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.

LENOX MEMORIAL MIDDLE and HIGH SCHOOL
SCHOOL ADJUSTMENT COUNSELOR
POSTING DATE:  February 3, 2020
TO BE FILLED: As Soon as Possible

Review of applicants’ materials will begin on February 24, 2020, and continue until the position is filled.  It is anticipated that the position will be filled the beginning of March.

The Lenox Public Schools seeks a full-time School Adjustment Counselor for a permanent position.

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 and MA DESE School Adjustment Counselor license required, as well as school based experience. Clinical experience preferred.  Must be able 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, evidence of licensure and two letters of recommendation to:

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

Alternatively, application materials may also be submitted on-line through SchoolSpring.

The Lenox Public Schools, an equal opportunity employer, welcomes applications from all qualified persons.

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.