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Looking for a Flexible Schedule and Meaningful Work? Check Out The Learning Lamp and Ignite Education Solutions

Posted on November 14, 2017

Johnstown, PA (November 13, 2017) – Are you looking for a job you can feel good about? Positions at The Learning Lamp and Ignite Education Solutions give you the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the life of a child. Want to learn more? Stop in at our job fair on Thursday, November 16, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at our main office at 2025 Bedford Street in Johnstown. The job fair is designed to help job seekers locate good jobs, change careers, or explore employment options in the field of education across Cambria and Somerset counties.

“This is a great opportunity for individuals 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. Both offer meaningful work for people with a variety of education levels and skill sets. 

Many openings are school year positions, with no evening or weekend hours and holidays off. Applicants interested in any of the following positions are encouraged to walk in and interview on-the-spot: substitute teacher aides and personal care aides, child care and before and after school staff, substitute teachers,vocational substitute teachers, specialized classroom teachers, substitute registered nurses, math teachers, instructional aides and custodians.

The Learning Lamp and Ignite Education Solutions offer competitive pay rates, flexible scheduling, professional development opportunities and room for advancement. All positions require updated clearances.Applicants should bring resumes and dress for success! 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 35,525 children from 62 school districts and 39 non-public and private schools and other organizations in 17 Pennsylvania counties and one county in Maryland in 2016.

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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