Employment Opportunities

The Schuylkill Haven Area School District is an equal opportunity employer. Send application information to Jane M. Gordon at gordonj@shasd.org or apply in writing to:

Shawn T. Fitzpatrick, Ed.D
Superintendent of Schools
501 East Main Street
Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972

High School Administrator

An anticipated vacancy exists for a permanent High School Administrator. Pennsylvania K-12 Principal Certification is required. Email a letter of interest, PA Standard Teacher Application, reference letters, certification, transcripts, and clearances. Deadline to apply is April 16, 2021.

Administrative Assistant

The SHASD is seeking a full-time, 12-month position primarily responsible for coordinating student transportation for the district. As a confidential employee, this position provides administrative support to administrators and teachers performing a variety of administrative and clerical tasks to meet specific needs and responsibilities of the district/department.

Reports to: Business Manager


  • Student transportation coordination
  • Purchasing
  • Bookkeeping
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite programs, web-based services, and software programs.
  • Experience in and proven ability to utilize various forms of technology.
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented and must possess accurate data entry, proof reading, excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Ability to learn new skills quickly, follow guidelines and district procedures/policies in a public school environment.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of secretarial/administrative assistant experience preferred.
  • Starting Salary: $30,000 – negotiable based on school experience.

Application deadline: April 30, 2021

Elementary Music Teacher

A permanent position for an elementary music teacher exists for the 2021-22 school year. A Pennsylvania K-12 Music certification is required. Email a letter of interest, PA Standard Teacher Application, reference letters, certification, transcripts, and clearances.

Pool Co-Director

An opening exists to hire a pool co-director. This position is a year-long hourly position requiring night and weekend work schedules. CPR, AED and lifeguard certification required. Contracted rate: $15.50 per hour. Candidates should forward a letter of interest, resume, Support Services Application, references, clearances and certifications to Superintendent of Schools. Position will be posted until filled.

Paraprofessionals/Highly Qualified Teacher Aides (Part-Time)

Immediate positions exist to assist the teachers in general daily classroom and school-wide activities.

Support Services Application

Cafeteria Aide

Vacancy exists for a part-time Cafeteria Aide for the 2020-21 school year. Prepare and serve food in the school cafeteria with additional responsibilities in kitchen and service area, cleanup, storage and disposal. Duties include washroom responsibilities, cleaning, setup and serving as determined by Head Cook.

Cheerleading Advisor

Anticipated openening exists for the 2021-22 school year.

Athletic Coatching Application