Employment

Thank you for your interest in a position with the Greater Johnstown School District. Please scroll down this page to see the following:

  • Certified Positions (Administrators, Teachers and Teaching Assistants)
  • Coaching Positions
  • Classified Openings (Building & Grounds, Clerical Staff, Custodians, Food Service Workers, Nurses and Teacher Aides)
  • Upcoming Civil Service Tests, Fulton County NY

The Greater Johnstown School District has the following anticipated vacancies:

Vacant Certified Positions (Administrators, Teachers and Teaching Assistants)

  • Extended Leave Substitute Elementary Teacher at Pleasant Ave., anticipated from September 26, 2018 – January 1, 2019. Interested candidates should reply as set forth below, no later than June 6, 2018.
  • Extra-curricular Advisors for 2018-19. Stipends per JTA contract. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest to Interim JHS Assistant Principal Michael Beatty by May 25, 2018, as follows: 1) A separate letter for each co-curricular position for which you are applying; 2) District employees to indicate assigned work building; 3) Non-district employees to indicate current address, phone number, and attach copy of SED fingerprint clearance.
  • Principal at Knox Junior High; 12-month probationary position beginning July 1, 2018. Interested candidates should reply as set forth below, no later than May 24, 2018.
  • Assistant Principal at Johnstown High School; 10-month (plus 23 days) probationary position beginning July 1, 2018. Interested candidates should reply as set forth below, no later than May 24, 2018.

Candidates interested in administrative, teacher, or teacher assistant positions may submit an application through the Online Application System for Educators at www.olasjobs.org, or send a letter of interest, resume, certification, transcripts and references to the Superintendent’s Office, 1 Sir Bills Circle, Suite 101, Johnstown NY 12095, together with a certified staff application. Visit the forms page to download the certified staff application. GJSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Coaching Positions

  • None at this time

Candidates interested in coaching positions should submit a letter of interest with qualifications to: James Robare, Director of Athletics, Physical Education, Health and Recreation, 1 Sir Bills Circle, Johnstown NY 12095.

Required qualifications for coaching positions: NYS Education Department fingerprint clearance; valid first aid/CPR certification; Heads-up Concussion Management training; and one of the following:

  •  NYS Physical Education Teacher Certification OR
  • Other NYS Teacher Certification and applicable coaching courses* OR
  • NYS Coaching License, Child Abuse Identification Workshop, School Violence Intervention an Prevention Workshop, DASA (Dignity for All Students) training and applicable coaching courses*

*Required coaching courses: Philosophy, Principles of Organization of Athletics (within 2 years); Health Aspects of Coaching (within 5 years); Theory & Techniques (within 5 years)

Classified Openings (Building & Grounds, Clerical Staff, Custodians, Food Service Workers, Nurses and Teacher Aides)

  • 4 Full Time Summer Cleaners, 8 hours per day, approximately 6/25/18 – 9/4/18. Send a letter of interest and a classified application to: Betsy Thomas, Business Office, 1 Sir Bills Circle, Suite 101, Johnstown, NY 12095 by May 23, 2018. Please reference Job 2017-Y on your application.
  • Substitute Food Service Helpers. Prior food service experience preferred but not required.
  • Substitute Nurses. High school diploma or equivalent and current valid nursing license required.
  • Substitute Secretaries. High school diploma or equivalent and 1 year of clerical experience required.
  • Substitute Teacher Aides. High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Substitute Custodial Workers. Prior building cleaning experience preferred but not required.

Candidates interested in classified staff positions should send a letter of interest and a classified application, (nurses: send copy of nursing license) to:  Betsy Thomas, Business Office, 1 Sir Bills Circle, Suite 101, Johnstown, NY 12095, or call 762-4611 ext. 3161 for more information. Visit the forms page to download the classified staff application. GJSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Upcoming Civil Service Exams

Fulton County Civil Service (External Site)