Employment Opportunities

Human Resources

Administrative Staff-No current openings.

Confidential Staff-One (1) ANTICIPATED opening.

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Date of Posting: November 17, 2021

Mental Health Preventionist

The Northwestern School District is seeking a Mental Health Preventionist to work with students who have mental health/behavioral issues. This position will be a pro-rated full-time position (121 days) for the remainder of the 2021-2022 school year. As long as ARP-ESSERS funds remain, the position will continue through the 2022-2023 and 2023-2024 school years, and will be a 205-day position, each year.

The chosen candidate will focus their efforts on the following:

  • Work directly and aggressively with identified students to adopt behaviors that substantially increase their academic performance

  • Promote positive behavioral interventions in which “at risk” students thrive

  • Provide individual and/or group therapy for at-risk youth

  • Act as a liaison between the school and various community/governmental agencies, in order to provide services to students and their families

  • Consult with professional staff and maintain appropriate records, following district procedures.

Required Qualifications: Applicants must hold a four-year degree with expertise working with at-risk and/or behaviorally challenged students. A Master’s degree in psychology, social work, counseling or related field is preferred. Applicants must also possess all required clearances for public school employment.

Qualified and interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume and three recommendation letters to the Northwestern School District, Attn: Mr. John Hansen, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401, by November 29, 2021.

Professional Staff-No current openings.

Support Staff-Two (2) Anticipated Openings

Date of Posting: November 23, 2021

Secretary (S-1)

Northwestern High School

Hours: 1650 hours per school year

Rate: $17.16 per hour to one year/$18.19 per hour after one year

Supervisor: Building Principal

Position available immediately

Post-secondary training and/or previous secretarial experience preferred

Benefits are provided as in the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and current resume` to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Application for Employment, a letter of interest, resume`, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, copy of high school diploma/GED and/or trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts, three (3) reference letters, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB tine test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, Act 24 of 2011/Act/82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report Form and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: December 3, 2021

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Date of Posting: November 9, 2021

Cafeteria Aide (C-3)

Northwestern High School

Hours: 4.0 hours per day

Days: 182 days per school year

Rates: $13.80 per hour to one year/$14.37 per hour after one year

Supervisor: Food Service Director

Position available immediately

Benefits are provided as per the Collective Bargaining Agreement

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest to the Superintendent's Office.

Outside Applicants: Submit a General Employment Application, a letter of interest, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, copy of high school diploma/GED and/or trade school diploma/college degree with transcripts, three (3) references, and Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. The following items will be requested upon job offer/hire: recent TB tine test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, and Act 126 Mandated Child Abuse Reporter Training Certificate.

End of Posting: November 22, 2021

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Extra-Curricular-No current openings.

Annual Tutor Posting - No current openings.

Substitute Teachers (CONTINUOUS OPENINGS)-Daily Rate Increased to $100.00 per day (eff. 11/16/21)

Certified Day-to-Day Teacher and Emergency Certified Substitutes

If you are interested in working as a substitute teacher for Northwestern School District, please contact Kelly Educational Staffing, at (814) 350-2192. For more information on Kelly Educational Staffing, please see the link below to their website.

The Northwestern School District utilizes substitute teachers in all certification areas from candidates with a Pennsylvania teaching certificate. If you do not have a teaching certificate but have a minimum of a bachelor's degree, you may be eligible to be an emergency certified substitute teacher. You will need proof of a bachelor's degree in any field from an accredited college or university.

Substitute-Support Staff (CONTINUOUS OPENINGS)-Rate Increased to $10.00 per hour (eff. 10/19/21)

Applicants must submit the following items:

General Application; Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance; Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance; FBI Fingerprint Clearance; Act 24 of 2011and Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report; Confidentiality Agreement; Copy of high school diploma or GED; Copy of trade school diploma or college degree with transcripts; 3 References (less than a year old); Recent TB tine test or PPD test; School Personnel Health Record; I-9 Form; and Act 168 Disclosure Release

Please be aware that all clearances must be less than five (5) years old to be considered for a position. All forms are available for download at the bottom of the page.

AmeriCorps National Service Opportunities

Please visit the website for more information, https://www.smilesamericorps.org/.

Custodial Services

Custodial services are subcontracted through Peterson's Property Maintenance for Northwestern Elementary, Northwestern Middle School, Northwestern High School and Springfield Elementary.

Please visit their website for more information, Peterson's Property Maintenance OR visit Indeed at the following link https://www.indeed.com/viewjob?t=part+time+cleaner&jk=888cb0d2ba1d4a78&_ga=2.215339669.383095549.1531745526-103154041.1530896836


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