Position:         Paraprofessional

Contact:           Alicia Leslie/Doris Schulte

                        Wood County Educational Service Center

                        1867 N. Research Drive

                        Bowling Green, OH  43402


Description: To provide educational support including tutoring, classroom management, organization of materials, and computer assistance for students under the direct supervision of the classroom teacher.


-- Paraprofessional License -- Must have 48 semester hours or 72 quarter hours or can must take parapro test ($60)

-- BCII/FBI ( less than 365 days old)

Position:  Community Learning Centers - Part-time Program Assistants

Be part of a quality before/after-school and/or Summer enrichment & extended learning program for elementary children (grades K-6).
Work directly with children in fun, hands-on activities that support student success and expand their awareness of the world around them.
Centers located in Bowling Green, Eastwood, Elmwood, Genoa, North Baltimore, Northwood, Rossford, and Woodmore School Districts.  Substitute staff needed for all locations.

Contact:  Sue Ullman, Program Supervisor
419-354-9010   or   sullman@wcesc.org

Learn more about the Community Learning Centers at:  wcesc.org/community-learning-centers-of-wcesc

Application for Employment

Thank you for your interest in working at the Wood County Educational Service Center

Contact Information:  Doris Schulte, Personnel Secretary/EMIS

419-354-9010 ext 226 or dschulte@wcesc.org

Here is some information regarding Electronic Renewal of licensure.

Applications will be kept on file at the WCESC for two years for the following positions:

  • Aides/Paraprofessionals
  • Gifted
  • APE (Adaptive Physical Education
  • Misc. (Secretarial)
  • Student Secretary
  • OT/PT (Occupational/Physical Therapy)
  • Psychology
  • Social Services
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Speech/Language/Hearing


Please contact the local school districts ( Eastwood, Elmwood, Lake, North Baltimore, Northwood and Otsego) and fill out their application (ex. Math, English, Elementary, Early Childhood, Social Studies Teachers, etc). The individual districts arrange interviews and hire for their Teacher - Para Professional positions. In addition, applications are accepted for special education programs located in the Bowling Green City School District, Perrysburg Exempted Village School District, and Rossford Exempted Village School District.


Please use WCESC sub application for only North Baltimore, Elmwood and Otsego. If interested in subbing for Bowling Green, Eastwood, Lake, Northwood and WCESC special needs programs contact Rachel Wixey at 1-877-977-9499.


Electronic License

Application Information


Substitute Application


Rachel Wixey Information


Substitute Teacher Job Description   Beginning & Ending Times for Schools
Substitute Para Job Description Locations of Schools
Substitute Time Slip  

WCESC Support For Substitutes in the Classroom


AESOP Quick Sheet for Substitutes



Fingerprinting for the National FBI and BCII can be processed through the Wood County ESC by appointment only.  Please contact Doris Schulte or Alicia Leslie at 419-354-9010 to set up an appointment.

The BCII  cost is $25.00 for substitute/new hire or area school employees.  All others are $30.00.

The FBI cost is $50.00.

CASH-correct amount is greatly appreciated -  ( no large bills as we cannot make change) or Money Order made out to Wood County Educational Service Center. 

A valid Ohio drivers license or an Ohio ID from the Dept of Motor Vehicles is required for the BCII.

If you do not have an Ohio drivers license and need both background checks, you will need to get the BCII & FBI done by the Wood County Sheriff's Office (419) 354-9006 -Amy Taulker.   Be sure to tell them your results need to be sent to the Ohio Dept of Education electronically and get a copy for yourself.


AESOP Substitute Quick Sheet


AESOP Administrator:  Alicia Leslie

8:30 - 3:00 pm - 419-354-9010 ext. 305

After Hours Contact Information:  419-308-4147

Email:  aleslie@wcesc.org