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Rochelle Township High School  (District 1)  - Agriculture/Science Teacher

Rochelle Township High School, located in Section 2, is looking for an additional Agriculture/ Science teacher for start of the 2020-2021 school year.   This position includes a competitive salary (base salary starts at $38,515), assistant FFA stipend, full paid TRS, full single health insurance and dental, and $20,000 Term Life Insurance.  The 3 Circles grant is currently offered and will be negotiable based upon the successful candidate.

 

This award-winning program boasts a variety of agricultural and science-based courses and an active FFA chapter.  Current facilities include agriscience classrooms, greenhouse (with headhouse), and mechanics shop.  Courses taught will be based on the strengths and certifications of the individual.

 

Additionally, RTHS operates a Professional Learning Community (PLC) with weekly teacher collaboration time and student interventions.  Co-curricular participation is encouraged and should be noted in resume/cover letters.

 

Applicants must have a valid Type 09 certificate and meet highly qualified status.  Additional endorsements are encouraged.  Please note them on your resume.

 
Contact Person

Send resume and letter of interest to Chris Lewis, Principal, via email at clewis@rthsd212.org.  RTHS is actively looking to hire this position so if interested, do not wait to send your information. 

 


Rockridge High School  (District 1)  - Agriculture/Industrial Technology Teacher

Rockridge High School (District 1)- Agriculture/Industrial Technology Teacher

Rockridge High School, located in Section 4, is looking for an Agriculture/ Industrial Technology teacher for start of the 2020-2021 school year to replace the retiring Allen Hyett.   The teacher will be assigned to instruct high school Agriculture and Industrial Technology courses as well as an 8th grade exploratory course.  The specific course schedule will be determined after the successful candidate is identified and the course registration process is complete.

This agriculture program boasts a variety of agricultural and industrial technology courses and an active FFA chapter.  Current facilities include agriculture classrooms, greenhouse, aquaponics lab, land lab, and two mechanics shop. 

 

Applicants must possess a valid Illinois Teaching License with appropriate endorsements in Agriculture and/or Industrial Technology.  Applicants must also pass appropriate background checks and physical examination, including a TB test.

 

Salary and benefits are determined based on experience & education per the collective bargaining agreement with the Rockridge Teachers' Association. Starting base salary for the 2020-2021 school year is $38,665.  The possibility of a 10-month contract for the FFA Advisor and the 3-Circles Grant will be discussed with the final candidate.

 
Contact Person

Please send letter of application, current resume, list of references and/or letters of recommendation, and copies of unofficial transcripts to Mrs. Katy Hasson, Principal, Rockridge High School, 14110 - 134th Avenue West, Taylor Ridge, IL 61284. Materials may be emailed to khasson@rr300.org or faxed to 309-795-1763.  The application deadline is 1/30/2020.

 


Facilitating Coordination in Agricultural Education  (District 1)  - District 1 Program Advisor
Filled by John Heiser
 
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Stockton High School  (District 1)  - Agriculture Teacher and FFA Advisor

Stockton High School (District 1)- Agriculture Teacher and FFA Advisor

Stockton High School, located in Section 1, is looking for an Agricultural Education teacher and FFA Advisor for start of the 2020-2021 school year. This position includes teaching assignments in grades 9-12 and one section of 7th grade.

This agriculture program boasts a variety of agricultural courses and has an active FFA chapter.  Current facilities include an agriculture classroom, a greenhouse, a land lab, and a mechanics shop. 

Applicants must possess a current Illinois Professional Educator License with proper endorsement to teach Agriculture Education and other duties as assigned. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to the following: utilizing different teaching methods to meet the instructional needs of individual students; developing lesson plans; communicating regularly with parents on student performance; developing classroom standards to maintain student discipline and behavior; and collaborating with the FFA alumni.

Salary is based on current negotiated contract per educational level and years of experience.    Excellent benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance are provided.  The possibility of a 10-month contract is also a possibility with this position.

  

 
Contact Person
Please send cover letter, resume, transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, and copy of Illinois Teaching License to Mrs. Casey Downey, High School Principal, 540 N. Rush St., Stockton, IL 61085 or email to casey.downey@stocktonschools.com. The application deadline is 2/28/2019.
 


Sterling High School  (District 1)  - Agriculture/Science High School Teacher

Sterling High School, located in Whiteside County in Section 2, is seeking an additional Agricultural Educator for the 2020-2021 school year to support an expanding program.  We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who wants to introduce the importance of Agriculture to a diverse student body. This position will be directly involved in our new Farm-to-Cafeteria initiative.

