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

Job Title
Type
Location
Application deadline
Food Service Manager (Cook - Manager)
Full-Time
NY
Dec. 16, 2018

DUTIES:
Putnam|Northern Westchester BOCES anticipates a need for a Food Service Manager whose primary function will be to supervise the Food Service staff for the Child Nutrition Program as well as prepare, cook and serve Type A and a la carte meals on a large scale to students and adults. This position is also responsible for the oversight and management of the student and adult food service during the 6 week summer Extended School Year Program.
Duties to include:

  • Supervises and participates in the preparation, cooking and serving of food including meats, poultry, fish, soups, vegetables, salads, etc.
  • Creates and follows standardized recipes for accurate food preparation; ability to interpret recipes and cooking measurements while keeping within Child Nutrition requirements
  • Responsible for creating monthly menus following all Child Nutrition guidelines
  • Responsible for keeping files on all production records, daily sales reports and standardized recipes
  • Supervises and participates in the cleaning of the kitchen, serving & storage areas as well as care of equipment
  • Orders food weekly and supplies as needed. Supervises the inventory and care of food and supplies.
  • Receives and inspects all deliveries for freshness and accuracy
  • Plans work assignments and keeps attendance records for staff
  • Ability to utilize POS system for student and adult transactions as well as prepare/distribute weekly reports (i.e. student negative balance letters)
  • Ability to conduct a food service operation in a cost effective and efficient manner

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Graduation from high school and/or possession of a high school equivalency diploma. Minimum of 4 years’ experience where primary function was to prepare, cook and serve in a large scale setting; one year must be at a supervisory level. Associates Degree in Culinary Arts and Management may be substituted for up to 2 years of experience. Experience with all aspects of modern methods and equipment used in large scale food preparation.
Must have knowledge of Westchester County Health regulations. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Internet and POS systems. Must be able to use various computer applications to complete work assignments.
Must be physically able to perform job related duties. Must have the ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions; ability to read, write, speak and understand and communicate in English; neat and personal appearance.
Must also qualify through Civil Service. See Civil Service job description for additional requirements and possible substitutions:
http://www.westchestergov.com/hr/jobspecs/ljs/local/C/COOK-MANAGER.pdf

 

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:

Successful candidate must be committed to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership. Candidate must be highly organized, proactive with quick decision making skills. Must be able to multi-task and possess excellent time management skills. An innovative thinker is desired.
In addition, candidates must:

  • have strong interpersonal skills
  • have the ability to work as part of a team
  • have a positive can-do attitude
  • be dependable and reliable

 

To Begin: Jan. 16, 2019

For additional information please contact:
Please apply through OLAS at www.olasjobs.org

Application Deadline: Dec. 16, 2018

Speech and Language Pathologist (Leave Replacement)
Leave Replacement
NY
Dec. 15, 2018

DUTIES:
Putnam|Northern Westchester BOCES is seeking a Speech-Language Pathologist (Leave Replacement) to provide assessment and direct services to students with disabilities, primarily to students with autism and/or expressive and receptive language disorders. Will work in a collaborative classroom model as well as deliver individual services to students. The successful candidate will serve as an active member of the students’ educational and therapeutic team, assist in development and implementation of therapeutic intervention and transition plans, maintain contact with local school district representatives and parents and will prepare formal reports as required.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Must hold valid New York State certification as a Teacher of Students with Speech and Language Disabilities (TSSLD). Applicants with a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) preferred.

 

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Previous experience with students with autism and/or expressive/receptive language disorders. Candidates must be highly organized, flexible, and able to work in a multi-disciplinary team and have effective communication and problem solving skills. Successful candidates must have a positive, can-do attitude and be committed to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership.

 

To Begin: Dec. 01, 2018

For additional information please contact:
Please apply through OLAS at www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application Deadline: Dec. 15, 2018

Spanish Teacher (Leave Replacement)
Leave Replacement
NY
Dec. 15, 2018

DUTIES:
Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES is seeking a certified Spanish Teacher (Leave Replacement) to provide foreign language education to middle and high school aged students with disabilities. This position is split between three locations. Successful candidates must have the ability to function as a positive and contributing member of our BOCES team.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Current and active New York State Certification in Spanish 7-12 is required.

