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Emergency and Protective Services Instructor

Posted on December 01, 2020

School: Dauphin County Technical School

Type: Full-Time

Start Date: Immediately

The Dauphin County Technical School invites applications for an emergency and protective services instructor starting immediately. Position includes delivering instruction to high school age students using the PDE approved Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting (CIP 43.999) Program of Study. Candidate must have a minimum of 4 years of verifiable industry experience in areas such as Law Enforcement, Firefighting, Emergency Medical Technician, or Military. Candidates who possess associated Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, or Emergency Services certifications preferred. The successful candidate must be willing to pursue and maintain industry recognized credentials and/or certification including participation in technical seminars, workshops, and classes related to the occupation. Must be willing to complete necessary coursework to earn vocational teaching certification, or currently possess a PA Vocational Teaching Certificate. The successful candidate must also be able to relate well with high-school aged students, work independently, prepare lessons based upon a prescribed curriculum, and have excellent communication skills.


Salary dependent upon experience. Full benefit package. Required documents: a letter of interest addressed to Dr. Karen Pflugh, Administrative Director, resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, PDE 6004 Form, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Pre-employment paperwork requirements include PA State Police Clearance (Act 34); Child Abuse Clearance (Act 151); FBI Fingerprint Clearance (Act 114); School Employee Health Form (Physical and TB test); Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure Release Forms (Act 168). Send documents to Linda Hammaker, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is until December 15, 2020 or until position is filled. EOE