Employment Opportunities

The Union Area School District is currently accepting applications for the following positions.

Weight Room Coordinator

Please submit applications to:

Union Area School District
Superintendent Dr. Ross
2106 Camden Avenue
New Castle PA 16101

Or via email @  m_ross@union.k12.pa.us

Substitute Teacher


Bus Driver

General Employment Application

Learning Support Teacher Substitute

The Union Area School District in New Castle, PA is seeking applications for a middle/high school learning support substitute with an anticipated start in late January and lasting for approximately six weeks.   Applicants must hold one or more of the following certificates: Special Education N-12 or Special Education 7-12.   

The deadline for applying is Monday, January 6, 2020.   

All application materials must be received by 3 pm on January 6 to be fully considered. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following materials (hard copies of application materials preferred): 

  • Letter of Interest 
  • PA Standard Application 
  • Current resume with 3 references
  • Copy of valid PA Teaching Certificate
  • Current (within one year) Act 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and 168 release

Application materials should be sent to:  
Dr. Michael Ross, Superintendent 
Union Area School District 
2106 Camden Ave 
New Castle, PA 16101 

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Information regarding clearances:
Child Abuse Clearances

Click on the website and it will walk you through the process of creating a new account in Compass to allow you to complete the Child Abuse clearance online. You will need to pay with a credit or debit card. Be sure to select Department of Education and School Employee. The cost of this clearance is $8.00 and is free for volunteers.

Criminal History

Click on the website and it will take you to “PA Access to Criminal History.” Near the center of the page there will be a link that to “Submit a New Record Check.” This will allow you to complete the information. A debit or credit card is required and the fee is $8.00 and free for volunteers. If you have no record, you will be able to print the result immediately. Make sure to click on the CERTIFICATION FORM to print the report.


Click on the link to register for fingerprinting services.

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.