EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

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The Upper Dauphin Area School District (UDASD) is an employer of many individuals within northern Dauphin County and surrounding areas. Through a selective hiring process, the UDASD hires individuals for vacant administrative, faculty, support staff and extracurricular positions as they become available. As an equal opportunity employer, the Upper Dauphin Area School District does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, age, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, marital status, pregnancy or handicap/disability.

ADMINISTRATIVE

Middle School Principal

Permanent, full-time position available July 1, 2022.  Enrollment 325. Grades 5 – 8.  The UDAMS is recognized by PAMLE as a School to Watch, re-designated in 2021. The candidate should possess excellent leadership skills with demonstrated ability in improving student learning and building a culture of character.  PA secondary principal or comprehensive K-12 principal certification is required. Send letter of interest, resume, state standard teaching application form, original transcripts, three letters of reference, and current child abuse, FBI and state police clearances to: adamsl@udasd.org or mail to Lisa Adams, Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA  17048.

Application Deadline:  May 31, 2022

PROFESSIONAL

None at this time.

EXTRACURRICULAR (INCLUDING COACHES)

Game Coordinator

Send cover letter, resume, Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Background Clearance, FBI (Pa Department of Education) Clearance to Lisa Adams (adamsl@udasd.org), Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA 17048.

Position will remain open until filled.

SUPPORT STAFF

Elementary Building Secretary

Secretarial, computer skills, and love for children required.  Application available below. Please send an application to Lisa Adams at adams@udasd.org or Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA  17048.

  • Hours 8 – 4:30 (during the school year)  Hours 7 – 3 (summer hours with Fridays off)
  • Benefits include PA State employee retirement, Health Insurance with minimal employee contribution, vision insurance*, dental* and life* insurance. (*at no cost to the employee)
  • Paid Days Off: 21 days in the first year of employment. 31 days in the second year. These totals include a combination of holidays, sick days, personal days, and vacation days.
  • Starting hourly rate:  $12.00 per hour
  • Will be required to provide FBI clearance, state police background check, and child abuse clearances if selected as the successful candidate.

Application Deadline:  May 25, 2022

Full-Time & Part-Time Custodians

The Upper Dauphin Area School District has immediate openings for part-time and a full-time second shift custodian.  An application can be found on our webpage at https://udasd.org/employment-services or obtained at the District Office. Please send an application to Lisa Adams at adams@udasd.org or Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA 17048 717-362-6553.

Application Deadline: May 31, 2022

Full-time Custodian Position
  • Benefits include PA State employee retirement, Health Insurance with minimal employee contribution, vision insurance*, dental* and life* insurance for full-time custodian (*at no cost to the employee).  Spouse and children are also covered.  There is also a Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement Plan.
  • Paid Days Off: 23 days in the first year of employment. 33 days in the second year. These totals include a combination of holidays, sick days, personal days, and vacation days.
  • Schedule: 2nd shift: 2:30pm to 11pm with a 30-minute lunch break. Summer Hours: 5:30am to 3:00pm with Fridays off.
  • Starting hourly rate:  $11.50 per hour
  • Will be required to provide FBI clearance, state police background check, and child abuse clearances if selected as the successful candidate.
Part-time and Substitute Custodian Positions
  • Schedule: Flexible Hours/Days
  • Starting hourly rate:  $11.50 per hour
  • Will be required to provide FBI clearance, state police background check, and child abuse clearances if selected as the successful candidate.

SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS AND EMERGENCY CERTIFIED TEACHERS

The Upper Dauphin Area School District has an urgent need for substitute teachers.

You may be eligible if:

  • You have a PA teaching certificate,
  • You have a bachelor’s degree in any field,
  • You are a retired teacher, or
  • You are a college student in a teacher preparation program and have completed your sophomore year.

Daily Rate is $150.00 for the full day and $97.50 for one half-day. Send letter of interest, PA Standard Application; Acts 34, 114 (FBI), and 151 clearances; certification, and transcripts to Lisa Adams (adamsl@udasd.org), Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA 17048.  Upper Dauphin Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (EOE)

SUBSTITUTE NURSES

Day-to-day as needed position. Hourly rate is $14.25 an hour. Nursing Certificate. Apply below and send application, FBI, child abuse and state police background clearances to Lisa Adams (adamsl@udasd.org), Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA 17048.  Upper Dauphin Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (EOE)

SUBSTITUTE SUPPORT STAFF

Substitute Cleaning Employee

Day-to-day as needed position.  Earning $10.70 per hour.  Apply below and send application, FBI, child abuse and state police background clearances to Lisa Adams (adamsl@udasd.org), Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA  17048.  Upper Dauphin Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (EOE)

Substitute Secretary

Day-to-day as needed position. Earning $11.25 per hour. Apply below and send application, FBI, child abuse and state police background clearances to Lisa Adams (adamsl@udasd.org), Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA  17048.  Upper Dauphin Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (EOE)

Substitute Aides

Day-to-day as needed position. Earning $9.75 per hour. Apply below and send application, FBI, child abuse and state police background clearances to Lisa Adams (adamsl@udasd.org), Upper Dauphin Area School District, 5668 State Route 209, Lykens, PA  17048. Upper Dauphin Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (EOE)

Please contact Lisa Adams for additional information at 717-362-6553 or adamsl@udasd.org.  Proof of Bachelors Degree Required.  EOE.

Click on the following links to go directly to the registration pages for the clearances:

Act 34 – The Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Records Check: The PA State Police use a web-based computer application for which you must use a credit card to pay the fee. The result will not be mailed. You must return to the ePatch site and print your criminal history check results.
Act 151 – Department of Human Services Child Abuse Report: Under Child Welfare Portal click on create a new account. Follow the steps to create a new account. You will receive an email with your password. Follow the Directions to complete your request. You can request your certificate by mail. Please provide your original certificate to the District Office (a copy will be made and your original certificate will be given back to you)
Act 114 – FBI Criminal History Report: Applicants are required to complete pre-enrollment in the new Universal Enrollment system.  The registration website is available online 24 hours/day, seven days per week at https://uenroll.identogo.com  Telephonic registration is available at 1-844-321-2101 Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm EST. When registering on-line, an applicant must use the appropriate agency specific Service Code.  The service code for school employment is 1KG6XN.  Please provide your Universal Enrollment Identification Number, your Social Security Number, and your Transaction Number to the District Office.

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