Westfield Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

BILINGUAL TUTOR


Westfield Public Schools
Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4044133 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: September 22, 2022 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Applications will be accepted for the position of bilingual tutor/translator in the Westfield Public School District.

Positions: Bilingual Tutor

Program Information: 19 hours per week


RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Work in all schools across the district based on newcomer students’ language needs as identified by the English Learner Program Supervisor
  2. Work with students new to American schools
  3. Communicate and interact successfully with all staff and students
  4. Have basic computer skills, including experience using Google Classroom and Google Translate
  5. Model and encourage the use of academic language in English
  6. Serve as a family liaison and communicate relevant information between the school and families
  7. Advocate for family needs and help connect to community resources
  8. Perform any other duties that may be assigned by the EL Supervisor, Director of Assessment and Accountability, or Superintendent of Schools
REPORTS TO: English Learner Program Supervisor

SALARY: $21 per hour with no benefits


This position subject to grant funding.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $21 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>ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:</b> Work is generally conducted within school building. Ability to travel throughout the school building is necessary. Position involves sitting and the ability to travel from one place to another within the classroom. Work is light in nature with regular lifting of up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting of up to 25 pounds with some pulling and pushing or reaching above, generally of desk and file drawers. Frequent use of hands to operate keyboards and telephones and other office equipment. Regular attendance is an essential function of this job. <b>QUALIFICATIONS:</b> <ul><li>Fluent in English and native language. <li>Experience in working with ELL students. <li>Effective communication skills.</ul>
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

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

    Contact Information
    Anna Antropova, Supervisor of English Learners Program
    94 North Elm Street
    Suite 101
    Westfield, Massachusetts 01085
    Phone: 413-485-8454
    Email: a.antropova@schoolsofwestfield.org