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Employment Opportunities at BKW

How to apply for a position at BKW:

BKW can receive applications for teachers, administrators and substitute teachers in two ways. First, through the Capital Region On-Line Application System (OLAS). Second, through paper applications that will remain on file in our offices for three years. You may apply either way.


Current Openings:

Part-time teacher aide, supervision of students in lunch room and on playground.

Hours: School Days, three hours per day
Approximate Start Date: January 5, 2015
Please send a letter of interest to:

Audrey Roettgers, Elementary School Principal
Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School
1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023

Closing Date for Applications: December 22, 2014



General Applicants:

Applying for a teaching/administrative job opening:

Teachers and administrators: You may submit your application, resume and cover letter on the OLAS Web site as a general applicant or for a specific job posting. Please be sure to include professional aspirations and philosophy of education plus special experience, training and interests.

Download a teaching/administrative application [PDF]


Applying for a staff position:

If you'd like to apply for a bus driver, bus aide, cafeteria and/or custodial worker position, please mail an application and resume to the address below or e-mail to Noreen Shunney at:

Download an application [PDF]


Are you interested in being a substitute?

Substitute Teachers

Anyone interested in serving the district as a substitute teacher please call 464-5127 and request an application.

You may also visit the Capital Region BOCES website for all information regarding the application process, including to download the application and payroll forms.

Other Subs

If you'd like to apply to be a substitute for these positions: teacher aide, bus aide, nurse, cafeteria and/or custodial worker, please mail your application and resume to the address below or e-mail to Noreen Shunney at:


Berne-Knox-Westerlo CSD
Attn: Noreen Shunney
1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023