Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

2021 SUMMER SPELL HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM - DIRECTOR


Somerville High School
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3482268 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: March 30, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

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

DIRECTOR
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 Director planning and preparation responsibilities commence upon confirmation of hire.

SPELL High 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

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