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The Learning Lamp hires full- and part-time staff year-round for positions in child care, preschool, K-12 education, and for administration and support job openings at our main office. We are looking for people who value the work we do and want to make a difference in our community.

now hiring! take a look at our complete list of job openings:

Office Support Staff – The Learning Lamp is looking to hire a FULL TIME clerical/office support staff person at our Main Office located on Bedford Street in Johnstown. Responsibilities include maintenance of office equipment, answering phones and assisting customers, running the fingerprinting machine, handling tutoring requests and much more! Successful candidate will be flexible and eager to take on new tasks to assist any aspect of the organization. Previous experience in clerical duties is preferred. Interested in more details? Send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or contact Kayla at 814-262-0732 x.236 for more details. EOE.

Closing Group Supervisor - The Learning Lamp is looking for a Closing Group Supervisor to work at our Conemaugh Child Care Center located in Johnstown, PA. Candidates must have at least an Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field and previous experience working with children. This would be a full time position with shifts mostly being until close or 6:30 p.m. Schedule may vary some based on the needs of the center. Responsibilities include interacting with the children on a regular basis, creating lesson plans, cleaning, parent communication and much more! Great opportunity to gain experience working with children! Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or contact Erica at 814-262-0732 x.222 for more details. EOE.

Child Care Staff - The Learning Lamp is looking for Assistant Group Supervisors and Group Supervisors to work at several of our Child Care facilities in Cambria and Somerset counties. Candidates must have at least an Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field and previous experience working with children to be considered for a Group Supervisor position. Programs run Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Responsibilities include interacting with the children on a regular basis, creating lesson plans, cleaning, parent communication and much more! Great opportunity to gain experience working with children! Positions offer flexible scheduling, no late evenings or weekends and the opportunity for advancement! Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or contact Erica at 814-262-0732 x.222 for more details. EOE.

Before/After School Staff - The Learning Lamp is looking for staff at our RICHLAND ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Johnstown area for the 2017-18 school year. We are hiring for Assistant Group Supervisors and Group Supervisors. Candidates must have two years of previous experience working with children and Group Supervisors must have at least an Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field. Program runs Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. with the school day in between. Some split shifts may be required. Responsibilities include interacting with the children on a regular basis, cleaning, helping with homework, doing a planned activity daily and much more! Great opportunity for college students to gain experience! Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org. EOE.

Before/After School Staff - The Learning Lamp is looking for staff at our WINDBER ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Windber area for the 2017-18 school year. We are hiring for Assistant Group Supervisors and Group Supervisors. Candidates must have two years of previous experience working with children and Group Supervisors must have at least an Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field. Program runs Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. with the school day in between. Some split shifts may be required. Responsibilities include interacting with the children on a regular basis, cleaning, helping with homework, doing a planned activity daily and much more! Great opportunity for college students to gain experience! Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org. EOE.

Before/After School Staff - The Learning Lamp is looking for staff at our JACKSON ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Nanty Glo area for the 2017-18 school year. We are hiring for Assistant Group Supervisors and Group Supervisors. Candidates must have two years of previous experience working with children and Group Supervisors must have at least an Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field. Program runs Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. with the school day in between. Some split shifts may be required. Responsibilities include interacting with the children on a regular basis, cleaning, helping with homework, doing a planned activity daily and much more! Great opportunity for college students to gain experience! Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org. EOE.

Before/After School Staff - The Learning Lamp is looking for staff at our DIVINE MERCY CATHOLIC ACADEMY WEST CAMPUS After School Program in the Westmont area for the 2017-18 school year. We are hiring for Assistant Group Supervisors and Group Supervisors. Candidates must have two years of previous experience working with children and Group Supervisors must have at least an Associate’s Degree in a Human Service field. Program runs Monday through Friday from 2:30 to 6 p.m. with the school day in between. Responsibilities include interacting with the children on a regular basis, cleaning, helping with homework, doing a planned activity daily and much more! Great opportunity for college students to gain experience! Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org. EOE.

