Employment Opportunities

  • POTTSVILLE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is currently seeking applicants for the following positions available for the 2017-2018 school year:
     
    PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:  ** New posting
     

    **Grounds Maintenance Supervisor   

    Full-Time Position (September 1, 2017)

    • High School Diploma or GED Diploma.
    • Five or more years related experience in grounds maintenance.
    • Supervisory experience preferred but not required.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Perform Technical Work in Grounds Maintenance
    • Install and Maintain Sprinkler Systems
    • Implement and Maintain Campus Turf Care Program
    • Coordinate Athletic Field Maintenance
    • Must Possess Valid CDL License

    Apply in writing to: Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent - Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Boulevard - Pottsville, PA 17901 (Deadline – September 15, 2017)


    **Speech Therapist Position Long-Term Position-September 25, 2017 - December 22, 2017.
    2 to 3 days per week at John S. Clarke Elementary Center
    Apply in writing to: Mrs. Deneen Reese, Supervisor of Special Education Pottsville Area School District, 601 North 16th Street, Pottsville, PA   17901

     

    **Earth & Space Science/ Chemistry Teacher-  Full-time high school position available as soon as possible.  Send letter of interest, PA standard application, PA certification - Earth/Space Science and Chemistry, Acts 34, 114, 151 clearances, resume, transcripts and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct Disclosure Form to Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 W. Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901.  EOE - Deadline to apply, when filled.  

     

    **School Psychologist.  Perm. position available as early as July 1, 2017 - Grades K-12.  PA psych. cert. required; knowledge of PA special ed. Chapter 14, 15, and 16 regs; previous school psychology exp. preferred.  Send letter of interest, application, resume; copy of cert., transcripts; Acts 34; 114; 151 clearances and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct Disclosure form to Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901. Deadline when filled.  EOE.

     Special Education

    **Middle School Learning Support Teacher -

    The Pottsville Area School District is seeking a candidate to instruct students with special education services in an itinerant/ supplemental learning support setting.  It is preferred the candidate have experience in highly-structured remedial programs, positive behavior support strategies and strong technology skills.  Please send an application packet consisting of a letter of interest, PA standard teaching application; resume; transcripts; copy of PA certification; required health and TB form; Acts 34; 114, 151 clearances and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct Abuse Disclosure Form, to: Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, PA   17901.  E.O.E

     
    Substitute School Nurses-Grades K-12 Send substitute application, copy of your registered nursing license; Act 34, 114, 151 clearances to: Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901.  Application and clearance forms are available on our website under Employment. Please direct any questions to (570) 621-2908. EOE
     
     
    TEMPORARY POSITIONS / SUPPORT STAFF POSITIONS
     
    Food Service **Substitute Positions Available**– John S. Clarke Elementary Center Substitute Lunch Aides needed. Please submit your applications to: Lisa Eckley, Food Service Director, Food Service Director, Pottsville Area School District 1501 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901
     
    **Substitute Positions Available **  Pottsville Area School District Substitute Cafeteria Workers needed. Please submit your applications to: Lisa Eckley, Food Service Director Pottsville Area School District 1501 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901
     
     Special Education Paraprofessional Positions:
     
    **Part-Time Special Education Aides: Subject to Assignment, Application on Website. Please submit your applications to Kelly A. Brennan, Director of MS Special Education, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901 Part-time Learning Support Aides in multiple classrooms throughout the district. Applicants must have current Acts 34; 114, and 151 clearances. Please submit your applications to Kelly A. Brennan, Director of MS Special Education, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901
    Substitute Positions Available -  Special Education/ Regular Education Substitute Paraprofessionals needed. Please submit your applications to: Kelly A. Brennan, Director of MS Special Education, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901
     
    Transportation
     
    ** Part Time Bus/Van Drivers- Bus/Van Driver Application
    **Willing to train for CDL
     
    **TRANSPORTATION AIDES-Assist Bus Driver with Student Management 180 Days Per Year, 4 to 5 hours per day – a.m. and p.m. shift, $10.00 per hour.  Must have clearances prior to employment. Application on website – www.pottsville.k12.pa.us  Apply to: Mrs. Patricia Lombel, Assistant Business Manager, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, PA 17901
     
    **Crossing Guards ** Paid positions available for school bus stop crossing guards in the City of Pottsville for the 2017-2018 school year.  Average time required is less than two (2) hours per weekday.  Applications available in the office of the City Clerk, Pottsville City Hall, 401 N. Centre Street, Pottsville.