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Employment Opportunities

Current Vacancies
 
Special Education Paraprofessionals & Personal Care Aides
Qualifications: Preferred that candidates possess an associate degree or higher OR have completed at least two (2) years of postsecondary studies.  Those who do not meet either criteria must meet a rigorous standard of quality as demonstrated through a state or local assessment, which the district will facilitate during year one of employment.
Description: The general duties of a paraprofessional/PCA include but are not limited to assisting students with special needs with general daily classroom activities under the direction of a certified teacher; assisting with implementation of behavioral support and health plans; supporting students in the general education setting; providing care and support for students' physical and emotional health; ensuring students' personal safety; assisting with data collection procedures at the direction of a certified teacher or administrator; and fulfilling all other duties as assigned by the Director of Special Education and/or Building Principal.
Location:  Positions available at all Lakeland schools
Compensation:  $16.00 per hour in accordance with the 2021-2025 LESPA CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled
Anticipated Start Date: Immediately
 
Full-Time First Shift Custodian
Qualifications: Must possess a high school diploma or equivalency; provide references demonstrating successful employment from at least one previous employer; demonstrate an ability to follow oral and written directions; adhere to established safety practices; effectively communicate with diverse groups of staff members; and be able to meet the physical demands associated with the position of custodian.
Description: The general duties of a custodian include but are not limited to promoting a clean, safe, and orderly environment for students and staff; performing general cleaning of classrooms, bathrooms, and shared spaces within the school; conducting setup and teardown for all school events and activities; performing snow removal during the winter season; assisting with maintenance of district buildings and grounds; and fulfilling all other duties as assigned by administration and/or the Head Maintenance employee of the building.
Location:  Lakeland Elementary - Mayfield Campus
Compensation:  $16.00 per hour plus benefits in accordance with the 2021-2025 LESPA CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Anticipated Start Date: Immediately
 
Full-Time Second Shift Custodian
Qualifications: Must possess a high school diploma or equivalency; provide references demonstrating successful employment from at least one previous employer; demonstrate an ability to follow oral and written directions; adhere to established safety practices; effectively communicate with diverse groups of staff members; and be able to meet the physical demands associated with the position of custodian.
Description: The general duties of a custodian include but are not limited to promoting a clean, safe, and orderly environment for students and staff; performing general cleaning of classrooms, bathrooms, and shared spaces within the school; conducting setup and teardown for all school events and activities; performing snow removal during the winter season; assisting with maintenance of district buildings and grounds; and fulfilling all other duties as assigned by administration and/or the Head Maintenance employee of the building.
Location:  Lakeland Jr/Sr High School
Compensation:  $16.00 per hour plus benefits in accordance with the 2021-2025 LESPA CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Anticipated Start Date: Immediately
 
Part-Time Second Shift Custodian
Qualifications: Must possess a high school diploma or equivalency; provide references demonstrating successful employment from at least one previous employer; demonstrate an ability to follow oral and written directions; adhere to established safety practices; effectively communicate with diverse groups of staff members; and be able to meet the physical demands associated with the position of custodian.
Description: The general duties of a custodian include but are not limited to promoting a clean, safe, and orderly environment for students and staff; performing general cleaning of classrooms, bathrooms, and shared spaces within the school; conducting setup and teardown for all school events and activities; performing snow removal during the winter season; assisting with maintenance of district buildings and grounds; and fulfilling all other duties as assigned by administration and/or the Head Maintenance employee of the building.
Location:  Lakeland Elementary - Mayfield Campus
Compensation:  $14.00 per hour in accordance with the 2021-2025 LESPA CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Anticipated Start Date: Immediately
Anticipated Vacancies 2022-2023 School Year
 
Elementary Teacher
Certification: Must possess an active PA certificate in Grades PK-4 (2825), Grades 4-8 (3100), or Elementary K-6 (2810)
Description:  The general duties of an elementary teacher include planning standards-aligned, grade appropriate lessons; designing engaging instructional activities to facilitate delivery of district curriculum; implementing accurate and effective assessment strategies; creating and maintaining a safe and welcoming learning environment for students; communicating effectively with students, parents, colleagues, and administration; collaborating as part of a grade level team; maintaining accurate records; and fulfilling all other duties associated with the role of an elementary educator.
Location:  TBD
Compensation:  In accordance with the 2019-2024 Lakeland School District CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Anticipated Start Date: August 29, 2022
 
Special Education Teacher
Certification: Must possess an active PA certificate in Special Education PK-12 (9231), Special Education PK-8 (9227), or Special Education 7-12 (9227)
Description:  The general duties of a special education teacher include providing individualized academic support to students with Individualized Educational Programs; planning and delivering appropriate lessons and activities to reinforce district curriculum; creating and maintaining a safe and welcoming learning environment for students; working as part of the multi-disciplinary team to develop, monitor, and maintain students' Individualized Educational Programs; conducting progress monitoring; communicating effectively with students, parents, colleagues, and administration; coordinating the effective utilization of support staff and agency personnel; and fulfilling all other duties associated with the role of a special education teacher.  
Location:  TBD
Compensation:  In accordance with the 2019-2024 Lakeland School District CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Anticipated Start Date: August 29, 2022
 
Elementary Counselor
Certification: Must possess an active PA Elementary and Secondary School Counselor (1839) certificate
Description:  The general duties of an elementary school counselor include providing comprehensive support services to students in grades K through 6; developing relationships with students and families to support a safe and welcoming environment for all students; meeting with students individually to address acute and ongoing mental, emotional, and academic needs; communicating effectively with students, parents, colleagues, and administration; serving as a liaison between school personnel, families, and outside service providers; facilitating PSSA testing and other forms of school-wide assessment; conducting small and large-group lessons on topics related to student academic success, social skill development, relationship-building, etc.; overseeing the implementation of career readiness/exploration activities; taking a leadership role in the school's PBIS and SAP programs; and fulfilling all other duties associated with the role of an elementary school counselor.
Location:  Lakeland Elementary - Scott Campus
Compensation:  In accordance with the 2019-2024 Lakeland School District CBA
Application Deadline: Applications will be accepted until the position is filled
Anticipated Start Date: August 29, 2022