Employment Opportunities

  • Welcome to the Amherst Central School District’s employment application site. Thank you for your interest in Amherst Central Schools! 

    Substitute Recruitment for 2021-22 - Apply by Aug. 16, 2021
    Amherst Central School District is recruiting substitutes for the 2021-22 school year in the areas of certified and non-certified teachers, teaching assistants and teacher aides including special education, school nurses and food service helpers.

    Candidates should apply online by Aug. 16, 2021. Selected candidates will be contacted via email to schedule an interview on Thursday, Aug. 19 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. No phone inquiries, please. Substitutes are needed for all grade levels at the high school, middle school and elementary school.

    Application Links for Substitute Positions

    Teachers and Teaching Assistants must be New York State certified. All positions must be fingerprinted through the NYS Department of Education before employment processing. Cover letters should be addressed to Mr. Michael J. Belle-Isle, Assistant Superintendent for Student and Staff Services.

    Apply for Open Positions 

    Special Education Teaching Assistant, Elementary - Search Extended 

    Part-Time Teaching Assistant, Smallwood Drive Elementary (multiple positions) - Closes 7/30/21

    Boys JV Volleyball Head Coach

    Girls Head Coach Varsity Field Hockey

    Special Education Teaching Assistant (LTS), Amherst Middle School - Closes 8/6/21

    Part-Time Teaching Assistant, Windermere Boulevard Elementary - Closes 8/6/21

    Teacher Aide/Cafeteria Monitor, Windermere Boulevard Elementary - Closes 8/6/21

    Laborer Substitute 

    WNY School Application System
    Amherst Central School District utilizes the WNY Schools Standard Application System (WNYRIC) for certified teaching and administrative positions and classified non-teaching positions. All applicants (permanent and substitute) must submit their application materials directly through the WNY School Application System site. 

    NOTE: Please do not fax, email, or mail copies of your application materials. All non-teaching applicants must apply online.

    Substitute Recruitment
    The district accepts applications year-round for substitute positions from candidates who are looking to join a high-quality school district.

    2020-21 Substitute Teacher Rates (per diem, new hire)

    • Days 1-20 (consecutive or non-consecutive) and all uncertified, $100/day
    • 21 days or more (certified only) and retired Amherst teachers, $110/day
    • Long term substitute teacher, $120/day

    Internal Candidates
    Those interested in internal postings should send their letter of interest to:
    Michael Belle-Isle, Assistant Superintendent for Student and Staff Services
    Questions regarding open positions can be directed to:
    Michael Belle-Isle, Assistant Superintendent for Student and Staff Services
    55 Kings Highway, Amherst, NY 14226

    Notice of Non-Discrimination
    The Amherst Central School District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment inits programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age. Further the Amherst Central School District does not discriminate on the basis of religion or creed, sexual orientation, military status, genetic status, marital status, domestic violence victim status, criminal arrest or conviction record, or any other basis prohibited by state or federal non-discrimination laws.

    Inquiries about this policy and grievance procedures should be addressed to:
    Michael Belle-Isle, Assistant Superintendent for Student and Staff Services
    55 Kings Highway, Amherst, NY 14226