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The Learning Lamp and Ignite Education Solutions Offer Meaningful Work and Flexible Schedules

Posted on April 19, 2018

Johnstown, PA (April 18, 2018) –Are you looking for a better job, or a new career path that makes a meaningful difference to the lives of children in our community? Positions at The Learning Lamp and Ignite Education Solutions give you the opportunity to have a substantial impact on the life of a child. To learn more, stop in at our job fair on Thursday, April 26, from 1 to 4 p.m. at our main office at 2025 Bedford Street in Johnstown. The job fair is designed to help job seekers find potential careers and explore other employment options in the field of education across Cambria and Somerset counties.

“We encourage job seekers who like working with kids to come and meet with their potential supervisors, learn about the positions available, and be interviewed on the spot,” said Kayla Cobaugh, director of human resources at The Learning Lamp. “Not only can you have a positive impact on children, many positions allow you to maintain a good work-life balance for yourself. Applicants can work a set schedule or only on a casual, part-time basis. All positions offer holidays, evenings and weekends off.”

The Learning Lamp is a leading provider of early education, child care, and before and after school programs. Ignite Education Solutions is a division of The Learning Lamp that is dedicated to serving schools and helping children reach their full potential in the classroom. Both offer a number of positions for a variety of education levels and skill sets. 

Most jobs available are school year positions, with weekends, evenings, and holidays off. Applicants interested in any of the following positions are encouraged to join us in this great opportunity and interview on the spot: substitute teachers for many area schools, before and after school and child care staff, classroom and personal care aides, school custodians, and tutors in all subject areas. Vocational openings are school year positions, with evenings, weekends, and holidays off.

The Learning Lamp and Ignite Education Solutions offer competitive pay rates, flexible scheduling, professional development opportunities and opportunities for advancement. All positions require updated clearances.Applicants should bring their resumes and dress professionally. For more information on job opportunities at The Learning Lamp, please call Kayla at 814-262-0732 extension 236 or visit us at thelearninglamp.org. For more information on Ignite Education Solutions, visit igniteedu.org.

The Learning Lamp is a nonprofit organization with a mission to engage all children in the support they need to succeed. We deliver high quality programs that are affordable and accessible to families of all income levels. The Learning Lamp served 37,197 children and adults from 52 school districts and 71 non-public and private schools and other organizations in 19 Pennsylvania counties and communities in Maryland and West Virginia in 2017. 

Our programs include: one-to-one tutoring; before/after school programs; portable classrooms aimed at building math and science skills; alternative education programs for at-risk students; evidence-based prevention programs; online learning and credit recovery; SAT preparation; educationally-focused child care; literacy-based preschool programs; and grant writing and project consulting for schools.

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