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Exploring Education through a Local Lens

How Much Do Substitute Teachers Make? (And Other FAQs …)

Posted by Noel Johns on 12/13/16 12:15 PM

If you or a friend has ever served as a substitute teacher, paraeducator, personal care assistant, or health care assistant at IU13, you may have been in touch with Annette, the IU13 program assistant who works hard each day to place subs in IU13 classes. And since Annette works with so many substitutes each day – IU13 needed a total of 1,300+ subs this September alone! – she’s the perfect person to share some insights into some “frequently asked questions” she gets about substituting …

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Topics: Making a Difference, Educators, Parents & Community

1,300+ Openings in Just One Month –  4 Tips for This Rewarding (& Flexible) Part-Time Job!

Posted by Noel Johns on 12/13/16 12:14 PM


Did you know that there are many opportunities for substituting in local classrooms even if you aren’t a certified teacher? In fact, about 95% of the positions are for paraeducators and personal care assistants. Our HR staff offers some valuable advice for those considering becoming a substitute:

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Topics: Making a Difference, Educators, Parents & Community

Be Our Guest (Teacher, that is) - Explore Substitute Teacher Requirements & Opportunities

Posted by Dr. Brian Barnhart on 12/13/16 12:12 PM

When I see a headline like “Substitute teachers are the new endangered species,” I know where that article is headed because it’s a challenge not just in suburban Philadelphia as referenced in this article, but right here in Lancaster and Lebanon counties.

One person’s challenge, however, is another’s opportunity! So I’m asking you to spread the word to your friends and family interested in a great opportunity for a flexible job that really makes a positive difference...and it's not just for certified teachers! You might be surprised at the local options available ...

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Topics: Making a Difference, Educators, Parents & Community

4 Questions & 4 Part-time Jobs that Provide the Answer

Posted by Susan Billy on 10/13/16 2:25 PM

 

  1. I’m thinking about going into teaching … but I’m not quite sure if it’s for me. How can I “test the waters” of working in a classroom first?

  2. I love helping kids but don’t have a college degree. What jobs are available?

  3. I’m not in a position to work full-time right now and need a part-time flexible option. Where do I look?

  4. I’m willing to learn and want a job that really matters. What’s out there for me?
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Topics: Making a Difference, Educators, Parents & Community

1,300+ Openings in Just One Month –  4 Tips for This Rewarding (& Flexible) Part-Time Job!

Posted by Susan Billy on 10/13/16 2:24 PM


Did you know that there are many opportunities for substituting in local classrooms even if you aren’t a certified teacher? In fact, about 95% of the positions are for paraeducators and personal care assistants. Our HR staff offers some valuable advice for those considering becoming a substitute:

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Topics: Making a Difference, Educators, Parents & Community