Current Openings

Full-time Custodian: This career position comes with extremely robust health insurance and retirement plan that are not available in most other local places of employment.  The position is year-round and part of the support staff union contract. The starting rate is $14.50 per hour.

The successful candidate will work in a pleasant environment and have meaningful work as part of the Somerset Area School District team.  

Submit resume along with references to Mrs. Krista S. Mathias, Superintendent, Somerset Area School District, 645 S. Columbia Ave., Suite 110, Somerset, PA  15501. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  EOE.

The following are required for employment in any school:  Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances, completed Act 168 employer documentation form, Act 24 Arrest and Conviction form, Act 126 training certificate, and satisfactory physical and drug screening. 

Assistance is provided in obtaining clearances and other paperwork, so don’t let that discourage you from applying!

Application questions can be directed to Mrs. Barb Burns at (814) 444-3218.

EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANTS:  Multiple positions available.  5.5 hours/day.  180 days/year - school year only.  Starting rate is $12.00/hour.  Positions available for the start of the 2023 – 2024 school year.  Candidates must exhibit compassion for children, patience, and a desire to help others.  Must be willing to assist with classroom, playground, and lunch duties.  Very pleasant work environment and extremely meaningful work.  Great job for a parent/guardian looking to jump back into the workforce after taking off to have children or someone looking to work part time during the daytime only, with no weekends, evenings, holidays, or summers.

All clearances, clean physical/drug screening, and proof of good citizenship are required prior to hire. Assistance applying for clearances will be provided.  Interested and qualified candidates should send resume and references via mail to:  Krista Mathias, Superintendent, Somerset Area School District, 645 S. Columbia Avenue., Suite 110, Somerset, PA  15501 or to Mrs. Barbara Burns at Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  EOE

All questions should be directed to Mrs. Barbara Burns at (814) 444-3218 or


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