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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.

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 About the Position
School/District Contact Deadline
Peace Corps Campus Ambassador Intern

“Campus Ambassador” interns are university students who work with recruiters to raise Peace Corps’ profile on campus and introduce the Peace Corps to new and diverse student groups.

As a campus ambassador, you will engage various forms of student outreach: class talks, volunteer event organization, photo competitions, campus festivals, and more.

  • Averages 3-5 hours per week
  • August 2017 through April 2018 appointment
  • Unpaid, but excellent professional experience and résumé development

UA Campus

Please go here to learn more and to apply:

April 15, 2017
Kindergarten Teacher

Ohio teaching certificate, including Kindergarten; Collaborative work style and problem-solving skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to organize time and information; understands student learning and development; knows and understands the content area itself as well as instructional and assessment strategies

St. Vincent de Paul Parish School, Akron

Interested/qualified individuals are invited to forward a letter of interest, resume and a copy of teaching license/certification to:

Maria Meeker, Principal
Saint Vincent de Paul Parish School
17 S. Maple Street
Akron, Ohio 44303

Substitute teachers Ohio teacher or substitute teacher license; Social Studies especially preferred

Archbishop Hoban High School

Brother James Spooner
(330) 773-6658

  • Intervention Specialist 
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
  • School Psychologist
  • Behavior Therapist
  • Behavior Intervention Specialist
  • Intervention Specialist
  • TESOL Instructor
Positions available in Columbus, Fairlawn, Cleveland, and Warrensville Heights

Total Education Solutions

Get more information on Total Education Solutions at:

Send resume and letter of interest to Cynthia Hovey,

K-8 Teacher, ELL/TESOL/Bilingual Qualified candidate must be HQT and have a valid teaching license issued by the Ohio Department of Education with license/certificate/endorsement to teach ELL, TESOL, or Bilingual Education. Washington Elementary School, Lorain City Schools

Faith Palmucci, (440) 830-4010

June 1, 2017
Speech/Language Pathologist Certified - Support Staff - Speech Therapist East Central Ohio Educational Service Center - Tuscarawas County

Peter Tolan, Special Education Director, 834 E. High Avenue, New Philadelphia, OH  44663,

Open.  Send letter of interest and resume.
Intervention Specialist
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Certification/licensure in appropriate teaching area; Highly Qualified Teacher (HQT) status in teaching assignment
  • Effective organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in the use of technology

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Beacon Academy

Applicants should send  resumes to:  Attn: Danielle Artle

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

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

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


Volunteer Opportunities

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

Volunteer Tutors - Goodwill Industries of Akron

Are you interested in gaining experience tutoring and teaching youth and young adults 16-24?  Would you like to volunteer at a well-respected local organization with national and international ties?  Do you enjoy teaching, tutoring, and being a positive role model?  Being a Goodwill Youth Services Tutor may be for you!

For more information or to apply, contact Andrea Riffle at