Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Benjamin G Brown
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3402421 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: April 5, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Library Utility Aide

Job Goal: To assist the Library Media Specialist or Technology staff in operating an effective
library-media center.

•Managing the Circulation database
•Assisting students with the use of laptops and computers
•Maintaining organization of print and non-print materials and resources
•Maintaining a positive customer service attitude in the library-media center
•Preparing materials for circulation
•Maintaining adequate records regarding use of materials and resources
•Processing purchase orders and receiving new materials and resources
•Maintaining an accurate inventory
•Maintaining technology equipment
•Attending any training as specified by Administration
•Assisting the Library Media Specialist and Building Principal as directed
•All other duties as assigned
•Ability to work as a member of the library and school based team
•Good people skills
•Good organizational skills
•Effective student management skills
•Excellent technology skills
•One year of post high school education preferred
•Prior library experience preferred

Position Reports to: School Principal and Media / Library Chair

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

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: Part-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Benjamin G Brown!

The educational philosophy of the Brown School is to ensure that each of its 288 K-6 students continuously improves academically while developing a life-long appreciation for learning. The Brown School community believes that it is educating the future citizens of the world and therefore strives to provide all students with the tools to become productive and positive members of society. Learn more about how we do this in the smallest and oldest elementary school in Somerville. The Somerville Public Schools is committed to having all activities in all schools accessible to all students, parents/guardians and community members.

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
    Charles Lafauci
    5 Cherry St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02144
    Phone: (617) 625-6600