Lower Dauphin

School District


Lower Dauphin School District
Employment Opportunities
 

Administrative Staff
  • No available openings

Professional Staff

  • Behavior Specialist (Beginning 2016-17) – Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a district wide Behavior Specialist. This position will begin at the start of the 2016-17 school year. A Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) certification is required. Please also review the essential functions of the position as described below:
    • Experience working with students on the Autism spectrum, with emotional and behavioral needs, and with developmental delays
    • Experience working with aggressive and passive behaviors of concern, as well as toilet training and other functional skill shaping
    • Conduct Functional Behavioral Assessments
    • Assist in designing Behavior Support Plans
    • Consult with regular and special education teachers and other classroom specialists
    • Contribute to IEP and other special education paperwork as needed
    • Provide informal as well as formal professional development for staff
INTERNAL CANDIDATES interested in this position will need to submit a letter/e-mail of interest to Angela Hepner, Director of Human Resources, at the DAC to be considered for employment by Thursday, May 5, 2016. External Candidates interested in this position will need to send a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references to Angela Hepner (ahepner@ldsd.org), Director of Human Resources to be considered for employment by Thursday, May 5, 2016. [NOTE:  Internal candidates will be considered before external candidates.]
  • Elementary Reading Specialist (Beginning 2016-17) - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for an Elementary Reading Specialist. The position will begin at the start of the 2016-17 school year. A Reading Specialist PK-12 certification is required. All applicants must have their application, resume, credentials, and references uploaded to http://www.pa-educator.net/ to be considered for employment by Thursday, May 5, 2016.
  • Guest Teacher Program - This program allows individuals who have a four (4) year degree (not necessarily in the field of education) to take an online training program that would prepare them for teaching in the classroom as a day-to-day substitute teacher. Interested in learning more? Click here.
  • Substitute Teachers - We have partnered with Substitute Teacher Service (STS) for our substitute teachers. Please visit the STS website to apply today to become a substitute for Lower Dauphin. Already an STS employee? Contact STS Human Resources at (800) 357-7827 and ask for Lower Dauphin School District to be added to your district list.
  • Substitute Nurses - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for Substitute Nurses (RN or School Nurse certification required.) PA Criminal Background Check (Act 34), Federal Criminal History Check (Act 114), and PA Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151) are required. Please contact Jodi VanWinkle in Human Resources at (717) 566-5303 for more information.


Classified Staff
  • Substitute Paraeducator and Aides - We have partnered with Substitute Teacher Service (STS) for our substitute paraeducator and aide positions. Please visit the STS website to apply today to become a substitute paraeducator or aide for Lower Dauphin.

Coaching Staff 
  • No available openings

ALL positions will require background checks dated within one (1) year at the time of application.
Background checks required include:
  • PA Criminal Background Check (Act 34)
  • Federal Criminal History Check (Act 114)*
  • PA Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151)
In addition, the PA Sexual Misconduct & Abuse Disclosure Release Form (Act 168) must be completed at the time of application for every employer you have worked for since the age of 16 in which you have had direct contact with children.
 
Upon offer of employment, the mandatory Child Abuse Training (Act 126) must be completed prior to your first day of work.
*Upon offer of employment, fingerprints can be done at Lower Dauphin's District Administrative Center.
 
Lower Dauphin School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

If you are interested in any of our open positions, please review the application process as listed in the opening above. Should you have any questions, please contact our Director of Human Resources:
 
Angela Hepner                                           
Director of Human Resources                    
Lower Dauphin School District                                                                      
291 East Main Street
Hummelstown, PA  17036
 

To assist applicants the state standard application for teaching positions can be downloaded from our Web site by following the link below. The application is uploaded in Adobe Acrobat format (.pdf). If you do not have Adobe Acrobat installed on your computer, we suggest using this link and following the instructions there:
 
 
 

NONDISCRIMINATION POLICY

Pennsylvania school districts shall not discriminate in their educational programs, activities or employment practices based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, ancestry or any other legally protected classification. This policy is in accordance with state and federal laws, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act. Information relative to special accommodation, grievance procedure in compliance with Title VI, Title IX and Section 504 may be obtained by contacting the Personnel Office at the address and phone number listed below.
 
 
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