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Denison Independent School District - (Area 5)  7/22/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
197 days contract
Contact:  Cavin Boettger, Principal
903-462-7078
cboettger@denisonisd.net

Dekaney High School - (Area 3)  7/22/2016  
Dekaney High School - (Area 3)  7/21/2016 
Seeking Ag Mech teacher
219 contract
Classes: Equine, Livestock Production, Ag Mech , Advanced Ag Mech and Metal Tech
Active chapter in LDE, CDE, Livestock Shows
Salary is based on Spring ISD hiring salary with a stipend
Apply at SpringISD.org
Send resume or questions to Kimberly Smith  ksmith2@springisd.org or Jamie Alford  Jalford@springisd.org

Spring High School - (Area 3)  7/21/2016  
Seeking 3rd teacher
219 contract
Classes: Principles of Ag, small animal management, Equine, Livestock Production, Wildlife, Ag Mech and Metal Tech.
Active chapter in LDE, CDE, Ag Mech, Livestock Shows
Salary is based on Spring ISD hiring salary with a stipend
Apply at SpringISD.org
Send resume or questions to Courtney Musterman celmor1@springisd.org or Patrick Fuchs pfuchs@springisd.org

Granbury Independent School District - (Area 8)  7/20/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Contract
226 Days/12 month position in a 3-teacher department
Education/Certification 
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science
Special Knowledge/Skills
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Ability to train Leadership Development Events and Career Development Events
Serve as FFA Advisor
Supervise SAEs – knowledge of all species preferred
Supervise students and School Farm Facility
Salary
Based on current GISD employee pay system
Cell Phone stipend
Use of School Trucks/Trailers
Application Deadline/Procedures
Deadline Date: Until Filled
For application procedures, please contact GISD Human Resources, (817) 408-4185
https://granbury.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx
For Additional Information Contact
Trey Keys or Courtney Overstreet– AST     office (817-408-4642)
courtney.overstreet@granburyisd.org
trey.keys@granburyisd.org

Skyline High School, Dallas ISD - (Area 5)  7/19/2016  

Seeking third Agriculture Teacher
195-day contract
Teaching: Principles of Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources; Practicum in Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
AST is expected to create a classroom environment conducive to providing quality instruction, appropriate learning activities, and experiences to fully develop all students.
Duties:
Provide quality instruction, classroom instruction that is engaging and rigorous
Serve as FFA advisor to promote leadership and scholarship within chapter
Train LDE and CDE teams
Maintain and file record books, awards, scholarships and other required paperwork
Dedicated, motivated and willing to travel
School truck and Horticulture trailer is provided for school use
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university
Valid teaching certificate in Agriculture
Please fill out online application on Dallas ISD Website: https://www.applitrack.com/dallasisd Job id: 19587
Please contact Shawn Coyle @ scoyle@dallasisd.org or cell 214-212-3521


Klein ISD, Klein Collins High School - (Area 3)  7/19/2016  
Seeking 1 Agriculture Science Teacher
226 day contract
$2000 stipend
Be willing to obtain CDL and bus driver certification.
Possess a good driving record to be able to operate school district vehicles.
Develop and work with present teacher(s) to supervise a comprehensive agricultural program that includes a variety of agricultural course offerings. 
Expected to facilitate leadership development activities, supervise agricultural experience projects, career development activities, develop community relations and manage facilities/budget.
Area of focus for curriculum: TBD.
Be willing to work extended hours and weekends and travel with students.
Serve as local FFA advisor to promote successful participation and leadership within the chapter.
Application
Please visit the following website to apply:
http://www.kleinisd.net/default.aspx?name=hrprs.home
For more information contact Dennis Pierce, State & Federal Programs Coordinator
(832)249-4330 dpierce@kleinisd.net

Alvarado High School - (Area 8)  7/19/2016  
Seeking to add a fourth teacher
10 month/ 187 days
2016-2017 Board Approved Teacher Salary Schedule
No animal duties
Teaching Principles of Ag, Food Tech, Livestock Production
Assist with LDE and CDE teams
For more information contact
Jerrod Crumpton
254-855-0990
Apply for position at
http://www.alvaradoisd.net/

