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Are you a current student who is looking for a part-time position or volunteer experience in an education-related field?  Are you an alumnus who is searching for a full-time position in teaching, administration, or related field?  

We want to help you in your quest!  Check out the following resources and postings.




Volunteer Opportunities

Take advantage of one of these volunteer opportunities.  They pay big dividends in practical experience!

SMART (Students Master's Academics in Real Time)

When:  October 4-Novmber 8, 2016 from 3:45-5:00 pm

Where:  East CLC, Kenmore High School, and Buchtel CLC in the Akron Public Schools

What:

  • There will be 10-15 Junior and Senior students with disabilities at each high school
  • Each high school will have APS Support Staff
    • 1 Job Training Coordinator (JTC) (Intervention Specialist w/Transition to Work Endorsement)
    • 1 Intervention Specialist
    • 2 General Education Teachers
  • APS Students use PLATO (online curriculum) for credit recovery in areas of English, math, science, and social studies
  • Volunteers and staff will provide students with one-on-one or small group support including providing accommodations specific to IEPs (i.e., read-aloud, notes scribed)
  • Volunteers and staff will offer strategies and tools appropriate to each individual student to help them to be more successful with the curriculum such as comprehension strategies, using graphic organizers, task analysis, etc.

Requirements:  Volunteers must have (or must get) BCI background check and show proof of same

Benefits:

  • Hand-on experience working with students in an urban district
  • Experience to add to a resume
  • Use APS staff as a reference
  • Certificate with hours of completion

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Job Opportunities

Many of the following positions are listed on the Ohio Department of Education Web-Based Recruitment System.  Others are listed on a district's website.

Contact the individual listed below (if any) for more information.

Position Requirements School/District Contact Deadline
Language Development Specialist

Master’s Degree from accredited college/university in Speech Language Pathology; Ohio Board of Speech and Language Pathology and Audiology License; Ohio Department of Education License in Speech and Language Pathology; Certification of Clinical Competence from American Speech-Language Hearing Association

Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Submit an application or resume to:

Email: roderickj@starkdd.org

Human Resources Department
Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities
2950 Whipple Ave NW
Canton, OH 44708

October 6, 2016
K-12 Physical Education and Health (half-time)

Certified for Secondary Physical Education

Lorain City Schools - New Beginnings Academy

Faith Palmucci, (440) 830-4010

Apply to http://www.applitrack.com/lorain/onlineapp/default.aspx

September 30, 2016
Secondary Science Teacher
  • Bachelor’s degree minimum
  • Valid Ohio Adolescent to Young Adult 7-12 teaching license in any Science related field
  • Meet state Highly Qualified Teacher (HQT) status in Science;
  • Effective organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks
  • Satisfactory completion of a BCI and FBI background screening
Life Skills High School of Elyria

Samey Stender, (330) 535-6868

September 30, 2016
Intervention Specialist (Secondary)
  • Valid Intervention Specialist K-12 licensure through ODE in Mild/Moderate or Moderate/Intense field
  • Bachelor's degree minimum, Master's degree in Special Education or related field preferred
  • Considered Highly Qualified in Special Education
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Successful completion of state mandated FBI and BCI criminal history check(s)
  • Physical ability to lift up to 25 lbs
Life Skills High School of Elyria

Samey Stender, (330) 535-6868

September 30, 2016
K-12 Spanish Teacher

Certified as Secondary Foreign Language-Spanish

Lorain City Schools

Faith Palmucci, (440) 830-4010

Apply to http://www.applitrack.com/lorain/onlineapp/default.aspx

September 30, 2016
School-age Staff (part-time)

Previous experience working with children in a small group setting; knowledge of principles of child and youth development; strong communication skills; mature, reliable and dependable; professional. Must have high school diploma and work on receiving First Aid, Child Abuse, Communicable Disease, and CPR certifications.

Shaw Jewish Community Center of Akron

Diane Galizio
750 White Pond Drive
Akron, OH  44320
330-835-0035
diane_galizio@shawjcc.org

Open
Preschool Teacher, Head Start/Early Head Start

Must hold 4-year college degree in Early Childhood Education/Child Development and 2 years' demonstrated experience working with young children; must have valid State of Ohio driver's license and reliable transportation; computer literacy; criminal background checks conducted.

Akron Summit Community Action, Inc.

Akron Summit Community Action Inc.
Human Resources Department
55 E. Mill Street
Akron, OH  44308
Or email resume to resumes@ascainc.org

Open
Teacher Assistant, Head Start/Early Head Start

Completion of secondary education or equivalent with 6 months' experience in age-appropriate teaching field; must have or working toward an age-appropriate center-based Child Development Associate credential; valid State of Ohio driver's license and reliable transportation; computer literacy; criminal background checks conducted.

Akron Summit Community Action Inc.

Akron Summit Community Action Inc.
Human Resources Department
55 E. Mill Street
Akron, OH  44308
Or email resume to resumes@ascainc.org

Open