Thank you for your interest in the Depew Union Free School District

This District is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, creed, disability, religion, sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by law.

Current Job Openings

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Certified Staff Positions
Applicants for certified staff positions must use the Depew Schools Online Application (for certified staff only) to apply for a position.

Click here for: Depew Schools Online Application (for certified staff only)

Non-Teaching Staff Positions
Applicants for non-teaching positions must submit a cover letter and resume in addition to the Depew Schools Printable Application Form (non-teaching staff only).

Click here for: Depew Schools Printable Application (for non-teaching staff only)

FAQs about the Hiring Process

Q: How do I apply for a teaching job with the Depew Union Free School District?

To be considered for a teaching job in Depew, a candidate needs to do the following:

Submit the Depew Schools Online Application Form (certified staff only) found above.

Once all of the materials have been received, your application will be reviewed.

Q: How do I get an application for a non-teaching position?

You may pick one up at the District Office, located at 5201 S. Transit Road, Depew, New York, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., you may send a self-addressed envelope with a request for a non-teaching application, or you may download the Depew Schools Printable Application (non-teaching staff only) found above.

Q: How do I get a district-level interview?

Once all of your materials have been reviewed and rated, successful candidates will be contacted to come in for a district-level interview. Generally interviews are scheduled year-round with preference being given to needed certification areas. Others are scheduled in the order in which materials are received. This preliminary interview determines a candidate’s eligibility to be considered for actual open positions. Successful candidates names are placed on the exceptional list. This list is shared with all buildings within the district and it is from this list only that buildings may do any hiring.

Q: How can I get on the substitute list?

Individuals interested in substitute teaching should apply online using the Depew Schools Online Application (for certified staff only) found above. Once your materials have been received, you will be notified by phone for an interview.

Q: Where can I get more information?

Questions regarding teaching or substitute teaching may be directed to the District Office. The office is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The telephone number is (716) 686-5103.

Erie County Civil Service Information - Click here.
New York State Fingerprinting Information


Check out the Depew UFSD Substitute Teacher Handbook here before you start.

Discrimination and Harassment for Employees and Supervisors Mandated Training

NYSIR online training information Instructions

All staff need to set up an account on the NYSIR website

Documentation for the NYS Mandatory Discrimination and Harassment Online Training must be submitted by Wednesday, October 9, 2019. Failure to do so will result in your removal from substitute lists until completed.

Please contact your immediate supervisor with specific questions.