Careers

Please note that some positions might be part-time as determined by the needs of the school district.

Some of the below files are linked to additional information in a PDF.

Current and Anticipated Openings

  • Elementary Assistant Principal: The district is looking for candidates with exceptional leadership skills dedicated to providing students with a 21st century education that will enable them to belief-long learners and contributors to a diversified and rapidly changing world. Applicants must have a Massachusetts license as Principal/Assistant Principal (Prek-6) and should send a resume, three letters of reference, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and a copy of the Educator’s License to: Diane J. Caldwell, Assistant Superintendent of Schools, dcaldwell@medford.k12.ma.us, 489 Winthrop Street, Medford, MA 02155
  • Cooperative Education Coordinator– Medford Tech is looking for a cooperative education coordinator who can continue to grow the program, seek new partnerships, oversee career counseling, and recruit new students to a school that offers 20 Chapter 74 programs. Primary responsibilities include the following: Career planning with students in grade 9-12 Program Advisory Committee planning and implementation working with the CTE Director Recruitment for Medford Tech students from Medford and Everett Public Schools working with CTE Director Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal Able to conduct site visits to new job sites and maintain relationships with employers and program staff. Requirements; Chapter 74 licensed vocational teacher with 5 years teaching experience in a vocational program Chapter 74 Cooperative Education license by MA DESE OSHA certified, preferred or able to become certified Technical experience in DESE reporting, online recruitment software, student information systems, google docs, Microsoft office. This position is in the teacher contract, however, may require site visits during the summer. Summer work will be paid upon approval of the Director at the negotiated rate. Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, resume, and credentials to Heidi Riccio, Director of MVTHS at hriccio@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Humanities Lead Teacher (PDF)
  • School Nurse – Applicant must hold current Massachusetts Registered Nurse License, DESE School Nurse License, CPR, AED and First Aid certification and BSN from an accredited program. Experience in school nursing, pediatric, public health or emergency room nursing is preferred. Please send letter of interest, resume and copies of licenses to Toni Vento, MS, RN, NCSN at tvento@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Middle School Science Teacher – Candidates must have the appropriate MA-DESE licensure for the position in Middle School Science. Candidates with a college Science/Engineering degree preferred. Forward a letter of interest, resume, unofficial transcripts, and copy of licensure to Rocco Cieri, Director of Science, via email at rcieri@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Station Manager (PDF)
  • High School 101 (PDF)
  • Summer School Instructors (PDF)
  • Summer School Director (PDF)
  • Director of English Language Learners. Must be licensed as a Supervisor/Director in the appropriate area required by the position. Minimum Master’s degree. Experience preferred. Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, resume, and credentials to Roy E. Belson, Superintendent of Schools, at rbelson@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Director of Fine Arts. Must be licensed as a Supervisor/Director in the appropriate area required by the position. Minimum Master’s degree. Experience preferred. Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, resume, and credentials to Roy E. Belson, Superintendent of Schools, at rbelson@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Design & Visual Communications Seeking a Chapter 74 licensed teacher that is able to teach all aspects of the Adobe Creative Suite to high school aged children. The successful candidate also has experience in digital media as there is some crossover curriculum. This candidate must posses strong communication and organizational skills in a fast paced environment. Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, resume and credentials to Heidi Riccio, Director of MVTHS at hriccio@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Culinary Arts & Hospitality Instructor Chapter 74 dual licensed instructor in Culinary Arts & Hospitality. Successful candidate must have curriculum development skills, ServSafe sanitation certification, strong organizational skills to be able to grow an existing program. This candidate should be able to run all aspects of a full service restaurant with conference capability while simultaneously teaching future hospitality workers to be able to operate various types of facilities within the hospitality industry. Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, resume and credentials to Heidi Riccio, Director of MVTHS at hriccio@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • HVAC-R Instructor Chapter 74 licensed HVAC-R instructor for an existing program at a vocational high school. The successful candidate should possess a valid refrigeration license and be licensed through the state of Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure for HVAC. Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, resume and credentials to Heidi Riccio, Director of MVTHS at hriccio@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • (1) ELA Tutor to support tenth grade vocational students as they prepare for the MCAS. Must hold a license in ELA, grades 9-12. Please send all letters of interest to Nicole Chiesa and Heidi Riccio.
  • Elementary Lunch Attendant Interested applicants please forward your letter of interest, and resume to Suzanne Galusi, Brooks Elementary School Principal at sgalusi@medford.k12.ma.us.
  • Lifeguards – We are looking for certified lifeguards to work at the Medford High school pool this summer for day and evening hours. Contact Rachel Perry at rperry@medford.k12.ma.us 781-393-2280 for more information.
  • Teacher of the Visually Impaired (PDF)
  • School Year 2016-17: The Medford Public Schools Afterschool Program has four site locations: Brooks School, Columbus School, McGlynn School and Roberts School. We need group leaders and assistant group leaders. Positions available in expanding afterschool programs. Schedule Mon/Tues/Thurs/Fri 2:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. and Wed 1:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. Group Leader receives an additional one-half hour for prep. Experience with children K-5 is preferred. Activities include homework time, free play, gym and outdoor time, activity time, i.e., art, science. School Year Schedule. Interested applicants please forward letter of interest and resume to Shelley Gross, EC/Afterschool Program at sgross@medford.k12.ma.us.

Substitute Teachers

Medford Public Schools utilizes the AESOP online substitute placement and absent management service.

Substitute teachers for preschool through grade 8 are needed for daily on-call basis to fill in for teacher absences. Interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to subteachers@medford.k12.ma.us.


Application Information

Please click here to download our employment application (in Microsoft Word)

The Medford Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Medford Public Schools to ensure equal opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetics, or any other characteristic protected by law. Medford Public Schools prohibits any such discrimination or harassment.

The Medford Public Schools pays competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

Please send resumes and job application letters to the following address unless otherwise noted above:
Mr. Roy E. Belson
Superintendent of Schools
489 Winthrop Street
Medford, MA 02155