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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:

Early Learning Substitute – The Learning Lamp is looking for a FULL TIME Early Learning Substitute. 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 today! EOE.

Before/After School Staff - The Learning Lamp is looking for staff at several Before and After School Programs in Cambria and Somerset Counties 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. Programs run 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! This is a great way to gain experience working with children. 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.

Special Education Teacher (ESY) – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a Special Education teacher to work an Extended School Year program during the month of July for a local Cambria County school. Candidates must be Special Ed certified in PA. Position offers a great hourly rate and good experience for recently certified teachers! Minimum of 10 hours per week required with a flexible schedule. Please send resume to jobs@igniteedu.org 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 of $140 per day for the 180 day school year. Interested in learning more details? Please contact Scott at 814-262-0732 x.226 or send in a resume. 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.

Speech Therapist – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a long term Speech Therapist for the start of 17-18 school year for up to 10 weeks in the Ligonier area. This position would be 5 days per week and offer a great daily rate! Great experience for a newly certified speech therapist! Must be licensed in PA. Please send resume or contact 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 several custodians to work during the summer in Johnstown area schools. Shifts may vary between be daylight, evening or overnight. Positions offer great rate and a steady schedule. 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@thelearninglamp.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 6/22/17

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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