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  Vacancy: Salem High School (2023-2024)  
  Casey Bolin  12/22/2022 7:00:00 AM  

Salem High School, located in Section 21, is seeking a full time agriculture teacher for the 2023-2024 school year, as Mr. Matt Pokojski will retire after a successful teaching career. Courses taught will be determined by the strengths of the hired candidate and the high school needs. 

Facilities include a large classroom, lots of storage, a mechanics/wood shop and small greenhouse. The facility is housed separately from the high school. Within the program there are currently 107 students taking an agriculture education course. Current courses offered include Introduction to the Agricultural Industry,  Agricultural Business Management, Basic Agricultural Science and Basic Biological Science Applications in Agriculture. 

More information can be found at the school website and/or the FFA facebook page. Candidates should have a valid Illinois Teacher License. Candidates will be paid based on the collective bargaining agreement. 

To apply the following should be submitted to the Principal by January 27, 2023:

  • Letter of Application

  • Resume

  • Three Letters of Reference

  • Copy of Transcripts


All materials must be sent via the U.S. Postal service:

Mr. John Boles, Principal 

Salem Community High School 

1200 N. Broadway 

Salem, IL 62881


Casey Bolin
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 618-780-0230 Cell: 618-780-0230
Address: 301 South Oak Street, P.O. Box 160, Patoka, IL 62875
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