Employment

Working in the Lenox Public Schools

The Lenox Public Schools seeks dedicated individuals to fill positions in teaching, administration, support services, and facilities maintenance. Employees of the Lenox Public Schools enjoy regionally-competitive wages and benefits, and reimbursement for professional development. The Lenox Public Schools is a working environment committed to collaboration and the professional growth of its employees.

Non-discrimination and equal opportunity are the policy of the Lenox Public Schools in all of its educational programs, activities, and employment practices.  No person shall be excluded from or discriminated from participation or workplace advancement on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, limited English proficiency, or housing status, or disability.

SPECIAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTIONAL PARAPROFESSIONAL

POSTING DATES:  July 24, 2017   TO:  August 11, 2017

TO BE FILLED BY:  August 16, 2017

Full-time Instructional Paraprofessional for the 2017-2018 school year. This position requires fluency in American Sign Language in order to provide sign language support for a middle school student and assist a special education student throughout the school day.  As with any paraprofessional position, duties may also include providing instruction with teacher supervision, preparation of materials, behavior and social skills training, bus monitoring, and/or personal care, and other duties as assigned. A commitment to helping all children learn and the flexibility needed to do that are essential.

HOURS PER WEEK:  Full-time   COMPENSATION:  Per LEA Unit C Contract

Interested persons should respond in writing.  Please submit a letter of interest, a current resume, and two letters of recommendation to:

Timothy Lee, Superintendent of Schools, 6 Walker Street, Lenox, MA  01240

 

SPECIAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTIONAL PARAPROFESSIONAL 

POSTING DATES:  July 31, 2017   TO:  August 11, 2017

TO BE FILLED BY:  August 23, 2017

Lenox Public Schools is seeking a full-time Instructional Paraprofessional – Special Education. Duties include assisting special education students throughout the school day, assisting with direct instruction, communication, behavior and social skills training. As with any paraprofessional position, duties may also include preparation of materials, bus monitoring, and/or personal care, and other duties as assigned. A commitment to helping all children learn and the flexibility needed to do that are essential. Experience with and/or knowledge of ABA preferred.

HOURS PER WEEK:  Per LEA Unit C Contract     COMPENSATION:  Per LEA Unit C Contract

Interested persons should respond in writing.  Please submit a letter of interest, a current resume, and two letters of recommendation to:

Timothy Lee, Superintendent of Schools, 6 Walker Street, Lenox, MA  01240

 

INSTRUCTIONAL PARAPROFESSIONAL – Part-Time

POSTING DATES:  July 24, 2017   TO:  August 11, 2017

TO BE FILLED BY:  August 11, 2017

Duties and Requirements:

  • Assist classroom teachers with literacy instruction during reading blocks.
  • Provide support to students in the areas of literacy and/or mathematics based on student need throughout the building.
  • Assist in the front office answering phones, making copies, etc.
  • Other duties assigned by principal, such as lunch and/or recess supervision.
  • Experience supporting students academically in a paraprofessional role strongly preferred.

HOURS PER WEEK:  23.75 hours    COMPENSATION:  Per LEA Unit C Contract

 Interested persons should respond in writing.  Please submit a letter of interest, a current resume, and two letters of recommendation to:

Timothy Lee, Superintendent of Schools, 6 Walker Street, Lenox, MA  01240

 

JV VOLLEYBALL COACH

POSTING DATES:  July 24, 2017   TO:   Until Filled

Coaching experience at the high school level preferred.  General knowledge of volleyball required.

COMPENSATION:  Per LEA Unit A contract

Interested persons should respond in writing.  Please submit a letter of interest, a current resume, and two letters of recommendation to:

Timothy Lee, Superintendent of Schools, 6 Walker Street, Lenox, MA  01240

 

Substitutes for the following areas:

Custodian, Nurse, Teacher, Classroom Paraprofessional, Food Services and Bus Driver

Interested persons should apply at the Superintendent’s office, Lenox Town Hall, 6 Walker Street, Lenox, MA 01240.

Applications can also be found on the Lenox Public School website, www.lenoxps.org and submitted to the Superintendent’s office.