Employment Opportunities

Substitute Teachers Needed

Individuals wanting to become a PCMI/WillSub employee and work in a client district(s) school must meet Federal, State, and PCMI/WillSub Requirements.

In addition to these requirements, the applicant should have some basic experience related to all duties connected to managing a classroom of students or possess the skill set required for this position to ensure learning objectives are achieved.

STEP ONE -- Once you complete and submit your online application, PCMI/WillSub will review the application, required background check, and verification process to ensure compliance with Federal, State, and PCMI/WillSub requirements.  Substitute Teaching Applicants: during the application process you will be required to submit a copy of your valid teaching certificate OR a copy of your "Official Transcripts" reflecting a minimum of 90 earned credit hours on one transcript, obtained from an accredited four year university with a minimum of a 2.0 GPA.

STEP TWO -- Once all of the requirements identified in Step One of the process have been met, an email notice will be sent instructing you to log into your Applitrack account to complete the appropriate new hire, tax, and payroll documents.

**Please note: Submitting a completed application does not guarantee or ensure an offer of employment with PCMI/WillSub, or any of its client districts or affiliates**

Interested in starting an application?

For more information or to apply now, click HERE.

School Bus Drivers Needed

The Forest Area Community School District is seeking: Full Time and Substitute Bus Drivers.  A CDL license with school bus endorsement is required.

Please send resume and credentials to:

Joshua Rothwell, Superintendent
Forest Area Community Schools
7741 Shippy Road
Fife Lake, MI 49633

or email your resume and credentials to: employment@forestarea.org

1755 Services Special Education Teacher

1755 Services Special Education Teacher
40 minutes per day



  • Valid Michigan teaching certificate
  • Must be certified to provide 1755 services in a GSRP classroom
  • Must meet highly qualified certification requirements
  • Elementary experience preferred
  • Have ability to relate positively with students, teachers and parents
  • Have ability to work with other professionals in a collaborative manner



 According to the negotiated contract with the Forest Area Education Association


To Apply:

Send letter of interest, resume, credentials, and 3 letters of recommendation to:
Joshua Rothwell, Superintendent 
Forest Area Community Schools 
7741 Shippy Rd, Fife Lake, MI 49633
or jrothwell@forestarea.org


After School Site Coordinator


The Site Coordinator creates and maintains After School and Summer programs that serve youth by providing nutrition, enrichment, and academic and emotional support.   

Essential Job Duties

  • Prepare and conduct high-quality lessons that align with grant objectives, and provide academic and social enrichment to students
  • Stay in close communication with students’ school-day teachers in order to provide supportive homework help and academic assistance
  • Become well-versed in requirements, understand and ensure compliance and data collection required by DHHS/LARA and Michigan Department of Education (MDE)
  • Provide leadership and supervise SEEDS After School site team by providing the following:
    • Supervision
    • Oversight
    • Problem solving
    • Monitoring support team work
  • Work with the SEEDS After School Circle group on the development of program projects and next actions
  • Ensure that documentation required by MDE and SEEDS is tracked and reported in a timely manner
  • Actively recruit students into the SEEDS After School program
  • Increase the capacity of SEEDS After School to better serve students, families, schools and the community at large through resource procurement and communications
  • Be aware of, and manage, SEEDS After School site budget
  • Plan and implement a 6 – 8 week summer youth day camp that meets all the above requirements

Other Responsibilities

  • Communicate with, and solicit assistance from other SEEDS team members to complete responsibilities, as needed
  • All other duties as assigned

Position Information

  • School year work hours:  35 hours per week, Monday – Thursday, approximately 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM, with occasional additional evening or weekend hours as needed
  • Summer Program work hours: 35 hour per week, Monday – Thursday, approximately 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, with occasional evening or weekend hours as needed


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year working with youth
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred
  • Must be able to pass all required background checks
  • TB test required
  • Must be First Aid/CPR certified
  • Must meet all DHS qualifications as stated in the Licensing Rules for Child Care Centers booklet

Required Skills


  • Ability to connect well with children
  • Self-motivated/Independent worker
  • Detail-oriented
  • Organized
  • Ability to manage and keep track of many deadlines
  • Ability to supervise and lead a team of support staff
  • Strong and clear communication via phone, email and in-person meetings
  • Familiarity with Google products (gmail, drive, calendar, etc) and Microsoft office products
  • Ability to read and comprehend DHHS/LARA program requirements
  • Strong general writing skills
                        To apply click here

JV Boys Basketball Coach

                           JV Boys Basketball Coach
                                     August 22, 2018

Position:            JV Boys Basketball Head Coach

Qualifications:    High school diploma
                        Strong Communication Skills
                        Previous Coaching experience
                        Background Check
                        After School hours

Location: Forest Area Community Schools

Start Date: 2017/2018 School Year

Rate of Pay: Per master agreement

Application Deadline: August 31, 2018

Supervisor: Brian Mumby, Athletic Director

To Apply: Send letter/e-mail of interest and resume to:
                             Brian Mumby, Athletic Director
                             7741 Shippy Rd SW
                             Fife Lake Mi 49633