Employment

The Collaborative for Educational Services is dedicated to empowering teachers and inspiring learners through its various programs. To do that we need a diverse mix of dedicated, qualified employees. The Collaborative offers equitable salary, a full benefits package, professional development and an opportunity to make a difference. CES is an equal opportunity employer and is particularly interested in candidates from a diverse range of cultural, ethnic, and racial backgrounds, and who are well suited to understanding and addressing the needs of the diverse student population we serve.

Open position titles listed below are organized by region and coded to reflect the hiring program (e.g., SpecEd, DYS, ProfDev, etc.).

To apply for a position, please forward a letter of interest and a resume:

Finalists are required also to complete a CES Employment Application and CORI authorization form.

Download the required forms here (2-pg PDF).

Mail, e-mail, or fax to the attention of Human Resources:
Collaborative for Educational Services/HR/97 Hawley Street/Northampton, MA 01060
E-mail: jobs@collaborative.org
Phone: 413 586 4900 x132
Fax: 413-584-8217

Region: Eastern

LICENSED Special Education Teacher / School Year 2014-2015     
Hiring MA LICENSED Special Education Teacher to work in adolescent Department of Youth Services program site in Brewster, MA and County House of Correction in Barnstable, MA. Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university, Master’s degree desirable.  Massachusetts license in moderate or intensive special needs at the appropriate level.  Experience working in institutional settings a plus. Exemplary professional development and administration support.
Salary:
SEIS Teacher Scale
Region:
Eastern
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

Region: Northeast

Immediate openings for per diem substitute teachers to be placed on our call list to work with at-risk adolescents in residential facilities run by the Department of Youth Services in Westborough and Framingham.  Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree and current teaching license.  All content areas will be considered.  Reliable vehicle / frequent travel required.

Salary:
per scale
Region:
Northeast
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org 

Immediate openings for per diem substitute teachers to be placed on our call list to work with at-risk adolescents in residential facilities run by the Department of Youth Services in the Greater Merrimack Valley areas.  Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree. Current teaching license preferred but not required.  All content areas will be considered.  Reliable vehicle/frequent travel required.

Region:
Northeast
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reports to: Teaching Coordinator

Purpose: To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.

Essential Functions:

  • To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.
  • To implement lesson and/or unit plans as provided by teacher/teaching coordinator or developed under the supervision of the Teaching Coordinator.
  • To participate and implement effective instructional strategies and research based curriculum as rolled out by CES / Comm. Corp Professional Development initiative.
  • To integrate individual student’s IEP...
Salary:
Scale
Region:
Northeast
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to: jobs@collaborative.org.

Region: State-wide

Seeking Professional Development Providers interested in providing workshops and seminars on the Massachusetts Tiered System of Support to help school districts work towards an integrated approach to support students' academic and social-emotional competencies.

Salary:
Varies
Region:
State-wide
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter and resume to jobs@collaborative.org

Instructors are being sought for the state initiative course of study known as Rethinking Equity and Teaching for English Language Learners (RETELL), to improve and support the academic achievement of English language learners in the Commonwealth.

 

Region:
State-wide
How to Apply?

To apply for a position, please forward a letter of interest and a resume:

Mail, e-mail, or fax to the attention of Human Resources:
Collaborative for Educational Services/HR/97 Hawley Street/Northampton, MA 01060
E-mail: jobs@collaborative.org
Phone: 413 586 4900 x132
Fax: 413-584-8217

Region: Southeast

Immediate opening for Teaching Coordinator to provide educational program leadership and instruction to at-risk adolescents in residential facilities run by the Department of Youth Services.  We are looking for passionate and collaborative teachers who are committed to working with at-risk youth in small classroom settings.  We value professionalism, positive youth development, and culturally responsive teaching. Demonstrated successful teaching experience with high-risk youth highly desirable. Successful candidates are eligible for the teacher loan forgiveness program for up to $17,500. Teachers in DYS schools are part of the Massachusetts Teachers' Retirement System. 
...
Salary:
Union Scale
Region:
Southeast
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

Immediate opening for Teaching Coordinator to provide educational program leadership and instruction to at-risk adolescents in residential facilities run by the Department of Youth Services.  We are looking for passionate and collaborative teachers who are committed to working with at-risk youth in small classroom settings.  We value professionalism, positive youth development, and culturally responsive teaching. Demonstrated successful teaching experience with high-risk youth highly desirable. Successful candidates are eligible for the teacher loan forgiveness program for up to $17,500. Teachers in DYS schools are part of the...

Salary:
Union Scale
Region:
Southeast
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

Immediate opening for Arts Enrichment Teacher to work with at-risk adolescents in residential facilities run by the Department of Youth Services.  Candidates should possess a Bachelor's Degree from accredited College or University (Masters Degree desirable), as well as a Massachusetts teacher license in Visual Art at the secondary level. Demonstrated successful teaching with high-risk youth highly desirable.

Salary:
Union Scale
Region:
Southeast
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Department: Department of Youth Services program

Reports to: Teaching Coordinator

Purpose: To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.

