New Bedford Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


John A. Parker Elementary School
New Bedford Public Schools
New Bedford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3729982 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: November 29, 2021 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
We are deeply committed to an inclusive curriculum and school community that reflects the diversity of our student population. We strive to have the highest quality educators and encourage applications from candidates representing a broad range of skills and diverse backgrounds. We seek candidates who are dedicated to inclusion and have a clear interest in being part of the richness of diversity that the New Bedford Public Schools community has to offer.

Long-Term Substitute Teacher opportunity is available at Parker Elementary


To enable each student to pursue their education by providing instruction and appropriately managing the classroom environment in the absence of the regular classroom teacher.


•Maintain a positive learning environment while delivering instruction and implementing lesson plans in line with District’s goals, policies and procedures for student achievement.
•Maintains the established routines and procedures of the school and classroom to which assigned.
•Follows and supports all District and school policies, rules, and procedures.
•Reports to the main office upon arrival at the school building to determine the assignment of the day.
•Supervises students to ensure their safety and welfare.
•Reports any student related injury, accident, illness, discipline problem Administration immediately or as soon as is reasonably.
•Reports in writing on the day's activities at the conclusion of each teaching day.
•Maintains the confidentiality of the position including all student and school personnel information.
•Other related duties as assigned by the building administrator.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 3

Equal Opportunity Employer
New Bedford 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
QUALIFICATIONS: •A minimum of 60 college credits is required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. •Experience working with children. •Massachusetts Teaching Certificate preferred. •Those pursuing a career in education preferred. •Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills. •Maintains appropriate dress and a professional appearance. Reports To: Principal The New Bedford Public Schools do not discriminate on account of age, race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, genetics, or disability that does not prohibit performance of essential job functions in employment for potential employees. New Bedford Public Schools encourages people with multilingual skills, particularly in Cape Verdean Creole, Portuguese and/or Spanish, to apply. Ever available opportunity will be taken in order to assure that each applicant is selected on the basis of qualifications, merit and ability.
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Amy Bousquet, Principal
    705 County st.
    New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740
    Phone: 508-997-4511 x 2220
    Fax: 508-994-4063