Deer Lakes

School District

Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Deer Lakes School District. We welcome your employment inquiry. All vacancies are posted in-house and on the District web site as positions become available. Applications for Support Services Applicants are kept on file for a period of one year and are reviewed by the administration as vacancies occur.

Job openings are listed below. 

If you are thinking of volunteering for the district, please click here for important information regarding required clearances. 

Employment Information and Classified Application

Teacher Applicants
Deer Lakes School District no longer accepts unsolicited applications for teaching positions. We will be accepting applications for professional positions via the PA-Educator website. We would encourage all applicants to follow the directions provided on the PA-Educator website,

Substitute Teachers
Pennsylvania certified teachers interested in day-to-day substitute teaching please note:

Deer Lakes School District utilizes Source4Teachers for substitute teachers. 
Completed classified applications can be e-mailed to or mailed to:

Mrs. Virginia C. Pompe
Deer Lakes School District
19 East Union Road
Cheswick, PA 15024

All employees are required to present three clearances before beginning employment. For information on how to apply for clearances, please click here. Deer Lakes School District will not discriminate in its education program activities or employment practices based on race, color, national origin, gender, religion, ancestry, disability, union membership or any other legal protected classification. Announcement of this policy is in accordance with state and federal laws, including Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and Sections 5043 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the America with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Current Job Openings

Job Vacancies

Substitute Bus Driver Application (.pdf)


Substitute Positions with the Deer Lakes School District
The following substitute positions are currently available:
  • Teachers (All Subject Areas)
  • School Nurses (Substitute pay rate - $95 per day)
  • Secretaries
  • Substitute Special Education Student Aides
  • Food Service Workers (Substitute pay rate - $12 per hour)
  • Bus Drivers
  • Hall Monitors
  • Playground and Cafeteria Supervisors
  • Crossing Guards
  • Custodians and General Cleaner (Substitute pay rate - $12 per hour)

Contact Deer Lakes School District Employment Offices

19 East Union Road
Cheswick, PA 15024
Phone: 724.265.5300 
Fax: 724.265.5025

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Quick Contacts

Secretary to the Superintendent: Virginia Pompe
Phone: 724.265.5300 Ext. 1212

Assistant Superintendent:
Bobbi-Ann Barnes
Phone: 724.265.5300 Ext. 1213

Payroll/Benefits Coordinator: Janene Pacek
Phone: 724.265.5300 Ext. 1217