Darien Public Schools  
  
 
 Darien, Connecticut  
Board of Education - Internal Job Openings
 

VACANCY:          Head Custodian, Days – Darien High School

EFFECTIVE:        March 15, 2010

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge and understanding of custodial and maintenance practices and procedures
  • Ability to communicate with others – both in writing and verbally
  • Ability to supervisor other workers
  • Basic understanding of operating and monitoring essential building systems (boilers, fire alarms, etc.)
  • Ability to operate custodial machinery, climb scaffolding and ladders, lift/push/pull loads in excess of 50 lbs. and perform general custodial tasks that require reasonable strength and agility
  • Ability to plan and organize work tasks and develop and track periodic maintenance procedures
  • Ability to accurately complete record keeping functions, such as time sheets, tracking of work orders, inventorying supplies and facility usage requests
  • Ability to utilize a computer for basic Microsoft Office applications and e-mail

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This is a working supervisory position with general responsibilities that include, but are not limited to, overseeing the daily custodial services provided at the school and monitoring the building systems for proper operation. 

COMPENSATION:  Per the Collective Bargaining Unit Agreement

SEND LETTER OF INTEREST TO:

Diane Sandor
Personnel Coordinator
Central Office
Email:  dsandor@darienps.org

Not later than Monday, March 15, 2010


VACANCY:                              JV BOYS’ TENNIS COACH
                                               
REPORTS TO:                      Director of Athletics

TERM:                                                March 21, 2010 – June 14, 2010

REQUIREMENTS:                Current First Aid and CPR/AED Certification
                                                Connecticut Five-Year Coaching Permit or eligibility for
                                                Temporary Emergency Coaching Permit

                                                Games and practices may be scheduled during school breaks
                                               
                                                           
COMPENSATION:                Per DEA Contract, Appendix B-2
                                                Category V, Level depending upon experience
                                                (See salary schedule below)

CATEGORY

LEVEL

 

 

 

1

2

3

I

$6,064

$7,414

$8,154

II

$4,603

$5,625

$6,190

III

$4,300

$5,253

$5,779

IV

$3,227

$3,944

$4,340

V

$2,838

$3,467

$3,816

Internal Candidates (current Darien Public Schools employees):   Send letter of interest to Diane R. Sandor, Personnel Coordinator, Darien Public Schools, P.O. Box 1167, Darien, CT 06820-1167 Fax:  (203) 656-3052 email:  dsandor@darienps.org

All other candidates must complete an online application and submit supporting documents electronically via Applitrack at www.darienps.org, click on Personnel, then Employment.  Paper applications and documentation will not be accepted.  Please upload copies of your coaching permit and first aid and CPR cards.

NOT LATER THAN MARCH 3, 2010


VACANCY:                              ASSISTANT SAILING COACH
                                               
REPORTS TO:                      Director of Athletics

TERM:                                                March 8, 2010 – June 11, 2010

REQUIREMENTS:                Current First Aid and CPR/AED Certification
                                                Connecticut Five-Year Coaching Permit or eligibility for
                                                Temporary Emergency Coaching Permit
                                               
COMPENSATION:                Per DEA Contract, Appendix B-2
                                                Category V, Level depending upon experience
                                                (See salary schedule below)

CATEGORY

LEVEL

 

 

 

1

2

3

I

$6,064

$7,414

$8,154

II

$4,603

$5,625

$6,190

III

$4,300

$5,253

$5,779

IV

$3,227

$3,944

$4,340

V

$2,838

$3,467

$3,816

Internal Candidates (current Darien Public Schools employees):   Send letter of interest to Diane R. Sandor, Personnel Coordinator, Darien Public Schools, P.O. Box 1167, Darien, CT 06820-1167 Fax:  (203) 656-3052 email:  dsandor@darienps.org

All other candidates must complete an online application and submit supporting documents electronically via Applitrack at www.darienps.org, click on Personnel, then Employment.  Paper applications and documentation will not be accepted.  Please upload copies of your coaching permit and first aid and CPR cards.

NOT LATER THAN MARCH 3, 2010


VACANCY:          Special Education Aide – Group I
                                                                                               
EFFECTIVE:         Immediately

SUMMARY OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Special education aides work under the overall supervision of their building principal with direct supervision provided by special education teachers. They are employed when required to implement special education or related services for a class and/or to provide direct assistance to students.  Their duties will vary depending upon the age of students served as well as the nature and severity of the student’s disabilities.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist Special Education Teacher to implement special education and related services
  • Assist students to complete instructional activities
  • Assist in the supervision of students as required to meet individual needs
  • Provide physical assistance based on student need, including but not limited to lifting, transferring, moving from class to class, feeding, toileting, restraining
  • Participate in training activities as required by the District
  • Perform other duties as directed by the principal and/or supervising teacher, which are related to facilitating success (i.e. instructional, social, behavioral) for students with disabilities
  • Such other related duties as assigned             

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

Candidates for special education aide positions must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma
  • Be capable of physically assisting students with specials needs as required (positioning, lifting, transferring, restraining, etc.)
  • Have demonstrated ability to work effectively under the direction of others
  • Have demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with others
  • Have willingness to assume any responsibilities appropriate for the position

COMPENSATION:  Per Contract

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Internal Candidates (current Darien Public Schools employees):   Send letter of interest to Diane R. Sandor, Personnel Coordinator, Darien Public Schools, P.O. Box 1167, Darien, CT 06820-1167 Fax:  (203) 656-3052 email:  dsandor@darienps.org

All other candidates must complete an online application and submit supporting documents electronically via Applitrack at www.darienps.org, click on Personnel, then Employment.  Paper applications and documentation will not be accepted.

NOT LATER FEBRUARY 24, 2010


VACANCY: Middle School Assistant Principal (12-month position)

EFFECTIVE: July 1, 2010, or by mutual agreement

REPORTS TO: Building Principal

REQUIREMENTS: Connecticut certification as Intermediate Administrator (092) or eligibility
Appropriate academic background
Strong leadership, managerial, technical and interpersonal skills
Able to work cooperatively with faculty, students and parents

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist with the following:

" Curriculum and Staff Development
" Teacher supervision and evaluation
" Budget development
" Management of student discipline
" Such other related duties as assigned

SALARY RANGE: $116,498 to $137,056 (12 months)

APPLICATION
PROCESS: All candidates must complete an online application and submit supporting
documents electronically via Applitrack at www.darienps.org, click on Personnel,
then Employment. Paper applications and documentation will not be accepted.

Not later than March 12, 2010


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