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SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS’ ASSURANCE:

It is the philosophy of the Westfield Academy and Central School District to hire the best available applicant to fill any vacancy. The Westfield Academy and Central School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, disabilities or marital status.  

Vacancies

Teaching Position Vacancy for the 2023-24 School Year

Job Description:

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Special Education Teacher to join our team. As a Special Education Teacher, you will be responsible for providing specialized instruction and support to students with disabilities. You will work closely with students, parents, and other educators to develop and implement Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) that meet the unique needs of each student.

 1.O  FTE Special Education Teacher

Secondary Special Education Teacher Certification Required and with Math Certification Preferred

Responsibilities:

- Develop and implement IEPs for students with disabilities

- Provide specialized instruction and support to students in various subject areas

- Adapt teaching methods and materials to meet the individual needs of each student

- Collaborate with general education teachers and other professionals to ensure the inclusion and integration of students with disabilities in the general education curriculum

- Monitor and assess student progress, and make necessary adjustments to instructional strategies

- Communicate regularly with parents and guardians to provide updates on student progress and discuss any concerns or challenges

- Attend and participate in team meetings, professional development workshops, and other school-related activities

- Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of student progress, attendance, and behavior

- Ensure a safe and inclusive learning environment for all students

 Qualifications:

- Valid NYS teaching certification in Special Education

- Experience working with students with disabilities, preferably in a school setting

- Knowledge of special education laws, regulations, and best practices

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Ability to work collaboratively with students, parents, and other educators

- Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with students with disabilities

Deadline:  June 30, 2024

To apply, please click on the following link:  http://www.wnyric.org/application

Teaching Position Vacancy for the 2024-25 School Year

Job Description:

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate Special Education Teacher to join our team. As a Special Education Teacher, you will be responsible for providing specialized instruction and support to students with disabilities. You will work closely with students, parents, and other educators to develop and implement Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) that meet the unique needs of each student.

  • 2  - 1.0 FTE Special Education Teachers

Responsibilities:

- Develop and implement IEPs for students with disabilities

- Provide specialized instruction and support to students in various subject areas

- Adapt teaching methods and materials to meet the individual needs of each student

- Collaborate with general education teachers and other professionals to ensure the inclusion and integration of students with disabilities in the general education curriculum

- Monitor and assess student progress, and make necessary adjustments to instructional strategies

- Communicate regularly with parents and guardians to provide updates on student progress and discuss any concerns or challenges

- Attend and participate in team meetings, professional development workshops, and other school-related activities

- Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of student progress, attendance, and behavior

- Ensure a safe and inclusive learning environment for all students

Qualifications:

- Valid NYS teaching certification in Special Education

- Experience working with students with disabilities, preferably in a school setting

- Knowledge of special education laws, regulations, and best practices

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Ability to work collaboratively with students, parents, and other educators

- Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for working with students with disabilities

To apply, please click on the following link:  http://www.wnyric.org/application

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS-CERTIFIED & UNCERTIFIED, TEACHER’S AIDES AND TEACHING ASSISTANTS 

Please submit the substitute teacher application. Certified teachers must submit a copy of the valid teaching certificate. If you are interested in substituting as a teaching assistant and/or teacher's aide, please check the area on the application.

The substitute teacher's aide, bus driver, cleaner, bus monitor, and cafeteria positions require a civil service application to be filled out but there is no exam required. These positions require a non-teaching application as well.

SUBSTITUTE CLEANER

Westfield Central School is accepting applications for a Cleaner I and substitute cleaner in the buildings and grounds department. It is preferred but not necessary applicant have working knowledge of building cleaning methods, procedures and equipment; ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions; willingness to perform routine cleaning and other manual asks; applicant must be physically capable for the demands of the job. Please fill out a civil service application and a non-teaching application. NYS Education Finger Print Clearance is required.

SUBSTITUTE BUS DRIVER

Must be twenty-one years of age, a high school graduate and have a clean driving record. It is required that applicants possess a CDL class B with Passenger, School Bus and air brake endorsements. Applicant must be physically capable for the demands of the job.

Please submit a non-teaching application and a civil service application which can be found in this section of the website to Mr. Michael Cipolla, Westfield Academy and Central School, 203 East Main Street, Westfield, NY  14787. 

SUBSTITUTE FOOD SERVICE HELPERS ARE NEEDED

Westfield Central School is accepting applications for substitute food service helpers.  Applicants must minimally be eighteen years old and a high school graduate or its equivalency and must be physically capable for the demands of the job.   In addition, must have NYS Education Fingerprint Clearance. 

  • Assist in the preparation and serving of food

  • Assist in the use of kitchen equipment used in the preparation of food

  • Assist food handling, including proper storage of food

  • Cleans all aspects of the kitchen, etc. (equipment, serving area, washes dishes, pots, pans, tableware, etc.)

  • Maintains and cleans food preparation and storage areas

  • Clean and sanitize tables in dining room

  • Performs related duties as required

For more information, you may contact Heather Myers, Food Service Director at hmyers@westfieldcsd.org.  A non-teaching application and the civil service application can be obtained in this section of the district website. Applications will be accepted on a continual basis. Please mail the applications to Mr. Michael Cipolla, Westfield Academy and Central School, 203 East Main Street, Westfield, NY 14787. 

SUBSTITUTES FOR SCHOOL NURSE

Substitutes for School Nurse are needed

  • Registered Nurse & Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Must have NYS Certification and NYS Education Department Finger Print Clearance

Please mail application with letter of interest, resume and references to Mr. Michael Cipolla, Westfield Academy and Central School, 203 East Main Street, Westfield, NY 14787.