Employment

 

COLUMBIA BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES Individuals interested in teaching/professional staff positions with the school district should register at PA Educator. The District obtains substitute teachers through the Substitute Teacher Service.  Contact them for more information. If you are interested in a support staff position – custodial, secretarial, cafeteria – please download and complete an Employment Application using this link: employment-application.  You can mail it, drop it off to the District, 200 N. 5th Street, Columbia, PA  17512 ATT: Deb Smith or email it to – HR@columbiabsd.org.  All candidates for employment with the Columbia Borough School District must have current Act 34, 151 and FBI Clearances. You may obtain clearances online through the following links: PA Child Abuse Clearance FBI Clearance PA State Police Clearance The Act 168 Disclosure Release form must also be filled out: Disclosure Release Form The Columbia Borough School District is an equal opportunity educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, and/or disability in any of its activities, programs, employment policies, or practices as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1974, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, or the American Disabilities Act of 1990. Please direct equal opportunity inquiries to Ms. Donna Prokay, Director of Human Resources, Columbia Borough School District, 200 N. 5th Street, Columbia, PA 17512, or call (717) 684-2283.

 

Below is a list of Employment Opportunities:

 

POSITION OPENING

POSITION TITLE:      Elementary Principal 

QUALIFICATIONS:    Full-time, twelve-month administrative position.  Enrollment 522; grades K-4.  Must be properly certified- PA prin. cert. required. Candidate should have strong instructional leadership, communication and collaborative skills; proven organizational abilities; ability to analyze data and apply results to instruction; and familiarity with urban schools.  Previous administrative experience is required. Min. five yrs. exp. in elem. classroom. ACTS 34/71/114/126/151/168 required.

PROCEDURE FOR  APPLYING:  Apply at PA-EDUCATOR web site: https://www.paeducator.net  Select Columbia Borough School District positions

Send letter of interest and resume to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 North Fifth Street

Columbia PA  17512

DEADLINE:                            March 15, 2019 until successful candidate is selected

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ANTICIPATED OPENING

Elementary Autistic Support Teacher 

2019-20 School Year

POSITION TITLE:  Elementary Autistic Support Teacher

QUALIFICATIONS:  Degree or Certification in Special Education (Masters Degree Preferred)

ROLE STATEMENT:  The Autistic Support Teacher will develop and implement an effective educational program for the students assigned to the Autistic Support program and work collaboratively with all members of the clinical support team.

DESCRIPTION:  Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the development and coordination of individualized academic, behavioral and social programming
  • Complete all necessary special education paperwork including IEP, NOREP, RR, Progress Monitoring, etc.
  • Attend training and participate in the PA Autism Initiative including VB-MAPP
  • Coordinate and facilitate parent meetings
  • Assist classroom teachers with instructional strategies to facilitate inclusion
  • Understand and implement evidenced-based behavioral interventions 

LOCATION:                            Park Elementary School

STATUS:                                   Full time – Available for 2019-20 School Year

CONTRACT:                          Teacher contract

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING:       Apply at PA-EDUCATOR web site: https://www.paeducator.net  Select Columbia Borough School District positions .  Send letter of interest and resume to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 North Fifth Street

Columbia, PA   17512

DEADLINE:                    Until Successful Candidate Selected

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ANTICIPATED POSITION OPENING

Emotional Support Teacher

2019-20 School Year

POSITION TITLE:  Emotional Support Teacher

QUALIFICATIONS:  Degree or Certification in Special Education (Master’s Degree Preferred)

ROLE STATEMENT:  The Emotional Support Teacher will develop and implement an effective educational program for the students assigned to the Emotional Support program and work collaboratively with all members of the clinical support team.

DESCRIPTION:   Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the development and coordination of individualized academic, behavioral and social programming
  • Complete all necessary special education paperwork including IEP, NOREP, RR, Progress Monitoring, etc.
  • Facilitate FBAs and develop PBSPs for students on their caseload
  • Coordinate and facilitate parent meetings
  • Assist classroom teachers with instructional strategies to facilitate inclusion
  • Understand and implement evidenced-based behavioral interventions

LOCATION:                            Columbia Borough School District

STATUS:                                   Full time – available 2019-20 school year

CONTRACT:                          Teacher contract

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING:       Apply at PA-EDUCATOR web site: https://www.paeducator.net  Select Columbia Borough School District positions .  Send letter of interest and resume to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 North Fifth Street

Columbia, PA   17512

DEADLINE:    Until Successful Candidate Selected

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ANTICIPATED OPENING

HIGH SCHOOL MATHEMATICS TEACHER

2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

Contracted – Full-time Position

 

POSITION TITLE:              Secondary – High School Mathematics Teacher

QUALIFICATIONS:         Successful candidate must have the following qualifications: Strong knowledge of PA Common Core Standards, Strong classroom management skills, Excellent oral and written communication skills, Independent but willing to work as a team.

