Employment Opportunities

Vacancy Notices

Hempfield Area School District

All HASD vacancies and anticipated vacancies are listed below. Please click the drop down arrow for more information on each position.

Paraprofessional: The Hempfield Area School District has anticipated vacancies for  Permanent, full-time Paraprofessionals for the 2022-23 School Year. 






The Paraprofessional position includes, but is not necessarily limited to, assisting teachers in the education and training of pre-k students.  The paraprofessional’s role is to increase the potential effectiveness of the professional and increase the quality of instruction by freeing the teacher from the non-instructional activities of the classroom.  She/he is not responsible for the design, direction or evaluation of the teaching-learning process.  Job Description



No formal PA certificate required

Associates Degree that meets district High Quality Status OR 

Paraeducator Credentials/Passing Score on ParaPro Praxis

Mandatory 20 hours of courses/workshops per school year

Must display empathy for younger students 


RATE OF PAY: As per agreement

HOURS: 8:30 AM- 4:00 PM


Interested candidates should email a letter of interest to Bob Reger @ [email protected] by  4:30 PM on August  11, 2022.

Spring Musical Director: The Hempfield Area School District is accepting applications for the supplemental position of Spring Musical Director, available in the 2022-2023 school year.


All salaries determined by the CBA. Job descriptions can be viewed here.

Interested applicants: please contact Bob Reger in the HR Office by Wednesday, July 20, 2022.

Guest teachers are individuals in the community who do not have a teacher certification, but possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher. The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) will grant an emergency permit (Type 06 permit) allowing individuals to become a day-to-day substitute teacher once the individual completes a district training program, provides required employment documentation (physical, TB test, transcripts and clearances, and other forms), and the PDE application through TIMS. The Type 06 permit allows a guest teacher to substitute in any subject area. The Type 06 Emergency Permit is valid for one year (August 1st-July 31st) and must be renewed on an annual basis.

For more information, please click here.


In order to be considered for an upcoming district training program, interested candidates should email a letter of interest, resume, current child abuse, criminal history, and FBI clearances to [email protected] or [email protected].
Substitute Positions 

The district is hiring substitutes in the following areas:

        • Custodians
        • Nurses
        • Teachers
For applications please visit the employment process tab on the district website or contact Madilyn Ferretti at [email protected]


Substitute Food Service Positions please contact Stacy Noll at 724-850-2228.


To learn more about becoming special education student aide, click here


ESS Positions