Welcome to the 
Human Resources/Payroll Department

150 Pike Street, Port Jervis, NY 12771
Phone: (845) 858-3100 • Fax: 845-858-3265

The Office of Human Resources is dedicated to accomplishing the following strategic goals:

  • Recruiting, hiring, and retaining the most highly qualified faculty and staff in support of the District's mission to provide an education of equity and excellence for all students
  • Promoting positive labor relations through collaborative problem-solving and open communication
  • Ensuring a safe and professional work environment that emphasizes mutual respect and maximizes employee effectiveness
  • Providing employment-related resources and information to employees with an emphasis on timely responsiveness and customer service

In addition to accessing resources and information using the menu links to the left, employees are encouraged to contact members of the Human Resources staff with questions.


Come join our team! PJ Schools has increased it's sub teacher & nurse rates

$$ Per day increases $$

  • A Subs, certified teacher from $120 to $145
  • B Subs, uncertified 48+ credits from $105 to $120
  • C Subs, uncertified 48+ credits from $80 to $105

**New; Retired PJ Teacher rate: $155**

Sub Nurse rate increase from $125 to $145

Click here for more information. Questions? Contact jellsworth@pjschools.org or 845-858-3100 x5537

Jessica Ellsworth
 Human Resources Coordinator
(845) 858-3100 ext.5537

Nancy Ladonne
(845) 858-3100 ext.5536

Amy Acoveno
(845) 858-3100 ext.5539

Kendyll Henion
Payroll Clerk
(845) 858-3100 ext.5527