• We have new Substitute Teacher rates! Read more below!

Employment Opportunities

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

    NEW! 2021-22 Substitute Teacher Rates (per diem, new hire)

    • Uncertified substitute, $115/day
    • Certified substitute, $125/day
    • Long term substitute teacher (working 20-90 days), $145/day
    • Long term substitute teacher (working 90+ days), eligible for step payments

    New rates effective 11/29/21

    Continuous Recruitment for Substitutes

    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.

    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 


    Teaching Assistant (Long Term Sub) Amherst Middle School, Closes 12/13/21

    Occupational Therapist, (Long Term Sub), Smallwood Drive, Closes 12/17/21

    Food Service Helper, Part Time (4 hours/day), Windermere Boulevard, Closes 12/7/21, Effective 1/1/2022 your salary will change to $14.20/hour. 

    Special Education Teacher Aide, Full Time, Amherst Middle School, Closes 12/13/21

    Special Education Teaching Assistant, Elementary - Search Extended 

    Laborer Substitute 

    How to Apply? Online at 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. 

    WNY School Application System (WNYRIC) Log in page

    Applicant Support & FAQ - WNY School Application

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

    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