The district is planning to construct a new greenhouse and Ag Mech lab. Additionally, the school has a strong technology infrastructure, including a 1:1 Macbook Air Environment.

The specific course schedule will be determined based on the strengths of the successful candidate and student interests during the registration process.  However, courses likely to be taught include Horticulture, Greenhouse Production/Floral Design, Basic Ag Mechanics, and Environmental Science.

Applicants must have a valid Type 09 Certificate, with preference given to candidates who also have a science certification.

Qualifications

IL Professional Educator License endorsed in the area of Agriculture.  Preference given to candidates who also have a Science certification.

Salary/Benefits

Salaries are regionally competitive and will be discussed upon offer of position. Full TRS benefits paid 87.5% Individual health & dental insurance benefits paid and 72% family insurance paid

How to Apply

 
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Putnam County  (District 1)  - Agriculture Teacher and FFA Advisor

Putnam County High School (District 1)- Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor

Putnam County High School, located in Granville, IL, in Section 5, is looking for an Agriculture Teacher and FFA advisor for the start of the 2020-2021 school year.   This position includes a competitive salary, FFA stipend, full paid TRS, and health insurance options.  The 3 Circles grant is currently offered and will be negotiable based upon the successful candidate.

This program boasts a variety of agricultural courses, an active FFA chapter, and very supportive FFA alumni.  Current facilities include two agriculture classrooms and two large mechanics shops. The program also has various types of instructional technology and the school is one-to-one with Chromebooks. Courses taught will be based on the strengths and certifications of the individual.

 
Contact Person
If interested, send letter of interest, resume, and references to Mr. Clayton Theisinger, Principal at theisingerc@pcschools535.org. 
 


Somonauk High School  (District 2)  - Ag Teacher/Co-FFA Advisor
Accepted by Jenny Wold
 
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N/A
 


Marquette Academy  (District 2)  - Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor
Filled by Taylor Daniels 

 
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John Marshall Metro High School  (District 2)  - Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor
(Filled by Barbara Pillow-Sibideh)
 
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Chicago High School for Ag Sciences  (District 2)  - Ag Finance & Economics Teacher & Co-FFA Advisor

This is a high school teaching position in Agricultural Finance & Economics covering Agribusiness, Sales, Marketing and Financial Management Topics. This position is part of the Chicago Public Schools Career and Technical Education (CTE) program at the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences.  The Agricultural Finance & Economics program is a series of prescribed courses for grades 10-12 that provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the Agribusiness industry.  Ag Finance delivers industry-based instruction that develops student competencies leading to postsecondary education and employment.  Students develop knowledge and skills necessary to operate a business and market garden and an understanding of finance, sales, marketing and entrepreneurship concepts.  Students currently obtain a certification in Agribusiness Concepts and the school is pursuing information on a Quickbooks certification.

 

Position Responsibilities:

  1. Provide rigorous and relevant instruction on pre-approved hands-on curriculum in the content area and general work-place readiness.
  2. Integrate soft-skill instruction into competency-based content area activities.
  3. Serve as an Advisor and coach for extracurricular industry relevant competitions, industry exploration activities, professional organizations and postsecondary initiatives. 
  4. Through classroom instruction collaborate with career pathway teachers to operate the school’s Farmstand and other special projects and initiatives.
  5. Show evidence of project-based learning (e.g., competitions, capstone events, etc.)
  6. Collaborate with core content teachers on common course planning, integration and alignment.
  7. Attend all relevant professional development set by the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences.
  8. Serve as an advisor for FFA and incorporate FFA into classroom instruction.
  9. Commit to the 3-Circle Model of Agricultural Education as set forth by the National FFA Organization.Incorporate FFA and SAE into all courses.
  10. Maintain and update industry certifications as required by Illinois State Board of Education and Chicago Public Schools.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Eligible to receive an ISBE Professional Education License (PEL) in Ag Education or
  • Eligible to receive an ISBE Educator License with Stipulations (ELS(CTE)) in Ag Education
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics, Ag Education or other Related Field
  • Previous employment experience in industry such as commercial nursery/greenhouse production, landscaping, tree planter and be familiar with methods for field and container production, as well as sustainable practices like hydroponics, botany, cycles of life, insects, natural pest management, companion planting, plant communities, nutrition and health
  • Prior teaching experience
  • Excellent planning, organization, written and verbal communication skills
  • High-level problem solving skills
  • Ability to work in indoor and outdoor agricultural lab environments, including (farm, market garden, barn, etc).
  • Computer literacy and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and Google Applications
  • Team and detail oriented
 
