Employment Opportunities

Music Teacher/Band Director

The Union Area School District in New Castle, PA is seeking applications for a full-time permanent music/band teacher. Applicants must a hold valid Pennsylvania Music K-12 certificate.

This position is responsible for the following: (1) teaching general music classes, (2) conducting elementary, middle, and high school band lessons with individual students and small groups, (3) directing the marching band including organizing and planning summer band camp and rehearsals, performing at football games, and performing at community parades and events, (4) developing a strong working relationship with the Band and Auxiliary Parent Organization, (5) directing the high school and middle school concert bands, and (6) conducting the elementary band.

The deadline for applying is October 21, 2020. All application materials must be received by 3:00 pm on October 21, 2020, 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, Act 114, and Act 151 clearances, and 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.

 

Part-Time Long-Term Elementary Art Substitute 

The Union Area School District in New Castle, PA is seeking applications for the position of Part-Time Elementary Art Teacher Long-Term Substitute for grades PK-5.  PA certification in Art K-12 is required for this position.

All long-term substitute positions are employed through Kelly Services.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

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.

 

 

 

 

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.