Westfield Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

MENTORS FOR WESTFIELD HIGH SCHOOL


Westfield Public Schools
Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4018522 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: August 24, 2022 Starting Date: September 19, 2022

Job Description
Westfield Public Schools seeks positive, empathetic and encouraging applicants for the following part time position for the 2022-2023 school year.
Responsibilities:

  1. Support at-risk high school students to motivate and encourage them to improve academic achievement, behavior, effort, attitude, and school attendance..
  2. Support the social-emotional and developmental needs of students.
  3. Assist students with career plans and extra-curricular activities.
  4. Provide academic support in content areas to include reading, mathematics, and science as needed.
  5. Communicate with building principals regarding the mentor program.
  6. Address concerns of mentors or mentees.
  7. Collaborate with teachers to determine strategies to increase student achievement.
  8. Provide support within the classroom as needed.
Reports to: WHS Principal/Designee and Administrator of Student Interventions

POSITION SUBJECT TO FUNDING

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 6
Salary: $30 to $30 Per Hour

Equal Opportunity Employer
Westfield 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
<b><u>Qualifications:</u></b> <ol><li>Bachelor's Degree, teaching, or guidance counseling certification preferred. </li><li>Must be available during the school day (7:15am-2:00pm) 10 hours per week </li><li>Candidate should possess leadership abilities and a desire to enhance the district. </li><li>Works well with adults and maintains confidentiality.</li></ol> Performance will be evaluated in accordance with the provisions of the Westfield Public School evaluation and observations from the WHS Principal and Administrator of Student Interventions.
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
  • 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
    Charles Jendrysik, Principal
    177 Montgomery Road
    Westfield, Massachusetts 01085
    Phone: 413-572-6463
    Fax: 413-572-6346
    Email: c.jendrysik@schoolsofwestfield.org