Employment Opportunities

Speech Language Pathologist Long-Term Substitute 2021-2022 School Year

The Union Area School District in New Castle, PA is seeking applications for a full year long-term substitute Speech Language Pathologist for the 2021-2022 school year.

Applicants must hold a current Pennsylvania certificate for School Speech and Language Pathologist PK-12, a master’s degree in Speech Pathology, and ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

-Experience working with students at all grade levels (K-12)

-Experience working with students in autistic support and lifeskills programs

-Experience working with students with dysphagia

 

The deadline for applying is April 30, 2021.

All application materials must be received by 3 pm on April 30 to be fully considered.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following materials:  Letter of Interest, PA Standard Teaching Application, current resume with 3 references, copy of valid PA Certificate, and current (within one year) Act 34, 114, and 151 clearances, as well as Act 168 release.

Application materials should be submitted one of the following ways:

  1. Email s_odonnell@union.k12.pa.us with application materials
  2. Share a Google Folder with s_odonnell@union.k12.pa.us containing the required application materials
  3. Share a link to an online portfolio containing the required application materials
  4. Submit required application materials to the job posting on PA Educator website

Only complete applications submitted by the deadline will be considered.

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Summer Speech Language Pathologist Opportunity

The Union Area School District in New Castle, PA is seeking a PA certified Speech Language Pathologist for the district’s Extended School Year Program.  The ESY program services students in our middle/high school lifeskills and autistic support classrooms.  The ESY program will run Mondays through Thursdays from June 14 through July 15 from 8 am – 11 am.  The Speech Pathologist will be needed for approximately four hours per week during that time frame.  The days and hours worked are negotiable. Please note that this position is only for the summer program and the contract will not be renewed beyond the end date of the summer program.  An hourly rate will be determined based on the successful candidate’s education and experience.

Applicants must hold a current Pennsylvania certificate for School Speech and Language Pathologist PK-12, a master’s degree in Speech Pathology, and ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence. The ideal candidate will possess the following:

-Experience working with students at all grade levels (K-12)

-Experience working with students in autistic support and lifeskills programs

-Experience working with students with dysphagia

 

The deadline for applying is Friday, April 9, 2021 by 3:00 pm.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following materials: Letter of Interest, PA Standard Teaching Application, current resume with 3 references, copy of valid PA Certificate, and current (within one year) Act 34, 114, and 151 clearances, as well as Act 168 release.

Application materials should be submitted one of the following ways:

  1. Email s_odonnell@union.k12.pa.us with application materials
  2. Share a Google Folder with s_odonnell@union.k12.pa.us containing the required application materials
  3. Share a link to an online portfolio containing the required application materials
  4. Submit required application materials to the job posting on PA Educator website

Only complete applications submitted by the deadline will be considered.

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Child Specific Paraprofessional – Anticipated Opening

The Union Area School District is seeking applicants for an anticipated opening for a child-specific paraprofessional to work in our Autistic Support Classroom. Paraprofessionals work 5.75 hours per day plus a thirty minute unpaid lunch. The starting salary is $10.55 per hour.

Interested applicants should complete the General Employment Application found under the Employment Opportunities page of the district website.

The deadline for applying is March 12, 2021 or until a suitable candidate is found.

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.

Fingerprints

Click on the link to register for fingerprinting services


General Employment Application:

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.