Employment

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The following position is anticipated. Staff members and others interested should apply to the contact specified for the position:

ADMINISTRATION SECRETARY TO SCHOOL ADMINISTRATOR

DUTIES:
Needed full-time to provide executive-level secretarial support to the Assistant Superintendent. Prepare correspondence, reports, and other documents using a variety of software applications. Make appointments and schedule meetings. Answer telephone calls by providing information or referring callers to the proper person. Process mail and maintain files. Communicate with school district administrators and support staff. Maintain files of both general and confidential information pertinent to the activities of the office. Use computer applications such as spreadsheets, word processing, calendar, e-mail and database software in performing work assignments.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidate must have excellent computer skills; strong communication and organizational skills; ability to work independently and as a member of a team; ability to handle multiple tasks and diverse responsibilities; and be resourceful. Must be confidential and pay close attention to detail.

MUST QUALIFY THROUGH CIVIL SERVICE

To Begin: January 21, 2015 (Estimated)

CONTACT:
Please send resume to:
Mike Skerritt
Director of Human Resources and Professional Development
200 BOCES Drive
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Application deadline: January 14, 2015

SPECIAL EDUCATION REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL NURSE

DUTIES:
Anticipated vacancy for a Leave Replacement Registered Nurse needed to perform professional nursing services at one or more schools in the maintenance of acceptable health standards, school health records and the emergency treatment of student and employee health problems in accordance with state laws and district policies; does related work as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Must possess license and current registration issued by the New York State Education Department to practice as a registered professional nurse.

MUST QUALIFY THROUGH CIVIL SERVICE

UNUSUAL CHARACTERISTICS:
Must be organized and have the ability to work in a fast paced setting.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
This Leave Replacement positon follows the Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES school calendar. However, the candidate has the option to work an additional six weeks during the summer as part of the Extended School Year (ESY) Program.

To Begin: May 2015

APPLY ONLINE AT: www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application deadline: February 6, 2015

SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER AIDES

DUTIES:
Anticipated vacancies for 1-1 Aides needed to work with students with disabilities in a variety of programs. The position requires management of student behavior, lifting for all self-care activities, swimming, and assisted feeding. To begin as soon as needed to meet the requirements of student IEPs.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to form positive relationships with students; good interpersonal skills; ability to observe and report accurately. High School diploma required.

UNUSUAL CHARACTERISTICS:
Ability to positively manage student behavior in a school setting. Must be organized, dependable, and have the ability to work in a team environment.

To Begin: ASAP

APPLY ONLINE AT: www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application deadline: February 28, 2015

OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE CLEANER (HOURLY)

DUTIES:
Under supervision, performs manual work involved in cleaning, moving, grounds keeping and minor maintenance. Examples of duties include sweep, mop, strip, and wax floors; clean lavatories and kitchens; move furniture and boxes; trim lawns and shovel snow; wash windows; change light bulbs; paint; replace ceiling tiles; and empty trash. Involves heavy lifting and working outdoors.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Preferred familiarity with building cleaning practices, supplies and equipment; ability to use building cleaning supplies and equipment. Require ability to understand and follow simple oral and written instruction; willingness to perform manual tasks; thoroughness; dependability; honesty; physical condition commensurate with demands of the position.

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Typical work schedule: 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM, 5 days per week

To Begin: Immediately

APPLICATION DEADLINE: APPLICATION accepted until June 30, 2015

Contact: Operations and Maintenance Office at 914-248-2201