Somerville School Department
Somerville, MA, United States
Design, Education, Entry Level
Mar 16, 2023
Jun 29, 2023
Long Term Substitute Teacher - Art
Mid April to June 30, 2022
East Somerville Community School – K8
Somerville Public Schools strives to create an inclusive and racially affirming environment that welcomes and values the diversity of our staff and students. We foster fairness, equity, and inclusion to create a workplace environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity.
We welcome and value different perspectives and experiences in our staff, recognizing the powerful impact that a diverse workforce has on all students. We are committed to supporting educators through a strong induction and mentorship program, educator-driven professional development, and opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
As a district, we are also committed to supporting the whole child by promoting a trusting, mutually respectful and inspiring culture that values the individuality of our students and the professionalism of the field.
Must have Visual Art Education Diploma with appropriate Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Educator's Licensure is required – K8. (SPED, ESL or ELL Licensure Preferred)
As per the Somerville Educators/Teachers Association, Unit A Collective Bargaining Agreement
Create and deliver unit/lesson plans that aligns with the Somerville Public Schools Visual Arts Program and MA DESE Visual Arts Frameworks
for all learners of various skill levels
Ability to acquire and facilitate classroom management systems – Aspen, Insights, Google classroom for assignments
Communications skills: Proficient in writing and editing to meet the needs of the students and with colleagues
Classroom Management: the ability to work in a fast-pace environment with creative solutions
Accurate and timely reporting of student grades and performance
Must be student-centered and work well in teams with students and colleagues
Working knowledge of MLE practices
Demonstrated collaborative and interdisciplinary teaching and exhibition practices of student work and/or with artist –in-residence
Anticipated Coverage dates:
Mid April 2023 through last day of school year
Position Reports to:
The School Principal and the K-12 Supervisor of Art
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.
Welcome to Somerville Public Schools!
Education - Inspiration - Excellence are the themes that characterize the instructional services, departments and programs of the Somerville Public Schools.
Our Mission: The Somerville Public Schools is dedicated to the realization of the full intellectual, physical, social, and emotional potential of all students. Our talented team of teachers and other professionals provides every student with the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to be successful throughout their lives. This is accomplished through the delivery of innovative instruction guided by the Massachusetts Curriculum and Somerville Curriculum Frameworks, and supported through partnerships with organizations such as Primary Source, and the Center for Engineering Education and Outreach at Tufts University.
No experience required
8 Bonair St.
Somerville, Massachusetts 02145
Somerville School Department
Phone : 617-625-6600