Human Resources
Current Staff Information
Applicant Information
Supervisor Information

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):

PRE-K TEACHER - Responsible for the language, cognitive, social, emotional and physical development of children ages 3 to 4. Must be able to work collaboratively with teacher aides, therapists, families and other staff to meet students' needs, possess high energy and a strong knowledge of NYS Prekindergarten Foundation for the Common Core.  Must be NYS certified early childhood education (B-2 or PK-6 acceptable).  Apply via OLAS by August 29, 2016.

(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.):

FOOD SERVICE HELPER - Duties of this position include serving breakfast and/or lunch, clean-up and some food preparation.  May be required to run cash register and/or stock shelves.  Must be task-oriented and be able to follow NYS Health Department regulations.  Must work well with others and enjoy being around young people.  Other duties as needed.  This is a permanent part time 10-month position 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 31, 2016.

GROUNDSKEEPER (PT) - Duties of this position include helping to maintain school grounds and athletic fields.  Will perform all grounds duties including mowing, trimming, gardening and in winter months shoveling, plowing and sweeping.  Other grounds and/or maintenance duties as assigned.  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 online application and let the District Office know that you have done so by August 22, 2016.

TEACHER AIDE  - Current vacancy exists for a part-time, permanent 10-month Teacher Aide who will be assigned to monitor Pre-K students, maintain and organize classroom supplies, and work closely with the Pre-K classroom teacher to meet children’s needs.  The Teacher Aides will work under the supervision of the Director of Curriculum and Instruction.  Please complete the Civil Service application via the Tompkins County Personnel website ( and notify the District Office that you have done so by August 29, 2016.




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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