Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

2021 SUMMER SPELL HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM - COUNSELOR


Somerville High School
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3482267 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: March 30, 2021 Starting Date: July 1, 2021

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

COUNSELOR
SUMMER PARTNERS FOR LANGUAGE AND LEARNING (SPELL)
SOMERVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

Program Goal: Summer Partners for Language and Learning (SPELL) provides Multilingual Learners theme-based language development experiences and academic content support.

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 High School Counselor:
Preferred Qualifications:

•Adjustment Counselor License or equivalent and five years of experience in counseling Multilingual Learners
•Experience in crisis intervention and accessing mental health and other appropriate resources
•Experience in leading pro-social learning activities and groups
•Ability to maintain a safe and healthy environment for students; responds effectively to social and emotional needs of students
•Ability to train and model trauma-informed practices for 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

Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 1


Welcome to Somerville High School!

The primary goal of Somerville High School is to prepare students to lead satisfying and successful lives by helping them to become: ?Effective readers ?Effective writers ?Effective users of technology ?Effective critical and creative thinkers.

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