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Employment Opportunities

The Rockwood Area School District is accepting applications for the following position(s)                 

  • Full-time School Police Officer 

    Desired Qualifications: Retired/Experienced State Police Trooper or Municipal Police Officer, PA State Police Academy Training or equivalent to that of municipal police officer education and training, Weapons Qualifications, Act 120 Certification, and Knowledge of PA Laws & District Policies. Please send letter of interest, resume, certification, Acts 34, 151, and 114 clearances (within five years), transcripts, PDE Form 6004, Act 168 forms, TB test results (within three months), and reference letters to: Mark Bower, Superintendent, Rockwood Area School District, 439 Somerset Ave., Rockwood, PA  15557 or email to mbower@rockwoodschools.orgApplication deadline for this position is October 14, 2022. EOE

  • Social Studies 7-12 Teacher (Immediate Opening - Applications being accepted until the position is filled). 
  • JV Boys' Basketball Coach
  • Assistant Varsity Track Coach
  • Junior High Track Coach
  • Junior High Softball Coach          

Applicants interested in the Social Studies 7-12 teaching position should send a letter of interest and application information (standard PA application, letters of reference, transcripts, certificate, clearances, Act 168 forms, physical, etc.), to: Mark Bower, Superintendent, Rockwood Area School District, 439 Somerset Ave., Rockwood, PA  15557. 

Other applicants should call 814-926-4688 ext. 1107 for application information. EOE


Please note: Coaching applications are accepted for each sport for a two-week window after the completion of the regular season, starting on the last playdate. Interested applicants should contact the Athletic Director for additional information. 


The Rockwood Area School District continues to acccept applications for the positions listed below: 

  • Substitute Teachers: Qualification Requirements - Applicants must be certified and/or have a Bachelor's Degree
    • Pay rate for sub teachers is $125/day
  • Substitute Nurses - RN License Required:
    • Pay rate for certified school nurses, who provide coverage during the absence of the regular school nurse, is $200/day
    • Pay rate for an RN, LPN, or CSN who provides coverage on a field trip or provides health assistance or coverage for the regular school nurse, under the direct supervision of the regular school nurse, is $150/day
  • Substitute Instructional Aides
  • Substitute Custodians

Substitute teaching and nursing applicants should send a letter of interest and application information (standard PA application, letters of reference, transcripts, certificate, clearances, physical, Act 168 forms, etc.), to: Mark Bower, Superintendent, Rockwood Area School District, 439 Somerset Ave., Rockwood, PA  15557.

All other applicants should contact the Business Office at 814-926-4688 ext. 1107 for an application. EOE

Applications, as well as other required employment forms, documents, and clearances can be found by clicking on the following link:  https://www.rockwoodschools.org/domain/41