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Whitehall Central School District

Employment Opportunities

Instructional Positions

POSITION: Dean of Students

POSTED: 2017-11-20

Title: Dean of Students
Job Description: The Dean of Students will work closely with the principal, school personnel and students to continuously build and maintain a positive and safe school climate. The Dean of Students will be the primary coordinator of student conduct and attendance policies. The Dean of Students will follow the 10 month school calendar as well as 10 working days in the s.ummer.
Qualifications: Administrative certification is preferred by not required. Applicants should have experience in teaching or administration at the Middle/High School level. Applicants must have a valid New York State Teacher or Administrative certification at the time of application.
Knowledge and Abilities: • Positive behavioral interventions and support • Creating and implementing student behavior expectations • Conflict resolution strategies • Follow through on directives • Establish and maintain positive communication with parents, students, faculty and staff • Maintain a safe and orderly learning environment • Works with guidance, social worker and psychologist to develop positive interventions strategies for at risk students. • Meet schedules and deadlines
Duties and Responsibilities: • Develops and administers disciplinary procedures in accordance with state and district policies; receives referrals and confers with students, parents, teachers and law enforcement; responds to and resolves parent, student, and staff concerns and complaints; serves on discipline and expulsion panels as needed. • Monitors and organizes attendance policy creation and enforcement; prepares letters, calls parents, and attends meetings as needed, regarding absent or tardy students; provides leadership for attendance improvement efforts. • Participates as needed in Individual Educational Plans meetings and Student Study Teams. • Supervises students on campus before and after school; monitors students during lunch, passing periods and other activities as needed. • Participate in interviewing, selecting, hiring, supervising and evaluation of faculty and staff. • Prepare quarterly and end of year discipline and attendance reports to present to the principal. • Participate in the planning, preparation and execution of all safety procedures including dissemination of information,drills and training. • Attend professional development opportunities to strength school procedures and guidelines as they relate to the Dean of Students position. • Perform other duties as assigned by the Principal or Superintendent of Schools.

Interested candidates must upload the following documents to OLAS: (a) cover letter addressed to Mr. Brian J . Keller, Principal; (b) Resume; (c) Three letters of recommendation; (d) Copy of teaching certificate (s); (e Copies of College Transcripts

POSITION: Science Teacher

POSTED: 2017-10-24

Science Teacher – The Whitehall Middle/High School has an immediate opening for a full-time tenure track science teacher. Applicants must have General Science Certification that allows them to teach 7th and 8th grade science. Please upload the following documents to OLAS: (a) cover letter; (b) resume; (c) three current letters of recommendation; (d) copy of teaching certificate(s); (e) copies of college transcripts. Applicants selected for interviews will be contacted by the District.

Post date: October 24, 2017 until position is filled.

POSITION: Anticipated Vacancy: Elementary Teacher

POSTED: 2017-08-23

Teacher - Elementary School

The Whitehall Central School District is now accepting applications for an anticipated vacancy, beginning September 1, 2017, for a full-time, four-year tenure track Elementary Teacher.

Applicants must have, or be eligible to receive, NYS certification in Childhood Education Grades 1-6, prior to starting their duties in September. Interested and qualified candidates must upload the following documents to OLAS:

(a) cover letter addressed to Mr. Richard Trowbridge, Principal;
(b) Resume
(c) Three letters of recommendation;
(d) Copy of Teaching Certificate (s); (e) Copies of College Transcripts.

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Non-Instructional Positions

POSITION: Maintenance Mechanic

POSTED: 2017-09-22

The Whitehall Central School District is looking to fill the position of Building Maintenance Mechanic. This is a full time, 12 month position. Hours will be 12:00 noon - 8:30 PM

General Responsibilities:

This position supervises or performs repairs to plumbing, steam lines, electric wiring and equipment, furniture, doors and windows, hardware and varied mechanical equipment and machinery. Oversees and takes part in ordinary building cleaning operations. Makes inspection of property ascertain repair needs and performs preventative maintenance. Supervises and participates in a general grounds maintenance program. And is on call for emergencies and for snow plowing. And other duties as required.


$28,000 to $35,000 depending on experience, health and dental insurance as per CSEA contract.

Minimum Qualifications:

(A) One year of journey level experience in one of the recognized skilled trades; or

(B) Four years of experience in either general building construction or maintenance work in one or more of the standard trades, such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, etc.

(C ) An equivalent combination of experience and training within the limits of (A) and (B) Note: Must be a high school graduate and have a valid NYS Drivers' License.
To Apply: Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and completed civil service application to:

Thomas Foryan, Assistant Superintendent of Building and Grounds
Whitehall Central School
PO Box 29
Whitehall, NY 12887
Or via email: tforyan@railroaders.net

Civil Service Application

POSITION: Substitute Bus Drivers

POSTED: 2017-08-22

Position: Substitute Bus Driver

  • Paid training to obtain a CDL license is provided by the District
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Starting pay - $17 per hour
  • Potential to lead to full time

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must obtain CDL Driving permit
  • Must pass a NYS DMV Physician’s Examination
  • Must pass a pre-employment US DOT Drug screen and random drug screens thereafter
  • Must pass fingerprint and background check by NYS Department of Criminal Justice

To Apply: Interested Candidates should contact:
Sue Ryder
Whitehall Central School
PO Box 29
Whitehall, NY 12887
518-499- 0808
Or via email: sryder@railroaders.net

Administrative Positions

No Postings at This Time

Today's Lunch

Elementary: ​ ​Turkey​ ​Dinner Mashed Potato w/ gravy Turkey w/ Stuffing Cranberry Sauce Butternut Squash Pumpkin Mousse Fruit / Milk
High School: ​ ​Turkey​ ​Dinner Mashed Potato w/ gravy Turkey w/ Stuffing Cranberry Sauce Butternut Squash Pumpkin Mousse Fruit / Milk

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Parent Portal *NEW*

The schooltool Parent Portal is back. Please contact the High School Guidance office at wcsguidance@railroaders.net to confirm your information and your account will be activated.

The schooltool Student Portal is now back online, and students can use the "Sign-In with Google" button to log-in on their Chromebooks.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Board of Education

Next Meeting:

Monday September 18th
in LGI


Principal's Message

Incoming Pre-K and Kindergarten Parents:

Open House tonight!

Tuesday, September 5th, 5:30pm-6:30pm

This is a chance to meet your child's teacher and check out their classroom!

Mr. Trowbridge


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