Substitute Teachers – Are you interested in advancing your career and making an impact in the classroom? Ignite Education Solutions is looking to hire high-quality substitute teachers in all certification areas for long- and short-term assignments for CONEMAUGH VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT located in Cambria County for the 2017-18 school year. Joining our team will help you stand out from your peers and get your foot in the door. We use easy to learn software called TeacherMatch to make selecting jobs more accessible. Must be flexible and reliable. We also staff other school districts, so teachers can apply to one location and sub for multiple school districts. Successful candidates will either be a certified teacher in PA (any certification) or have a 4 year Bachelor’s Degree and can be emergency certified. ANYBODY WITH A FOUR YEAR DEGREE CAN BECOME A SUBSTITUTE TEACHER! Questions about emergency certification? Please contact Tara at 814-262-0732 x.290 for more information. EOE.

Vocational Substitute Teachers – Are you interested in advancing your career and making an impact in the classroom? We are looking to hire high-quality substitute teachers for vocational programs in the Ebensburg and Johnstown area. Joining our team will help you stand out from your peers and get your foot in the door. We use easy to learn software called TeacherMatch to make selecting jobs more accessible. Must be flexible and reliable. Substitutes can apply to one location, and sub for multiple school districts. We are currently accepting applications for certified teachers as well as emergency certified teachers. Any individual with a 4 year bachelor’s degree is qualified to become emergency certified. Does this sound like a fit for you? Please submit a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org or call Tara at 814-262-0732 x.290 for more details. EOE.

Long Term School Nurse (RN) – Ignite Educations Solutions is looking for a long term Registered Nurse (RN) to work in a local school district in their Health Occupations setting for the Spring Semester. Position offers a great daily rate and is a great opportunity to gain experience working with children or in teaching. Candidates must be a Registered Nurse and have a clean background. Please email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org to get started today. EOE.

Substitute Registered Nurses (RN) – Ignite Educations Solutions is looking for part time Registered Nurses (RN’s) to work in local school districts as a substitute school nurse on a day to day basis for the 2017-17 school year. This is a flexible position that is great for a stay-at-home parent or someone currently working part time. Positions offer a great daily rate with a lot of opportunities to work in schools in the Johnstown, Somerset, and Bedford areas. Candidates must be a Registered Nurse and have a clean background. Candidates with a Bachelor’s Degree can substitute in teaching position as well and work more days. Interested? Please email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org to get started today. EOE.

Substitute Teacher Aides & Personal Care Aides – Ignite Education Solutions has openings for teacher’s aides and personal care aides on a substitute basis in the school setting in the Cambria County (Johnstown area) and Bedford County (Fishertown area) for the 2017-18 school year. Positions involve working with special needs students on a one to one basis and providing support to other students in need. We use easy to learn software called TeacherMatch to make selecting jobs more accessible. Must be flexible and reliable. Great for working parents that want to be home when their kids are home! Previous experience in caregiving preferred. Questions? Please contact Shelena at 814-262-0732 x.232 for more details. EOE.

Teacher Aides & Personal Care Aides – Ignite Education Solutions has openings for teacher’s aides and personal care aides in the school setting in the Cambria County (Johnstown area) and Westmoreland County (Ligonier area) for the 2017-18 school year. Positions involve working with special needs students on a one to one basis and providing support to other students in need. Great for working parents that want to be home when their kids are home! Previous experience in caregiving preferred. Questions? Please contact Shelena at 814-262-0732 x.232 for more details. EOE.

Custodians – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for substitute custodians to work during the school year in the Cresson, Sidman and Richland areas. Shifts may vary between daylight, evening or overnight. Positions offer great rate with a lot of available work. Previous experience working in cleaning or maintenance is preferred. Must be able to get all 3 background clearances. Please email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org to get started today. EOE.

Math Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a certified Math Teacher to work in the school setting on a daily basis. Must have PA teaching certification. This position will work one on one or in the small group setting with students who need additional help in Math. Please email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org to get started today. EOE.

All positions require all 3 clearances as well as a physical and TB updated with in the past year. To apply, email a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or fax it to 814-262-0837. Please contact Kayla Cobaugh with questions at 814-262-0732 x236. EOE.

Updated 12/7/17

If you think you would be a good fit for our organization, submit a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or fax it to 814-262-0837. The Learning Lamp is an Equal Opportunity Employer. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. All teaching positions require a current PA certification. All positions require current (within one year) child abuse, state police and FBI background clearances. Some positions require a health exam and TB test, as well. To learn how to apply, click here.

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