The following position will be available for the 2022-2023 school year:

School Police Officer – Part-time, reporting to the Chief of Police, is available in the Shikellamy School District.  Ideal candidate should possess:      

 

  • Degree in Criminal Justice or related field, and/or military experience
  • Municipal Police Officer Educational Training Certification (Act 120) or be a graduate of the Pennsylvania State Police Academy and employed as a State Trooper with the Pennsylvania State Police
  • Authorization to carry a firearm
  • A valid PA driver’s license and ability to operate a district vehicle
  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule  
  • Demonstrate aptitude and competence for assigned responsibilities including:

           Response to emergency situations

          Maintain security procedures focused on the prevention of drugs

          Violence and crime within 6 schools

          Serve as a positive role model for students

  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communicator
  • Speaks to classes on the law, including search and seizure, criminal law, motor vehicle law, digital rights. Laws and responsibilities and other topics as assigned by the Chief of Police
  • Willingness to develop partnerships with students, parents, families, community organizations and school administrators
  • Physical ability to patrol facilities via foot

 

Terms of Employment: 10 month position (part-time) aligned with the school year,

Average 29/hour work week with varied start/end times.  Hourly rate of $25.00

 

Applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume, copy of Act 120 Certificate or verification of employment as a Pennsylvania State Trooper, three letters of recommendation/reference, and the following forms current within one year:  Act 34 (Pa Criminal History), Act 151 Pa Child Abuse History)clearances, FBI check, Act 126 Mandated Reporter and Act 82 form to:

 

Chief Shawn M. Williams

Shikellamy School District Police Department

200 Island Blvd

Sunbury, PA  17801

Job will be posted until filled