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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.

Long-term Substitute Elementary Education

Duration: Sept. 9, 2019 to Dec. 20, 2019
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York state Elementary Education Certification and/or Childhood Education Certification required
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital
Deadline for applications: Aug. 23, 2019

Long-term Substitute Foreign Language Teacher (Spanish)

Starting: Sept. 1, 2019
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York state Foreign Language Certification required
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
Deadline: Aug. 20, 2019

12 Month IPS1 Clerical Position

Starting: Potentially August 26, 2019
Location: Pinewood Main Office
Work Schedule: 12 months
Salary: $28,510 to $30,792
Benefit Highlights: Health insurance, Employees Retirement System (ERS)
Skills: Organizational skills, use of Google Docs and spreadsheets, payroll processing, ability to work as part of a team.
Requirements: Graduation from high school or GED. Five years of clerical experience. Must meet Civil Service requirements to take IPS1 exam when offered.
Apply to: Forward current resume and letter of application to Christopher J. Ruberti, assistant superintendent of business, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY 12303
Deadline: Aug. 16, 2019

Anticipated Vacancy: Elementary Library Media Specialist (Probationary)

Starting: Sept. 1, 2019
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: NYS Library Media Specialist certification
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
Deadline: Aug. 16, 2019

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Secondary Level)

Starting: Sept. 1, 2019
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: New York state Licensed Clinical Social Worker required
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital or send a letter of interest, resume and references to Attn: Laurel Logan-King, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District, 2072 Curry Road, Schenectady NY 12303
Deadline: Aug. 16, 2019

School Nurse

Pinewood School, 10-month position

Starting: Sept. 1, 2019
Salary: As per contract
Qualifications: Registered Professional Nurse Certification required
Apply to: Online applications: www.olasjobs.org/capital
Deadline: August 11, 2019

Anticipated Vacancy: Director of Special Education

Full-time, Probationary Appointment

Starting: Jan. 1, 2020
Salary: Range $95,000 to $110,000
Qualifications: The Successful candidate shall provide educational leadership and supervision to Special Education personnel and programs. Will ensure that the programs are in compliance with all state and federal regulations consistent with Federal Law and the Part 200 Regulations of the Commissioner governing the education of children with handicapping conditions. Will develop a close working relationship with building and district level administrators. Will be responsible for planning, managing and evaluating programs of Special Education and related services, homebound instruction, out of district placements and coordinate STAC and Medicaid submissions. Will oversee the timely submission of State Education reports and author and manage multiple grants including but not limited to 611 and 619. Will coordinate the activities of the District Committees on Special Education (CSE/CPSE) and assess the development of department policies and practices. Will facilitate professional learning, including training in laws and regulations related to the CSE/CPSE and specific disabilities for special education and general education.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • A high level of organization
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships at the building and district
    level
  • Decision-making skills that support thoughtful planning and
    processing
  • A positive demeanor, sense of humor and compassion
  • Reflective practice and continuous improvement
  • Motivation and excellent work ethic

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
Deadline: August 2, 2019

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 356-8260.