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District Personal Care Assistant (PCA)

Job Title: District Personal Care Assistant (PCA)
Post Date: 4/10/24
Position Available: 2024-2025 School Year
Pay Rate: $16.50/hr,competitive salary based on experience


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Certified as a Qualified PCA (or willingness to become certified)                                                                                         
  • Certified in CPR, First Aid, AED (or willingness to become certified)
  • Experience working with special needs desired

Benefits: Benefits after 90 day probation period

Job Responsibilities Overview:
(Comprehensive job description available upon request)

Duties and Functions

  • Works with the teacher as a team member in the educational and social
  • development of the assigned student.
  • Assists the teacher upon request in the management of the student’s behavior in
  • accordance with established disciplinary policies and procedures.

Physical Requirements

  • Occasional lifting - up to 40lbs
  • Walk up and down steps and sit at a desk for extended periods of time
  • Fine motor skills required for use of computer
  • Some bending, stooping, reaching, turning/twisting, and writing

Apply to:
Submit Steelton-Highspire School District Application for General Employment to:
Steelton-Highspire School District
Attn: Cynthia Chisolm
250 Reynders St.
Steelton, PA 17113
Or email:

Required Documents:
The following documents will be required prior to employment:
● Act 34 Criminal History Record
● Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance
● Act 114 Federal Criminal History Record
● Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release

*Minority applicants are encouraged to apply.*

Steelton-Highspire School District is an equal opportunity education institution and will not discriminate on the basis of
race, color, national origin, sex and handicap in its activities, programs or employment practices as required by Title VI,
the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of