LOCATION:                       Columbia High School

STATUS:                               Availability:  August 15, 2019

CONTRACT:                       Teacher Contract

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING: Apply at PA-EDUCATOR web site: https://www.paeducator.net  Select Columbia Borough School District positions

Send letter of interest and resume to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 N. 5th Street

Columbia, PA 17512

DEADLINE:                         March 1, 2019

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POSITION OPENING

POSITION TITLE:        Cafeteria Site Manager

QUALIFICATIONS:       High school diploma or GED, Act 34, 151, 168 and FBI Clearances. Must be able to stand for entire shift, knowledge, willingness and ability to implement proper School Breakfast and knowledge of National School Lunch Program, Child Nutrition, food safety and safety procedures.  Safe Serv Certified. Computer skills, supervisory experience and people skills required.

 LOCATION:                 Columbia High School

STATUS:                         Full-time, benefits, School Term

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING:  Send letter of interest and application to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 North Fifth Street

Columbia, PA   17512

DEADLINE:                 FEBRUARY 15, 2019

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POSITION OPENING

POSITION TITLE:                 Desk Support Specialist

QUALIFICATIONS:              Experience with repairing desktop and laptop hardware and software, experience in supporting – troubleshooting operational issues – COMP-TIA A+ certification. Driver’s License required. Acts 114,                                                            34, and 151 clearances and Act 168 Commonwealth of PA Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Form required.

HOURLY RATE:                    Dependent upon Education and Experience

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING:   Send letter of interest, resume, application, and 2 letters of reference to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 North Fifth Street

Columbia PA  17512

DEADLINE:                            until successful candidate is selected.

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Extra-Curricular Opening

POSITION TITLE:      Head Volleyball Coach

QUALIFICATIONS:  Successful candidate will be in charge of the volleyball program from grades 9-12.  Must be able to motivate athletes and be able to follow the direction of the school administration.  Prior school coaching experience is preferred but not necessary

Location:  Columbia High School

Procedure for applying:  Please send Cover Letter, Resume, and (3) References to:

Mr. Robert Kedney, Director of Extra-Curricular Activities

Columbia High School

901 Ironville Pike

Columbia, PA 17512

DEADLINE:                      Until successful candidate is selected

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JOB OPENING

POSITION TITLE:             Food Service Assistant

QUALIFICATIONS:           The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing and handling the preparation of school breakfast and lunches, able to communicate effectively with all school age students. Must be able to demonstrate excellent, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.  Driver’s license is required

REQUIREMENTS:                Part-time 10-month – School Term Student days.  Hourly compensation negotiable

STATUS:                                   Available Immediately

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING:     Send letter of interest, resume, references and application for employment to:

Alaina Melendez, Food Service Director

Columbia High School

901 Ironville Pike

Columbia, PA 17512

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 JOB OPENINGS

CUSTODIANS

CBSD is currently accepting applications for the following position (need to fill as soon as possible) :

Full-time Second Shift – District wide  –   Custodian

Requirements-High School diploma or GED.  Knowledge and ability to implement proper safety procedures.  Act 34, 151, 168 and FBI clearances required.  Driver’s license is required.  Submit application with 3 references to:

Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

200 N. 5th Street

Columbia, PA 17512

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JR. HIGH HEAD TRACK COACH

POSITION OPENING

Columbia Middle School – Hill Campus
Grades 7-8

Position Title:  The Columbia Borough School District is currently accepting applications for the position of Jr. High Head Track Coach.

Qualifications: Successful candidate will oversee the JH Track Program for students in grades 7-8.  Must be able to motivate athletes and coaches.  Must be able to follow the direction of the school administration and the Head Varsity Coach.  Prior school coaching experience is preferred but not necessary.

Location:  Columbia Middle School – Hill Campus

Procedure for applying:  Please send Cover Letter, Resume and (3) References to:

Robert Kedney, Director of Extra-Curricular Activities

Columbia High School

901 Ironville Pk.

Columbia, PA   17512

DEADLINE:                      Until Successful Candidate Selected

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 POSITION OPENING 

POSITION TITLE:             Director of Special Education

QUALIFICATIONS:           PA Certification-Supervisor of Special Education or other administrative certification allowing supervision of Special Education, Minimum of 5 years of teaching experience in Special Education

 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:         

  • Direct and manage the district’s special education program and staff
  • Provide leadership for improving the quality and scope of instruction in the Special Education Program
  • Oversee and ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations, mandates, and reporting in the areas of Special Education and English Language Learning
  • Possess knowledge of PA Standards and Regulations; proven strength in interpersonal, communicative, consultative, and collaborative skills
  • Work collaboratively with Directors and Building Level Administrators with implementation of evidenced-based practices, building continuum of services and programming for students in their least restrictive environment
  • Warrant compliance with all state, federal and local requirements
  • Oversee and manage the diagnostic, intervention, and referral process for special education eligibility

LOCATION:                     Columbia Borough School District

STATUS:                            12-month Full-time Administrator

SALARY:                          Dependent upon Education and Experience – Negotiable

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING:  Apply at PA-EDUCATOR web site: https://www.paeducator.net  Select Columbia Borough School District positions

Send letter of interest and resume to:

   Human Resources Department

Columbia Borough School District

         200 North Fifth Street

           Columbia, PA   17512

DEADLINE:          Until successful candidate is selected

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