Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3500413 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 20, 2021 Starting Date: July 1, 2021

Job Description
2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

Tutor Extended Learning Program

Job Goal: Extended Learning Program Tutor works with students individually or in small groups to provide academic support for the blended learning program that serves Somerville students; these are students who are currently excluded from school or are at high risk of dropping out. The Extended Learning Tutor is expected to coordinate learning and track progress of students under the guidance of a Program Coordinator and the Extended Learning Teachers. The Extended Learning Tutor will support students’ continued progress toward attainment of a high school diploma.

• Support the online academic program for the students based on their Individual Learning Plans.
• Establish consistent line of communication with students to support their progress through their online academic program as established in their ILP, 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 Extended Learning Coordinator, during the school year.
• Work with Extended Learning staff to assist with students’ motivation and progress toward academic goals.

Terms of Employment:
Work up to a maximum of 756 hours (average of 18 hrs/week x 42 weeks) @ $27/hour

Schedule: July 1, 2020 thru June 30, 2021 (Hours to be scheduled with the Extended Learning Program Coordinator)

Work Year/Day: Position is primarily school year, but summer hours are required in coordination with the Assistant Superintendent and program needs.

School day hours will be required on a regular weekly basis, as determined by student schedules and necessary consultation with school administration and counseling staff.

Position Reports to: Extended Learning Program Coordinator

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.

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: After school/Evening
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
    Chad Mazza, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum
    8 Bonair Street
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
    Phone: 617-625-6600