Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3403364 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: April 5, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Special Education Homebound Tutors

Job Goal: Homebound tutors work with students to provide academic support and are expected to coordinate learning and track the progress of students under the guidance of the Director of Special Education or designee.

•Support the online academic program for the students based on their Individualized Education Programs.
•Establish a consistent line of communication with students to support their progress through their online academic program utilizing the online learning platform and through telephone support as needed.
•Provide ongoing monitoring and support for students as they progress through courses, including regular face-to-face sessions during school hours on a schedule, established by the Director of Special Education or designee, during the school year.
•Work with staff to assist with students’ motivation and progress toward academic goals.

Terms of Employment:
•School Year Schedule thru June 2021
•Up to a Maximum of 18.75 hours per week

Position Reports to: School Principal and the Director of Special Education or designee

•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 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
    Marilyn Vrountas
    8 Bonair Street
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617-625-6600