The Jefferson-Lewis BOCES has the following vacancies:

Agricultural Engineering and Mechanics Instructor - Howard G. Sackett Technical Center, Glenfield, NY.   The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide a program of instruction in Agricultural Engineering and Mechanics with an emphasis on Welding for 11th and 12th graders and adults. Duties include:  Preparing students for careers and post-secondary education related to Agricultural Engineering  and Mechanics, integrating 21st Century skills, employability skills, and academic standards with the program and with daily instruction, meeting / planning with local industry advisory committee for continuous improvement of the program, preparing students for national industry-based technical assessment in Diesel Technology.   Qualifications: New York State Teacher Certification in Agriculture, Agricultural Engineering and Mechanics or eligibility for a Transitional A Certificate.  Candidates applying for a Transitional A Certificate must hold a high school diploma; have a minimum of four years' experience in the field; have completed the Communicative and Quantitative Skills Test (CQST), a child abuse workshop, a school violence workshop, a Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) workshop and be fingerprinted.  Field experience should include 2-4 years in agriculture-related mechanical science industry involving the acquisition, maintenance, service, repair and/or design and engineering of agricultural production, harvesting, storage, processing and/or distribution equipment.  Salary:  $44,330-$50,730.  Commensurate with certification/experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association.  Starting date:  September 1, 2016,  Apply by:  June 1, 2016.
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.  
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$43,380-49,780 (Pro-Rated). Salary commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting Date: ASAP  Apply byOpen until the position is filled.
Teacher of Speech and Hearing Disabled or Speech Pathologist - Jefferson County.  Duties: Provide speech therapy services to students with disabilities as specified in Individual Education Plans and speech improvement services to non-disabled students. Qualifications:  New York State Certification/license in Speech and Hearing Handicapped or Speech and Hearing Disabled required.  Preference given to Licensed Speech Pathologists.  Salary: $43,380-49,780. Commensurate with experience and in-keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association. Starting date:  ASAP, Closing Date:  Open 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