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Mohonasen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Effective July 1, 2001, all new employees are subject to a fingerprint-supported criminal history background check in accordance with New York State SAVE Legislation. Non-teaching substitute employees are responsible for the one-time $99 fingerprinting processing fee.

Current job postings

When applying, please include the appropriate employment application.

Full-time School Monitor

Starting: Sept. 7, 2021
Hours: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.; 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Salary: $24,682 – $26,657
Benefits: Health insurance, NYS Retirement System and others
Skills: Good general intelligence, ability to establish good relationships, neat personal appearance, ability to maintain discipline, good physical condition, ability to make good judgments
Requirements: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school
equivalency diploma
Apply to: Forward current resume and application to: Christopher J. Ruberti, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central Schools, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: June 18, 2021

Full-time Cleaner – 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts available

Starting: ASAP
Hours: 8 hours per day
Salary: $26,000 – $27,513
Benefits: Health insurance, NYS Retirement System and others
Skills: Ability to perform routine cleaning and moving tasks
Specific Duties: Break down/Set up and moving of classroom and offices; wash windows, walls, all bathroom fixtures, etc.; sweeping, mopping, and washing of floors; and other routine duties as assigned

  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work cooperatively with the public, students and staff
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to lift and move up to 50 Lbs.

Requirements: Graduation from high school or GED
Apply to: Michael Sherman, Director of Facilities, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central Schools, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: ASAP as of June 3, 2021 – Applications will be reviewed upon receipt

Automotive Mechanic – Full Time

Start date: Anticipated for Aug. 1, 2021
Salary: $37,983 – $41,022
Benefits: Health insurance, NYS Retirement System and others
Skills/Requirements: Experience as a skilled automotive mechanic with the ability to repair school buses, trucks, passenger cars, tractors and other small equipment; experience in operating machine shop equipment; ability to do paperwork associated with the task; clean drivers license required; CDL B-5 license with a P/S endorsement preferred; and graduation from high school or GED
Apply to: Forward current resume and application to: Christopher J. Ruberti, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central Schools, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: June 18, 2021

Elementary Teacher – Long Term Substitute

Duration: September 2021 – June 2022
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State Elementary Certification required. Literacy and/or Special Education dual certification preferred
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital Please address cover letter to: Attn: Laurel Logan-King Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road,
Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: June 10, 2021

Elementary Teacher (two positions) – Probationary

Starting: September 2021
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State Elementary Certification required and Literacy Certification preferred
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital. Please address cover letter to: Attn: Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: June 10, 2021

Long-term Substitute – Mathematics, Draper Middle School

Duration: Sept. 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State mathematics 7-12 certification required; Math 5-6 extension preferred; Middle School level experience also preferred
Responsibilities: Promote an inclusive environment that welcomes students of all backgrounds. Develop and implement Draper’s middle school mathematics curriculum in conjunction with other grade level, subject area teachers. Collaborate with other middle school faculty/staff in order to assess student achievement on grade level assessments and benchmarks. Maintain accurate records as it pertains to student grades and achievement, attendance, discipline, and communication. Supervise students outside of the classroom as it pertains to the MTA contract. Participate in all faculty and department meetings.
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital Please address cover letter in Olas to: Attn: Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: June 16, 2021

Instructional Leaders – 6 Positions

Duration: September 2021 – June 2022
Area(s): Positive behavior intervention supports (2) Bradt; K-5 Special Education; 6-12 Special Education; Grade 5 Pinewood; response to education coordinator
Responsibilities:
Instructional leader group meets 3 times a year after school:

– Organizational
– Mid-Year Check-in
– End of Year

Participate in training on how to facilitate – leadership:
– 2 sessions

Act as communication liaison/link between instructors and administrators:
– Facilitates meetings with department/grade level/team
– Serves as point person to increase communication with administration – may include participation in CST and on building committees
– Responsible for creating agendas and with building/department administrator
– Disseminates agendas for grade level/team/department meetings
– Records minutes and places other documents from grade level/team/department meetings in google classroom
– Works with administration to facilitate data protocol, analysis and proposed action plan with team and administration
– Curricular role
– From curriculum work and data analysis generated, proposes goals for upcoming school year
– Coordinates assessment schedule with building administrator

Additional: Gathers feedback for Professional Development, technology, scheduling, proposed programmatic or schedule changes during budget process; Orders materials when applicable while working with administrators
Coordinates and plans field trips and special events; Recruits faculty for Parents as Learning Partners Events (PALP) and assists with planning

