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  New Teaching Vacancy- 2nd teacher, Hinckley-Big Rock  
  Lucas Allen  2/12/2024 3:26:00 PM  

Hinckley-Big Rock CUSD 429 (Section 6) is expanding their AFNR program by hiring a teacher to
begin a Middle School AFNR program. This position will also serve as Assistant FFA Advisor at the High School.

POSITION: Full-time Career and Technical Education (CTE) / Agricultural, Food, & Natural Resources (AFNR)
teacher to work in a multi-teacher program across the Hinckley-Big Rock Middle and High Schools. Will serve as
the Middle School FFA Chapter Advisor. This is a new position.

DESCRIPTION: The ideal candidate will deliver lessons where students are actively participating in challenging
tasks to develop cognitive skills through reflective thought, analysis, problem-solving, evaluation, or creativity
and where students apply core knowledge, concepts, or skills to solve real-world problems characteristic of its
discipline. The position includes the development of a middle school FFA chapter. Extended contract via the 3
Circle Grant may be available contingent on state funding.

Courses to be taught will include:
--9-week quarterly exploratory classes for 5th-8th grade students
--High School Introduction to Agriculture and Entrepreneurship with work-based Learning opportunities
--Other courses will be considered based on the candidate’s qualifications and areas of strength

-- IL Professional Educator License with a Career and Technical Education or Ag Ed endorsement

STARTING SALARY: Regionally competitive; per the HBREA collective bargaining agreement

STARTING DATE: 2024-2025 School Year

DEADLINE: When filled
Contact Person
HOW TO APPLY: Fill out an online application by going to the Employment Opportunities link on the District

Send a cover letter and resume to Megan Sheffer, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent, via e-mail:

Lucas Allen
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 815-530-2065 Cell: 815-530-2065
Address: 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
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