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.

SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS

Details and application procedure available at: http://www.lenoxps.org/blog/2019/11/13/superintendent-search/

 

DIRECTOR OF STUDENT SERVICES

Posting Dates October 7, 2019 until filled
Interviews will begin December 4, 2019
Position begins January 2, 2020

Under the direction of the Superintendent, the Director of Student Services assumes responsibility for the planning, development, coordination, and management of all Special Education programs, services, budgets and personnel, and ensures compliance with state and federal regulations governing the delivery of services to students with disabilities.  The DSS is also responsible for development, implementation and evaluation of the district’s Special Education programs: development, implementation, and evaluation of programming for ELs, supervision of nurses, adjustment counselors, and Special Education teachers and staff, and serving as liaison with applicable public and private agencies.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree
  • MA DESE license as an Administrator of Special Education
  • Must be able to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Interested persons should respond in writing.  Please submit a letter of interest, a current resumé, three current and signed letters of recommendation, and evidence of MA licensure to:

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

 

LENOX MEMORIAL MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL

SCHOOL ADJUSTMENT COUNSELOR
(Anticipated/Temporary Opening)

POSTING DATESNovember 26, 2019  TO:  December 16, 2019
TO BE FILLED: As Soon as Possible

The Lenox Public Schools seeks a full-time School Adjustment Counselor for the 2019-20 school year.
Duties may include:

  • Preparing psycho-social evaluations & developmental histories of students for Team Meetings
  • Evaluate the need for & providing counseling to students & parents
  • Maximizing parental participation in the implementation of student educational programs
  • Provide consultation with staff regarding psych-social needs of students
  • Collaborate with community agencies & organizations
  • Provide case management of clinical services
  • Ability to provide leadership in crisis intervention and serve as an active member of the In-School Crisis Team
  • Providing social skills training for students
  • Essential skills needed include:
    • excellent verbal and written skills
    • positive communication abilities
    • excellent organizational and time management skills

Master’s Degree in area of social work required and must have MA DESE School Adjustment Counselor license, as well as school based experience. Clinical experience preferred.  Ability to consult with allied professionals and work collaboratively as an interdisciplinary team to devise appropriate service plans for referred students and their families as necessary.

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:

Dr. William J. Cameron
Interim Superintendent
6 Walker Street
Lenox, MA  01240

 

LENOX MEMORIAL MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL and MORRIS SCHOOL (one position each)

SPECIAL EDUCATION PARAPROFESSIONALS

POSTING DATESOctober 29, 2019  TO:  November 30, 2019

TO BE FILLED:  As Soon as Possible

The Lenox Public Schools seek two full-time special education instructional paraprofessionals for the 2019-2020 school year. Duties may include assisting special education students throughout the school day, providing direct instruction with teacher supervision, behavior and social skills training, instructional modification, preparation of materials, bus monitoring, and/or personal care. Associate’s degree as well as experience with behavior management and registered behavioral technician certification preferred.

LMMHS HOURS:  7:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m.

MORRIS HOURS:  8:15 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.

COMPENSATION:  Per Unit C Contract

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

Dr. William J. Cameron
Interim Superintendent
6 Walker Street
Lenox, MA  01240

 

LENOX MEMORIAL MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL and MORRIS SCHOOL (one position each)

LONG TERM KITCHEN HELPER SUBSTITUTE (two positions)

POSTING DATES:  October 29, 2019 until filled

TO BE FILLED:  ASAP

HOURS PER WEEK:  12 ½ LMMHS, 17 ½ Morris

Duties:
Participates on serving line at lunch times
Helps cook with food preparation as needed
Set-up cold foods (i.e. salad bar, fruits)
Run dish machine
Participate in general kitchen clean-up
Assist co-workers as necessary
Work special functions as assigned
Other tasks assigned by Director of Food Services

COMPENSATION:  Per LEA Unit C contract

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

Dr. William J. Cameron
Interim Superintendent
6 Walker Street
Lenox, MA  01240

LENOX COMMUNITY CENTER
65 Walker Street, Lenox

The LCC is currently seeking a part-time After School Staff Member to work on site from 2:30-5:30pm with our school age children.  We are open Monday through Friday and looking for coverage 2-4 days a week.  Applicant must possess a passion for children, creativity and dependability.  This position would also require availability during school vacation weeks from 9-5 pm and half days noon- 5pm. Starting pay will be minimum wage.  Schedule will follow the Lenox 19/20 School Calendar year. If you are an enthusiastic, prospective employee, please contact us at 637-5530 or e-mail your resume to: communitycenter@townoflenox.com

 

LENOX PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUBSTITUTES for the following areas:

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

Interested persons may 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.

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 discriminated against or excluded from participation or workplace advancement on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, limited English proficiency, housing status, or disability.