Essential Functions:

  • To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.
  • To implement lesson and/or unit plans as provided by teacher/teaching coordinator or developed under the supervision of the Teaching Coordinator.
  • To participate and implement effective instructional strategies and research based curriculum as rolled out by CES / Comm. Corp Professional...
Salary:
Scale
Region:
Southeast
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to: jobs@collaborative.org.

Region: Metro Boston

Evaluation Team Liaison      Special Education / Dorchester MA 
CES seeks an Evaluation Team Liaison (ETL), based in Dorchester, to support its contract with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for Special Education in Institutional Settings (SEIS) services. The  ETL  provides guidance, oversight, and a range of direct and indirect support to special education staff in the provision of special education services in a variety of institutional settings.  Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university, Masters Degree desirable; Massachusetts teacher licensure required; special education license desirable; proficient in the use of technology in...
Salary:
SEIS ETL Scale
Region:
Metro Boston
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter that includes a statement about why you would be the ideal candidate; updated resume; and Educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

JOB DESCRIPTION

Department:     Department of Youth Services Program

Reports to:       Teaching Coordinator

Purpose:           To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.

Essential Functions:

  • To implement lesson and/or unit plans as provided by teacher/teaching coordinator or developed under the supervision of the Teaching Coordinator.
  • To participate and implement effective instructional strategies and research based curriculum as rolled out by CES / Comm. Corp Professional Development initiative.
  • ...
Salary:
Scale
Region:
Metro Boston
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to: jobs@collaborative.org.

Region: Central

Provide program-based and statewide professional development to teachers working in residential classroom settings.  Candidates should have a Massachusetts Educator license, 3+ years of teaching experience, preferably in math or science with above average evaluations, demonstrated expertise in curriculum and instruction, and exceptional organization, facilitation, communication and collaboration skills.  Reliable vehicle /frequent travel required.

Region:
Central
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume to jobs@collaborative.org 

Provide technical support, both hardware and software, for teachers and administrative staff across the central region of Massachusetts providing services to students with disabilities. Mac Computers expertise is a MUST; must be able to troubleshoot networks, systems, and software applications to identify and correct malfunctions and other operational difficulties on a mixed-platforms environment; establish and perform maintenance programs following company and vendor standards. Candidate must have Bachelor’s Degree or certificates in technical support field; MAC CERTIFIED and familiar with both MAC hardware and software IS STRONGLY PREFERRED; at least 3 years of experience in providing...

Salary:
Negotiated
Region:
Central
How to Apply?

Apply immediately with cover letter and updated resume to jobs@collaborative.org

JOB DESCRIPTION

Department: Department of Youth Services program

Reports to: Teaching Coordinator

...
Salary:
Scale
Region:
Central
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to: jobs@collaborative.org.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Department: Department of Youth Services program

Reports to: Teaching Coordinator

Purpose: To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.

Essential Functions:

  • To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.
  • To implement lesson and/or unit plans as provided by teacher/teaching coordinator or developed under the supervision of the Teaching Coordinator.
  • To participate and implement effective instructional strategies and research based curriculum as rolled out by CES / Comm. Corp Professional...
Salary:
Scale
Region:
Central
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to: jobs@collaborative.org.

Region: Western

Immediate opening for a content specialist in Biology/Science to design content area curriculum for the Collaborative’s alternative learning programs.  The individual will consult with special educators to design curriculum, develop unit plans, instruct individual students and small groups, and oversee paraprofessional implementation of daily lesson plans. The successful candidate will have strong verbal and written communication abilities, proven organizational skills, and a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.  Preliminary license in appropriate field, and experience working with students with learning disabilities and emotional disorders required.  Looking...

Salary:
Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org 

CES seeks an Evaluation Team Liaison (ETL), based in Springfield, to support its contract with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for Special Education in Institutional Settings (SEIS) services. The  ETL  provides guidance, oversight, and a range of direct and indirect support to special education staff in the provision of special education services in a variety of institutional settings.  Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university, Masters Degree desirable; Massachusetts teacher licensure required; special education license desirable; proficient in the use of technology in performing job related duties; strong communication/problem solving skills; able to...

Salary:
SEIS ETL Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter that includes a statement about why you would be the ideal candidate; updated resume; and Educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

LICENSED Special Education Teacher / School Year 2014-2015     
Hiring MA LICENSED Special Education Teacher to work in adolescent Department of Youth Services program sites in Westfield, MA. Bachelor's degree from accredited college or university, Masters degree desirable.  Massachusetts license in moderate or intensive special needs at the appropriate level.  Experience working in institutional settings a plus. Exemplary professional development and administration support. 
Salary:
SEIS Teacher Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

  • Immediate opening for CFCE Early Educator: Early Childhood Development/Early Literacy/ Parent Education Specialist with experience in early childhood education; early literacy skill development, parent engagement and parent education to support the educational aspects of the community programming implementation of the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement (CFCE) grant. 
  • Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field and three years’ experience working in or with early education and care programs and/or with parents of young children required. Demonstrated expertise and knowledge of child development and literacy development birth to K. Proficient in the...
Salary:
Negotiated
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

