Words at South-DiPietro) promotes the development of positive social competency skils. Students and staff have committed to treat one another in the way we want to be treated, be safe, include others, be kind, be honest, and be respectful. More information about our programs, our policies, and our teachers is posted throughout this website. Please browse around and feel free to contact us should you have any questions. Thank you for your interest in DiPietro Elementary School.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Bellingham 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
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Associate degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
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    Contact Information
    Cindy Haley Higgins, Curriculum Secretary
    4 Mechanic Street
    Bellingham, Massachusetts 02019
    Phone: 508-883-1706
    Fax: 508-883-5089