Employment

The Wolcott Public Schools Human Resources Department is committed to recruiting, hiring, and supporting the most qualified and dedicated employees to serve the students of Wolcott.

All employees must contribute to a supportive environment in which each student is educated to his/her highest level of academic potential and each student develops the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for productive citizenship, including a personally rewarding quality of life, appreciation of heritage, and commitment to the ideals of democracy.

To apply for a position within Wolcott Public Schools, please complete the online application process.  Only applications submitted via the online application process will be accepted.

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Volunteers

Volunteers are essential to the success of Wolcott Public Schools. To volunteer within district, one must complete a Volunteer Application and be fingerprinted to comply with current legislation, which promotes the safety and well-being of all students. Please join us by volunteering today!

 

Volunteer Fingerprinting Process Updated August 2021

Library Paraprofessional - Frisbie Elementary School

ANTICIPATED ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
9.28.2021

Position Title:         Library Paraprofessional

Location:               Frisbie Elementary School

Start Date:              October 2021

Pay rate:                 Per Contract

Benefits:                Per Contract    

Closing:                 October 4, 2021

v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

vExternal candidates:  Please apply online through on TalentEd at https://wolcott.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx  


Freshman Girls Basketball Coach - Wolcott High School

ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY

9.28.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following position:

 

Position Title:               Freshman Girls Basketball Coach

Location:                  Wolcott High School

Start Date:                    2021-2022 Season

Pay rate:                       $3566.00 for 2021-2022 Season

Benefits:                      Per Contract    

Closing:                       October 4, 2021

 

v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

v  External candidates:  Please apply online through on TalentEd at https://wolcott.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx  

Stipends WHS - Internal Posting

INTERNALANNOUNCEMENT OF STIPEND POSITION VACANCIES FOR 2021-2022
09.27.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following stipend positions for the

2021-2022 school year: 

 

IMPORTANT:  You must apply for a position even if you currently hold that position now.  It is not an automatic renewal.  All nominations go to the Board for approval each year.

*      CATEGORY C= $1600.00 Stipend

  • FCCLA Advisor (WHS)     
  • DECA Advisor (WHS)    
  • Community Service Advisor (WHS)   

Closing: October 1, 2021

 

v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

Girls Basketball Coach - Tyrrell Middle School

ANNOUNCEMENT OF STIPEND VACANCY
9.27.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following position:

Title:               Girls Basketball Coach

Location:        Tyrrell Middle School

Date:               Fall 2021

 

Rate:              Stipend - $2,876.00

 

Benefits:          None

Requirements: Coaching Certificate

                        CPR/First Aid Certificates

                        Updated Concussion Module

                        Prior Coaching Experience

 

Closing:           October 1, 2021

v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

v  External candidates:  Please apply online through on TalentEd at https://wolcott.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx  

Boys Basketball Coach - Tyrrell Middle School

ANNOUNCEMENT OF STIPEND VACANCY
9.27.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following position:

Title:               Boys Basketball Coach

Location:        Tyrrell Middle School

Date:               Fall 2021

 

Rate:              Stipend - $2,876.00

 

Benefits:          None

Requirements: Coaching Certificate

                        CPR/First Aid Certificates

                        Updated Concussion Module

                        Prior Coaching Experience

 

Closing:           October 1, 2021

Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org

External candidates:  Please apply online through on TalentEd at https://wolcott.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx  

General Music Teacher - Alcott Elementary School

ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
9.20.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following position:

Title:                        General Music Teacher (Certification Required)                   

Location:                 Alcott Elementary School

                                 

Start Date:               As soon as hired

 

Salary & Benefits:      Per Contract

 

Closing:                    September 27, 2021

v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

v  External candidates:  Please apply online through on TalentEd at https://wolcott.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx  

Library Paraprofessional - Frisbie Elementary School

ANTICIPATED ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
9.16.2021

Position Title:         Library Paraprofessional

Location:               Frisbie Elementary School

Start Date:              September 2021

Pay rate:                 Per Contract

Benefits:                Per Contract    

Closing:                 September 23, 2021

v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

Enrichment/Talented & Gifted Teacher - Elementary Level

ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
9.22.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following position:

Title:            Enrichment/Talented & Gifted Teacher – Elementary Level 

Summary: This position is responsible for developing and implementing a program that identifies and services students who demonstrate exceptional abilities, as well as, teaching enrichment classes.  Duties and Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:  

  • Provide leadership and expertise necessary to ensure the Talented and Gifted Program is aligned with the mission, goals, and objectives of the District and is an integral component of the learning and instructional program.  
  • Work closely with talented and/or gifted students by providing them with opportunities, instruction, guidance, and consultation.  
  • Teach enrichment to students in a classroom, utilizing curriculum and programs adopted by the Board of Education, and other appropriate learning activities.  
  • Develop high-quality, rigorous lessons that are aligned to standards and District curriculum. 

     

    Qualifications: 

  • Valid Connecticut State Department of Education Certification in Elementary Education. 
  • Possesses strong knowledge of, or experience with, Scientific Research-Based Intervention/Enrichment (SRBI/SRBE) materials and strategies.  
  • Experience with Scientific Research-Based Intervention/Enrichment (SRBI/SRBE) and Response to Intervention (RTI) Process. 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of differentiation for high achieving and struggling learners.  
  • Strong oral and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to work effectively with others.  
  • Demonstrated skills with instructional technology. 

     

    Location:                 Alcott, Frisbie and Wakelee Elementary Schools

                                     

    Start Date:               As soon as hired

     

    Salary & Benefits:      Per Contract

     

    Closing:                    September 28, 2021

    v  Internal candidates:  Please send a letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky at mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org 

    v  External candidates:  Please apply online through on TalentEd at https://wolcott.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

SPED Paraprofessional

ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY
8.26.2021

The Wolcott Board of Education is accepting applications for the following positions:

Title:                        Special Education Paraprofessionals      

Location:                 Tyrrell Middle School

                                  Wolcott High School

 

State Date:            As soon as hired

 

Salary & Benefits:      Per Contract

 

Closing:                   Until Filled

 

  • Internal candidates:  Send letter of interest to Megan Patchkofsky in the Central Office through inter-office mail or email to mpatchkofsky@wolcottps.org.
          External candidates: Please visit our Online Portal to complete and online application.

Ongoing Recruitment

The District has a high need for the following jobs and accepts rolling applications:

Substitute 2nd Shift Custodian - $13.00 per hour

Substitute Maintenance Worker - $13.00  per hour

Substitute Food Service Worker - $13.00 per hour

Substitute Secretary - $13.00 per hour

Substitute Paraprofessional - $13.00 per hour

Substitute Nurse - $125 per day –  License and CPR Certification Required

Substitute Teacher - $110 per day - Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree Required

Click Here to Apply

District Compliance Officers

a) Title VI (race, color, national origin)
Mr. Matthew Calabrese, Alcott Elementary School Principal – 203 879-8160

b) Title IX (sex equity)
Mr. Matthew Calabrese, Alcott Elementary School Principal – 203 879-8160

c) Age Discrimination
Mr. Matthew Calabrese, Alcott Elementary School Principal – 203 879-8160

d) Section 504 (handicap)
Mr. Walter Drewry, Principal, Wolcott High School – 203 879-8164

e) Americans with Disabilities (ADA)
Mr. Kevin Hollis, Director of Student Services & Alternative Programs  – 203 879-8178

f) Homeless Liaison
Mr. Joseph Norcross, Tyrrell Middle School Principal – 203 879-8151