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Thank you for your interest in the Newfield Central School District!  Please find a list of current vacancies and anticipated 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, school nurse, etc.).  For questions, please call Dr. Thomas at (607) 564-9955, ext. 4140.



SECRETARY TO THE SUPERINTENDENT - The candidate must have successful experience in Human Resources management and Tompkins County Civil Service regulations. Experience with WinCap is preferred. Other duties include creating monthly newsletters, the district calendar, taking and writing meeting minutes, answer phones, filing, etc. Interested applicants should mail or email a resume to Dr. Cheryl Thomas.

SCHOOL DISTRICT TREASURER - The candidate must have successful experience in accounting and bookkeeping and meet other requirements as outlined in the TC Civil Service job description.


The Newfield CSD is a rural, high needs district in Central NYS that qualifies for the teacher loan forgiveness program.
(Online application via OLAS required for all professional staff.  Link to OLAS here):

ELEMENTARY TEACHER  - The candidate will be responsible for planning, assessing and implementing the Common Core Learning Standards at the 2nd grade level. The candidate will also be responsible for supporting students' social and emotional wellbeing, teaching math, ELA, reading, science and social studies while creating a welcoming atmosphere for students and their families. Apply via OLAS by July 15, 2019.

SIXTH GRADE MATH TEACHER - Anticipated vacancy. The candidate must have either elementary certification or math 5-9 certification. Expertise in teaching math is required.

SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER - The candidate will be responsible for planning, assessing and implementing the Common Core Learning Standards for Global History and preparing students to be successful on the Global Regents Exam. The candidate may also be responsible for creating or teaching other electives in the social studies tenure area. Apply via OLAS by May 31, 2019.

SCHOOL SOCIAL WORKER - The candidate will be responsible for making and maintaining home-school connections for at-risk students, providing IEP counseling, supporting the emotional and social development of students, identifying resources for families and staff, and other duties as assigned. Apply via OLAS by July 15, 2019.

PHYSICS TEACHER - This is a part time (0.2 FTE) position. The candidate must be certified in NYS as a physics teacher and have demonstrated skill in teaching and student success on the Physics Regents exam. Open until filled.



(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.):

TEACHER AIDE - Position to start in September 2019.  Part-time 10-month position to work in classrooms and/or the afterschool programs .  Application deadline July 15, 2019.

BUS DRIVER - Position to start as soon as possible. Runs could be from 3 to 15 hours per week, depending on need. Athletic trips and field trips may be available. Application taken on a rolling basis.


Substitutes are needed for all certified and non-certified positions. Application forms are available in the right column of this page.


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 Dr. Cheryl Thomas, Title IX Coordinator, or Mrs. 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 Substitute Teacher 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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