The Ridgway Area School District is committed to recruiting, hiring, and supporting the most dedicated and qualified employees. Our employees must be able to educate all students to their highest level of academic potential as well as teach them the skills and knowledge to become capable, creative, and responsible citizens.

Now Hiring Anticipated Vacancies (Updated 04-20-2022)


#1.TEACHING: The Ridgway Area School District is currently accepting applications for a k-12 technology instructor beginning in the 2022-2023 school year. Applicants should minimally hold a valid PA Teaching Certificate in k-12 Technology Education OR k-12 Business, Computer and Information Technology certificate. Applicants with additional certifications in core content areas will be given preference. The successful candidate will be certified and qualified to teach elementary through high school basic to advanced computers courses. . Applicants with additional certifications in core content areas will be given preference. 

Applicants should send completed application packets including: a cover letter, current resume, standard teaching application, 3 current letters of recommendation, copy of teaching certificate, transcripts and copy of praxis scores to Amy Ellis, Ridgway Area School District, 62 School Drive, Ridgway, PA 15853 or email Amy Ellis at or fax to 814-776-4299 on or before noon on Wednesday, May 4, 2022.

Successful candidates must be able to obtain the following clearances for employment: Act 34 Criminal History, Act 151 Child Abuse, and Act 114 FBI Clearance. Standard teaching applications are available by visiting our website at RASD is an E.O.E

#2. COACHING: RASD has an opening for a head varsity wrestling coach for the 22-23 winter season. A letter of interest and application should be submitted to Amy Ellis at; 62 School Drive, Ridgway, PA 15853; or 814-776-4299 (fax). Letters and applications due Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at noon. Successful candidates must be able to obtain all clearances Act 34, Act 151 and Act 114. 

Now Hiring: Food Service Workers

The Nutrition Group is now hiring part-time Food Service Workers at Ridgway Area School District. Enjoy Mon-Fri daylight shifts. No nights or weekends! Apply online below!

Now Hiring: PHEAA Summer College Workers

The Ridgway Area School District is currently taking applications for PHEAA summer college workers.

Employee Benefits

We offer our employees a competitive benefits package. We will provide information regarding benefits during the hiring process. Current employees may contact our carriers directly with questions or concerns regarding benefits.

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off


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Application & Qualification Forms

Thank you for your interest in employment within our great school district! Our employment applications are available for download here.