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Thank you for your interest in the Newfield Central School District!  Please find a list of current vacancies below.  In addition to these positions, we are always in need of substitutes in both teaching and non-teaching areas (bus driver, teacher aide, cleaner, food service, etc.).  For questions, please call Cathy Shipos at (607) 564-9955, ext. 4140.


(Online application via OLAS required for all professional staff.  Link to OLAS here):

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - Anticipated vacancy for a kindergarten integrated co-teacher (special education) to work with regular education teacher to develop a strong team to meet the needs of all students in the classroom.  Apply via OLAS by August 15, 2017.

SECONDARY SPANISH TEACHER - Seeking enthusiastic, motivated Spanish teacher for team-centered middle school.  Apply via OLAS by August 21, 2017.

LIBRARIAN - The Newfield Central School District is looking for a highly motivated individual to fill an anticipated vacancy for a full-time, probationary Librarian/Media Specialist. Appy via OLAS by June 29, 2017.
 Minimum Qualifications:

  • NYS certification as a School Library/Media Specialist at the time of application
  • Strong communication and technical skills
  • The ability to collaborate with multiple disciplines
  • Maintain and support web-based services and e-resources
  • Sustain comprehensive fiscal management of library budgets and purchasing
  • Ensure technology is used to access and interpret texts and materials
  • An ability to work with students from grades 6 through 12

LTS SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - Seeking a certified special education teacher for a year-long substitute position beginning September 2017.  Successful candidate will provide special education services at the middle school (7th grade) level in integrated co-taught ELA and Math classes as well as providing resource support.  Apply via OLAS by August 1, 2017.

(Online application required for all Civil Service positions.  Click on the job title for a direct link to the Tompkins County Personnel website, find the correct Vacancy and click apply.):

BUS DRIVERThis is a part time, 10-month position assigned to work under the direct supervision of the Head Bus Driver.  Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications of a school bus driver, including a CDL-B license with endorsements P.S. and Air Brake.  Must pass required physical, drug and background checks.  Duties of this position include safely transporting students to and from school on a regular route as well as occasional field and athletic trips.  Drivers must maintain order on the bus and follow all applicable laws, regulations and procedures.  If you would like to be considered for this position, please complete the on-line application available through the Tompkins County Personnel website at ( and let the District Office know that you have done so by August 11, 2017.

TEACHER AIDE - We currently have a vacancy for part-time, permanent 10-month Teacher Aide who will be assigned to provide academic, emotional and behavioral support to special education student(s) in a regular education setting. This position will work under the direct supervision of the Director of Special Programs. Please complete the on-line application available through the Tompkins County Personnel website at ( and notify the District Office that you have done so by August 25, 2017..

FOOD SERVICE HELPER - Duties of this position include the preparing and serving of food in school cafeteria; the cleaning of kitchen and cafeteria area, equipment and utensils; some cashiering and simple recordkeeping; related work as required.  The work must be performed in accordance with all state and local regulations.  This is an anticipated vacancy for a permanent part time 10-month FSH to work under the direct supervision of Robin Wood, Head Cook.  Please complete the Civil Service application via the Tompkins County Personnel website ( and notify the District Office that you have done so by August 28, 2017.


Newfield Central School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, creed, religion, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation or disability in admissions, participation or employment. Questions or concerns regarding these regulations should be directed to the Superintendent of Schools, Title IX Coordinator, or Cheryl Jackson, Section 504 Coordinator, at Newfield Central School, 247 Main Street, Newfield, NY. Grievance procedures to be followed if there is a violation of this policy can be found Here.



Aesop Sub Service
Tompkins County Personnel Department

Applications and Forms

Professional Employment Application
Regional Teacher Substitute Application
Non-Teaching Substitute Application





Dr. Cheryl Thomas, Superintendent
District Office
247 Main Street
Newfield, NY 14867

Phone: (607) 564-9955
Fax: (607) 564-0055

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