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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.

Send application, cover letter, resume, placement file and/or letters of reference to Human Resources):

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - Seeking a certified special education teacher to provide services to students in grades 9-12 as per their IEP starting December 1, 2014.  Permanent full time teaching position.  Dual certification a plus.  Experience at the high school level preferred.  Must have NYS certification in SWD, 9-12 level.  Please send application, cover letter, resume, placement file and/or letters of reference to Human Resources by January 31, 2015.

COACHES - coaching vacancies for the 2014-15 season in Basketball (Modified Girls) and Softball (JV and Varsity).  Must hold applicable certification to coach in NYS.

(Complete appropriate Civil Service application):

GROUNDSKEEPER - Duties of this position include helping to maintain school grounds and athletic fields.  May also be assigned some maintenance/cleaning duties.  This position will fall under the direct supervision of the Facilities and Security Manager.  This is a part time, 10-month position.  A Civil Service job description and online application are available on the Tompkins County Personnel website at  If you would like to be considered for this position, please complete the application by January 2, 2015.

SCHOOL MONITORThere is an anticipated vacancy for a School Monitor to supervise students during lunch and recess.  The person in this position will facilitate a positive climate by supporting social and emotional growth in young people.  Prior experience working with students is preferred. This as a labor class, part time 10-month position working under the direct supervision of the building principal. The position is anticipated to be five days per week, 4.25 hours per day.  Please complete the Civil Service application on the Tompkins County Personnel website (, and inform the District Office in writing that you have done so by December 19, 2014.

TEACHER AIDE - There is currently a vacancy for a part-time, permanent 10-month Teacher Aide working under the direct supervision of the Childcare Program Coordinator..  This person would be assigned to work in the childcare program (current schedule would be Tues, Thurs and Friday afternoons). Duties include supervising and nurturing children during indoor and outdoor play, naptime and various other activities.  Some classroom maintenance and activity preparation are required.  Please complete the Civil Service application via the Tompkins County Personnel website ( and notify the District Office that you have done so.



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 David Barr, 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.


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

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