Employment Opportunities

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updated 4/4/17

Professional Staff Vacancies for 2017/18:
3 – Elementary teachers (PreK-4 Certificate)
2 – Intermediate teachers (4-8 Certificate
2 – Special Ed. teachers (PreK-8 Certificate)
1 – School Psychologist (PreK-12 Certificate)
1 – School Nurse (School Nurse Certificate)

  • Receptionist/Business Office Specialist   This position is responsible for greeting/assisting parents, taxpayers, and community members, processing free and reduced lunch applications and serves as the Tax Collector for the district.   Successful candidate must have excellent organizational skills with attention to detail, be able to multi-task and problem solve in a fast paced environment.  Must be proficient with Microsoft office suite (Word, Excel and Power Point) and have exceptional written and verbal communication skills.  High School Diploma required, Associates Degree preferred. Benefits include medical/dental and life insurance/paid sick, vacation and personal days. Salary negotiable
  • Secretary to the Office of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment  This position serves as the administrative assistant to the Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment.  Duties include: Supporting curriculum, professional learning, technology, state assessment administration and managing district grants. A successful candidate will have excellent organization, attention to detail, ability to multi-task and anticipate problems. It is preferred that candidates have proficiency with Microsoft tools (PowerPoint, Word, Excel), Google suite (Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms) and social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram).  Must have exceptional written and verbal communication skills.  Education Required: High School Diploma, Associates Degree preferred. School Business Experience would be a plus. Benefits include medical/dental and life insurance/paid sick, vacation and personal days. Salary negotiable.
  • School Nurse Substitutes – all schools-RN License required
  • Nurse Paraprofessional Substitutes – all schools-LPN License required

Day-to-Day Substitutes needed for all schools
Blossburg, Liberty and Mansfield

  • Teacher
  • Paraprofessional (teacher assistant)
  • Secretary

To apply for a Teacher, Secretary or Paraprofessional substitute position CLICK HERE to go to Source4Teachers site

 Day-to-Day Substitutes needed for all schools

Blossburg, Liberty and Mansfield
Please follow application instructions below

  • School Nurse (requires school nurse cert. or RN License for emergency cert.)
  • Nurse Paraprofessional (requires LPN license)
  • Cafeteria
  • Custodian

(click on the italicized items for more details)


Application Materials Required

Professional Positions

 (teacher, school nurse)

Application Materials Required

Support Staff Positions

(paraprofessional, cafeteria, secretary, custodian)

Standard Application for Teaching in PA

(link to PDF application form)

(link to PDE website for Word format)

Support Staff Application (Microsoft Word Doc.)

Support Staff Application (PDF) 

Letter of Interest Letter of Interest
Resume Resume

Act 168
Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Form

This form is required before interview/hire

Section 1 must be filled in and sent to Sandy Skolny

Current Clearances (click for instructions)   

Act 34 PA State Police Criminal History

Act 114 FBI Criminal History – fingerprinting
(be sure to choose PA Department of Education)

Child Abuse History (Act 151-form CY113) or online

Act 24-PDE-6004 Arrest/conviction Report

Clearances must be less than 1 year old at the time of employment.
Clearances MUST be renewed every 60 months (5 years) after being hired and you continue to be employed by STSD.

Placement Office Credentials and/or 3 Letters of Reference Letters of Reference
Copy of PA Teaching Certificate
Transcripts (official transcripts for emergency certificate applications)
Emergency Certificate Instructions (for those who hold a Bachelor’s degree but do not have a teaching certificate)
Additional items required upon notification of employment:

I-9 Employment Eligibility Form + 2 forms of ID (return pages 7-8)

click to download Student Activities (coach) Application

Application portfolios are generally kept on file for up to 2 years.

If you have a portfolio on file, you only need to send a letter of interest to activate your file.

Paper copies of all forms listed above may also be obtained at the Southern Tioga SD

Boyanowski Administration Building, 241 Main Street, Blossburg, PA.

Mail applications to: 

Southern Tioga School District
Boyanowski Administration Building
241 Main Street, Blossburg PA 16912
ATTN: Sandy Skolny

For more information you may contact:

Sandy Skolny, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent, 570-638-2183 ext. 306, sskolny@southerntioga.org

Equal Opportunity Education Institution, as required by Title IX and Title VI of the PA Statutes.