Union Area School District 

    Employment Opportunities 


    The Union Area School District is currently accepting applications for the following positions.
    Part-Time Elementary Art Teacher 

    The Union Area School District in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania is seeking applications for the position of Part-Time Elementary Art Teacher for grades PK-5.  PA certification in Art K-12 is required for this position. 

    The deadline for applying is September 16, 2019.  All application materials must be received by 3 pm on September 16, 2019 to be fully considered. 

    If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following materials (hard copies of application materials preferred):  Letter of Interest, PA Standard Application, current resume with 3 references, copy of valid PA Teaching Certificate, and current Act 34, 114, and 151 clearances, as well as Act 168 release to:


    Mr. Scott O’Donnell, Director of Curriculum and Instruction

    Union Area School District

    2106 Camden Ave

    New Castle, PA 16101


    The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 



    Paraprofessional Position

    5.75 hours per day, 180 days, minimum $10.55 per hour  


    Full-Time Evening Custodial Position


    Substitute Custodians


    Substitute Bus Driver

    District may provide for CDL Licenses


    Substitute School Nurse

    Applicants must be licensed school nurses, registered nurses, and LPN’s to be placed on the substitute list.


    If you are interested in any of these positions, applications can be obtained in the Superintendent’s office located at 2106 Camden Avenue, New Castle, PA 16101 or on our general application below. 

    All Applicants must have the following clearances: Act 34 criminal history clearance, Child Abuse History clearance, and FBI fingerprint clearance.  Please mail in application, cover letter, resume detailing experience, and clearances to Dr. Michael Ross, Superintendent at 2106 Camden Avenue, New Castle, PA 16101 or fax at (724) 658-8617. Deadline to apply is Noon on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.


  • General Employment Application

    Information regarding clearances:

    Child Abuse Clearnces

    Click on the website and it  will walk you through the process of creating a new account in Compass to allow you to complete the Child Abuse clearance online.  You will need to pay with a credit or debit card.  Be sure to select Department of Education and School Employee.  The cost of this clearance is $8.00 and is free for volunteers.


    Criminal History

    Click on the website and it will take you to "PA Access to Criminal History."  Near the center of the page there will be a link that to "Submit a New Record Check."  This will allow you to complete the information.  A debit or credit card is required and the fee is $8.00 and free for volunteers.  If you have no record, you will be able to print the result immediately.  Make sure to click on CERTIFICATION FORM to print the report.  



    Click on the link to register for fingerprinting services.  

     The Union Area School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.