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Multiple Teaching Postions

Posted on June 15, 2020

School: Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center

Type: full-time

Start Date: 2020-2021 school year

The Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center (GACTC) needs your help transforming today’s youth into tomorrow’s skilled workforce. We are excited to announce the following opportunities to become part of our incredible team:


PROFESSIONAL TEACHING POSITIONS

Health Occupations Instructor – School Year/9 Month
FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2020. Candidate must possess a current, unrestricted PA RN license with a BSN preferred. Minimum of four years nursing experience required. American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor preferred. Preference will be given to those who have one-year long term nursing care experience with a minimum of 200 hours over a full year and have completed the Nurse Aid Training: Train the Educator.
Responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, developing curriculum courses, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, and maintaining competency in their instructional field.
Pennsylvania teacher certification a plus or college courses leading to certification will be required. Logon on to www.gactc.edu/Domain/43 for program information.


Computer Technology Instructor – School Year/9 Month
FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2020. Minimum of four years verifiable industry experience required.
Responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, developing curriculum courses, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, and maintaining competency in their instructional field.
Preference will be given to those who possess related industry certifications. Pennsylvania teacher certification a plus or college courses leading to certification will be required. Logon on to www.gactc.edu/Domain/34 for program information.


Collision Repair & Refinishing Technology Instructor – School Year/9 Month
FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2020. Minimum of four years verifiable industry experience required.
Responsible for supporting student success by creating an optimum learning environment, responding to student needs, managing effective instructional activities, developing curriculum courses, modeling employability skills, demonstrating professionalism, developing cooperative work relationships with other faculty and staff, and maintaining competency in their instructional field.
Preference will be given to those who possess related industry certifications. Pennsylvania teacher certification a plus or college courses leading to certification will be required. Logon on to www.gactc.edu/Domain/32 for program information.


FT POST-SECONDARY INSTRUCTIONAL POSITION

Medical Assistant Program Director and Instructor (Post-Secondary) – 12 Month
Interested candidates should be passionate about training adult students preparing for careers in the medical assisting profession. The selected candidate will have knowledge of both theory and practice in the medical assisting profession and be comfortable with providing instruction in the classroom and clinical lab settings. The program director will be responsible for program curriculum, effectiveness, administration, planning and development, and coordinating practicums. Minimum of three years of employment in a healthcare facility, including a minimum of 160 hours in an ambulatory healthcare setting performing or observing administrative and clinical procedures as performed by medical assistants. Preference given to candidates credentialed in good standing in medical assisting, by an organization whose credentialing exam is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) or the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), or able to obtain credential within two years. This is a full-time position, primarily day hours.


OTHER POSITIONS

Instructional Assistant – Health Occupations - School Year/9 Month
Interested candidates should be excited to work alongside GACTC’s expert instructional staff and share their knowledge of health occupations with high school age students. The individual chosen must be a registered LPN or RN (preferred) with a current and unrestricted license and a minimum of two years of nursing experience as an RN/LPN. At least one year of long-term care experience (which includes a minimum of 200 hours over the course of one full year) is a plus. Responsibilities include assisting in student supervision, ensuring professional standards are demonstrated, and reinforcing the instructor’s lessons. Preference will be given to individuals with strong references and work experiences. This is a FT, 9-month, assistant position with full benefits.
The GACTC application procedure can be found at www.gactc.edu/Page/142 and must be completed for consideration. Employment contingent upon background checks, health exams/drug testing, and other documentation. Note that clearances are not required upon submission of initial application.

Application packets will be accepted until the positon is filled.

Please mail to:

Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center
Danielle Mehalick, Business Manager
1500 Fourth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602

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