Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

TEMPORARY RESOURCE ROOM PARAPROFESSIONAL


E Somerville Community
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3462491 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: March 26, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

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

Temporary Resource Room Paraprofessional
EAST SOMERVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL

Job Goal: SPED Paraprofessionals will assist students with general classroom activities under the guidance of the Director of Special Education or designee and the classroom teacher. SPED Paraprofessionals will also support students’ physical and emotional needs and safety, and help students learn based on their individual abilities.

We are currently seeking individuals that are able to commit to working in a learning environment that is remote, hybrid or full in-person learning and can change at any time depending on the daily reports regarding COVID19.

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

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

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: Full-time
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to E Somerville Community!

The East Somerville Community School (ESCS) is a diverse school in an ethnically rich neighborhood. ESCS lives its motto, "Every Student Can Succeed," by preparing students to achieve at high levels in their next stage of education, while applying the skills of life-long learning. The dedicated staff members provide regular education and special education services through a team approach, which combines high quality, challenging classroom instruction with academic support. ESCS offers the best qualities of a large school with a welcoming and respectful atmosphere that makes each student feel valued and part of a community.
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
Please include in your cover letter, The grade levels that you are interested in working in and a general idea of which level of special education you are comfortable working in.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

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

    Contact Information
    Anne Casavant
    50 Cross Street
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: (617) 625-6600
    Email: acasavant@k12.somerville.ma.us