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Agricultural Science and Business Teacher Openings in Indiana

Agricultural Education Placement Report
Report #
June 07, 2016

This publication will be updated as job openings occur.

To obtain information about education in the state of Indiana goto Indiana Department of Education Home Page. The most helpful options will be K-12 School Data and K-12 School Websites. For licensure information go to Purdue Office of Professional Preparation and Licensure and click on "Licensure" tab.

The NAAE has a job openings list for the United States. Go to U.S. Agriculture Teacher Opportunities.

The Indiana Department of Education maintains the School Personnel Job Bank.  This voluntary system also lists teacher job openings in the state of Indiana.  To access it go to https://dc.doe.state.in.us/doeonline/jobbank/search.aspx


Openings

T.C. Howe High School
Agriculture Teacher Grades 8-12. Restarting program. Call contact for application instructions.

Contact:
Tyler Small, Principal
Phone:317-217-1980


Tri Jr-Sr High School
Agriculture Teacher. New application deadline. Apply by June 10, 2016 or until filled. To apply send: Application, resume, and credentials. Complete Application online Questions contact Tony Benson, Principal.
Contact:
Lisa Butler, Corporation Secretary
6972 S. SR 103 - Room 22
Straughn, IN 47387
Phone:765-987-7882
FAX:765-987-7589
lbutler@shenry.k12.in.us


Huntington University
Assistant Professor of Agriculture - Animal Science. Master's degree in AnSc or related field required, Ph.D. preferred. Send the following to dean@huntington.edu: Cover letter, curriculum vitae, faculty application form, names and contact information for 3 references.
Contact:
Dr. Raymie Porter, Director
2303 College Avenue
Huntington, IN 46750
Phone:(260) 359-4347
rporter@huntington.edu


Southwestern High School
Agriculture Teacher start date August 1, 2016. Southwestern-Jefferson County Consolidated School District. Responsibilities also include FFA Sponsor. 188 day contract. Must hold a valid Indiana Teaching License in Agriculture or be willing to obtain one. Application
Contact:
Jeff Bates
167 South Main Cross Street
Hanover, IN 47243
Phone:812-866-6221
FAX:812-866-6233
jbates@swjcs.us


Bloomfield Jr-Sr High School
This position will be responsible for 5 sections of high school vocational agriculture including Introduction into Agriculture, Natural Resources, Ag Business Management. It will also include 1 section of 7th grade Intro to Agriculture. This position will also be the F.F.A. Sponsor that will include events such as judging, leadership and state ad national conventions. Interested candidates need to submit the following: · Letter of Interest · Resume with References · College Transcripts · Copy of Indiana Teaching License · Praxis Scores (If Applicable)
Contact:
David Dean
PO Box 266
Bloomfield, IN 47424
Phone:812-384-4550
FAX:812-384-1422
ddean@bsd.k12.in.us


Loogootee Community Schools
Job Description:This position will be responsible for continued development of our Career and Technical education in the area related to license. Job Requirements: All duties and responsibilities required for teaching secondary CTE courses. Application
Contact:
Chip Mehaffey
PO Box 282
Loogootee, IN 47553
Phone:812-295-3254
FAX:812-295-3694
cmehaffey@loogootee.k12.in.us


Cascade Middle/High School
Position: Project Lead the Way-Engineering – CMS (halftime position), Mr. Eric Sieferman, Principal Agriculture – CHS (halftime position), Mr. Jon Acton, Principal Date of Posting: March 8, 2016 Posting Deadline: April 8, 2016 License: Must be properly licensed by the State of Indiana with the appropriate instructional field Some interviews may take place before the posting deadline in order to fill the position in a timely manner. Please send a letter of interest to Mr. Sieferman, CMS Principal or Mr. Jon Acton, CHS Principal at esieferman@mccsc.k12.in.us or jacton@mccsc.k12.in.us
Contact:
Jon Action
6423 S County Rd 200 W
Clayton, IN 46118
Phone:317-539-9285
jacton@mccsc.k12.in.us


Franklin Community High School
Teach high school agriculture, assist with curriculum development and alignment, and perform other duties as assigned by building Administrators. Valid Indiana teacher's license, certified in agriculture, ability to qualify to teach dual credit coursework with Purdue University preferred, but not required. Please apply online at Application
Contact:
Ms. Leah Wooldridge
2600 Cumberland Rd
Franklin, IN 46131
Phone:317-346-8100
wooldridgel@franklinschools.org


LaCrosse High School
Tri-Township Consolidated School Corporation has an opening for a teacher certified in Agricultural Education beginning in the 2016-17 school year.  The successful candidate will be licensed in Agricultural Education, have a desire to work with high school students and be able to collaborate with teachers in different disciplines. Candidates can send their resume, letter of interest, transcripts (unofficial are acceptable) and license information to:
Contact:
Tim Somers
11 N Michigan St
LaCrosse, IN 46348
tsomers@tritownship.k12.in.us


