Current Openings


The Cooperstown Central School District is seeking a qualified candidates to fill current vacancies, all positions are full-time, ten (10) month with an attractive salary and benefits package. Salary commensurate with experience.


The Cooperstown Central School District is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Literacy Teacher. This is a full-time, ten (10) month position with a competitive salary and benefits package. NY State certification in Reading and/or Literacy is required. The successful candidate must have a solid background and training in reading instruction, including utilizing multi-sensory approaches for individual learning styles.

The successful candidate builds relationships with students and their families, enculturing academic success at the school. A Literacy Teacher must possess the ability to make decisions, be highly organized, professional, and firmly rooted in Data-Driven Instruction focused on results. The successful candidate must also know how to ask questions and where to find the answers; knows the reading progression and how reading skills are acquired. This individual has high expectations of him/herself and is continually reflective and continually learning.

Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply on-line at www.olasjobs.org/southern or submit a letter of application, resume, copies of certification, documents of recommendation and reference with a completed district application for employment to Sarah Spross, Superintendent of Schools, 39 Linden Avenue, Cooperstown, NY 13326.

Direct questions regarding the position to Sarah Spross at (607) 547-5364 or email sspross@cooperstowncs.org

Submission deadline is January 14, 2022

Start Date: April 2022


ANTICIPATED SEPTEMBER 1, 2022  HIGH SCHOOL MATH TEACHER - GRADES 7-12  Current NYS certification in Mathematics 7-12 is required. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply on-line at www.olasjobs.org/southern Direct questions to Karl O'Leary at (607) 547-8181 or email koleary@cooperstowncs.org



The Cooperstown Central School District is seeking a Tutoring Program Coordinator to oversee and coordinate all aspects of an on-site program offering academic tutoring and supplemental services to identified students in grades K – 12. Program Coordinator’s hours will be 3:00 – 6:00 pm, Monday through Thursday when school is in session. Possible expansion into summer.  Job Description

Internal candidates please provide a physical copy of your letter of interest and resume to Sarah Spross, Superintendent of Schools. External candidates apply on-line at olasjobs.org/southern. Clarifying questions are welcomed and can be answered by Sarah Spross.


Start Date: ASAP



Substitute STAFF

CCSD is actively recruiting hard-working, dependable individuals to be a part of our Substitute staff. Looking for applicants that are flexible with their hours and understand the potential for short-notice contact. All substitute positions are on an as-needed basis. The pay rates are equal to the NYS minimum wage as set forth in the Minimum Wage Act (Article 19 of the New York State Labor Law) of $13.20 per hour for the following positions:

  • Bus Monitor
  • Custodian
  • Cook
  • Food Service Worker
  • Secretary (Office Support)
  • School Monitor
  • Teacher Aide

Other Substitute Positions:

  • Bus Drivers – $28 per hour
  • Licensed Teaching Assistant – $14.00 per hour
  • School Nurse – $110 per day; must have an NYS Registered Nurse License
  • Teacher – $115 per day (certified)
  • Teacher – $100 per day (non-certified)
  • Teacher (Daily Long-term) – $135 per day (certified)
  • Teacher (Daily Long-term) – $105 per day (non-certified)

Interested substitute candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and district application to:
Sarah Spross, Superintendent of Schools
Cooperstown Central School District
39 Linden Avenue
Cooperstown, NY 13326