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Posted on April 18, 2018

School: CTC of Lackawanna County - Henry J. Dende Campus

Type: Full-Time

Start Date: Immediate



CTC of Lackawanna County - Henry J. Dende Campus

The collision repair instructional program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair damaged automotive vehicles such as automobiles and light trucks. Students learn to examine damaged vehicles and estimate cost of repairs; remove, repair and replace upholstery, accessories, electrical and hydraulic window and seat operating equipment and trim to gain access to vehicle body and fenders; remove and replace glass; repair dented areas; replace excessively damaged fenders, panels and grills; straighten bent frames or unibody structures using hydraulic jacks and pulling devices; and file, grind and sand repaired surfaces using power tools and hand tools. Students refinish repaired surfaces by painting with primer and finish coat.

The successful candidate must possess communication skills which will be required to convey the description, purpose, requirements, course prerequisites, curriculum and student responsibilities of the collision repair program to students, parents, educators, and general public.


2018-2019 School Year



Based upon education, work experience and teacher contract.  Approximate salary range $39, 269 -- $43, 184 (190 days). Benefits include full health insurance, term life insurance, long term disability insurance and PSERS retirement.


Grades 10, 11 and 12


  • Candidates must hold a high school diploma and have a minimum of 2 to 5 years of documented vocational related work experience in related areas.

  • PDE teaching certificate preferred or willing to enroll with an approved teacher certification program to become certified with the Department of Education as a vocational instructor.

  • Have passed or be willing to take and pass Occupational Competency Assessment (OCA) in Collision Repair 2005 (CIP # 47.0603) administered by an approved vocational institution.

  • Current Act 24, 34, 114 and 151 clearances (dated within one (1) year) and Act 168 Disclosure Releases. (All required forms are available on the website on the home page located under About CTCLC on the Employment Tab)

  • Pre-Employment Drug Screening..



Screening will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.     



Candidates should submit a Letter of Interest, PA Standard Teaching Application, Resume, Official Transcripts, Certifications, Three Current Letters of Recommendation and Current clearances (all required forms are available on the website located on the home page under About CTCLC on the Employment Tab) to:  Thomas Baileys, Ed. D., Administrative Director, Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County-H.J.Dende Campus,  3201 Rockwell Avenue, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18508-1491; Phone: (570) 346-8471 Ext. 103 - Email:



The Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County will not discriminate in their educational programs, activities or employment practices based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, ancestry, or any other legally protected classification.  This policy is in accordance with state and federal laws, including Title VI, of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act.  Information relative to special accommodation, grievance procedure, and the designated responsible official for compliance with Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504 may be obtained by contacting the Career Technology Center of Lackawanna County, Henry J. Dende Campus, 3201 Rockwell Avenue, Scranton, Pennsylvania by calling (570) 346-8471.