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Agricultural Science and Business Teacher Openings in Indiana

Agricultural Education Placement Report
Report #
January 08, 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

Indiana Department of Education
CTE State Specialist for Agriculture; Business IT Marketing; Engineering Tech; and Health Science (4 positions), Job ID: 598350 Application Deadline September 15, 2015 Bachelor's degree and 3 years professional work experience required. Apply on website
Contact:
Camille Rowley, Human Resources Director
Phone:317-232-9096
CRowley@doe.in.gov


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


West Washington High School
Please supply the following: 1) A letter of interest, describing your unique abilities to lead our program. 2) Resume- complete with references Hiring Process: -Applicants will be vetted and contacted over the next two weeks. You may receive phone calls from multiple people on the hiring committee. -The hiring committee will include school administration, representatives from the advisory board, board members and select members of the community. -References will be contacted -First round of interviews: can be done in person or via Skype -A more thorough background check will take place -Second round of interviews: completed in person -We hope to hire with an affective start date of February 1, 2016 *Tours: may be scheduled with school administration Any questions can be directed to Keith Nance or Ms. Mary Anne Knapp (contact information is on the Job Posting) Application
Contact:
Keith Nance
8028 W Batt Rd
Campbellsburg, IN 47108
Phone:812-775-4996
nancek@wwcs.k12.in.us


Triton Central High School
Northwestern Consolidated School District of Shelby County is seeking a dynamic Agricultural Science Teacher who is willing to direct a successful agriculture education and FFA program. Qualified applicants should be able to make agriculture education exciting for students and be able to successfully recruit students into the program. The agriculture education instructor will manage the agricultural education program at Triton Central High School, concentrating on plant science, animal science, and horticulture areas. The instructor will supervise an active FFA chapter and serve as advisor.  The advisor will focus on preparing students for competitive activities and will accompany them to local, regional, state, and national level as needed.  The instructor will assist with grant writing in securing additional funding opportunities as needed and continue current FFA Community Service grants in place. Funding will be provided for professional development including CASE instructional certification and for other needs as determined by the instructor, principal, and superintendent. Recently-built facilities to conduct the agricultural education and FFA program include a 2400 square foot, state-of-the-art greenhouse, mechanical lab, science laboratory and classroom. Contract: 220 days Application
Contact:
Mr. Cary Chandler, Principal
4920 W 600 N
Fairland, IN 46126
cchandler@nwshelbyschools.org


Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation
Full Time High School Agriculture Teacher. JOB DESCRIPTION: Tippecanoe Valley High School is looking for an outstanding agriculture science teacher JOB REQUIREMENTS: · Ability to demonstrate knowledge of content and effective pedagogy in AG areas including: Animal Science, Plant & Soil Science, Agriculture Mechanics, Landscaping, Agribusiness Management, SAE, Introduction to Agriculture, Advanced Life Science Courses · Strong desire and motivation to strengthen and grow an existing AG program including cattle and Farm to School. · Ability to serve as a motivated FFA Advisor and grow the program. This would include Career Development Events, Supervised Agriculture Experience, officer training, community service events, fundraising, and working with an advisory board, as well as other chapter activities · Create and maintain a classroom environment of respect and rapport that is conducive to student learning. · Participate in regular collaboration to reflect on teaching, plan instruction, monitor implementation, and respond to student performance data. · Willingness to collaborate with other staff members to assess and assist students in resolving learning and behavior issues. · Other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: · Bachelor degree (BA) from an accredited college or university or equivalent. Possession of an Indiana Teacher’s License in the subject area. · Knowledge of the prescribed curriculum. Knowledge of current educational research. Basic understanding and knowledge of current technology. Knowledge of learning styles and skill in using varied teaching methods to address student learning styles. Skill in oral and written communication with students, parents and others. Ability to plan and implement activities for maximum effectiveness. Ability to assess levels of student achievement effectively, analyze test results and prescribe actions for improvement. Ability to maintain appropriate student supervision so that students have a safe and orderly environment in which to learn. Ability to work effectively with peers, administrators and others.  · The applicant must be highly motivated, creative and driven to create an excellent AG/ FFA program HOW TO APPLY: Please submit a resume, cover letter, letters of recommendations, and copies of transcripts.
Contact:
Dr. Michael Bendicsen, Principal
8345 S State Road 19
Akron, IN 46910
Phone:574-598-2100
bendicsenm@tvsc.k12.in.us




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