Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

TEMPORARY PARAPROFESSIONALS SPED AND GENERAL EDUCATION - THRU 6/2021


Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3399911 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: November 13, 2020 Starting Date: December 3, 2020

Job Description
ANNOUNCEMENT OF A VACANCY FOR THE
2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Temporary Paraprofessionals
Grades PreK-8
Remote to Hybrid to In school Learning
DISTRICT WIDE

Job Goal: Somerville Public Schools strives to create an inclusive and racially affirming environment that welcomes and values the diversity of our staff and students. We foster fairness, equity, and inclusion to create a workplace environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity.

We welcome and value different perspectives and experiences in our staff, recognizing the powerful impact that a diverse workforce has on all students. We are committed to supporting educators through a strong induction and mentorship program, educator-driven professional development, and opportunities for professional growth and advancement.

As a district, we are also committed to supporting the whole child by promoting a trusting, mutually respectful and inspiring culture that values the individuality of our students and the professionalism of the field.

Responsibilities: As per the Somerville Teachers Association, Instructional Paraprofessional Unit Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Terms of Employment:
Remote, Hybrid, In school Learning - Dates of transitions are TBD and can change with little notice.
Temporary thru June, 2021
Full Benefits Eligible after 60 days

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.

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: Full-time
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
Copy of school Transcripts and Referral letters must be included in your application. Include in your cover letter; Please specify if you are interested in SPED, General Education or Either of the two.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Jean Cabral
    8 Bonair St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617-625-6600
    Email: jcabral@k12.somerville.ma.us