Contact Person

William Hook, Principal, wehook@cps.edu or Amy Romito, EFE 010, atromito@cps.edu

 


Milford High School  (District 2)  - Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor
Filled Pending Board Approval
 
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Naperville Central High School (filled by non-Ag teacher)  (District 2)  - Companion Animal Biology (Small Animal Science) Teacher
 
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Herscher High School  (District 2)  - Agriculture Teacher
Filled by non-ag teacher
 
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Gary Comer Youth Center  (District 2)  - Urban Agriculture Instructor & Co-FFA Advisor
filled
 
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Tri-Point High School  (District 2)  - Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor

Tri-Point High School in northern Ford County, located in Section 10, is seeking an Agriculture teacher and FFA Advisor.  The selected candidate, beginning with the 2020-21 school year, will work alongside current teacher and Advisor Diana Loschen, who is retiring at the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

This is an extended year contract and participation in the 3-circle grant is planned.

This award winning program boasts a variety of agricultural courses and an active FFA chapter, with strong support from the community, alumni, and administration.  Facilities include a mechanics shop, newly renovated food science lab, and dedicated Agriculture classroom with strong technology access including student one-to-one program.

TPHS offers a wide-variety of classes including the following: 

  • Introduction to Agriculture

  • Basic Agriculture Science

  • BSAA

  • PSAA

  • Horticulture/Landscaping

  • Ag Business Management

  • Agriculture Mechanics

  • Food Science

  • Farm-to-Fork

  • Veterinary Science

  • Natural Resources

Qualifications

Required Illinois Professional Educator License in Agriculture Education, with consideration given to those with additional endorsements.  Non-traditional candidates will be considered.

Salary/Benefits

Tri-Point CUSD #6J participates in the Three Circle Grant.  In addition, salary and benefits are offered per the negotiated collective bargaining agreement including 100% board-paid TRS, tuition reimbursement, and health and life insurance.

Additional Notes

Tri-Point High School strives to be the best public high school of 100 in the State of Illinois.  With a one-to-one and eLearning program, strong elective offerings, multiple Advanced Placement and dual-credit courses, we look for innovative teachers who believe in the potential of all students to leave high school with a clear post-secondary plan. 

 
 
Contact Person

Email letter of interest, resume, and copies of three references to: Mrs. Kellee K. Hill, Principal hillk@tripointschools.org.

 The position will remain open until a candidate is selected with interviews beginning in January.

Email Address: hillk@tripointschools.org

School District: https://www.tripointschools.org/

 
 


El Paso-Gridley High School  (District 2)  - Ag Teacher & Co-FFA Advisor
El-Paso Gridley High School, located in Section 9, is seeking to hire an additional agriculture teacher & Co-FFA Advisor to their well respected and supported agriculture program. 
Courses currently taught include: Intro to Ag, Ag Mechanics, Ag Construction, Ag Metal Fabrication, BSAA, and Natural Resources Conservation.
 
Contact Person
For additional information and to apply, visit their instructional vacancies website.
 


Normal Community High School  (District 2)  - Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor

Normal West High School, located in Section 9, is looking for an Agriscience Education teacher and FFA Advisor for start of the 2020-2021 school year. Normal West is one of two McLean County Unit #5 high schools.

School facilities include a large modern classroom, ag mechanics facility, greenhouse, and large outdoor spaces around the school. Normal has a very large and supportive FFA Alumni chapter that supports both high schools. McLean County Unit #5 participates in the Three Circles grant, and the successful candidate will be eligible for a 12-month extended contract.

This program implements the CASE curriculum through the following courses: Introduction to Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, BSAA, PSAA, Veterinary Science and Ag Business Management. Additionally, the successful candidate will work alongside Mr. John Mackinson who is the Ag Mechanics teacher.

Qualifications:
Required Illinois Professional Educator License in Agriculture Education, with consideration given to those with a science endorsement. Non-traditional candidates will be considered. Certifications in CASE courses (AFNR, ASA, ASP, APT, and ABF) are encouraged, but not required. Training for CASE courses will be provided by the school district.
 
