Employment Opportunities

The Union Area School District in New Castle, PA is seeking a long-term middle school math substitute beginning August 24, 2020 and lasting approximately 8 weeks, with a possibility of the position extending longer.  Individual must hold a valid PA Math 7-12 certificate or valid PA math 7-9 certificate.

All long-term substitute positions are employed through Kelly Services.  The deadline for applying is August 7.   All application materials must be received by 3 pm on August 7 to be fully considered.  Only complete applications will be 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.

General Employment Application:


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

General Employment Application:

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.