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Canton Central School District is seeking dynamic individuals to join our faculty and staff.  Located in St. Lawrence County, the District is home to St. Lawrence University and SUNY Canton.  We are ten miles from Potsdam which is home to Clarkson University and SUNY Potsdam.  

A list of current vacancies is below. Please use the appropriate application associated with the position. Please note, the New York State Education Department requires fingerprint clearance of all school employees.  If you have previously been fingerprinted, please indicate that on your application.

Current Vacancies

Canton Central School is accepting applications for the following anticipated positions:

School Year 2024-25 Tenure Track Positions

  • 7-12 French Teacher
  • 7-12 Spanish Teacher
  • Special Education Teacher, Students with Disabilities certification in Grades 5-9
Applications are due by 4:00 PM Friday, March 15, 2024. NYS Certification is required. 

Immediate Hire

  • Full-time School Nurse, RN license required
  • Substitute RN
  • 3 Hour Food Service Worker
  • Substitute Food Service Worker
  • Substitutes and Bus Substitutes
  • Bus Monitors
Please include a cover letter, resume, copies of certifications/licensures,  three letters of reference, and transcripts with your application

Canton Central School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For all instructional positions, including teaching assistants and nurses, please click here to apply. For coaching applications, please click here to apply.  Please also email an updated cover letter, resume, transcripts, copies of certifications/licensures, and three letters of reference to Sarah Smith at [email protected] or mail these documents to:
Attn: Sarah Smith, Senior Account Clerk
Canton Central School District
99 State St. 
Canton, NY 13617
Substitute Teaching
For all instructional substitute positions, please use the substitute teaching application. Substitute Teacher Application
For all  non-instructional positions, please use the civil service pdf form to apply. Civil Service Application
  • Substitute Nurses
  • Substitute Custodial Workers
  • Substitute Cafeteria Workers
  • Substitute Bus Drivers
  • Custodial and Food Service Workers
  • And all other non-instructional positions
All applications should be submitted to:
Attn: Sarah Smith, Senior Account Clerk
Canton Central School District 
99 State St.
Canton, NY 13617
Staff Substitutes Pay Rates: 
  • Teacher Aides, Food Service, Clerical, & Monitor Substitutes = $15/hour
  • Substitute Nurses LPN = $130/day, RN = $140.40/day
Teacher Substitutes Pay Rates: 
  • Uncertified Teacher Substitutes = $114.40/day  
  • Certified Teacher Substitutes = $130/day  
  • Retired Certified Teacher Substitutes - Certified = $140.40/day 
  • Teacher Assistant Substitutes = $15/hour