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Posted on April 19, 2018

School: York County School of Technology

Type: full-time

Start Date: Immediate opening


The York County School of Technology is seeking a professional, dynamic, and highly skilled instructor for an immediate vacancy in our high school Commercial and Advertising Arts program. This position provides classroom and practical application instruction to students in grades 9-12 in the technical knowledge and skills needed to use artistic techniques to effectively communicate ideas and information to business and consumer audiences via illustrations and other forms of printed media. This program includes instruction in areas such as:

Hand drawing and illustration
Color theory and application
Digital imaging
Use of software such as InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark, etc.
Design, layout, and production
Digital Photography
Professional Skills
This position requires teaching certification as follows:

PA Vocational Certification in Commercial Art
Candidates may have a minimum of 2 years (4000 hours) documented paid work experience in communication technology, preferably with a combination of diverse experiences the field. The work experience must have been within the last 10 years. Candidates will need to complete the certification coursework program and testing requirements through Penn State to obtain vocational teacher certification. This process will take several years, but contracted teachers will be eligible for tuition reimbursement.

To apply:

A complete application for this position will include the following:

Cover Letter
PA Standard Application (Please note: Some portions of this application will not apply if you are not a certified teacher. These may be left blank.)
Certification, if available
College Transcripts (if available; unofficial transcripts are acceptable)
Clearances (Click for clearance information) Clearances are required prior to hire. If you do not already have the required clearances, please submit other application materials in advance so as to not delay consideration of your candidacy.
These items can be emailed to Dyann Karchnak, Human Resources Specialist, at or mailed or delivered to Ms. Karchnak at York County School of Technology, 2179 S. Queen Street, York, PA 17402.