The Jefferson-Lewis BOCES has the following vacancies:
 

Clinical Nursing Instructors for Adult LPN program - (part-time) - Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, HG Sackett Technical Center: Lewis County General Hospital & Carthage Hospital and Bohlen Technical Center: Samaritan and others.  Prepare students in the clinical setting for employment.  N.Y.S. Registered Nurse with current license.  Experience working in local nursing home/hospital setting.  Fingerprinting, DASA Training, School Violence Workshop and application for a clinical permit from NYSED, $35.00 per hour, Starting Date:  Varies depending upon assignment; on or about 9/14/15.  Will accept rolling applications. 
 
English Teacher - Alternative Education Program, Watertown, NY.  To provide English instruction for students enrolled in a diploma-based alternative education program.  The successful candidate must embrace a team approach to instruction, planning, and classroom management.  Candidates will be expected to utilize non-traditional approaches and inventive teaching strategies, incorporating motivation strategies designed to assist students in meeting their goals.  NYS Teacher Certification in English, dual certification in another core subject preferred but not required.  $43,380-49,780.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting date:  ASAP, Closing date:  September 4, 2015. 
 
Interpreter for the Deaf - This is a Jefferson-Lewis BOCES position located at the Carthage Middle School. Provide sign to voice and voice to sign interpreting, or visible to spoken and spoken to visible interpreting and voice, participate in meetings with other members of the educational team dealing with the development and review of the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) and progress in the classroom, as related to ability to process information, provide interpreting for extracurricular activities and parent meetings as necessary, assist in providing orientations to deafness and interpreting to hearing students and staff, provide tutoring when necessary and appropriate, when interpreting is not needed, as directed by the classroom teacher, and other duties as determined with supervisor. 
Experienced with American Sign Language and educational interpreting, National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTIC) or equivalent coursework recognized by Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) preferred.   Salary:  Level I - $15,619, Level II - $21,310,
Level III  $26,821 (Based on level of training).  Starting Date:  September 1, 2015, Deadline Date:  Open until position is filled.
 
Pre-Technical Academy Teacher - Bohlen Technical Center, Collaborate with English and Social Studies teacher and local industry representatives to develop project-based, problem solving activities that align to the Common Core Learning Standards, develop students 21st Century skills in the context of exploration of the 16 national career clusters.  More information about the program can be found at www.boces.com.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification in any Career and Technical Education area, such as Family and Consumer Science, Mechanical Technology or Business.  Dual certification in an academic area preferred.  Experience/training in project-based learning preferred. Salary:  $43,380-$49,780.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association.  Starting date:  September 21, 2015, Closing date:  September 10, 2015.  
 
School Social Worker, M.S.W. - South Lewis Central School District, Demonstrated successful counseling experience. Master's degree in Social Work (Licensure preferred) and NYS Certification as a School Social Worker required.  Salary:  $47,212-49,240.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting date:  9/17/2015, Apply by:  September 4, 2015. 
 
Special Education Teacher - Calcium Primary, 8:1:1 Classroom - Provide instruction to students with emotional and learning disabilities, provide students with a safe, orderly environment that is conducive to teaching and learning, record and report student progress, collaborate with colleagues in general education, and communicate regularly and effectively with parents.  Candidates must possess: Students with Disabilities 1-6 or Special Education K-12, knowledge of the NYS Learning Standards and Assessments, knowledge of curriculum content and accepted methods of instruction, ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team and excellent written and oral communication skills, Salary:  $43,380-49,780.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting date:  ASAP, Closing date:  September 4, 2015. 
 
Teacher Assistants - Jefferson and Lewis Counties - 4 positions available - Locations:  Lewis County Alternative Education Program, (Lowville, NY), Glenfield Elementary School 6:1:1 classroom (Glenfield, NY), Calcium Primary School, 8:1:1 classroom (Calcium, NY), Indian River Middle School, 6:1:2 Classroom (Philadelphia, NY), NYS Certification as a Teacher Assistant.  Level 1: Valid for three years.  Basic requirements:  High School Diploma or GED, Child Abuse Workshop, School Violence Workshop, DASA Training, Assessment of Teacher Assistant Skills Test, (ATAS), and fingerprinting. Proficiency in reading, writing, and mathematics, knowledge of curriculum content and methods of instruction, ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team, excellent written and oral communication skills.   Salary range:  $15,553-16,553.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting date:  ASAP;  Closing date: September 2, 2015.
 
Teacher Aides - Jefferson and Lewis Counties - 4 positions available - Locations:  Indian River CSD Classrooms (3 positions), Lowville Middle School (1 position), High School Diploma or GED, Proficiency in reading, writing, mathematics, ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team, excellent written and oral communications skills.  Salary range:  $14,563-15,563.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreements.  Starting date:  ASAP;  Closing Date:  September 2, 2015. 
 
Teacher of Speech and Hearing Disabled or Speech Pathologist - Lewis County Region.  Provide speech therapy services to students with disabilities as specified in Individual Education Plans and speech improvement services to non-disabled students.  Qualifications:  NYS Certification/license in Speech and Hearing Handicapped or Speech and Hearing Disabled required.  Preference given to Licensed Speech Pathologists.  Salary:  $42,340-48,740.  Commensurate with experience and in-keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association.  Apply by: Open until 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, www.olasjobs.org/northern 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:  llarose@boces.com.   For more information go to www.boces.com.

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 tcollins@boces.com 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 ddimperio@boces.com or (315) 779-7047. For further information on this notice of non-discrimination,visit: http://wdcrobcolp01.ed.gov/CFAPPS/OCR/contactus.cfm 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 http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/qa-complaints.html.