School District

Human Resources

Teaching is a challenging and rewarding career. In today’s social and world climate, it seems more important than ever to help build strong minds and character in our children. By becoming a teacher in our school district, you can be a part of making that happen.

The Otto-Eldred School District is a small, rural school system located in northern McKean County, Pennsylvania. The municipalities we serve (including Eldred Borough and Eldred and Otto Townships) are within a two-hour drive of Erie, Pennsylvania, and Buffalo, New York. The Allegheny National Forest and all of its associated outdoor recreational activities are also within a 30-mile drive from the district office.

Statement of Nondiscrimination/Title IX

The Otto-Eldred School District will provide all persons equal access to all categories of employment and opportunity in this district regardless of race, age, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, ancestry, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, national origin, handicap/disability, or differently-abled status, per state and federal laws governing educational and vocational programs and in its recruitment and employment practices. The district shall make reasonable accommodations for identified physical and mental impairments that constitute disabilities, consistent with the requirements of federal and state laws and regulations.

Inquiries concerning the application of Title VII, Title IX, Section 504, the ADA, and the implementing regulations may be referred to:

Nicholas LaBella
High School Principal, Title IX Coordinator
Otto-Eldred School District
(814) 817-1380

Application Requirements

Otto-Eldred is seeking candidates who embrace collaborative planning focused on utilizing multiple data sources to promote learner engagement and success. Candidates should be skillful in the use of technology to plan meaningful learning experiences which encourage creativity and critical thinking. They should have a working knowledge of Pennsylvania Academic Standards and find ways to integrate literacy into daily planning.  

We offer additional compensation for educators possessing and utilizing multiple certification areas and expect our staff members to use available resources in creative ways. All interested candidates must include the following with a completed application:

  • A current resume
  • Act 34-Criminal, Act 114-Fingerprinting, Act 151-Child Abuse
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A copy of Pennsylvania teaching certificate
  • Official transcripts
  • Act 126 Verification

Open Opportunities

While we accept resumes year-round for many positions, we will post the most current openings within our district here.

    Human Resources Staff

    For questions regarding benefits or open positions, please contact Suzanne Strait.