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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 - Work with students in grades 6-8 who have an IEP, experience with co-teaching at the middle school level preferred.  Appropriate grade level NYS Certification in Special Education required.
COACHES - coaching vacancies for the 2014-15 season in Volleyball (JV and Varsity), Basketball (Modified Boys and Modified Girls), and Softball (JV and Varsity.  Must hold applicable certification to coach in NYS.

(Complete appropriate Civil Service application):

SCHOOL MONITOR - There are currently two unfilled vacancies for School Monitors to supervise students during lunch and recess.  The people in these positions will facilitate a positive climate by supporting social and emotional growth in young people.  Prior experience working with students is preferred.  These are labor class, part time, 10-month positions working under the direct supervision of the building principal.  One position is anticipated to be five days per week, while the other will be two days per week.  A Civil Service job description is available upon request in the District Office. 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 July 29, 2014.

TEACHER AIDE(S) - There are currently three vacancies for part-time, permanent 10-month Teacher Aides. The people in these positions would be assigned to work in the childcare program. 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 on the Tompkins County Personnel website (, and inform the District Office via email that you have done so by August 1, 2014.   You will need to scroll down to the "VARIOUS SCHOOL DISTRICTS THROUGHOUT TOMPKINS COUNTY" section and specify on the application that you are interested in working at Newfield CSD.

AUTOMOTIVE MECHANIC - Duties of this position include repairing and maintaining buses according to DOT standards, mounting tires, assisting DOT inspector with bus inspections, cleaning and maintaining bus bodies and interiors, and driving school bus on a regular basis.  The successful candidate will need to have two years of experience as an auto mechanic and hold the B/PS license (training provided if necessary).  Salary dependant on experience).  Please file your application on-line with the Tompkins County Personnel Department by clicking the link above (job title) by July 11, 2014.

BUS DRIVER(S) - Continuous recruitment for the 2014-15 school year for per diem sub bus drivers and for regular bus drivers as runs become available.  Tompkins County Civil Service applications must be filed via this website.



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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