 

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Extensive knowledge of instructional approaches for students enrolled in an alternative setting. Candidates must be highly organized, flexible, and able to work in a multi-disciplinary team and have effective communication and problem solving skills. Successful candidates must have a positive, can-do attitude and be committed to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership.

 

To Begin: Dec. 01, 2018

For additional information please contact:
Please apply through OLAS at www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application Deadline: Dec. 15, 2018

Per Diem Psychological Evaluator
Per Diem
NY
Ongoing

DUTIES:
The Per Diem Psychologist Evaluator works on a per diem basis for the Guidance and Child Study Center at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES. The psychologist uses his/her skills as an evaluator to identify the student’s needs as stated in the referral and determine the appropriate evaluation instruments (i.e. academic, behavioral and/or cognitive evaluation tools), and other steps as needed.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Certified NYS School Psychologist

 

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Must have excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently when needed. Successful candidates must have a positive, can-do attitude and be committed to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership.

 

To Begin: As soon as possible

For additional information please contact:
Please apply through OLAS at www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Per Diem Bilingual School Psychologist
Per Diem
NY
Ongoing

DUTIES:
The Per Diem Bilingual Psychologist Evaluator works on a per diem basis for the Guidance and Child Study Center at Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES and must be available for evaluations during the school day. The Psychologist uses his/her skills as an evaluator to identify the student’s needs as stated in the referral and determine the appropriate evaluation instruments (i.e. academic, behavioral and/or cognitive evaluation tools), and other steps as needed.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
Certified NYS School Psychologist (Bilingual Extension required)

 

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Must have excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently when needed. Successful candidates must have a positive, can-do attitude and be committed to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership.

 

To Begin: As soon as possible

For additional information please contact:
Please apply through OLAS at www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Interpreters (Seeking all languages)
Full-Time
NY
Ongoing

DUTIES:
Independent contractors for assignments located in varying school districts. Job duties may include, but is not be limited to, meetings, psycho/educational and speech & language evaluations, regents testing, etc.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
NYS Education Department fingerprint clearance must be obtained. Prior education experience preferred.

 

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Must have excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills. Successful candidates must have a positive, can-do attitude and be committed to the BOCES Mission of Service and Innovation through Partnership.

 

To Begin: As soon as possible

For additional information please contact:
Please apply through OLAS at www.olasjobs.org/lhv

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Substitute Teacher
Part-Time
NY
Ongoing

DUTIES:
Substitute teachers are needed to work on a per diem basis for the Career and Tech Center at PNW BOCES. Successful candidates will work in an exciting, collaborative, team based environment where they will follow developed lesson plans in various career and trade area programs. Some examples of substitute duties include: Maintaining a safe classroom environment, supervision of students in various classroom settings such as technical classrooms and computer labs.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Candidates must has a desire to work with students in grades 10-12, and to assist them in achieving their goals in their chosen field of study. Must be organized, thoughtful, positive, and able to follow developed lesson plans. Good communication skills to deal effectively with students, staff, and administrators. Teacher or Teaching Assistant certification preferred, but not required. Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

CHARACTERISTICS DESIRED:
Must be flexible and adaptable.

To Begin: As soon as possible

Apply online at: www.olasjobs.org

For additional information please contact:
Stephen Lowery
Executive Principal
Phone: (914) 248-2424
Email: slowery@pnwboces.org

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Teacher Aide
Full-Time and/or Substitute
NY
Ongoing

DUTIES:
Teacher Aides needed to work with students with disabilities in a variety of programs. The position requires an ability and willingness to assist students in areas such as: managing behavior, lifting and assisting to enable all self-care activities, mobility, communication, therapies, and feedings.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, and an equivalent amount of experience and training sufficient to indicate ability to perform the work.

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

To Begin: As soon as possible - upon need being identified

Please apply online at: olasjobs.org

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Teacher Aide (Substitute)
 
NY
Ongoing

DUTIES:
Substitute Teacher Aides needed to work with students with disabilities in a variety of programs. The position requires an ability and willingness to assist students in areas such as: managing behavior, lifting and assisting to enable all self-care activities, mobility, communication, therapies, and feedings.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma, and an equivalent amount of experience and training sufficient to indicate ability to perform the work.

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

To Begin: As soon as possible

Apply through: www.olasjobs.org

Application Deadline: Ongoing