DeKalb High School
Job Description  1.  Create and maintain an environment that fosters student achievement and the development of lifelong skills 2.  Maximize opportunities for student success by creating positive working relationships with students and staff 3.  Actively participate in the establishment of policies and procedures that make sense for this unique teaching and learning environment 4.  Remain flexible, innovative and adaptive to change 5.  Show confidence in working with new technology and various application packages, as well as typical agriculturally related skills such as, but not limited to:  welding, plant and soil sciences, food science, horticulture, animal science, etc. 6.  Be a role model for students regarding life-long learning and professional behavior. Job Requirements  1.  Must have a desire to be a part of a growing program with both a forward looking program embedded in a traditional agriculture program 2.  Must be able to work with other teachers to build and maintain the program 3.  Must be willing and able to work with multiple courses and ages of students Job Qualifications  1.  Career & Tech Ed License with agriculture focus 2.  Creative thinker and problem solver 3.  Excellent communicator 4.  Demonstrated proficient use of technology 5.  Team player 6.  Strong collaboration skills Application Instructions  DeKalb Central Schools has an on-line application process.  Please go to our Application Include in your application: 1.  Letter of Interest 2.  Current Resume 3.  College or university placement credentials including transcripts of all degree work 4.  Copy of Teacher License
Contact:
Wendy Pettis
3326 County Road 427
Waterloo, IN 46793
Phone:260-920-1011
wpettis@dekalbcentral.net


Owen Valley Community High School
Job Requirements Proper Indiana CTE or Vocational Agriculture Teaching License College Transcripts Letters of recommendations Must pass a National Criminal History Check Skilled in technology use in classroom Able to manage multiple students effectively Ability to work positively and productively with students, parents and school staff Prepare and deliver lessons that meet or exceed standards and expectations Recognizes the importance of team concept Excellent communications skills Well organized Goal and task oriented Ability to maintain a good rapport with school community and positively meet the public In agreement with the Philosophy and Goals of Spencer-Owen Community Schools Job Qualifications Proper Indiana CTE or Vocational Agriculture Teaching License College Transcripts Letters of recommendations Must pass a National Criminal History Check Skilled in technology use in classroom Able to manage multiple students effectively Ability to work positively and productively with students, parents and school staff Prepare and deliver lessons that meet or exceed standards and expectations Recognizes the importance of team concept Excellent communications skills Well organized Goal and task oriented Ability to maintain a good rapport with school community and positively meet the public In agreement with the Philosophy and Goals of Spencer-Owen Community Schools Interested individuals should send letter of interest, resume, copy of license, original transcripts and three references to:
Contact:
Rhonda Schafer, Principal
622 West State Highway 46
Spencer, IN 47460
Phone:812-829-2266
rschafer@socs.k12.in.us


Turkey Run Jr/Sr High School
Agricultural Education Teacher needed at Turkey Run High School. Please Contact:
Contact:
Scott A. Schultz
1551 Highway 47
Marshall, IN 47859
Phone:765-597-2703
schultzs@ncp.k12.in.us


Shoals Comm Jr. Sr. High School
Willing to grow an agriculture program/FFA and offer interesting classes to get students engaged in the agriculture field.
Contact:
Lucas Calhoun
11741 Ironton Rd
Shoals, IN 47581
Phone:812-247-2090
lucas.calhoun@shoals.k12.in.us


Lebanon School Corporation - Maternity Leave
1. Employment to begin as of: August 4, 2016 – September 30, 2016 Temporary 2. Position Title: Agriculture Science Teacher 3. Grade Level: : 9-12 4. Teaching Certificate Required: Agriculture Science License 5. Previous Teaching Experience Required: None 6. General Description of Position Duties: LHS offers a comprehensive Agriculture program with a wide variety of course offerings, so a candidate with curriculum flexibility is preferred. 7. Special Skills, Training or Aptitudes Required or Desire: The applicant should have the desire, passion, and work ethic to be a part of a team. The ability to work with high school students, parents, and community members. Preferred experience with instructing in a 21st century environment through the integration of instructional technology (SMART Technologies), a classroom learning platform (Canvas), and students with a 1:1 take home device (MacBook Air). 8. Position Will Be At: Lebanon High School 8. A complete application must include: a) Cover letter b) Resume c) Completed Teacher Application Form b) Current college transcript e) Copies of licenses f) References
Contact:
Shelly Ladd
1810 N. Grant St
Lebanon, IN 46502
Phone:765-482-0380
ladds@leb.k12.in.us


Warsaw Community High School
This is a full-time position with an extended contract and benefits. Responsibilities include collaboratively teaching in a department of 2+ agriculture teachers and assisting students in high school FFA program while establishing a middle school FFA program.

Qualifications

To apply go to Warsaw Community Schools application page.

Contact:
Ronna Kawsky, Principal
1 Administration Drive
Warsaw, IN 46580
Phone:574.371.5099
rkawsky@warsawschools.org


South Newton School Corporation
Middle/High School Ag. Science Teacher. Full Time - 205 Day Contract. Start Date August 1, 2016. Apply Online.
Contact:
Charles Huckstep
13102 S 50 E
Kentland, IN 47951
Phone:219-474-5167 x 153
FAX:219-474-6592
huckstepc@newton.k12.in.us




Placement

Indiana Department of Education - Celya Glowacki

West Washington High School - Cassandra Walker

Hamilton Heights School Corp - Emilie (Kuhn) Carson

Triton Central High School - Jeff Jones

Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation - Kyle Wood

New Prairie High School - Mark Stone

Eminence Community Schools - Hallie Patton

Eastern H.S. (Pekin) - Adam Conklin

Pioneer Jr-Sr High School - RayeAnn Stamper

Greenfield Central High School - Audrey Neuman

Edgewood High School - Taylor Ferguson

John Glenn High School - Lynnette Markley

North White Jr./Sr. High School - David Addison

Wawasee Community School Corporation - Jesse Kimmel & Joan Harden

South Ripley High School - Sarah McGhee