Welcome to Somerville Public Schools

Our focus is the recruitment, development, and retention of outstanding employees committed to fostering educational excellence. To that end, the Human Resources staff provides valuable services to employees and prospective employees in a professional, effective and inclusive manner. The Somerville Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly supports diversity and an inclusive workplace.  Thank you for your interest in joining our professional team.

Sincerely, Mariana MacDonald - Human Resources and Diversity Administrator

Getting Started

To establish a complete pre-employment file, please complete the online application . Your application will be retained in active status for one school year. If your qualifications meet our needs, we will contact you for further information and a possible interview.  To learn more about our current employment opportunities, visit our School Spring site here.


The Somerville Public Schools offers a richly diverse educational community in an environment that values and embraces differences.  More than 50 native languages are represented among our student population, with English, Spanish, Portuguese and Haitian Creole the four primary languages. Our students and staff experience the many benefits of living in a unique, global, tight-knit community. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Somerville Public Schools is committed to supporting diversity and an inclusive workplace. Join the team and be part of a dynamic and progressive multicultural community. 

Notice of Non-Discrimination: The Somerville Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, disability, religion, gender identity, national origin, or sexual orientation. The following Somerville Public Schools administrators have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Section 504 Title IX or Chapter 622 
Richard MelilloMariana MacDonald
Director of Student ServicesHuman Resources and Diversity Administrator
Somerville Public SchoolsSomerville Public Schools
42 Cross Street; Somerville MA 02145   42 Cross Street; Somerville MA 02145
(617) 625-6600, x6028(617) 625-6600, x6015