Employment Opportunities


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

Full-Time Evening Custodial Position – Fringe benefits include medical, dental, and pension

Substitute Custodians

Substitute Bus Driver

District may provide free training to obtain CDL Licenses

School Security Officer

Provide and support school building security, monitor school visitors, coordinate with school police officers, and develop positive relationships with staff and students.

– Competitive salary

-Daylight hours

-Act 120 or Act 235 required (school may pay for Act 235 training if not currently certified).

-NASRO certified preferred


If you are interested in any of these positions, applications can be obtained in the Superintendent’s office located at 2106 Camden Avenue, New Castle, PA 16101, or online at www.union.k12.pa.us.

All Applicants must have the following clearances: Act 34 criminal history clearance, Child Abuse History clearance, and FBI fingerprint clearance.  Please mail in your application, cover letter, resume detailing experience, and clearances to Dr. Michael Ross, Superintendent at 2106 Camden Avenue, New Castle, PA 16101, or fax at (724) 658-8617. 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

General Employment Application:

The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.