Requirements: Must be a Mohonasen Central School District full time tenured teacher.  In the absence of tenured teacher non-tenured teachers with at least two years of experience will be considered and may apply. (Preference Given to current Instructional Leaders)
Stipend: Per the MTA contract
Apply to: Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, District Office
Apply by: May 28, 2021

AIS Reading Teacher

Duration: September 2021 – June 2022
Areas: Grades K-2
Qualifications: New York state elementary certification
Salary: As per contract
Apply to: Principal Leslie Smith, Bradt Primary School
Apply by: May 27, 2021

AIS Writing Lab/SEL Teacher

Duration: September 2021 – June 2022
Areas: Grades K-2
Qualifications: New York state elementary certification
Salary: As per contract
Apply to: Principal Leslie Smith, Bradt Primary School
Apply by: May 27, 2021

AIS Writing Teacher

Duration: September 2021 – June 2022
Areas: Grades 3 to 5
Responsibilities: New York state elementary certification
Salary: As per contract
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital. Please address cover letter to: Attn: Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: June 3, 2021

Summer Stars Teacher – Grades 3-6

Start Date: July 6 to 28, 2021
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: NYS Certifications: Childhood Education 1-6; and/or Early Childhood Education B-2; and/or Literacy or Reading
Apply to: Jason Thompson, Pinewood Elementary Principal, jthompston@mohonasen.org
Apply by: May 25, 2021

Living Environment Teacher – High School (probationary)

Start Date: Sept. 1
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State Certification in Living Environment Science (7-12) required
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/  Please address cover letter to: Attn: Laurel Logan-King Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: May 24, 2021

Licensed Speech/Language Pathologist Long-term Substitute, Grades K-2

Duration: Sept. 2, 2021 to Dec. 23, 2021 (Possibly through the end of the school year)
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: NYS Speech and Language Pathologist Certification. Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) required
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/
Apply by: May 24, 2021

Technology Teacher (probationary)

Start Date: September 2021
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: NYS Certificate in Technology Certification required
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/
Apply by: May 24, 2021

Teacher Assistant – All Levels

Start Date: ASAP
Hours: Six hours per day
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: Level 1 Certification or higher required. Good interpersonal skills, able to interact with students, able to manage
classroom discipline, able to communicate with other teachers.
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/
Apply by: May 24, 2021

Elementary Teacher – 6th Grade – (Probationary)

Starting: September 2021
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State Early Childhood Education Certification and/or Childhood Education Certification required
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/   Please address cover letter to: Attn: Laurel Logan-King Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: May 24, 2021

Maintenance Helper

Start Date: ASAP
Location: Multiple buildings and grounds
Salary: $29,580 – $31,620
Qualifications and Requirements: Graduation from high school or TASC (GED)
Apply by: May 28, 2021
Apply to: Send resume and letter of application to: Christopher J. Ruberti, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303

Special Education Teacher – K-2 (probationary 1.0)

Start Date: September 1
Salary: As per contract
Certification: Students with Disabilities: Birth to Grade 6
Apply by: May 14
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/ Please address cover letter to Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303

Special Education Teacher – Draper Middle School (probationary position)

Start Date: September 1, 2021
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State Students with Disabilities Certification (Grades 5-9 or 7-12) Required. Preference given to candidates with Mathematics Content Specialty
Apply to: www.olasjobs.org/capital Please address cover letter to Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: May 3, 2021

Technology Teacher (probationary position)

Start Date: September 2021
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York State Certification in Technology Education required
Apply to: www.olasjobs.org/capital Please address cover letter to Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: April 19, 2021

Summer School Teacher 6-8 (12 positions)

Start Date: July 6 to August 13, 2021
Salary: As per contract:
Apply to: Rick Arket, Draper Middle School Principal, rarket@mohonasen.org

School Traffic Officer

Start Date: Ongoing
Responsibilities: This position involves responsibility for the exercise of vigilance in stopping and directing traffic for the protection of children crossing streets and roads going to and from school. The work is performed independently with occasional directions from a superior. The successful candidate(s) will do related work as required.
Duties: Directs traffic at cross walks near school; Aids children crossing streets; Stops traffic when children are ready to cross; and Instructs younger children concerning proper placement and precautions to be taken when crossing a street or road.
Qualifications: Good general intelligence; ability to be firm and courteous with the public; ability to get along well with children; ability to read and write; good hand-eye coordination; good powers of observation; willingness to work outdoors, occasionally under adverse weather conditions; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Minimum qualifications: Completion of two years of high school.
Salary: $15 per hour
Apply to: Rotterdam Town Hall website click Forms for a job application.
Apply by: ASAP