Contact Person

Apply Here 


For more information, please contact:

Mr. Dave Johnson, Principal johnsodw@unit5.org 

Mr. John Mackinson, Ag Mechanics Teacher mackinsj@unit5.org 

Mrs. Liz Harris, Ag Department Chair harrisl@unit5.org 

 
 


U of I Extension Educator, Chicago Ag Science HS  (District 2)  - U of I Extension Educator, Chicago Ag Science HS
The Extension Educator serves as a regular, full time, 12-month academic professional with primary responsibility for the development, delivery, and evaluation of educational programs supporting the mission of the University of Illinois Extension. Extension Educators support one of the six core Extension program areas and within that program area may focus on one or more of the following interdisciplinary initiatives: Community; Economy; Environment; Food, and/or Health. 
The Extension Educator, Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences (CHSAS), is expected to concentrate programmatically in metropolitan food and environmental systems within diverse urban production settings. Close collaboration with other Commercial Agriculture, Local Food Systems/Small Farms, Horticulture, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, and Community and Economic Development Extension Educators is required. The Extension Educator will be located at the CHSAS. The Extension Educator will build networks among diverse groups within Cook County and the surrounding counties, who have strong interest in expanding the food and agriculture system in the Chicago area through youth development, training, and education. Engage with urban growers, community members, and volunteers, CHSAS personnel, decision-makers, and other stakeholders and clientele involved in urban agriculture and CHSAS. 

View full job description here.
 
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View full position description and apply here.
 


Macomb High School  (District 3)  - Agricultural Education Instructor / FFA Advisor

Macomb High School, located in Section 11, is seeking a Full Time Agriculture Education Instructor/FFA Advisor for the 2020-2021 school year. This individual will be a part of a 2-teacher program with current instructor Wyatt McGrew.

Re-established in 2015, the Macomb High School Agriculture Program has been extremely successful the past four years. Most notably, the program has had its 1st American Star Finalist candidate in 2019, 3 American FFA Degree Recipients, 3 State Proficiency Winners, 3 State Star Finalists, 10 State FFA Degree Recipients and has had a multitude of students experience success in and out of the classroom. The program is an Affiliated Program of the National FFA Organization. 

A key to the success of the program has been the outstanding support within the Macomb Community. The program has an established FFA Alumni organization, the Macomb FFA Alumni Association. This group supports the students by assisting in contest preparation, event planning and most notably, providing scholarships to students. In 2018-2019, the Macomb FFA Alumni provided over $7,000 to students attending leadership conferences/conventions, and over $18,000 to graduating seniors pursuing military or continued education.

Beginning 2020-2021, the program will be expanding to offer an increased list of Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Business and Agricultural Mechanics courses. Planned course offerings for the 2020-2021 course year include: Introduction to Agriculture, BSAA (Plant & Animal), Ag Business Management, Horticulture, Veterinary Science, Natural Resources, Basic Agriculture Mechanics, Agriculture Mechanics & Technology, Agriculture Construction and Agriculture Machinery Service. The program is also investigating the potential to add 8th grade agriculture in the future. The program is home to a 30’x60’ greenhouse built in 2017, will have a full mechanics shop, a 5-acre land lab/test plot, laptop computers, drones and most importantly, full building/administrative & community support. To update equipment/educational support materials, the program utilizes CTE funding, district financial support and other grants available to the MHS Agriculture Program.

Specific qualifications for the position include: State of Illinois Professional Educator License with agriculture related endorsements. Additional math and/or science endorsements are helpful but not required to obtain the position. Salary will be based on the district’s 2021 salary schedule. In 2019-20 and prior to, the district offered an extended contract, participated in the 3-circle grant and offered an additional stipend for FFA Activities.

 

 
Contact Person

Interested candidates should please send a letter of interest, district application, transcript, credentials and resume to: Macomb Community Unit School District #185, Attn: Velvet Taflinger, Human Resources, 323 W. Washington St., Macomb, IL 61455. Employment applications can be downloaded at: www.macomb185.org/jobs.aspx. Please direct questions regarding the position to Mr. Scott Sullivan, Principal, Macomb High School, sullivans@mcusd185.org.

The deadline for application is January 4th 2020.