Hardin Jefferson - (Area 9)  7/14/2016  
Seeking a third Agriculture Teacher with an emphasis in Animal Science.
AST is expected to create a classroom environment conducive to providing quality instruction, appropriate learning activities, and experiences to fully develop all students.
Duties:
Provide quality instruction, classroom instruction that is engaging and rigorous
Serve as FFA advisor to promote leadership and scholarship within chapter
Work with supportive booster club and administration
Train LDE and CDE teams
Supervise SAE projects through selection of multiple species, management and participation in local and major livestock shows
Maintain and file record books, awards, scholarships and other required paperwork
Dedicated, motivated and willing to travel
School truck and trailer is provided for school use
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university
Valid teaching certificate in Agriculture
One year of student teaching experience or approved internship
If you have any questions about this position, please contact
Courtney Wilson 409.555.1503 courtneywilson@hjisd.net
Patrick Brown patrickbrown@hjisd.net
Please visit our website to apply: https://hardinjefferson.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

McAllen High School - (Area 10)  7/14/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science teacher for 2016-2017 school year.
PRIMARY PURPOSE:
Classes taught will include but not limited to Floral Design, Advanced Plant and Soil Science, and Principles of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
12 month/226 day contract
To provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth; enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society as well as provide students with skills to be college and career ready.
Classes taught will include but not limited to Floral Design, Advanced Plant and Soil Science, and Principles of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
12 month/226 day contract
QUALIFICATIONS:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s Degree Agriculture Science
Texas Teaching Certificate in Agriculture Science, with required endorsements for subject/level assigned or other permits as approved by state
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Communicate effectively (verbal and written); utilize effective interpersonal skills; demonstrate knowledge of subjects assigned; exhibit general knowledge of curriculum and instruction; comprehensive computer skills.
Job Contact Information
Lilia Sandoval Silva
Director
Phone (956) 632-5181
lilia.sandovalsilva@mcallenisd.net
Apply online at
https://mcallenisd.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

Tivy High School-Kerrville ISD - (Area 7)  7/14/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
204 DAYS
Qualifications: Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources: Grades 6-12.
Agricultural Science and Technology: Grades 6-12.
Any vocational agriculture certificate.
Job Description: Assist in managing the agricultural science program for Tivy High School. Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth.
Salary: 2016-2017 Hiring Schedule 204 days
Start date: 2016-2017 School Year

Woden ISD - (Area 9)  7/14/2016  
Seeking Secondary Agriculture Science Teacher to be part of a two teacher department.
Woden ISD is located 10 miles south east of Nacogdoches, TX in Nacogdoches county and 10 miles north of Lake Sam Rayburn. We are a small 2A school with around 215 students in high school.  Woden is an agriculture committee that focuses on poultry and beef production.  Woden has a school truck, livestock trailers, and a school barn for show animals. Woden is very competitive at the district, area, and state levels in CDE, LDE, and speaking contest.  Our livestock and Ag mechanics team also competes at the county level as well as the majors.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree, Teaching Certificate, Agriculture Certified
Job Description: 
Be able to teach a variety of agriculture classes. 
Supervise SAE projects.
Train LDE and CDE teams.
Competitive Salary
12 Month Contract
District Salary Scale plus stipend
District pays $225 per month towards insurance
Job starts July 2016
How to Apply:
Contact Woden High School Principal:
Justin Keeling
jkeeling@wodenisd.org
936-564-7903 Ext: 3000
Application can be found on the Woden website under human resources department.

