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)
  • HFM BOCES Regional Transportation Service Positions
  • 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)

  • Long Term Substitute Teaching Assistant, for PreK at the Knox Building. Anticipated December 7, 2022 – June 30, 2023. Interested candidates may apply as set forth below, through and including December 6, 2022.
  • Teaching Assistant, Pleasant Avenue, Monday-Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm. Probationary position beginning on or before December 19, 2022. Interested candidates mayd apply as set forth below, through and including December 1, 2022.

Coaching and Extracurricular Positions

  • None at this time

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 and 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)

Candidates interested in coaching or extracurricular positions may apply as follows:

  • Current Employees: Submit letter of interest to Brian VanNostrand, Physical Education & Health and Athletics & Extracurricular Programs Director, via inter-school mail or by e-mail (bvannostrand@johnstownschools.org).
  • Non-GJSD Employees: Submit letter of interest and application materials to Shane Jones, Coordinator of Athletics, via regular mail (1 Sir Bills Circle, Johnstown, New York 12095) or by e-mail(bvannostrand@johnstownschools.org).
  • GJSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

  • 1:1 Teacher Aide JJSHS, 7.5 hours/day, 5 days/week, (Monday through Friday), 10 months per year.  Apply no later than November 28, 2022, as set forth below. Please reference Job #2022-IIA on your application.
  • 1:1 Teacher Aide Pleasant Ave, 7.5 hours/day, 5 days/week, (Monday through Friday), 10 months per year.  Apply no later than November 28, 2022, as set forth below. Please reference Job #2022-IIA on your application.
  • Teacher Aide Pleasant Ave., 7.5 hours/day, 5 days/week, (Monday through Friday), 10 months per year.  Apply no later than November 28, 2022, as set forth below. Please reference Job #2022-IIA on your application.
  • Substitute Food Service HelpersApply via Capital Region BOCES Shared Food Service recruitment.
  • Substitute Nurses. High school diploma or equivalent and current valid nursing license required. Apply as set forth below.
  • Substitute & Fulltime School Bus AttendantsApply via HFM BOCES Regional Transporation Service recruitment.
  • Substitute & Fulltime School Bus Drivers. Apply via HFM BOCES Regional Transporation Service recruitment.
  • Substitute Secretaries. High school diploma or equivalent and 1 year of clerical experience required. Apply as set forth below.
  • Substitute Teacher Aides. High school diploma or equivalent required. Apply as set forth below.
  • Substitute Custodial Workers. Prior building cleaning experience preferred but not required. Apply as set forth below.

Candidates interested in classified staff positions may apply as follows:

Send a letter of interest and a classified application, (nurses: send copy of nursing license) to: Alicia Koster, Assistant Superintendent, 400 South Perry Street, Johnstown, NY 12095, akoster@johnstownschools.org. Visit our forms page to download the classified staff application. GJSD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Upcoming Civil Service Exams

Fulton County Civil Service (External Site)