 


Urbana High School  (District 4)  - Agriculture Teacher & FFA Advisor
COURSES TO BE TAUGHT: Introduction to Agriculture, Basic Ag Science, Veterinary Science 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function in the core expectation areas of planning, delivery of instruction, assessment, instructional environment and professional responsibilities proficiently. The successful High School Teacher:
-Demonstrate effective preparation for instruction
-Applies knowledge gained from staff development and professional educational literature when designing instruction.
-Plans for the use of a variety of teaching materials
-Demonstrates knowledge of subject matter
-Demonstrates ability to implement effective lessons
-Provides for individual differences in learning styles and abilities
-Uses appropriate assessment methods for measuring levels of student achievement
-Evaluates whether assessment results reflect attainment of desired standards
-Uses assessment and evaluation results appropriately for instructional decision making
-Provides feedback consistently to students and parents regarding student achievement
-Establishes a culture for learning
-Organizes the instructional environment and procedures to encourage student learning
-Manages student behavior in a constructive manner
-Demonstrates positive interpersonal relationships with staff, parents, administration and community
-Demonstrates professional work habits following school district and state policies and procedures
-Demonstrates professional development

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Some teachers may serve as course team leaders, may serve as members of a 9th or 10th grade community team and/or may be required to supervise at a hall duty station. In addition, this position includes serving as the FFA advisor.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
-Bachelors Degree, from an accredited college or university, with required licensure and endorsements
-Holds a Valid Illinois Teaching License with the appropriate endorsement(s) to teach high school students in the required discipline/content area (Professional Educator License or Educator License with Stipulations for CTE and/or Agriculture/Science background)
-Bilingual Candidates preferred, but not required
-2-3 years of teaching experience at the high school level except in the case of a new college graduate.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Salary is based on a step placement which is determined by the education, experience and the Urbana Education Association and Board of Education contract. The 2018-2019 BS+0 was $41,617.

Apply Now: https://usd116.tedk12.com/hire/viewjob.aspx?jobid=669
 
Contact Person
Contact Travis Courson (tcourson@usd116.org) with any questions 
 


Oakland High School  (District 4)  - Agriculture Teacher/FFA Advisor

Filled

 
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Sullivan High School  (District 4)  - Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor
Sullivan High School, located in Section 16, is looking for an Agriculture teacher and advisor for the award-winning FFA program for the start of the 2020-2021 school year.  The position includes a competitive salary with an extended contract of up to 60 days. 

Sullivan High School has one of the most highly respected ag programs in the state with a strong community/alumni support system.  Facilities and equipment include a greenhouse, aquaculture system, mechanics shop including welding, electrical, and surveying equipment, and agriscience laboratory equipment.  Courses that would likely be taught next year include Agricultural Sales and Marketing, Agricultural Science, Intro to Agriculture, Bio Science Applications/Greenhouse Production and Management, and Physical Science (though Ag Mechanics and Technology is a possibility as well). 
 
 
Contact Person
If interested, please email a letter of application, resume, unofficial transcripts, references, and a copy of teaching certificate to Principal Daniel Allen at allend@sullivan.k12.il.us or mail to Sullivan High School c/o Principal Daniel Allen, 725 N. Main St., Sullivan, IL 61951.    
 


Nokomis High School  (District 4)  - Agriculture Teacher/FFA Advisor

Vacancy- Nokomis High School Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor

Nokomis High School, located in Montgomery county & Section 19, is looking for an Agriculture teacher and FFA advisor for the 2020-2021 school year.  The successful candidate will join a two person agriculture department and teach a variety of junior high and high school agriculture courses.  Candidate must be able to expand and modify curriculum and daily lesson plan to meet student needs. 

Salary and benefits are determined via the collective bargaining agreement.  FFA sponsorship is available. 

Please send a cover letter, resume, a photocopy of college transcripts, a photocopy of teaching license (if available) and three letters of recommendation to the following:

 
Contact Person
Dr. Scott E. Doerr, Superintendent
Nokomis CUSD #22
511 Oberle Street
Nokomis, IL 62075
 


Brownstown High School  (District 4)  - Ag Teacher/ FFA Advisor

Filled by Cassie Perrin

 
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Mattoon High School  (District 4)  - 2nd Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor
Mattoon High School, located in Section 20, is looking for an additional Agriculture teacher for start of the 2020-2021 school year. This position includes; FFA stipend, extended contract, and opportunity to participate in the 3 circles grant.

This agriculture program boasts a variety of agricultural courses and an active FFA chapter. Current facilities include; agriculture classroom, greenhouse, aquaponics lab, animal lab, land lab, and mechanics shop.

The specific course schedule will be determined after the successful candidate is identified and the course registration process is complete. However, it will likely include Ag Sciences, Animal Sciences, Plant Sciences, Career Exploration and SAE.

