The Jefferson-Lewis BOCES has the following vacancies:
TITLE:                                   Athletic Trainer           
STARTING DATE:                July 1, 2017   
LOCATION:                          Component School Districts

        Bachelor’s degree in Athletic training from an accredited college or university required.

        Currently licensed (or eligible) in the State of New York as an Athletic Trainer.

        Certified as an Athletic Trainer (ATC) by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification (NATABOC).

        Current CPR/AED/First Aid certification via the American Heart Association.

        Must show National BOC Certification from NATA during reference checking period of employment; New York State Athletic Training Licensure, and be a member of the NYSATA in good standing.     

        Preferred: Master’s Degree in related field and two years as a certified athletic trainer.


        Understands and demonstrates skill in appropriate methods of athletic training for pediatric, adolescent and adult patients.  Practices in accordance with the Standards of Practice of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association and New York State High School Athletic Association policies and procedures.

     provides education to athletes, coaches, parents and other staff on conditioning, rest, diet, exercise, and re-conditioning, injury and concussion surveillance and safe return to sport, and monitoring.

     Serves as liaison between physicians, coaching staff, and parents.

     Prevents, recognizes, evaluates, and provides immediate care, rehabilitation and reconditioning of athletic injuries/illness. 

     Determines an individuals’ readiness to participate in athletics.  Effectively communicate with athletes, athlete’s family (where appropriate), and staff regarding the athlete’s playing status.

     Establishes treatment programs and makes appropriate referrals.

     Evaluates athletes’ needs for protective equipment, conditioning programs, and further medical cares.

     Demonstrates the ability to appropriately use the chain of command and protocol in injury management (e.g., appropriate documentation, athlete’s family (where appropriate) and staff notification).

      Actively attends and represents at events, coaches meetings, community events, and Orthopedic Sports Medicine staff meetings.  Promotes rehab therapy and sports medicine by participating in community service activities both in the facility and in the community with the physical therapy department.

     As needed, provides athletic medicine coverage of events that are affiliated programs.

     Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, in-service meetings, workshops, and independent learning experiences and other forums.

SALARY/BENEFITS:            Commensurate with experience plus a complete benefit package

APPLY BY:                            April 27, 2017
TO APPLY:                            Send cover letter and resume to: Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, Human Resources, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601

Substitute Cleaner - Charles H. Bohlen, Jr. Technical Center - Watertown. Cleaner work includes cleaning duties at multiple BOCES Sites.  Ability to lift a minimum of 20lbs.   Hours varied.   Start ASAP, $10.68 per hour.  Send application to: Michele A. Traynor, Assistant Superintendent for Business, Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601.

Clinical Nursing Instructors for Adult LPN program - (part-time) - NYS Registered Nurse with current license and experience working in local nursing home/hospital setting.  Fingerprinting, DASA Training, School Violence Workshop and application for a clinical permit from NYSED.  Hourly wage:  $35.00 per hour.  Starting date:  ASAP, Apply by:  Open until the positions are filled.  
Substitutes needed for LPN/Aides for the Programs for Exceptional Students Department.  NYS License as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Salary:   $70.00 per day.    
Teacher of Speech and Hearing Disabled or Speech Pathologist - Jefferson County Region,  Provide speech therapist services to students with disabilities as specified in Individual Education Plans and speech improvement services to non-disabled students.  NYS Certification/license in Speech and Hearing Handicapped or Speech and Hearing Disabled required.  Preference given to Licensed Speech Pathologists.  Salary:  $44,330-50,730, commensurate with experience and in-keeping with the negotiated agreement with the BOCES Professional Association. Starting date:  ASAP, Apply by date:  Until position is filled. 
Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired -Itinerant Assignment.   This is an itinerant assignment serving the school districts within Jefferson & Lewis Counties. Responsibilities/Duties: The Teacher of the Blind & Visually Impaired provides specialized instruction to K-12 students who have a vision disability. Services include direct instruction, consultation, and co-teaching as appropriate. Qualifications:  NYS Certification as Teacher of Blind & Partially Sighted. Salary$44,330-50,730. Salary commensurate with experience and in keeping with the negotiated agreement.  Starting Date: ASAP  Apply byOpen until the position is filled.
Substitutes needed for Teachers at the Charles H. Bohlen, Jr. Technical Center in Watertown, NY and the Howard G. Sackett Technical Center in Glenfield, NY.

Substitutes needed for Teacher Aides, Teacher Assistants, LPN's and Teachers for Programs for Exceptional Students. 

  *Fingerprinting required for all positions.  On-line applications preferred, or forward letter of interest, resume, placement folder and credentials to Leslie LaRose, Assistant Superintendent for Programs, Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY.  E-mail:   For more information go to

The Jefferson-Lewis-Hamilton-Herkimer-Oneida BOCES (Jefferson-Lewis BOCES) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle complaints/inquiries regarding the BOCES non-discrimination policies: Timothy A. Collins, Esq., at the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Office of Inter-Municipal Legal Services, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at or (315) 779-7046, or Dominic S. D’Imperio, Esq., Director, Employer-Employee Relations, at Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, 20104 State Route 3, Watertown, NY 13601, or via email or phone at or (315) 779-7047. For further information on this notice of non-discrimination,visit: for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481. Please note that those wishing to file a complaint may also do so through the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights at