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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):

TEACHER ASSISTANT - Care and education of three year olds.  Planning, follow-through of activities, liaising with parents as needed.  NYS Certification required.  Apply via OLAS by October 27, 2017.

LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALIST - 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.

· NYS certification as a School Library/Media Specialist
· 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

Appy via OLAS by November 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.):

MAINTENANCE WORKERDuties of this position include a variety of maintenance and grounds work.  Basic knowledge of plumbing, electrical and carpentry, as well as ability to operate snow removal equipment, is needed.  Experience with grounds and maintenance of athletic fields is a plus. Work is performed under the general direction of the Facilities and Security Manager.  This is a non-competitive Civil Service position.  The selected candidate will have to meet the minimum Civil Service job requirements.  This position is full time, 12-month, 8 hours/day, Monday through Friday.  A job description is available upon request in the District Office.  Please apply via the Tompkins County Personnel Department website and inform the District Office that you have done so by October 6, 2017.

FT CLEANER There is currently one vacancy for a full time 12-month Cleaner to clean schools as assigned and provide maintenance as directed.  Duties include general cleaning of school buildings--classrooms, bathrooms, offices and hallways—and occasional minor maintenance tasks.  May also be required to set up and provide support during special events.  Other duties as assigned.  Please complete the on-line application at the Tompkins County Personnel ( by September 30, 2017 and notify the District Office that you have done so.

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.


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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