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

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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

Substitute Teacher-Jefferson-Lewis BOCES 

The successful candidate will fill in on an as needed basis.  Must possess bachelor's degree or experience in industry.  

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Substitute Teacher Aide/Teacher Assistant-Jefferson-Lewis BOCES

The successful candidate will fill in on an as needed basis. Must possess high school diploma.

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Substitute Cleaner-Lewis County Campuses 

The successful candidate will fill in on an as needed basis for both the Howard G. Sackett Technical Center and the Boak Education Center.

Apply by January 31, 2020

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Carthage Central School District Superintendent

The search has reopened. The Carthage Central School District Board of Education is looking for a student-centered educational leader with vision and integrity who will be active in the community; visible throughout the district; work collaboratively with the Board; has a commitment to excellence, high expectations for students, faculty, staff and the ability to continue the development of a high quality educational program.

Apply by January 31, 2020.  Click here for more information and to apply.

Substitute Bus Driver-Jefferson Lewis BOCES

Successful candidate will fill in on an as-needed basis.  Must possess Class B Commercial Drivers License with P & S endorsements.  Click here for more information and to apply


Jefferson-Lewis BOCES accepts online applications only. To apply, you will need to visit www.boces.recruitfront.com to create a job application.  Registration is required.  To do so, follow these simple steps

  1.  Create your registration account with the RecruitFront program - RegistrationYou will need to register as a new user if this is your first time logging in.  
  2.  Complete your Recruitfront Application 
  3.  Apply for specific positions of interest for any current or future vacancies within BOCES.  You will receive a confirmation email from RecruitFront that your job application has been received.

* Please note that after you complete your application, YOU MUST APPLY for any positions you are interested in. Your RecruitFront Application alone is NOT an application for employment with Jefferson-Lewis BOCES.

Please refer to your Applicant Dashboard to update any of your application information and to apply for any current or future vacancies.

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.