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.
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)
 
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.  
 
 
The Southern Columbia Area School District is currently accepting applications for the following positions:
 

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SECRETARY - Position available immediately.  $12.48/hour.  The successfull candidate must enjoy working around children, have excellent communication, grammar and interpersonal 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. Submit cover letter, resume, 2 letter 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:  May 31, 2018.  

 
TITLE 1 READING TEACHER - available beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.  Reading Specialist certification required. Submit cover letter, resume, standard state teaching application, transcripts, 2 letters of professional reference, copies of clerances. (If you do not have current Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances at the time of application, please submit your application without the clearances.  Clearances would be required prior to first date of employment.)  Salary and benefits per the Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Application deadline:  Friday, May 25, 2018.
 
PART-TIME ELEMENTARY COMPUTER TEACHER (anticipated to be 1/2 day or 50%)- available beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.  Business Computer Information Technology (BCIT) or Elementary certification required. Position needed to teach K-4 students introductory skills such as keyboarding using online typing programs and Microsoft Word, logging on with a username and password, and digital citizenship.Submit cover letter, resume, standard state teaching application, transcripts, 2 letters of professional reference, copies of clearances. (If you do not have current Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances at the time of application, please submit your application without the clearances.  Clearances would be required prior to first date of employment.)  Salary and benefits per the Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Application deadline:  Friday, May 25, 2018.  

   (5) PART-TIME PARAPROFESSIONALS - $9.00/hour.  (5)  Part-time Paraprofessional positions for Learning Support, Life Skills, Autistic Support and Gifted Support available immediately.  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.)  Application deadline:  Applications accepted until the positions are filled.

 

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 will be accepted until positions are filled.

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS.  If you are a certified teacher in the state of Pennsylvania and are interested in being placed on our Instructional Substitute List for the current school year, please submit a Standard Teaching Application (above), resume, copy of certificate, Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances and 2 letters of professional reference.

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 will be accepted until positions are filled. 
 

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.)

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 will be accepted until positions are filled.