The Mattoon School District is a progressive district looking to expand personalized learning opportunities through a variety of ways. The district has been focused on developing the following; competency based educational opportunities, preparing for all students to have a personal device by fall of 2021 and is seeking to empower students at all ages through the use of the "Leader in Me" curriculum.

The Mattoon School District is excited to be able to expand student opportunities by adding a qualified and excited individual to join Karl Rabe in Agricultural Department.

Please apply at https://www.applitrack.com/mattoon/onlineapp/JobPostings/view.asp?FromAdmin=true&AppliTrackJobId=465
 
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Okaw Valley  (District 4)  - 2nd Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor

Okaw Valley High School, located in Bethany and Section 16 is seeking a second agriculture teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.  This position will be split between the middle school and the high school.  Potential courses to be taught include, but are not limited to, junior high agriculture and agricultural business.  A stipend and extended contract are negotiable based upon duties and responsibilities.

The Okaw Valley School districts strives to be a leader in agricultural education.  The district has recently built a new agriculture/livestock facility.

To apply for the position, send letter of application, resume, letters of recommendation, transcripts and a copy of teaching (license) to:

Application Deadline: Open until filled

 
Contact Person
Matt Shoaff, Principal
Okaw Valley High School
709 S. St. John
Bethany, IL 61914
217-665-3631
shoaffm@okawvalley.org
 


Paxton-Buckley-Loda  (District 4)  - 3rd Agriculture Teacher/FFA Advisor

Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School is seeking an Agriculture teacher to begin in August of 2020.  The successful candidate will work in a three-person department with class assignments being determined based on each teacher’s strengths.  This is an 11-month contract, however Paxton-Buckley-Loda is exploring the 3 Circles grant. Candidates should possess or expect to possess a proper Illinois teaching license. Interested candidates should complete and submit the online application found on the ROE #9 website under the menu tab.  

To apply for the position: https://www.applitrack.com/ROE9/onlineapp/jobpostings/view.asp?internaltransferform.Url=&choosedistrict=true&applitrackclient=202&category=Licensed+Secondary+Teaching+%2D+9th+thru+12th

 
Contact Person
Questions can be directed to Travis Duley, Principal at tduley@pblpanthers.org
 


Freeburg  (District 5)  - Agriculture Educator

Freeburg Community Unit School District #77, located in Section 22, is seeking an agriculture/industrial arts teacher to work alongside current agriculture educator, Mrs. Dusti Ingles, as well as other industrial art staff.  Applicants must possess or be able to obtain an Illinois Professional Educator License endorsed in 9-12 Agriculture Education and/or Industrial Technology.  FCHS has a large, agriculture & industrial arts department with fully equipped shops and dedicated classrooms.  Future plans include expanding the physical space and curriculum offers for the program. 

Freeburg High School has a competitive salary and benefit package.  The starting base salary for the 2019-2020 school year is $37,600. Benefits package includes paid retirement (TRS contribution), 100% paid individual health and 50% paid family health insurance, in addition to tuition reimbursement. 


 
 
 
Contact Person

Before January 3rd, interested candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to:

Kendra Nowatzki, District Secretary

401 S. Monroe Street, Freeburg, IL 62243

nowatzkik@fchs77.org

 


Mt. Vernon (Begin Jan 2020)  (District 5)  - Ag Education Instructor

Filled (pending board approval)

 
 
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Gallatin County (Begin Jan 2020)  (District 5)  - Ag Education Instructor
The Gallatin County High School in Junction of section 25 is hiring an agriculture teacher and FFA advisor for the rest of the 2019-2020 school year. 130+ students are enrolled in ag courses out of 205 students in grades 9-12. Courses could include but not limited to: Introduction to the Agricultural Industry, Ag Business, Natural Resource Management, Ag Metal & Fabrication, Horticulture Science, and Ag Mechanics. Very supportive administration and school district. Supportive of an extended contract and participation in the Three Circle FFA & SAE grant. Facilities include: classroom, mechanics lab, greenhouse, plant land lab, garden plot, computer lab, and prairie plot. Website - https://www.gallatincusd7.com/  
 
Contact Person
As soon as possible, send application, letter of interest, resume, official grade transcripts, teaching license(if applicable), and 3 current letters of reference to  
 
Judy Kaegi
Superintendent
Gallatin County CUSD #7
5175 Highway 13
Junction, IL 62954
Email - jlkaegi@gcs.shawneelink.net

Application -  https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/542679/Application_for_Employment__1_.pdf  

 


 
 
     
     
 
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