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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.

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Early Learning Floater – The Learning Lamp is looking for a FULL TIME Early Learning Floater. This position involves filling in for call offs, vacation and other scheduled absences at all 20 of our DHS Licensed Programs throughout Cambria, Somerset and Bedford County. Candidates must be flexible and reliable and willing to travel to a different location on a daily basis. A schedule will be provided on a weekly basis with days not needed at outside programs spent at our GJCTC Child Care Center. Applicants must have at least a high school diploma and 2500 hours of previous experience working with children. An Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood/Elementary Education or related field is preferred. Pay is based on qualifications. Want more details? Call Kayla at 814-262-0732 x.236 or submit a resume/application to jobs@thelearninglamp.org! EOE.

Jennerstown Child Care Center Staff – The Learning Lamp is looking for a part time employee at our Jennerstown Child Care Center located right off Route 30 in Jennerstown. Candidate MUST have at least 2 years of previous experience working with children and a High School Diploma. Program runs Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. and we are looking for staff with open availability. Schedule will vary from week to week based on the number of children. Responsibilities include interacting with the children and taking care of their basic needs, cleaning, parent communication and much more! This is a great way to gain experience working with children. Interested? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or contact Kayla at 814-629-5345 for more details. EOE.

Westmont Extended Day Staff – The Learning Lamp is looking for a part time employee at our Westmont Preschool. Position offers a steady schedule of Monday- Thursday from 3:00 -5:30 pm and Friday from 1:00 – 5:30 pm. Candidate MUST have at least 2 years of previous experience working with children and a High School Diploma. Responsibilities include interacting with the children and taking care of their basic needs, cleaning, parent communication and much more! This is a great way 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.

PreK Counts Teacher – The Learning Lamp is hiring for a FULL TIME Preschool Teacher for our Rockwood PreK Counts Classroom for the 2017-18 school year located at Rockwood Elementary School. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and be a PA Certified Teacher in Early Childhood. This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate to gain valuable experience in a classroom of their own. Position would start ASAP and offers a great annual salary! This is a full time position with a benefits package including health, dental, paid time off and much more! Does this sound like a fit for you? Please send a resume to jobs@thelearninglamp.org or contact Erica at 814-262-0732 x.222 for more details. EOE.

Office Assistant – The Learning Lamp is looking for a part time employee at one of our Child Care Centers in the Johnstown area to help in the office. Duties would include: updating staff and children files, data entry, assisting with scheduling and billing, filling in classrooms as needed and much more! Candidates must have at least a High School Diploma and 2 years of previous experience working with children. Position requires strong organization and time management skills and good computer skills are a plus! Must be comfortable working with children on a daily basis. Interested in learning more? 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 CAMBRIA HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Carrolltown 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 CENTRAL CAMBRIA ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Ebensburg 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 FOREST HILLS ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Sidman 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 CONEMAUGH TOWNSHIP ELEMENTARY Before and After School Program in the Davidsville 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 EAST CAMPUS After School Program in the Geistown 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.

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 TUSSEY MOUNTAIN SCHOOL DISTRICT located in Bedford 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.

180 Day Substitute Teacher – Are you interested in advancing your career as a teacher and making an impact in the classroom but want a steadier schedule than a day to day sub? Ignite Education Solutions has the position for you! We are looking to hire a 180 Day Substitute Teacher for the Johnstown area. Chosen candidate will be guaranteed work every day school is in session at a great daily rate of $90 per day. Individual must be flexible to work at several different schools and all age levels. This is a great way to gain experience in the classroom without having to worry about selecting a job on a daily basis. 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 this great opportunity? Please contact Tara at 814-262-0732 x.290 for more information. EOE.

180 Day Substitute Teacher – Are you interested in advancing your career as a teacher and making an impact in the classroom but want a steadier schedule than a day to day sub? Ignite Education Solutions has the position for you! We are looking to hire a 180 Day Substitute Teacher for Bedford County. Chosen candidate will be guaranteed work every day school is in session at a great daily rate of $90 per day. Individual must be flexible to work at several different schools and all age levels. This is a great way to gain experience in the classroom without having to worry about selecting a job on a daily basis. 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 this great opportunity? 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.

Special Education Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a Special Education teacher to be the Lead Teacher in a Transition Classroom for the 2017-18 school year at Chestnut Ridge School District. Individual must hold a PA Special Education Certification for K-12. Previous experience working in the small group setting and with at risk students is a big plus. Position offers a great daily rate for the 180 day school year. Interested in learning more details? Please contact Emily at 814-262-0732 x.230 or send in a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org. EOE

Special Education Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a Special Education teacher to be the Lead Teacher in a Behavior Support Classroom for the 2017-18 school year at Forest Hills School District. Individual must hold a PA Special Education Certification for K-12. Previous experience working in the small group setting and with at risk students is a big plus. Position offers a great daily rate for the 180 day school year. Interested in learning more details? Please contact Emily at 814-262-0732 x.226 or send in a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org. EOE

Special Education Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a two Special Education teachers to be the Lead Teachers of two Emotional Support Classrooms for the 2017-18 school year in Somerset County. There will be two classrooms with different age groups in each. Individual must hold a PA Special Education Certification for K-12. Previous experience working in the small group setting and with at risk students is a big plus. Position offers a FANTASTIC daily rate for the 180 day school year. Interested in learning more details? Please contact Emily at 814-262-0732 x.230 or send in a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org. EOE

School Psychologist – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a School Psychologist for the 2017-18 school year to work in the Moshannon Valley School District located in Houtzdale, PA. Individual would work in the school approximately 12 hours per week and ear a great hourly rate! Candidates MUST have an active and valid PA School Psychologist Certification. Position offers great experience for recent graduates. Want more details? Call Jona at 814-262-0732 x.224 for more details. EOE

Licensed Social Worker – Ignite Education Solutions is looking to hire a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) for the 17-18 school year to work in school districts in the local Johnstown area. LSW will work with closely students, families and district administration. Candidates must be professional and have previous experience working with youth. Position will be 3½ days per week offering a great daily rate. Must be a licensed social worker to qualify! Interested? Call Jona at 814-262-0732 x.224 for more details. 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.

Custodians – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for substitute custodians to work during the school year in the 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. EOE. To apply, email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org or fax it to 814-262-0837.

Cosmetology Aide – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a Teacher’s Aide to work in the Cosmetology program at the Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center. Candidate must hold a Cosmetology teacher’s license. Position offer great experience in the teaching field with a great hourly rate! Previous experience working with kids is a plus!To apply, email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org or fax it to 814-262-0837.

Alternative Education Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for CERTIFIED TEACHERS to work in Alternative Education Programs in Cambria County. These positions follow the school calendar and offer a great daily rate and steady schedule! Provides opportunity to manage your own classroom and gain valuable experience in the school setting. Previous experience working with at risk students is a plus!To apply, email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org or fax it to 814-262-0837.

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant (COTA) – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a COTA to working in the school setting in the Kiski area for the 2017-18 school year. Position offers up to 24 hours per week of work at a great hourly rate and follows the school calendar. Must hold a valid COTA license. Previous experience working with youth is a plus! To apply, email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org or fax it to 814-262-0837.

Preschool Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a long term Preschool Teacher for two Headstart classrooms for the start of the 2017-18 school year. Positions are in Bedford and Fulton counties. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and be a PA Certified Teacher in Early Childhood. This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate to gain valuable experience in a classroom of their own. Position is 5 days per week and offers a great daily rate! To apply, email a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org or fax it to 814-262-0837.

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 8/18/17

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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