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  Vacancy Fall 2023 Agriculture Teacher and Co FFA Advisor at Sterling High School  
  John Heiser  5/16/2023 7:00:00 AM  

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Sterling High School, located in Whiteside County, Section 2, has a full-time opening for the 2023-24 school year for an Agricultural Education teacher and co-FFA advisor to join a second instructor, Mrs. Meg Stanely.

The courses to be taught currently include Introduction to Agriculture, Agribusiness Management, Animal Science and Advanced Animal Science; these courses may be flexible depending on the qualified candidates specific skills and interests.  School is Apple School.  Each High School student receives a MacBook each school year.


Current and valid Illinois Professional Educator License (PEL) or Career and Technical Education Educator License with Stipulations (ELS). Agriculture Education- AGED 6-12


Salary and benefits per the collective bargaining agreement. The district currently offers a 12-month extended contract as the school district participates in the Three Circle FFA and SAE grant.

Additional Notes

Opportunities may also be available to serve as a coach, sponsor, etc. 

How to Apply

Email the following to Principal Jason Austin ( a letter of interest, resume, copy of Illinois teaching license, and two current letters of recommendation. Interested candidates are strongly encouraged to apply immediately; interviews may be conducted and the position may be filled before the application deadline.


John Heiser
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 815-509-5404 Cell: 815-509-5404
Address: 535 Elm Pl, Suite #4, Princeton, IL 61356
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