Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Somerville High School
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3715153 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: November 4, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

Academic Tutor

Job Goal: The Redirect, Bridge and Path programs are flexible and respond to the changing needs of students. The staff in these programs individually support students in a variety of academic, organizational, and social emotional ways. Students receive support in staying on top of academic work, completing outstanding assignments, communicating with their teachers and developing increased self-efficacy and social emotional awareness.
Qualifications and Skills Preferred:
•Active and valid MA DESE (Mathematics and/or Science) preferred but not required
•Experience working with high school students
•Excellent interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with school staff and students
•Ability to build relationships and teach all types of learners
•Flexible and able to switch gears quickly
•Bilingual preferred
•Available to work 7:45 am - 2:45 pm (Monday – Friday for the school year)
•Comfortable with tutoring all high school subjects (Math, Science, History and English)
•Able to collaborate with students’ teachers to support their academic success (e.g. collecting homework, negotiating deadlines, facilitating relationships between teachers)
•Ability to oversee the coordination of student’s school work by developing tracking tools or use of other systems to support student’s organizational skills and the submission of school work
•Ability to support teacher/counselor in classroom management and coverage

Position Reports to: School Principal and the SHS Guidance Department Chair

•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.

The Somerville Public Schools does not discriminate in its programs, facilities, or employment or educational opportunities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, disability, pregnancy, home status, marital/civil union status, sex/gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, citizenship status, place of birth, national origin, ancestry, cultural identity, genetics or military status, and does not tolerate any form of retaliation, or bias-based intimidation, threat or harassment that demeans individuals’ dignity or interferes with their ability to learn or work.

Position Type: Full-time
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
    Traci Small, Guidance Department Chair
    81 Highland Ave
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02143
    Phone: (617) 625-6600