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working at jefferson-Lewis boces

We hire for both part-time and full-time positions. Faculty and staff support 18 component districts throughout five counties, special education classrooms in Jefferson and Lewis Counties, and two technical centers in Watertown and Glenfield

Click here to learn more about Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES

We offer full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits vary by collective bargaining unit.

Benefits may include:

  • Health Insurance (with vision provision)
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Retirement Programs
  • Tax Deferred Annuities
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Generous vacation, sick leave, and holiday policies
  • Employee Assistance Program

Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Job Openings

Agriculture Science/Veterinarian Technician Practices Instructor:  Bohlen Technical Center

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide a program of instructor in Veterinary Practices and in expansion of the Agriculture Career Cluster content. Candidates must have NYS Teacher Certification in Agriculture Science preferred or eligibility for a Transitional A Certificate in Animal Science.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements.  To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Teacher Assistant for Heavy Equipment Program: Bohlen Technical Center

The successful candidate will assist Heavy Equipment Instructor in the delivery of all aspects of the program.  Candidates must have experience with Heavy Equipment and NYS Certification as a Teacher Assistant.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements.  To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Work Based Learning Coordinator/Transition Specialist: Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Region

This is a 12 month position. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to oversee and support community-based work and training experiences.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification in Students with Disabilities 7-12 or Special Education K-12 or School Counselor.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements.  To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Electrical Wiring Instructor:  Howard G. Sackett Technical Center

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide a program of instruction in Electrical Wiring for 11th and 12 graders and adults.  Candidates must possess NYS Teacher Certification in Electrical 7-12 or Electrical/Electronic Technology 7-12 or eligibility for a Transitional A Certificate.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements. To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Gas & Diesel Mechanics Instructor:  Howard G. Sackett Technical Center

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide a program of instruction in Gas & Diesel Mechanics with an emphasis on Welding for 11th and 12 graders and adults.  Candidates should possess NYS Teacher Certification in Agricultural Engineering and Mechanics or Vehicle Maintenance & Repair including Heavy Equipment Operation & Repair or eligibility for a Transitional A Certificate. Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements.  To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


English Teacher:  Lewis County ACES Program

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide English Language Arts instruction in an alternative education environment.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification in English 7-12. Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements. To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Special Education Teacher:  Classrooms in Jefferson and Lewis Counties

There are 4 positions available.  The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide specialized instruction and support to students with disabilities.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification-Students with Disabilities 7-12 or Special Education K-12.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements. To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Mathematics Teacher: Jefferson County ACES Program

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide mathematics instruction in an alternative education environment.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification-Mathematics 7-12.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements.  To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Teaching Assistant: Jefferson County Schools and Locations


There are 4 positions available.  The successful candidate will work collaboratively with a team of educators to provide student support and instruction under the supervision of a certified teacher.  Candidates must possess NYS Certification as a Teacher Assistant, Level 1: Valid for three years.  Please click here for complete responsibilities and requirements.  To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com


Clinical Nursing Instructors for Adult Practical Nursing program


Part-time positions at Bohlen and Sackett Technical Centers as well as local hospitals. Must possess NYS RN License and complete 3 workshops. Please click here for complete responsibilities & requirements. $35/Hour. To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com.


Teacher of the Deaf & Hearing Impaired

An itinerant assignment serving the school districts in Jefferson & Lewis Counties. Must possess NYSED Certification: Teacher of Deaf & Hearing Impaired or Teacher of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing. Please click here for complete responsibilities & requirements. To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com.


Teacher of Speech & Hearing Disabled or Speech Pathologist

An itinerant assignment serving the school districts in Jefferson & Lewis Counties. Must possess NYSED Certification: Speech and Hearing Handicapped or Speech & Hearing Disabled. Please click here for complete responsibilities & requirements. To apply, send cover letter, resume, transcripts, and application to hr@boces.com.


Substitute Cleaner

Jefferson-Lewis BOCES is seeking to hire a substitute cleaner for the Bohlen Technical Center, Sackett Technical Center and Boak Education Center.  Click here for complete responsibilities. If you are interested, then please send a completed application, cover letter, and resume to hr@boces.com


Substitute Van Driver

The District is looking for someone to fill in as our van driver who delivers mail throughout our component districts. The rate of pay is $11.31 per hour. If you are interested, then please send a completed application, cover letter, and resume to hr@boces.com


Substitutes

The District is always looking for substitute teachers, teacher aide/assistants, cleaners, and bus drivers. If you are interested, then please send a completed application, cover letter, resume and transcripts, if applicable, to hr@boces.com

Forward letter of interest, resume, placement folder and credentials to Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, Human Resources, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY.



Applying

Online applications preferred or forward letter of interest, resume, placement folder and credentials to Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, Human Resources, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY.

Employment Application

Jefferson County Civil Service Application

Fingerprinting required for all positions. Click here for more information


Have a Question?

Please contact Pam Hebert, Human Resources Coordinator, at hr@boces.com or 315-779-7031


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 person has been designated to handle complaints/inquiries regarding the BOCES non-discrimination policies: 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) 779-7045. 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.