The Jefferson-Lewis BOCES has the following vacancies:
Adult Education Literacy Instructor - Jefferson County Correctional Facility.  Days:  Monday-Friday, Time 9:00-11:00 a.m. and 12:00-2:00 p.m. Schedule:  September 6, 2016 - June 30, 2017.   JCCF must conduct a background check and approve the selected candidate.  To provide mandated educational services to Incarcerated youth under Chapter 683 of the Laws of NYS and Part 118 of the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education and to serve individuals 21 years and older who do not have a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma.  Candidate must have valid NYS secondary 7-12 teaching certification in any discipline.  In addition, background clearance as per Jefferson County Correctional Facility procedure, must be obtained prior to hire.  Salary:  $19 per hour.  Starting date:  ASAP, Closing date:  Open per qualified candidate hire.  

Substitute Cleaner - Charles H. Bohlen, Jr. Technical Center - Watertown. Cleaner work includes cleaning duties at multiple BOCES Sites.  Ability to lift a minimum of 20lbs.   Hours varied.   Start ASAP, $10.68 per hour.  Send application to: Michele A. Traynor, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601.

Mathematics Teacher, Grades 7-12 - Boak Educational Center, Lewis County ACES, Lowville, NY.  Candidates must possess:  NYS Certification in Mathematics 7-12, preference given to candidates dually certified in SWD 7-12.  Knowledge of NYS Learning Standards, knowledge of curriculum content and student-centered methods of instruction, ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team, excellent written and oral communication skills.  Salary:  $44,430-50,730.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement. Starting date:  ASAP, Closing Date:   Open until the position is filled.
Clinical Nursing Instructors for Adult LPN program - (part-time) - NYS Registered Nurse with current license and experience working in local nursing home/hospital setting.  Fingerprinting, DASA Training, School Violence Workshop and application for a clinical permit from NYSED.  Hourly wage:  $35.00 per hour.  Starting date:  ASAP, Apply by:  Open until the positions are filled.  
New Vision Health and Medical Careers Teacher, Carthage Area Hospital Carthage, NY and Bohlen Technical Center, Watertown, NY The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide instruction in the health career cluster for 11th and /or 12th graders. Duties include:
•Collaborating with colleagues to integrate academics, literacy, and technology with high school health careers programs
•Preparing students for post-secondary education and/or careers in the healthcare industry
•Integrating 21st Century skills, employability skills, and academic standards with the program and with daily instruction
•Networking with hospital and medical staff to establish and monitor student rotations and experiences
•Meeting / planning with local industry advisory committee for continuous improvement of  the program
Qualifications: Candidates must possess NYS Certification to teach any of the Health Occupations or eligibility for a Transitional A Teaching Certification which requires four years experience in a health related field. 
Candidates applying for a Transitional A Certificate must hold a high school diploma, have four years work experience, complete the Communicative and Qualitative Skills Test, Child Abuse Workshop, School Violence Workshop, DASA Workshop, and be fingerprinted. Salary:  44,3330-50,730.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association.  Starting Date:  January 9, 2017, Apply by:  December 22, 2016.                         
Occupational Therapist - This is a Jefferson-Lewis BOCES position located at the Evans Mills Elementary and Philadelphia Primary schools.  To provide occupational therapy services to school-aged children, both disabled and non-disabled.  Candidates must possess a current New York State license as an Occupational Therapist.  Salary:  $47,395-49,423.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting date:  March 1, 2017.  Apply by Date:  February 20, 2017 or until filled.  
Teacher of Speech and Hearing Disabled or Speech Pathologist - Jefferson County Region,  Provide speech therapist services to students with disabilities as specified in Individual Education Plans and speech improvement services to non-disabled students.  NYS Certification/license in Speech and Hearing Handicapped or Speech and Hearing Disabled required.  Preference given to Licensed Speech Pathologists.  Salary:  $44,330-50,730, commensurate with experience and in-keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association. Starting date:  ASAP, Apply by date:  Until position is filled. 
Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired -Itinerant Assignment.   This is an itinerant assignment serving the school districts within Jefferson & Lewis Counties. Responsibilities/Duties: The Teacher of the Blind & Visually Impaired provides specialized instruction to K-12 students who have a vision disability. Services include direct instruction, consultation, and co-teaching as appropriate. Qualifications:  NYS Certification as Teacher of Blind & Partially Sighted. Salary$44,330-50,730. Salary commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting Date: ASAP  Apply byOpen until the position is filled.  
Substitutes needed for Teachers at the Charles H. Bohlen, Jr. Technical Center in Watertown, NY and the Howard G. Sackett Technical Center in Glenfield, NY.

Substitutes needed for Teacher Aides, Teacher Assistants, LPN's and Teachers for Programs for Exceptional Students. 

  *Fingerprinting required for all positions.  On-line applications preferred, or forward letter of interest, resume, placement folder and credentials to Leslie LaRose, Assistant Superintendent for Programs, Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY.  E-mail:   For more information go to

The Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES (Jefferson-Lewis BOCES) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle complaints/inquiries regarding the BOCES non-discrimination policies: Timothy A. Collins, Esq., at the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Office of Inter-Municipal Legal Services, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at or (315) 779-7046, or Dominic S. D’Imperio, Esq., Director, Employer-Employee Relations, at Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at or (315) 779-7047. For further information on this notice of non-discrimination,visit: for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481. Please note that those wishing to file a complaint may also do so through the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights at