• Lower Dauphin School District Employment Opportunities

    If you need an accommodation to access this information and/or to submit an application, please contact Human Resources at (717) 566-5300.

     

    Administrative Staff

    • No openings at this time

     


    Professional Staff 

    • NEW! Long-Term Substitute Grade 5 Teacher - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a LTS Grade 5 Teacher with approximate substitution dates from October 6, 2020 through March 5, 2021. An Elementary PreK-4, Elementary K-6, or Mid-Level 4-8 certification s required. Previous experience teaching intermediate elementary (grade 3-5) is preferred. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Individual medical, dental, and vision benefits are also provided. Interested applicants must send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional letters of reference to Angela Hepner (contact information below) to be considered for the position. 

     

    • NEW! Long-Term Substitute Elementary Guidance Counselor - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a LTS Elementary Guidance Counselor with approximate substitution dates from November 2 2020 through March 5, 2021. An Elementary & Secondary School Counselor PK-12 (1839) certification is required. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Individual medical, dental, and vision benefits are also provided. Interested applicants must send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional letters of reference to Angela Hepner (contact information below) to be considered for the position. 

     

    • Substitute Teachers - We have partnered with Substitute Teacher Service (STS) for our substitute teachers. To become a substitute teacher, you need a Bachelor's degree (ANY Bachelor's degree) and you will become a Guest Teacher for the District. 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 (LPN, 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 for more information.

       


    Classified Staff

    • MULTIPLE Middle School Paraeducator Positions Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for multiple paraeducator positions at our Middle School. Paraeducators will support in areas of autistic support, emotional support, life skills support, and one-on-one support for students. Previous experience working with children is preferred. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Starting pay for these open positions is $11.45/hour and also include paid sick time and individual medical, dental, and vision benefits are also provided. Interested applicants must send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional letters of reference to Angela Hepner (contact information below) on or before Monday, September 14, 2020 to be considered for the position. Position will remain posted until filled.

     

    • NEW! Full-time General Maintenance Technician (District) - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a full-time General Maintenance Technician for the entrie district. A high school diploma is required for the position. Previous working experience in plumbing, electrical, HVAC, carpentry and/or as a mechanic preferred. Pay rate is $19.00/hour and includes paid sick and vacation time, individual life insurance and family medical, dental, vision, and prescription insurance. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Interested applicants must send a letter/email of interest, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references to Angela Hepner (contact information below) on or before Wednesday, September 23, 2020 to be considered for the position. 

     

    • NEW! Full-time 2nd Shift Custodian (High School) - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a full-time 2nd Shift Custodian for our High School. A high school diploma is required for the position. Previous cleaning experience is preferred. Starting pay rate is $14.20/hour and includes paid sick and vacation time, individual life insurance and family medical, dental, vision, and prescription insurance. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Interested applicants must send a letter/email of interest, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references to Angela Hepner (contact information below) on or before Wednesday, September 23, 2020 to be considered for the position. 

     

    • INTERNAL ONLY NEW! Full-time 1st Shift Custodian/Crossing Guard (Nye, Middle School, and High School) - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a part-time 1st hift Custodian/Crossing Guard to support three (3) of our schools. A high school diploma is required for the position. Previous crossing guard is preferred. Starting pay rate is $14.20/hour and includes paid sick  time, family life insurance and individual medical, dental, vision, and prescription insurance. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Interested applicants must send a letter/email of interest to Angela Hepner (contact information below) on or before Wednesday, September 23, 2020 to be considered for the position. 

     

    • NEW! Substitute Custodians - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for Substitute Custodians. Hours are primarily 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM; however, they can also be flexible. A high school diploma is required for the position. Starting pay rate is $14.10/hour. Act 34, Act 114, Act 126, Act 151, and Act 168 clearance information, training, and releases will be required if offered employment. Interested applicants must send a letter/email of interest, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references to Angela Hepner (contact information below) on or before Wednesday, September 23, 2020 to be considered for the position. 

     

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

      


    Coaching Staff

    • NEW! Swimming Head Coach - Lower Dauphin School District is accepting applications for a paid supplemental contract position. This coaching position requires attendance at all practices and meets during the season. This supplemental contract has a starting pay of $4,790 for the season. Interested applicants must send a letter of interest and resume detailing coaching experience to Angela Hepner (contact information below) to be considered for the position. 

     


    Contracted Services

    Interested in helping serve our students and community? Lower Dauphin School District has contracted agreements for our bus and cafeteria services. They have great part-time and full-time positions available. Please contact them directly for more information!

    • Rohrer Bus Service - At Rohrer, we are always in search of professional, caring, and motivated individuals to join our team. As a growing transportation company who is dedicated to serving the needs of our community, we have a constant need for quality employees in a variety of different careers and in several different locations. Whether you are looking for a few hours a week, a steady part-time job, or a full-time career, we likely have employment opportunities for you!
      • Currently Hiring: bus drivers, van drivers, maintenance technicians, and administrative help.
      • For an application and information, contact https://www.rohrerbus.com/driveforldsd/ or (866) 735-7200
      • If you would like specific information regarding our Lower Dauphin openings, please contact Scott Downey.
    • Chartwells Food Service - For current openings and/or an application, contact Brad Mettle at (717) 566-5353.

    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) - Upon offer of employment, fingerprints can be done at Lower Dauphin's District Administrative Center.
    • 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. The three (3) hour online course entitled, “Professional Ethics and the Educator Discipline Act, consists of four (4) modules. The course is available on the Department of Education’s SAS Portal. There is no charge for the course. Participants who do not have a SAS account must first register for one by visiting http://pdesas.org/. To register for the course, participants must log into the SAS PD center http://pdc.pdesas.org/ and then click on “Course Catalog/Registration” under the menu button in the upper right hand corner of the screen. The course is listed under the “Non-Facilitated” tab. When registering for the course, participants will choose a track specific to their role (i.e. teacher or staff member.) All content must be viewed prior to taking the assessment and receiving a certificate.

    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

    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 Human Resources Office.

Last Modified on September 16, 2020