The Jefferson-Lewis BOCES has the following vacancies:
 
Director of Information Technology - Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, Watertown Campus

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES:

Provides daily administrative leadership, guidance and assistance to the BOCES technology personnel, teachers, support staff and administrators to reach the department needs through effective use of technology.

Establish and review long range IT objectives and programs to align them with the BOCES objectives and strategies.

Maintains professional contacts with other schools, equipment manufacturers, and professional organization concerning existing and developing information technologies.

Provides management, supervisory, and budgetary leadership and oversight for all department activities, programs, and personnel.

Serves on Administrative Cabinet and other committees and participates in such other institutional activities as planning and assessment.

Assures effective and efficient service coordination.

QUALIFICATIONS:                   

A) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the NYS Board of Regents to grant degrees with a bachelor’s degree, which included or was supplemented by fifteen (15) credit hours in management information systems, computer science, computer technology, information resource management, data processing, or related computer fields and three (3) years of full-time paid, or its’ part-time equivalent, experience involving the use and application of electronic data processing equipment, one year of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity ; or

B) Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the NYS Board of Regents to grant degrees with an associate’s degree, which included or was supplemented by fifteen (15) credit hours in management information systems, computer science, computer technology, information resource management, data processing, or related computer fields and five (5) years of full-time paid, or its part-time equivalent, experience involving the use and application of electronic data processing equipment, one year of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity; or

C) Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and seven (7) years of full-time paid, or it’s part-time equivalent, experience involving the use and application of electronic data processing equipment, one year of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity; or

D) An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A), (B) and (C) above.

SALARY:  Commensurate with experience. This is a 12 month position.

START DATE:  ASAP

CLOSING DATE:  July 10, 2015      

TO APPLY:  Send cover letter and resume to: Michele A. Traynor,  Assistant Superintendent for Business; Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601 (315) 779-7000 Fax (315) 779-7009
                                                   
 
Culinary Arts Instructor -  Howard G. Sackett Technical Center, Glenfield, NY.  Experience as a chef or in the food service industry (4 years minimum).  NYS Teacher Certification in Culinary Careers 7-12 or eligible to obtain a Transitional A Certificate.*  Salary:  $43,380-$49,780.  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting Date:  September 1, 2015, (Orientation 8/25/15), Professional Development (8/26/2015).  Apply by:  July 10, 2015.
 
Teacher for New Vision Health Program - Anticipated opening.  (.5 Monday-Friday A.M.), Samaritan Medical Center/Bohlen Technical Center.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification in one of the Health Occupations fields; Dual Certification in an academic area preferred or eligibility for a Transitional A Teaching Certification which requires four years experience in a health related field.*  Salary:  $43,380-49,780 pro-rated..  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting Date:  September 1, 2015 (Orientations 8/25/15), Professional Development (8/26/2015).  Apply by: July 10, 2015.  
 
*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.  
 
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.
 
Physical Education Teacher at Alternative Center for Educational Services (ACES), Watertown, NY.  Candidates must possess:  NYS Certification in Physical Education, 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, excellent written and oral communication skills.  Salary:  $43,380-49,780.  Starting Date:  September 2, 2015. Apply by:  July 17, 2015.
 
Physical Therapist - This position is a Jefferson-Lewis BOCES position located in Lewis County Region for the Extended School Year Program, July 6-August 14, 2015.  (6 weeks only).  To provide physical therapy to special needs school-aged children.  Candidates must possess a current NYS license as a Physical Therapist.  Range:  $46,718-48,746 (pro-rated).  Commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting date:  Immediate opening.  Apply by:  ASAP
 
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.  Starting Date:  September 1, 2015, 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.