Somerville Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


West Somerville Neighborhood
Somerville Public Schools
Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3737626 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 20, 2022 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

Utility Aide

Job Goal: To assist in the provision of the security and protection of all students, staff, and property at the Somerville High School.

•Oversee the entrances to building in order to prevent fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry
•Direct visitors as needed
•Conduct inspections of doors, windows, and gates to determine that they are secure
•To report any unusual conditions or malfunctions
•Perform any other duties as assigned
• In the event of an emergency, the Utility Aid may be asked to take part in procedures set forth by the Emergency Response Team
• Assist in directing and interacting students while serving at their post

Qualifications/Essential Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
•Ability to work as a member of the school based team
•Good people skills
•Good organizational skills
•Effective student management skills
•Proficiency in multiple languages is strongly preferred
•One year of post high school education preferred

Terms of Employment:
•School Year Schedule (September – June)
•Maximum/up to 17.50 hours per week
•Work schedule requires some flexibility, may require mornings, afternoons and/ or evening hours

Position Reports to: The school principal

•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: Part-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to West Somerville Neighborhood!

The West Somerville Neighborhood School is committed to improving and supporting student achievement. Learn more about us and our efforts to create an environment for academic achievement, creative thinking, and community building. The state-of-the-art facility allows the staff to meet the needs of all students and provides a safe, supportive and enriching environment where students excel. Our goal is to teach our children the social and academic skills to be successful citizens of the 21st Century.

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
    Kathleen Seward, Principal
    177 Powderhouse Blvd
    Somerville, Massachusetts 02144
    Phone: (617) 625-6600