Employment

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS
 
If you have previously submitted a random application when there were no positions advertised or posted, your application will not automatically be pulled and considered.  Please submit a new application packet for the specific position to the attention of  Tresa Britch, Board Secretary; Southern Columbia Area School District, 800 Southern Drive; Catawissa, PA  17820. (All applications should be submitted to this address unless otherwise indicated.)
 
Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release (This form must be submitted with any application for employment.  One form must be submitted for your current employer(s) regardless of type of work, and one form must be submitted for any previous employment that were school entitities and/or where the applicant had direct contact with children.)
Declaration of Relationship (This form must be completed when applying for a full- or part-time position)
 
EMPLOYMENT PAPERWORK (Required for all employees prior to employment)
W-4   
 
Important
  • Submit all applications to Tresa Britch - Board  Secretary, Southern Columbia Area School District, 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA  17820 (unless otherwise indicated).
  • Submit required Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Discolure Release(s) with all applications.
  • Negative Tuberculosis test administered within the past three (3) months and Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances are required prior to employment for all positions.  

 


 

VACANCIES

 

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SECRETARY LEVEL I.  7 hours/day during school year. Some additional hours during summer. Must enjoy working around children, have excellent communication, grammar and people skills, be well organized and have prior office experience. Up-to-date computer skills including Microsoft 365 applications required.  We are looking for the right fit for a fast paced, demanding work environment. $11/hour.  Submit cover letter, resume, Non-Instructional Application (above),  2 letters of professional reference, Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances to:  Tresa Britch, Board Secretary; Southern Columbia Area SD, 800 Southern Dr., Catawissa, PA  17820.  Application deadline:  September 9, 2019. 


HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL. National Blue Ribbon School in the Southern Columbia Area SD - Permanent 12-month position available beginning January 2020.  Enrollment 430 grades 9-12.  Requirements:  PA secondary principal’s certificate, evidence of strong building-level leadership, effective management, supervision, and interpersonal skills.  Administrative experience preferred.  Submit cover letter, resume, PA State Standard Teaching application, a minimum of 3 letters of professional reference, copy of certificate, Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances to: Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, 800 Southern Dr., Catawissa, PA  17820.  There is a potential for a Middle School Principal vacancy.  Please indicate in your cover letter whether you wish to also be considered for this position should it become available.  Application deadline:  Sept. 6, 2019. 

PART-TIME 2ND SHIFT CUSTODIAN.  Part-time position. 2nd shift during school year and 1st shift during summer.  Must be self-motivated and have ability to perform custodial and minor maintenance duties.  $9.00 per hour plus shift differential and benefits.  Submit Non-Instructional application with references (above), copies of Act 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances to Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, Southern Columbia Area SD, 800 Southern Dr., Catawissa, PA  17820.  Application deadline:  09/10/2019.

 

(4) PART-TIME PARAPROFESSIONALS - $9.00/hour. 25 hours/week. (4)  Part-time Paraprofessional positions for Learning Support, Life Skills and Autistic Support available beginning August 21, 2018.  Submit Non-Instructional application including references and Act 168 form(s) (see links above), copies of Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances (If you do not have current clearances at the time of application, please submit your application without the clearances.  Clearances would be required prior to first date of employment.)  Applications accepted until the positions are filled.

ASSISTANT VARSITY FIELD HOCKEY COACH - Position available immediately.  Submit Athletic Application (above) and Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances to Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, Southern Columbia Area SD, 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA  17820.  Applications acepted until the position is filled.

5-HOUR CAFETERIA WORKER. Position available August 27, 2019.  Submit Non-Instructional Application (above) and Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances to Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, Southern Columbia Area SD, 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA  17820.  Applications accepted until the position is filled.

LONG-TERM SUBSITUTE MIDDLE SCHOOL SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER.  Available beginning with the 2019-2020 school year through on or about October 31, 2019.  Dual certification in Special Education/K-6 certification required.  Submit standard state teaching application, resume, copies of certificate, Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances, and 2 ltrs. of professional reference to Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA  17820.  Applications accepted until the position is filled.

LONG-TERM SUBSTITUTE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER.  Available on or about September 23, 2019 through on or about February 14, 2020.  Mid-level Social Studies certification required.  Submit standard state teaching application, resume, copies of certificate, Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances, and 2 ltrs. of professional reference to Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA  17820. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

 

ASSISTANT JUNIOR HIGH FOOTBALL COACH - Position available immediately.  Submit Athletic Applicaion (above) and Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances) to:  Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, Southern Columbia Area SD, 800 Southern Drl, Catawissa, PA  17820.  Application deadline:  Friday, June 28, 2019.

DAILY SUBSTITUTE CLASSROOM TEACHERS- primarily grades K-8. 3 days per week and 2 days per week positions available. Provide classroom management and carry out lesson plans left by the teacher and fill-in for the day to day activities of the classroom teacher. Positions pay is $90.00 per day. Job Requirements: PDE Certification preferred but not required; Minimum: BA/BS degree in any discipline; PA Department of Education Clearances (Criminal Check, Fingerprints, Child Abuse);College education majors with 60 credits are also eligible to apply. Submit cover letter, resume, PA Standard Teaching Application, transcripts/certificate, and clearances (Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168) to:  Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, Southern Columbia Area SD, 800 Southern Dr., Catawissa, PA  17820. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

 
EVENT SECURTY STAFF - Security Staff to assist with parking and crowd control for athletic and other events.  $50 per football game.  $30 all other events.  Submit Non-instructional Application (above), Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
 
SUBSTITUTE PARAPROFESSIONALS - $8.00/hour .  Submit Non-Instructional application including references and Act 168 form(s) (see links above) , copies of Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances (If you do not have current clearances at the time of application, please submit your application without the clearances.  Clearances would be required prior to first date of employment.)  Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
 
SUBSTITUTE CUSTODIAL WORKERS - $7.25/hour (plus shift differential).  Submit Non-Instructional application including references and Act 168 form(s) (see links above), copies of Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances (If you do not have current clearances at the time of application, please submit your application without the clearances.  Clearances would be required prior to first date of employment.)  Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
 
SUBSTITUTE CAFETERIA WORKERS - Substitute Cafeteria Workers - $7.51/hour.  Submit Non-Instructional application including references and Act 168 form(s) (see links above) , copies of Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances (If you do not have current clearances at the time of application, please submit your application without the clearances.  Clearances would be required prior to first date of employment.)  Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.  (Contact Kathy Holleran, Food Services Director, at 570-356-3505 or kholleran@scasd.us if you have questions regarding Cafeteria positions.)  Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
 
SUBSTITUTE TRANSPORTATION AIDES - to assist with the transportation of special needs students on an as needed basis.  Must have ability to maintain discipline and assist driver with students’ needs.  Hours of employment will vary, but will coinside with various morning and/or afternoon bus and/or van runs - $7.50/hour.  (For questions regarding the Transportation Aide positions, please contact Jennifer Snyder, Director of Special Education, at 570-356-3510 orjsnyder@scasd.us).  Submit Non-Instructional Application (above), Acts 34, 114 and 151. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.