• Applying at Valley Central School District

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN THE VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT.

    PROCEDURES ARE OUTLINED BELOW TO ASSIST YOU IN THE APPLICATION PROCESS.

     

     1.      APPLICATION FORM

     

    The application form must be fully completed, even if a resume is submitted. To request an application packet, click here to have one mailed to you. Please indicate which packet you would like.

    Please submit the application package in person or to the address on the application. We do not accept applications that are faxed or emailed.

    The District cannot accept any type of personal photos for inclusion in an applicant’s file.

    It is suggested that applicants retain a copy of their application for future reference.

     

     2.     REQUIRED ITEMS

     

    Instructional Applicants must submit an instructional application, cover letter, resume, certification in the applicable subject area (or evidence of pending certification), transcripts and a minimum of three individually signed letters of recommendation. To request an application for an Instructional position emailed to you click here. 

    Substitutes must submit a substitute application, a minimum of three individually signed letters of recommendation. To request an application for a Substitute position emailed to you click here. 

    Administrative Applicants must submit an administrative application, cover letter, resume, certification in the applicable subject area (or evidence of pending certification), transcripts and a minimum of three individually signed letters of recommendation. Applications are only accepted for posted vacancies. To request an application for an Administrative position emailed to you click here. 

    Professional Applicants must submit a professional application, cover letter, resume, certification in the applicable area (or evidence of pending certification), transcripts and a minimum of three individually signed letters of recommendation. To request an application for a Professional position emailed to you click here. 

    Non- Instructional Applicants must submit a non-instructional application and letters of recommendation. To request an application for a Non-Instructional position emailed to you click here. 

    Once submitted, all materials including reference letters, resumes, and placement files are considered confidential and the property of the District.  They will not be released to the applicant or third parties. (The Human Resources Office cannot make copies for applicants.) 

    Hiring is contingent upon results of successful background checks and confidential reference checks.

     

     3.     TRANSCRIPTS (Instructional, Administrative, and Professional Applicants)

        
    Transcripts must accompany applications from each college/university.  The transcripts must show course work, hours and grades.

    Unofficial transcripts will be accepted for review of an application.  However, official transcripts must be on file upon recommendation for hire.

    It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the application form, transcripts, resume, reference letters, and a copy of required certificates are on file with Human Resources. 

    Placement folders are optional.  
     

     4.     NEW YORK CERTIFICATION

     

    If applicable, submit a photocopy of your valid New York certificate(s) to the Human Resources office. Applicants must possess or demonstrate eligibility and application for certification prior to hire.

     

     5.     RETENTION OF APPLICATIONS

     

    Administrative, applications are kept only for the specific recruitment.   New applications are required for each subsequent professional opening.

    Instructional and Professional applications will be active for 12 MONTHS.  Then, it will be necessary to send in a new letter of interest or notify Valley Central of your desire to keep your application active

    Non-Instructional applications will be active for 12 MONTHS.  Then, it will be necessary to send in a new letter of interest or notify Valley Central of your desire to keep your application active.

    It is suggested that applicants retain a copy of their application for future reference.

     

     6.     SUBSTITUTE INFORMATION

     

    Applicants must submit a complete substitute application packet which includes a cover letter, resume, application, transcripts and three letters of professional references.  Candidate application packets will be screened and successful canidates will be contacted.
     
    Substitute teachers do not have assurance of a minimum number of assignments.  Employment is strictly on-call.

     

     7.     IMMIGRATION LAWS

     

    Immigration laws require that we employ only those individuals authorized to work in the United States.  Candidates must submit required documents if they are recommended for hire.

     

     8.     BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION

     

    Any individual recommended for employment with the Valley Central School District must be fingerprinted unless fingerprint clearance is on file with SED.  References from former supervisors and employers will be checked.


    Click on the link to request an application be mailed to you. 

    Teacher and Administrator Applicants Provide the Following:

    Teacher or Administrator Application

    Transcripts/Certifications

    3 Letters of Reference

    Resume/Cover Letter

    Professional Applicants Provide the Following:

    Professional Application

    Resume/Cover Letter

    Transcripts/Certifications

    3 Letters of Professional Reference

    Non-Instructional Applicants Provide the Following:

    Non-Instructional Application

    3 Professional Letters of Reference

    Resume/Cover Letter


     

     Teacher, Administrator, Professional and Non-Instructional Applicant Packets  Should be Sent to:

      Stacy Talarico

    Valley Central School District

    944 State Route 17K

    Montgomery, NY 12549

     

    Substitute Applicant Packets Should be Sent to:

      Joan Babcock

    Valley Central School District

    944 State Route 17K

    Montgomery, NY 12549


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Last Modified on February 13, 2020