LICENSED Elementary Special Education Teaching Coordinator / School Year 2014-2015 Springfield, MA     
Fall opening in Springfield for MA Certified Special Education teacher who can assist the DMH Coordinator with overseeing and coordinating on-site education, staff development, etc.  Minimum 2-5 years successful work in special education programs in mental health facilities and demonstrated admin/supervisory experience required.  Bachelor's Degree from accredited College or University, Masters Degree desirable.  Massachusetts teacher licensure in elementary special education. 
Salary:
SEIS Teaching Coordinator Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

Immediate opening for a MA licensed special education teacher in HEC Academy’s alternative learning middle school program in Northampton.  Applicant needs a minimum of two years of special education teaching experience with students with learning disabilities and social-emotional challenges.  Demonstrated supervisory experience, ability to work collaboratively with others in a fast-paced setting, and excellent behavior management skills required.  Bachelor’s degree and willingness to obtain 7D license required.  Licensure or highly qualified in additional content area desirable.  

Salary:
Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

Immediate opening for Fulltime Secondary Science Teacher to inspire and facilitate learning, and provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to the Department of Youth Services.  Fall positions available.
Preferred qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from accredited College or University; Master’s degree desirable, Massachusetts teacher licensure in 8-12 Science, experience working with at-risk youth, and leadership experience.  Reliable vehicle. 
Salary:
Union Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org 

Immediate opening for Fulltime Secondary History Teacher to inspire and facilitate learning, and provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to the Department of Youth Services.  Fall positions available.
Preferred qualifications: Bachelor's Degree from accredited College or University; Master’s degree desirable, Massachusetts teacher licensure in 8-12 History, experience working with at-risk youth, and leadership experience.  Reliable vehicle.
Salary:
Union Scale
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Apply with cover letter, resume and educator license number to jobs@collaborative.org

CES seeks a Curriculum Coordinator, based in Northampton, to support its contract with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for SEIS services. 

Strong knowledge of Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks / Common Core State Standards, Universal Design for Learning and access to the general curriculum for students with disabilities.  Commitment to principles of positive youth development and culturally responsive practice; commitment to integration of college/career readiness and independent living skills across the curriculum.  Highly rewarding work on a statewide SEIS team, with primary focus on curriculum development in Department of Mental Health child and...

Salary:
Negotiated
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Submit cover letter, application and resume to jobs@collaborative.org.

The Collaborative for Educational Services’ Emerging America Program (www.emergingamerica.org) is seeking an individual experienced in coordinating and posting website content to review and post online content to the program’s website for teachers. This 10-hour a week (average) position requires an individual with high attention to detail who can perform the required duties in an efficient, timely, thorough, and accurate manner. 

Experience uploading content to a WordPress-based website is mandatory. 

Ability to proof-read approved...

Salary:
TBD
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to:  rcairn@collaborative.org including links to similar work.

JOB DESCRIPTION
 
Department: Licensure
Reports to: Director, Licensure
 
Purpose: The purpose of the job is to teach, typically in a hybrid online format, graduate level courses that are either specified by CES as being required for one of the licenses offered and/or are required for the MEd – Curriculum and Teaching at Fitchburg State University with which CES has an affiliation. This description applies, for the portion of time required, to CES staff assigned to licensure instructor responsibilities.
 
Essential Functions:...
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

Email letter of intent and resume to: jobs@collaborative.org.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Department: Department of Youth Services program

Reports to: Teaching Coordinator

Purpose: To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.

Responsibilities:

  • To provide direct educational instruction to youth assigned to DYS.
  • To implement lesson and/or unit plans as provided by teacher/teaching coordinator or developed under the supervision of the Teaching Coordinator.
  • To participate and implement effective instructional strategies and research based curriculum as rolled out by CES / Comm. Corp Professional...
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

To apply for a position, please forward a letter of interest and a resume:

Mail, e-mail, or fax to the attention of Human Resources:
Collaborative for Educational Services/HR/97 Hawley Street/Northampton, MA 01060
E-mail: jobs@collaborative.org
Phone: 413 586 4900 x132
Fax: 413-584-8217

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reports to: Director of Professional Dev & Curriculum Services

Purpose: to provide leadership to a professional learning community of mathematics educators and consulting and/or coaching in middle and high school math classrooms, and to facilitate hybrid online courses.

Essential Functions:

  • Support, design and implementation of customized training programs for specialists, aides, and other groups responsible for the teaching and learning of mathematics.
  • Identify appropriate curriculum resources and assist with curriculum delivery.
  • ...
Salary:
Negotiated
Region:
Western
How to Apply?

To apply for a position, please forward a letter of interest and a resume:

Mail, e-mail, or fax to the attention of Human Resources:
Collaborative for Educational Services/HR/97 Hawley Street/Northampton, MA 01060
E-mail: jobs@collaborative.org
Phone: 413 586 4900 x132
Fax: 413-584-8217