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Welcome to the Wickliffe City School District!

The Wickliffe City School District is a small, preschool through 12th grade public school district located in Western Lake County, Ohio. Our District borders Cuyahoga County to the West and the Willoughby-Eastlake City School District to the East. Western Lake County offers close proximity to downtown Cleveland, easy access to shopping and retail areas in the eastern suburbs and Mentor, and affordable real estate.
  • District Mission & Philosophy
  • A student population of 1,350
  • The new, state-of-the art Campus of Wickliffe opened in August 2023. The entire district is under one roof with the Wickliffe Lower School (PK-grade 6) on the first floor, organized by grade level teams.  The Wickliffe Upper School (grades 7-12) is on the second floor, organized by academic departments.
  • The physical setup of our new campus encourages professional collaboration, opportunities for students, and a positive school culture and climate for all students and staff.
  • The WCSD employs 175 regular daily employees and an additional 35-40 individuals in coaching, advising, and auxiliary positions.
  • The District offers a competitive salary package for licensed staff, including excellent healthcare benefits, no-cost dental and vision plans, tuition reimbursement, professional development, assistance with public service/teacher loan forgiveness, and an employee assistance plan. Licensed positions include 15 paid sick days per year and four (4) personal days.
  • Competitive hourly rates are provided for support staff. Full-time positions include excellent healthcare benefits, no-cost dental and vision plans, professional development, and an employee assistance plan.  Positions include 15 paid sick leave days per year, four (4) personal days, paid holidays (depending on position), and many positions include paid vacation time.
Please contact Brad Leyrer, Director of Operations & Human Resources to learn more about our employment opportunities and the Wickliffe City Schools Community!  

Employment/Human Resources

Available Positions

The Wickliffe City School District (WCSD) would like to thank you for your interest in our school district. To make the hiring process efficient and effective for both the WCSD and the applicant, all applications are submitted and accepted through Frontline, an online application process. Please also be aware that in order for your application to be considered, you will need to complete the application in its entirety. Only completed and submitted applications will be considered. We appreciate your cooperation!

Applications are accepted through Frontline only. Review and apply for positions here. Individuals are encouraged to complete the application process even if a vacancy does not currently exist. Doing so makes it easier to apply for future positions and will also add you to the position pool based on your licensure/qualifications.

Substitute Positions

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The Wickliffe City School District welcomes community members and interested individuals to apply for substitute positions in all areas. 

Licensed substitutes (teachers) are recruited and employed through a shared service agreement coordinated by the Educational Service Center of Northeast Ohio. Ohio Substitute Teacher Services (OSTS) will employ day-to-day licensed substitutes working in the Wickliffe City Schools. OSTS provides this service for over 50 school districts across Northeast Ohio. Please contact OSTS for more information or to apply for a position:  OSTS Information

Check out the OSTS Recruitment Video!

Licensed Long-Term Substitute positions are available for:
  • No vacancies at this time.
If you are interested in a long-term substitute position, please contact Brad Leyrer, [email protected] or 440.516.4064.

Support Staff substitutes (secretaries, educational aides, student monitors, and foodservice) are employed through the Wickliffe City School District. Please complete the online application or contact Cathy Baltus ([email protected] or 440.943.7773) for more information. 

Background Checks

A Bureau of Criminal Investigation and FBI background check are required for all district employees. The check is conducted at the business office of the Board of Education, Monday through Friday by appointment. To schedule an appointment, please call 440.943.6900.
Bradley Leyrer, Ed.D., SHRM-CP
Director of Operations & Human Resources
Cindy Dye
Administrative Assistant, Licensed Staff
Cathy Baltus
Administrative Assistant, Support Staff

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