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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 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 today! EOE.

Group Supervisors - The Learning Lamp is looking for Group Supervisor 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. 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 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 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 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 GREATER JOHNSTOWN 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.

Long Term Elementary Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is recruiting for a Long Term Elementary teacher to work in a local school district in the Johnstown area. This position will begin on November 3 and last until February 5 but general day to day subbing is available around the long term. Candidates MUST be PA Certified and a hold a certification in PK-4 or K-6 to be eligible. Great experience to have your own classroom and get your foot in the door with a great local school district. Want more details? Please send a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org! 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 or call Tara at 814-262-0732 x.290 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 send a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org! 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. Please send a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org! EOE.

Substitute School Staff – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for substitute staff to work on an as needed basis in the Saxton area. These individuals will be filling in for cafeteria workers, custodians, and other various aides/clerical positions in the school setting. Previous experience working with kids is a plus! Position offers flexible hours that are great for working when your kids are in school. Want more details? Please send a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org! 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 send a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org! 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.

Personal Care Aides – Ignite Education Solutions has openings for teacher’s aides and personal care aides in the school setting in the 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.

Licensed Social Worker – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) to work in the school setting in the Northern Cambria area for the 2017-18 school year. Must hold a valid Social Worker License to be eligible for the position. Previous experience in the school setting is a plus! Great opportunity for newly licensed individuals to gain experience with a great daily rate! Please send a resume to jobs@igniteedu.org! EOE.

Title 1 Teacher – Ignite Education Solutions is looking for a part time Title 1 Teacher to provide support to students in math and reading in the nonpublic school setting on an individual and small group basis. This position will be 2-3 days per week and offers a FANTASTIC hourly rate! Successful candidate must be a certified teacher in PA with an Elementary Education, Special Education or Reading Specialist certification and possess the ability to be flexible with their schedule. Great experience working with children! Want more details? Call Kristi at 814-262-0732 x.231 for more details. 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 10/12/17

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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