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Posted on May 06, 2021

School: Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center

Type: Full-Time

Start Date: 2021-2022 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 team:

SECONDARY PROFESSIONAL TEACHING POSITIONS

Digital Communications Instructor – School Year/9 Month

FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2021.  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.  Please logon on to the High School Programs tab at www.gactc.edufor program information.

Emergency Services Instructor – School Year/9 Month

FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2021.  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.  Please logon on to the High School Programs tab at www.gactc.edufor program information.

Health Occupations Instructor – School Year/9 month

FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2021.  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.  Please logon on to the High School Programs tab at www.gactc.edufor program information.

Logistics & Materials Management Instructor – School Year/9 Month

FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2021.  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.  Please logon on to the High School Programs tab at www.gactc.edufor program information.

Service Occupations Instructor – School Year/9 Month

FT secondary teaching position beginning Fall 2021. 

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.

This is a unique position that will require the candidate to possess a Pennsylvania Special Education certification and either possess or obtain the Pennsylvania Family & Consumer Sciences certification. Please logon on to the High School Programs tab at www.gactc.edufor program information.

POSTSECONDARY PROFESSIONAL TEACHING POSITIONS

Practical Nursing Instructor – Twelve Month

Interested candidates must possess a passion for teaching and empowering student success.  The individual chosen will be responsible for didactic and clinical instruction.  Excellent communication skills are necessary.  Current PA licensure, BSN or BSN candidacy are required and an MSN is preferred.  Preference will be given to candidates with teaching experience and/or maternal/newborn clinical experience. This is a FT position and comes with full benefits, with paid leave including vacation and holidays.  This position may include evening and weekend hours.

OTHER POSITIONS

Instructional Assistant – Automotive - School Year/9 Month

Interested candidates should be excited to work alongside GACTC’s expert instructional staff and share their knowledge of the automotive industry with high school students.  The individual chosen will possess entry level skill in the automotive field and have a demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices. 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.

Instructional Assistant – HVAC - School Year/9 Month

Interested candidates should be excited to work alongside GACTC’s expert instructional staff and share their knowledge of the HVAC industry with high school students.  The individual chosen will possess entry level skill in the HVAC field and have a demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices. 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.

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 the Health Occupations industry with high school students.  The individual chosen will possess entry level skill in the Health Occupations field and have a demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices. 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 and must be completed for consideration.  Follow the appropriate link for the proper application procedure for the desired position.  Employment contingent upon background checks, health exams/drug testing, and other documentation.  Note that clearances are not required upon submission of initial application. Please submit applications by May 21, 2021, to:

Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center

Danielle Mehalick, Business Manager

1500 Fourth Avenue

Altoona, PA 16602

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