McCarthy Middle School
Chelmsford Public Schools
Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4210599 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: April 10, 2023 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Chelmsford Public Schools - Announcement of Vacancy for the 2022-2023 School Year

The Chelmsford Public Schools is now accepting applications for the following anticipated vacancy. The District reserves the right to change this vacancy or not fill this vacancy based on further staffing changes, enrollment, or budget.

Position: Recess/Lunch Aide

Location: McCarthy Middle School

Description: To provide student supervision to maintain a well-organized, smoothly-functioning school environment.

  • Build a good rapport with students
  • Provide supervision of students in cafeteria and at recess
  • Provide clerical support when needed
  • Assist with miscellaneous tasks as needed

    Reports to: School Principal

    Hours per week: 15 hours per week, 3 hours per day (10:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.) Monday-Friday. Schedule may vary.

    Salary: $9,110.00 annually

    Position Type: Part-time
    Positions Available: 3

Welcome to McCarthy Middle School!

The C. Edith McCarthy Middle School is one of two middle schools in Chelmsford. Providing education for about 940 students from grades 5-8, we are one of the largest middle schools in the Merrimack Valley. Our staff is committed to creating a learning environment in which all students feel safe and secure and are able to reach their fullest academic and social potential. We believe our school community has the capacity to thrive academically, socially, physically and emotionally in a safe and nurturing environment where trust and respect are valued. We believe learning is a continuous process that must be meaningful and encourage growth through creative thinking, collaboration, communication, inquiry, problem-solving and self-reflection. We believe students, parents, teachers, staff and community members must work cooperatively and be held accountable for setting high standards that ensure students’ learning and growth. We believe in a school community that works collaboratively to develop knowledgeable, contributing and respectful citizens.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chelmsford 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
<ul> <li>High School Diploma <li>Experience working with children preferred. <li>Demonstrated aptitude or competence for assigned responsibilities at the middle school level. <li>Experience working with age appropriate students in a school setting. <li>Such alternatives to the above qualifications as may be found appropriate and acceptable. <li>Must work well as a member of a team <li>Ability to build relationships with student and provide ongoing support and direction.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
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    1. Why do you feel this position is a good match for your skill set?
    Short Essay (Answer limited to 600 characters, including spaces)

    Contact Information
    Kurt McPhee, Principal
    250 North Road
    Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01824
    Phone: 978-251-5122