Westfield Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

LANGUAGE ENRICHMENT AND ACADEMIC SUPPORT (LEAS) PROGRAM K-12 ESL MULTILINGUAL PARAPROFESSIONALS


District
Westfield Public Schools
Westfield, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4090246 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: November 22, 2022 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
INTERNAL JOB POSTING FOR MEMBERS OF CURRENT WESTFIELD (MA) PUBLIC SCHOOLS EMPLOYEES

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Multilingual paraprofessionals will assist with the recruitment of students and families to participate in the English language development enrichment program and support the teachers in implementing two (2) of the program’s sessions. These 2 sessions will involve the participating students’ families in order to provide parents and caregivers with literacy strategies for supporting their child(ren) in developing language proficiency.


DETAILS:
Start Date of Program: December 13, 2022
End Date of Program: May 26, 2023
Total time commitment not to exceed 18 hours.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES:
  • Assist the teachers with the identification and recruitment of students and families for participation in the program.
  • Strive to develop positive relationships with families.
  • Assist in running the 2 family sessions per school.
  • Perform any additional duties that may be assigned by the program coordinator and the EL supervisor.

    REPORTS TO: Teachers, program coordinator and EL Program Supervisor


    JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Commitment to assisting with all family sessions scheduled in all participating schools.
  • Regular attendance on the selected dates.


    Position Type: Part-time
    Positions Available: 3

  • 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.

    Application Questions
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    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