English Teacher, Reading Specialist/English Teacher, Educational Assistant

Somerset Area School Dist
Somerset, PA Full-time
Posted on May 3, 2019

The Somerset Area School District is accepting applications for the following positions:

English Teacher. Full-time, permanent position, effective at the start of the 2019/2020 school year.

The successful applicant will possess a valid PA secondary English teaching certificate, the desire to be part of a dynamic faculty, exceptional planning and instructional skills, and knowledge of PA standards and college and career readiness. Multiple certificates is a plus. All applicable clearances, along with a physical and drug screening, are required prior to employment.

EOE

Reading Specialist/English Teacher. Full-time, permanent position, effective at the start of the 2019/2020 school year. The successful applicant will possess a valid PA reading specialist certificate, and a 7 - 12 or mid-level English or grades 4 - 8 ELA certificate. Must desire to be part of a dynamic faculty, and have exceptional planning and instructional skills, knowledge of PA standards and college and career readiness, and proven experience in effective reading pedagogy and intervention strategies. Multiple certificates is a plus. All applicable clearances, along with a physical and drug screening, are required prior to employment.

EOE

Educational Assistant. Part-time, permanent position, in addition to substitute positions, available for the start of the 2019/2020 school year. Successful applicants will possess a strong work ethic, positive work history, patience, good communication and problem-solving skills, and desire to work with a diverse student population. All applicable clearances, along with a physical and drug screening, are required prior to employment.

EOE

AmeriCorps Teachers. The Somerset Area School District has several, year-long AmeriCorps positions available at the start of the 2019/2020 school year. Interested applicants must possess a remarkable work ethic, desire to work with children, good communication and problem-solving skills, and knowledge and/or education in the fields of education and/or social services. AmeriCorps workers are provided an annual stipend and opportunities for student loan forgiveness. This is an outstanding opportunity for college graduates looking to gain valuable work experience in an education and/or human services setting. All applicable clearances, along with a physical and drug screening, are required prior to employment.

EOE