Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

2021 SUMMER SPELL PROGRAM - DIRECTOR


Albert F. Argenziano School
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3482259 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: March 30, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
ANNOUNCEMENT OF A VACANCY FOR THE
2021 SUMMER SPELL PROGRAMS

DIRECTOR
SUMMER PARTNERS FOR LANGUAGE AND LEARNING (SPELL)
ALBERT F. ARGENZIANO SCHOOL

Program Goal: Summer Partners for Language and Learning (SPELL) provides Multilingual Learners theme-based language development experiences in the morning and enrichment activities provided by community partners in the afternoon. The SPELL Director will lead a team including Assistant Director and Partner Site Coordinator to ensure health, safety, and quality programming.

SPELL runs from July 6 – August 6th. A mandatory Professional Development and classroom set up day will be scheduled during the last week of June. SPELL Director planning and preparation responsibilities commence upon confirmation of hire.

SPELL Elementary/Middle School Director:
Preferred Qualifications:

•ESL/ELL License and five years of experience in teaching English Language Learners
•Experience supervising multi-dimensional program(s) (student safety, program planning, supervision of staff, interns, and volunteers, managing supplies, etc.)
•Experience and aptitude for building and sustaining collaboration with community partners
•Experience in program development, curriculum design, monitoring student progress, and in providing professional development to staff
•Ability to maintain a safe and healthy environment for students; maintains and responds to social and emotional needs of students and staff
•Knowledge and appreciation of cultural difference; commitment to removing barriers to equity, access, and inclusion
•Bilingual/multilingual and ability to communicate with diverse students and families

Terms of Employment:
Stipend:$6000

Reports to: District Administrator of Programs or Designee

Disclosure: All positions listed are subject to funding availability and student enrollment; courses may be cancelled due to lack of enrollment.

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

Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Albert F. Argenziano School!

The Dr. Albert F. Argenziano School at Lincoln Park is driven by the mission of supporting and fostering an educational and communal environment that results in the development of students who are literate in all subject areas, experienced in current technologies, and who think critically, behave ethically, lead healthy lives, and assume the responsibilities of citizenship in a multicultural and multiracial society.

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
    Sarah Davila, ELL Program Administrator
    8 Bonair St
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617-625-6600
    Email: sdavila@k12.somerville.ma.us