The Cohoes City School District hereby advises students, parents, employees and the general public that it offers equal employment and educational opportunities, without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, disability or other minority group. Equality of opportunity in employment includes hiring, firing, wages and salaries, promotion or any terms, conditions or privileges of employment.

Questions about this nondiscrimination policy may be directed to Title IX Compliance Officer Jacqueline DeChiaro at the Cohoes City School District Administrative Offices, 21 Page Ave., Cohoes, NY 12047, 237-0100. The appropriate compliance officer has information related to grievance procedures.

All inquiries and application materials should be sent to

Human Resources
Cohoes City School District
21 Page Avenue
Cohoes, NY 12047
Dawn King, Human Resources


Special Education Teacher (Temporary)

Location: Van Schaick Grade School

Salary: Per CTA contract

Term: February 25, 2019 thru April 5, 2019 (approx.)

Apply in writing by January 23, 2019.

Senior Typist

Required knowledge, skills and abilities: Good knowledge of office terminology, procedures and equipment; good knowledge of business arithmetic and English; ability to type accurately at a satisfactory rate of speed; ability to understand and carry out oral and written directions; ability to get along well with others; ability to write legibly; clerical aptitude; mental alertness; neatness; accuracy; tact and courtesy; integrity; good judgment; physical condition commensurate with demands and duties of the position.

Acceptable Experience and Training: Graduation from high school and two years of clerical experience which shall have involved typing; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.

Location: Cohoes High School

Schedule: 12-month work year (school schedule)

Salary: Per CSEA contract

The applicant must be reachable on the Civil Service Exam

Apply in writing by January 23, 2019.

Part-Time Teacher Aides

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Good general intelligence, ability to establish good relationships with children and others, familiarity with classroom routine, background or knowledge in specific field where specialized duties are involved, above average clerical aptitude, resourcefulness in conducting above-described activities indirectly related to teaching process, neat personal appearance, ability to maintain discipline, tact, courtesy, good judgment, physical condition commensurate with the demands and duties of the position.

High school graduation or equivalency is required.

Location: District-wide

Salary: Hourly

Substitute Cleaners

Part-time and substitute work for cleaning in school buildings. Complete a non-instructional staff application and submit to Human Resources at the above address. Substitute cleaners make $13.50 an hour and are typically called on an as-needed basis.

Substitute Maintenance Mechanic

Part-time and substitute work for maintenance mechanic in school buildings. Complete a non-instructional staff application and submit to Human Resources at the above address. Substitute maintenance mechanics are typically called on an as-needed basis.

Part-time Teacher Aides

Complete a Non-Instructional Staff Application and the civil service application. Submit them to HR for immediate consideration. Part-time aides are paid $10.50 an hour and work approximately 3.75 hours/day (M-F)

Substitute Teachers

Substitute teachers, teaching assistants and nurses are in high-demand, and needed on an ongoing basis. Apply to become a substitute through Capital Region BOCES.

Food Services

Visit www.whitsons.com/careers and search “Cohoes.”

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