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Employment Opportunities

Accepting applications for the following anticipated opening:
Professional Vacancies

Location:  Chestnut Ridge School District

Effective Date:  Summer 2018

Qualifications:  The Chestnut Ridge School District is seeking an Assistant Principal for the Chestnut Ridge High School, which houses approximately 600 students in grades 8 – 12. Applicants should have a strong knowledge of curriculum and instruction, have experience working with high school students, possess strong communication skills, display an ability to work in a collaborative manner, and be appropriately certified (PA Administrative Certification). Responsibilities:  Include general support and leadership for the high school students and staff, communication with parents, classroom observations/evaluations, and collaboration with HS Principal to support continuous improvement of HS programming.  

Application Information:  All applicants are required to submit hard copies of a PA Standard Application, letter of interest, resume, transcripts, copy of certificate, Praxis scores, 3 reference letters, PA Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal Record Check, FBI Background Check, and Act 168 Commonwealth of PA Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (see website for instructions) to: Dr. Mark J. Kudlawiec, Superintendent, Chestnut Ridge School, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA  15539.  For application process questions, please contact: Sandy Miller, District Receptionist, (814) 839-4195 Ext. 2001.  Candidates may also visit the district’s website at and go to Employment Opportunities for additional information.  

Application Packets Deadline:  3:00 p.m. on June 8, 2018. EOE

Teaching Positions

The Chestnut Ridge School District has the following anticipated positions for the upcoming school year;

  • Learning Support Teacher – ESL Certified and Autism Certification preferred
  • 2nd Grade Teacher
  • Reading Intervention Specialist – ESL Certification Preferred
  • 4th Grade Teacher – Elementary Education, mid-level Math emphasis preferred.
Pennsylvania certification in Early Childhood, Elementary Education or Special Education required.  Dual certification preferred but not required. Send letter of interest, Pennsylvania Standard Application, resume, copy of certificate, transcripts, NTE/PRAXIS scores, three written letters of reference, and Act 34, Act 151, and FBI clearances to Dr. Mark J. Kudlawiec, Superintendent, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, telephone (814) 839-4195, extension 2010.  Deadline:  3:00 p.m. on June 8, 2018.  EOE


Substitute teachers in all areas of certification.

Reply to Mark J. Kudlawiec, Superintendent, at

Coaching Positions

Paraprofessional Vacancies

The Chestnut Ridge School District is advertising for a Payroll Manager for the Chestnut Ridge School District.  All applicants must obtain the appropriate clearances for employment. Interested applicant should possess an Associate’s Degree or equivalent professional experience. At least three years experience in Human Resources, Payroll, or Accounting preferred. Qualified applicants will send a Letter of Interest, Resume, and three letters of reference to: Dennis K. Shaffer, Business Manager, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539 by March 16th 2018. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Shaffer at 814-839-3003 or email A Job Description is available upon request. The CRSD is an EOE.

The Standard Teaching Application can be found on the Pennsylvania Department of Education website. Download the Standard PDE Teaching Application (PDF)

Individuals seeking employment within the Chestnut Ridge School District, please call (814) 839-4195 x 2011 to discuss vacancies.
Other Vacancies

Individuals seeking employment within the Chestnut Ridge School District, please call (814) 839-4195 x 2011 to discuss vacancies.