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Service Position: Provide small group literacy intervention/enrichment to K-5 learners in an AASD elementary school.


Requirements: Active and valid PDE Instructional Teaching Certification in Early Childhood, Elementary Education or Special Education preferred.


Positions available: 4 service positions


Service Term & Agreement: November 14, 2022 – August 4, 2023  (1200 hour term approx. 35hrs/week Monday-Friday)

(2) Pre-K Counts Instructors @ the W & J Building
Mid-Level Science Instructor - Grade 7 - Altoona Area Junior High School
English Instructor - Altoona Area High School
Elementary Instructor - Grade 2 - Juniata Gap Elementary
Anticipated Instructional Vacancy
Special Education Instructor - Elementary Subjects - Ebner Elementary
Instruction in the Home/Altoona Cyber Academy Special Education Instructor –
Stevens Building
Special Education Instructor - Emotional Support - Altoona Area High School
Elementary Instructor - Kindergarten - Baker Elementary
Elementary Instructor - 5th Grade - Pleasant Valley Elementary
Elementary General Music – String Emphasis Preferred - Various Buildings
Spanish Instructor - Altoona Area High School
Special Education Instructor - Life Skills - Juniata Elementary
Technology Education Instructor- Altoona Area Junior High School
Elementary Instructor - Kindergarten - Juniata Gap Elementary
Special Education Instructor - Altoona Area High School
Summer Extended School Year Program
Instructors for Extended School Year Programs at AAHS, AAJHS, Juniata Elementary, and Logan Elementary. The Home/Alternate Site-Based Extended School Year Program will operate during the summer based on individual student plans.

The number of special education instructors needed will be determined by student enrollment.
Altoona Area Junior High School and Altoona Area High School Summer School Positions
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Guest Teacher

As leaders in the education staffing space since 2000, ESS specializes in placing qualified staff in daily, long-term, and permanent K-12 school district positions including substitute teachers, paraprofessionals, and other school support staff.

All substitute staff hired after January 3, 2022 are eligible for Credential Reimbursement! Visit for full program details. 

Available Substitute Positions: Teachers / Guest Teachers.