Employment Opportunities

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**

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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

 Qualifications:

  1. Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate.
  2. Must have K-12 Reading Specialist endorsement (BR)
  3. 5 years’ experience highly preferred.

Reports to:
Superintendent

Responsibilities:

  1. Support the instructional development of all teachers. 
  2. Build strong relationships with teachers, administrators, and other coaches. 
  3. Provide direction and coordination for how the curriculum is taught consistent with District initiatives and recognized best instructional practices. 
  4. Create an articulated schedule with building administration.
  5. Provide technical support to collaborative teams within buildings.
  6. Assist teachers with resources, materials, tools, information, etc. to support classroom instruction and planning, including new resources.
  7. Support teachers and administrators in using data to improve instruction on all levels.
  8. Assist teachers with planning and pacing of lessons, the development of differentiated lessons, and the selection of best practices to meet the needs of their students.
  9. Informally observe (non-evaluative) lessons and provide feedback for a teacher’s professional growth and students’ success.
  10. Develop staff members’ knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors through a variety of professional development targeted topics and designs.
  11. Develop coaching plans for teachers to ensure student improvement.
  12. Contribute to the development systems and structures to improve teacher practice within schools.
  13. Provide job-embedded informal professional learning beyond the coaching responsibility.

 

Terms of Employment:
.66 full time

Please send letter of interest, resume, and 2 letters of recommendation to:
 

Joshua T. Rothwell, Superintendent
Forest Area Community Schools

7741 Shippy Road

Fife Lake, MI 49633

jrothwell@forestarea.org

Junior Varsity Boys’ Basketball Coach 

Qualifications:
Have the ability to teach the technical aspects of basketball as well as build the capacity of being a student and an athlete. 
Organize and facilitate practices and games while maximizing and maintaining health & safety
Have the ability to plan and execute skills and training programs specific for the level of athlete
Effectively communicate with parents, participants and fellow coaches 
Have appropriate ethical behavior and instill those behaviors in our athletes
Have the ability to relate positively with students, teachers and parents
Have the ability to work with other professionals in a collaborative manner
Experience working with high school student-athletes and experience coaching basketball is preferred. 

Compensation:
 According to the negotiated contract with the Forest Area Education Association

To Apply:
Send letter of interest and resume to Ron Stremlow, Athletic Director, Forest Area Community Schools, 7741 Shippy Rd, Fife Lake, MI 49633 or rstremlow@forestarea.org 

Junior Varsity Girls’ Basketball Coach 

Qualifications:
Have the ability to teach the technical aspects of basketball as well as build the capacity of being a student and an athlete. 
Organize and facilitate practices and games while maximizing and maintaining health & safety
Have the ability to plan and execute skills and training programs specific for the level of athlete
Effectively communicate with parents, participants and fellow coaches 
Have appropriate ethical behavior and instill those behaviors in our athletes
Have the ability to relate positively with students, teachers and parents
Have the ability to work with other professionals in a collaborative manner
Experience working with high school student-athletes and experience coaching basketball is preferred. 

Compensation:
 According to the negotiated contract with the Forest Area Education Association

To Apply:
Send letter of interest and resume to Ron Stremlow, Athletic Director, Forest Area Community Schools, 7741 Shippy Rd, Fife Lake, MI 49633 or rstremlow@forestarea.org 

Kindergarten Teacher

Forest Area Community Schools is currently accepting applications for a full time kindergarten teacher for the 2022 – 2023 school year. 

Qualifications:
Valid Michigan teaching certificate
Must be certified to teach elementary self-contained classroom 
Must meet highly qualified certification requirements
Elementary teaching experience preferred
Have ability to relate positively with students, teachers and parents
Have ability to work with other professionals in a collaborative manner

Compensation:
 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 Amberle Eaker, Principal, Fife Lake Elementary School, 108 Pierce St, Fife Lake, MI 49633 or aeaker@forestarea.org
 

Elementary Music Teacher

Forest Area Community Schools is currently accepting applications for a full time elementary music teacher for the 2022 – 2023 school year. 

Qualifications:
Valid Michigan teaching certificate
Must be certified to teach elementary music 
Must meet highly qualified certification requirements
Elementary teaching experience preferred
Have ability to relate positively with students, teachers and parents
Have ability to work with other professionals in a collaborative manner

Compensation:
 According to the negotiated contract with the Forest Area Education Association

Deadline: June 10, 2022

To Apply:
Send letter of interest, resume, credentials, and 3 letters of recommendation to Amberle Eaker, Principal, Fife Lake Elementary School, 108 Pierce St, Fife Lake, MI 49633 or aeaker@forestarea.org 
 

Art Teacher

Title:                 Art Teacher, 2022-2023
Location:          Forest Area Community Schools  (grades K-5)
Reports to:       Building Principal
Date:                Posted 6/17/2022; open until filled

Description:  Forest Area Community Schools is seeking a full time art teacher.  This position entails working with K-5th grades as the primary art teacher 80% of the day and supporting the MS/HS art program the remainder of the day.  Forest Area Community Schools is a small district in northern Michigan which serves around 520 students, PreK-12, in the communities of Fife Lake and South Boardman. 

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement activities to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of the students
  • Develop weekly lesson plans utilizing district provided curriculum
  • Help maintain/assist in the establishment of good school-community relations
  • Be familiar with emergency procedures
  • Assist administration in the implementation of school and board policies

Qualifications:

  • Michigan Elementary Art Teaching Certificate
  • Knowledge of requirements of state and federal mandates which directly affect student programming
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Student-focused approach

To apply for this position, please send a letter of interest and current resume to: 

Mrs. Amberle Eaker
Principal
Fife Lake Elementary School
108 Pierce St.
Fife Lake, MI 49633

You may email your credentials to:
aeaker@forestarea.org