Teacher Assistant – All Levels

Start date: ASAP
Hours: 6 hours per day
Salary: Per contract
Qualifications: Level 1 Certification or higher required.
Requirements: Good interpersonal skills, able to interact with students, able to manage classroom discipline, able to communicate with other teachers.
Apply to: https://www.olasjobs.org/capital

Food Service Helper – Cafeteria Aide (2.5 hours/day)

Start date: Immediately
Salary: $12.50 per hour
Qualifications: Ability to supervise students
Requirements: Graduation from high school  or GED
Apply to: Send letter and resume to: Christopher J. Ruberti, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303

Computer Help Desk Specialist – Provisional

Salary: $29,081 – $31,408
Skills: Provide day to day consultation, training, instruction, troubleshooting and communications to the personal computer user for hardware, software, network and related computer systems and peripheral devices; ensures their operation for individuals and groups of computer users; at times installs and configures systems; maintains hardware and software inventory and assists with acquisitions.
Minimum qualifications: Graduation from an accredited high school or GED and at least two years of experience in a customer service and/or information technology field.
Requirements: Must meet Schenectady County Civil Service requirements. Position is classified as competitive and is subject to applicants obtaining a qualifying score on the related Civil Service exam.
Forward current resume and letter of application to: Christopher J. Ruberti, assistant superintendent for business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303.
Apply by: Ongoing.

Food Service Helper: Cafeteria Aide (2.5 hours/day)

Location: Bradt Primary School
Salary: Per M.S.S.A contract
Skills: Ability to supervise students
Requirements: Graduation from high school or GED
Forward current resume and letter of application to: Christopher J. Ruberti, assistant superintendent for business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Apply by: Ongoing

Substitute Monitor

Starting: ASAP
Salary: $13.90/hour
Skills: Good general intelligence, ability to establish good relationships with children and others, neat personal appearance, ability to maintain discipline, good physical condition, ability to make good judgments
Requirements: Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma. Security Guard training a plus.
Forward current resume and letter of interest to: Christopher J. Ruberti, assistant superintendent for business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central Schools, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady NY 12303
Apply by: Applications will be evaluated as they are received.

Teacher Assistant/Teacher Assistant Substitutes (All levels)

Starting: As needed
Salary: As per contract.
Qualifications: Level 1 Certification or higher required. Good interpersonal skills, able to interact with students, able to manage classroom discipline, able to communicate with other teachers.
Apply to: Send letter of interest, resume and references to: Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum/Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303.
Deadline for applications: Ongoing.

Substitute Bus Drivers

Salary: As per contract.
Qualifications: Clean NYS Driver’s License; High School diploma or GED
Application: Download here
Apply to: Forward current resume and letter of application to: Randolph P. Jerreld, Transportation Supervisor, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2090 Helderberg Ave., Schenectady, NY 12306.

Part-time Bus Aide (20 hrs/wk)

Requirements: Graduation from high school or GED; Must be able to pass a physical performance test
Skills: Maintain order and control of students on bus; Assist with wheelchair/handicapped students on and off bus
Salary: Per MSSA Contract
Apply to: Forward current resume and letter of application to: Randolph P. Jerreld, Transportation Supervisor, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2090 Helderberg Ave., Schenectady, NY 12306.

Part-time and Substitute Food Service Helpers

Interested in becoming a Food Service Helper?  Would you enjoy the convenience of following the school calendar?  Our Food Service positions offer employees the opportunity to be home when their children are home from school.  If you or someone you know is interested in a part-time job with flexible hours, please contact Kimberly Gagnon, Food Service Director, 518-356-8227. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Need for School Bus Drivers & Substitute Bus Drivers

Looking for a part-time job with flexible hours? Like many schools around the region, Mohonasen is facing a serious shortage of bus drivers. If you or someone you know might be interested in a part-time job, please contact our Transportation Department at 356-8260. Mohonasen provides free training for the required CDL Class B license.

Our bus drivers typically work two shifts each day, from 6:45-8:45 a.m. and 2-4 p.m. There is also need for a driver interested in working a 2:30-4:30 p.m. shift only. Salary is per contract (plus health benefits for those working 20 hours/week). This is a great job for reliable drivers who like working with kids in our community and could use a part-time income. Recently retired? Many of our current bus drivers say the job keeps them busy — but not too busy to enjoy their retirement! For more information or to apply, download an application and contact Transportation Supervisor Randy Jerreld at 518-356-8260.