Employment Opportunities

Administrative Staff-No current openings.

Professional Staff- Four (4) current openings and Summer Program openings.

Date of Posting: April 22, 2021

English Educator at Northwestern High School

Certification(s): English 7-12 required; multiple certifications preferred

Postition available beginning with the 2021-2022 school year

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Contract.

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and updated resume.

Outside Applicant: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, a letter of interest, resume, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report form, copy of certification, transcripts, three references (less than a year old), Praxis scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the last two years) and Act 168 Disclosure Release Form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 Form, and Act 126 Training Certificate.

End of Posting: April 28, 2021

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Date of Posting: April 19, 2021

Extended School Year (ESY) Instructors and COVID-19 Compensatory Services (CCS) Instructors

Required Certification(s): Special Education PK-8 or Special Education PK-12

Position(s) Available (see note below regarding fulfillment):

  • Approximately four (4) positions 8:30am-2:30pm session

  • Approximately two (2) positions 12:30pm-2:30pm session

  • Fulfillment of Positions Contingent upon Student Enrollment

Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday of each week for three weeks

Beginning July 5, 2021 Ending July 22, 2021

Salary will be an hourly rate (Tier III) as provided in the Collective Bargaining Contract.

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

Outside Applicant: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, a letter of interest, resume, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report form, copy of certification, transcripts, three references (less than a year old), Praxis scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the last two years) and Act 168 Disclosure Release Form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 Form, and Act 126 Training Certificate.

End of Posting: April 23, 2021

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Date of Posting: March 18, 2021

Life Skills Support Teacher at Northwestern Middle School

Certification(s): Special Education K-12 or Special Education PK-8 required AND Elementary K-6 or Grades 4-8 required

Postition available beginning with the 2021-2022 school year

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and updated resume.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume, Act 34 PA Criminal Record clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History clearance, FBI Fingerprint clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, confidentiality agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three reference letters (less than a year old), Praxis scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years) to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. The following items are required upon job offer/hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, Act 126 Training Certificate, and Act 168 Disclosure Release.

End of Posting: March 25, 2021

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Date of Posting: March 11, 2021

Mathematics Teacher at Northwestern Middle School

Certification(s): Mathematics 7-12 OR Grades 4-8 (All Subjects 4-6, Math 7-8) OR Mid-Level Math 7-9 certification required

Postition available beginning with the 2021-2022 school year

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and updated resume.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume, Act 34 PA Criminal Record clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History clearance, FBI Fingerprint clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, confidentiality agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three reference letters (less than a year old), Praxis scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, Act 126 Training Certificate, and Act 168 Disclosure Release forms to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. Forms can be downloaded below.

End of Posting: March 17, 2021

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Date of Posting: March 11, 2021

Music & Band Teacher at Northwestern Middle & High School

Certification(s): Music PK-12 certification required

Postition available beginning with the 2021-2022 school year

Benefits are as provided in the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Current Employee: Submit a letter of interest and updated resume.

Outside Applicants: Submit a PA Standard Teaching Application, letter of interest, resume, Act 34 PA Criminal Record clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History clearance, FBI Fingerprint clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report, confidentiality agreement, copy of certification, transcripts, three reference letters (less than a year old), Praxis scores, student teacher evaluation (if graduated within the past two years), recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 form, Act 126 Training Certificate, and Act 168 Disclosure Release forms to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. Forms can be downloaded below.

End of Posting: March 17, 2021

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Support Staff-Summer Program openings.

Date of Posting: April 19, 2021

Extended School Year (ESY) Support Staff

Position(s) Available (see note below regarding fulfillment):

  • One (1) Personal Care Attendant (PCA)

  • Three (3) Classroom Paraprofessionals

  • Fulfillment of Positions Contingent upon Student Enrollment

Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday of each week for three weeks

Beginning July 5, 2021 Ending July 22, 2021

Salary will be an hourly rate as provided in the Collective Bargaining Contract.

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

Outside Applicant: Submit a General Application, a letter of interest, resume, Act 34 PA Criminal Record Clearance, Act 151 PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprint Clearance, Act 24 of 2011/Act 82 of 2012 Arrest/Conviction Report form, college transcripts (if applicable), three references (less than a year old), and Act 168 Disclosure Release Form to the Superintendent's Office, Northwestern School District, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. The following items will be requested upon hire: recent TB test, School Personnel Health Record, I-9 Form, and Act 126 Training Certificate.

End of Posting: April 30, 2021

Extra-Curricular-No current openings.

Annual Tutor Posting - No current openings.

Substitute Teachers (CONTINUOUS OPENINGS)

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)

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 and Northwestern High School.

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

Ingro Janitorial Services handles the services at Springfield Elementary. Please contact 814-756-9400x3000 for more information.

Employment Forms & Clearance Procedures