Employment Opportunities

  • POTTSVILLE AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is currently seeking applicants for the following positions available for the 2019-2020 school year:
     

    **Long -Term High School Art Substitute Position- available March 2020 until the last day of school tentatively June 1, 2020. Please send an application packet consisting of a letter of interest, PA standard teaching application; resume; transcripts; copy of PA certification; 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 Boulevard, Pottsville, PA   17901. EOE. Deadline to apply until filled.

    Permanent Positions: ** New postings
     
    **Speech Therapist - Full-time position available for the 2019-2020 school year. Grades K-12. Master’s level with speech and language certification.  Send letter of interest, application, resume, transcripts, certifications, and Act 34, 114 and 151 clearances to Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Blvd., Pottsville, PA 17901. Deadline to apply – until filled.  EOE.
     

    **School  Police Officers
    The Pottsville Area School District is seeking current Act 120 certified police officers and/or recently retired police officers to fill security positions in the Pottsville Area School District buildings.  Successful candidates are required to have a current Act 235 certification along with a current Act 120 certificate if not retired. Successful candidates will be Act 67 trained or have received the required Act 67 training in the time period prescribed by law.

    Compensation: $18.00 per hour

    Please submit a letter of application or proposal, resume, copy of the Act 120 certificate, Act 235 certificate and Act 34/151 and FBI clearances to Dr. Jeffrey S. Zwiebel, Superintendent, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 W. Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville PA 17901. 

    Deadline for applications is Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

    To be considered, the following criteria must be met:

    • Be at least 21 years of age
    • Act 120 Certification if not retired police officer
    • Act 235 Certification
    • Independent Contractor (Position is not a district employee)
     
    Athletics: 
     

     Nurse:

     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
     
    Academic Center: None
     
     
    Temporary Positions / Support Staff Positions
     

    Food Service:


    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

    Custodial Vacancy**-Full-Time Custodial Position, Pottsville Area High School, Application on Pottsville Area School District Website. Satisfactory Clearances according to School Policies Apply in writing to: Brian Manning, Business Manager, Pottsville Area School District, 1501 West Laurel Boulevard Pottsville, PA   17901

     

    Paraprofessional Postion:

     
    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
     
    **Crossing Guards ** Paid positions available for school bus stop crossing guards in the City of Pottsville for the 2019-2020 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.