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.  

 


 
VACANCIES
 
LONG-TERM SUBSTITUTE SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - Long-Term Substitute Special Education Teacher for Autistic Support classroom available on or about January 2 through on or about March 25, 2019.  Valid PA Special Education Teaching certificate required.  Dual certification in Elementary K-4 preferred.  Submit Standard PA Teaching Application, cover letter, resume with references, copies of certificate and Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 clearances.  Applications accepted until position is filled.
 
POSSIBLE LONG-TERM SUBSTITUTE TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION TEACHER - Available immediately.  Valid PA Technology Education certification required.  Submit Cover letter, resume, PA Standard Teaching Application, copy of certificate, Acts 34, 114, 151 & 168 clearances.  Applications accepted until position is filled.
 
FULL-TIME SOCIAL WORKER - Valid Social Worker License with 2 years social work experience required.  Schedule is 7 hours per day/200 days per year.  Salary based on experience.  Submit cover letter, resume, non-instructional application (above) with references and Acts 34, 114, 151 & 168 clearances.  Applications accepted until the position is filled.
 
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.
 
DAILY SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS GROUP SETTING - primarily grades 7-12. 3 days per week and 2 days per week positions available. Teachers will monitor and facilitate students in grades 7-12, assigned to a group study hall to complete 1:1 classroom assignments.  $120 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 .Valid PA Teaching Certificate or Bachelor’s degree with Guest Teacher/Emergency Certification is preferred. 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.
 
(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.
 
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.
 
3-HOUR CAFETERIA WORKER - $9.00/hour.  Part-time position available beginning August 2018.   11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 5 days per week. Please submit Non-instructional application (above) including references, Acts 34, 114, 151 and 168 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 position is 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 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.