Benjamin O. Davis High School - (Area 3)  7/12/2016  
Agriculture teacher opening at Benjamin O. Davis HS, Aldine ISD. Looking for a welding teacher that will still be responsible for SAE projects and the agricultural facility.
Responsibilities:
Aldine ISD livestock show
School district FFA banquet
FFA meetings
LDE
CDE
Speaking Events
AgriScience Facility
Interaction with multiple high schools in the district Duties assigned by campus
220 day contract
$5000 stipend
$1250 bonus
If interested email Andra Collins-Johnson  at aucollinsjohnson@aldineisd.org; Franklin Higgins at fehiggins@aldineisd.org

Palmer ISD/Palmer High School - (Area 8)  7/12/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
12 month/226 day contract
Salary based upon years of experience plus $7,500 stipend
Please see Palmer ISD website for a great list of extra benefits – http://www.palmer-isd.org/Page/53
Qualifications and Job Descriptions:
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
Valid Texas Certification in Agricultural Science and Technology
Be able to work closely and productively with current Ag Science teacher
CDL with S Endorsements or willing to obtain
Be able to thrive in a very diverse classroom setting
A willingness to attend county and other major stock shows- specifically Ag Mech. Projects
Be able to train competitive LDE and CDE teams
Presently hold, or be willing to obtain, NCCER Certifications
Be capable of providing instruction for students to obtain Welding Certifications
Assist students with record books, applications, awards, and scholarships
Share supervision of SAEP
Benefits:
Supportive community
School trucks, trailers, Ag Farm, Shop, Paint Booth
Contact:
Brian Fry
Curriculum Director
bfry@palmer-isd.org
972-449-3389

Manor High School, Manor Independent School District - (Area 7)  7/12/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Days: 226 Duty Days
Starting Salary: $44,500.00
Description
Primary Purpose: Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential
for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.
Qualifications: Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas career and technical education certificate with required license, endorsements, and training for subject and level assigned
Experience:
At least one year of student teaching or approved internship
Apply:
Please complete an online application by clicking on the link below:
https://employee.manorisd.net/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsFin/rapplmnu03.w

Akins High School - Austin Independent School District - (Area 7)  7/12/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher
Job Qualifications:
Minimum Bachelor’s degree from accredited University
Valid Texas Agriculture Science Teaching Certificate
Appropriate Student Teaching Experience
Duties and Responsibilities:
Communicate and work collaboratively in a diverse 3 teacher department.
Strong work ethic and energetic teaching style
Teach a variety of courses, which may include but not limited to:
Principles of Agriculture, Wildlife, Energy and Natural Resources and Specialized Practicum Unit(Austin Park Ranger Cadet Internship).
FFA Advisor duties as discussed.
Train Leadership and Career Development Event teams to be competitive in Invitational, District, Area, and State.
Supervise and assist in managing a large SAE Animal Program for local and state livestock shows, Species TBD.
Work with Chapter FFA Officer Team
Attend FFA camps, conventions, meetings as required.
Create informative lesson plans to foster mastery of all material.
Provide a well-balanced and open-minded educational environment which encourages and motivates students
Maintain appropriate teacher-student rapport at all times.
Other Information:   
School barn facility & Large Greenhouse, Ag Truck, Livestock trailers for departmental use.
SALARY:   2016-2017 Board Approved Teacher Salary Schedule
DAYS:   230
APPLY:  Applicants are required to fill out an online application at https://www.austinisd.org/

Klein ISD, Klein Oak High School - (Area 3)  7/12/2016  

Seeking 1 Agriculture Science Teacher
226 day contract
$2000 stipend
Be willing to obtain CDL and bus driver certification.
Possess a good driving record to be able to operate school district vehicles.
Develop and work with present teacher(s) to supervise a comprehensive agricultural program that includes a variety of agricultural course offerings. 
Expected to facilitate leadership development activities, supervise agricultural experience projects, career development activities, develop community relations and manage facilities/budget.
Area of focus for curriculum: Ag Mechanics, Principles AFNR, or other courses as assigned.
Be willing to work extended hours and weekends and travel with students.
Serve as local FFA advisor to promote successful participation and leadership within the chapter.
Application
Please visit the following website to apply:
http://www.kleinisd.net/default.aspx?name=hrprs.home
For more information contact Dennis Pierce, State & Federal Programs Coordinator
(832)249-4330 dpierce@kleinisd.net


Needville High School - (Area 3)  7/12/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher
Job Qualifications:
Minimum Bachelor’s degree from accredited University
Valid Texas Agriculture Science Teaching Certificate
Duties and Responsibilities:
Communicate and work collaboratively in a diverse multi- teacher department.
Strong work ethic and energetic teaching style
Teach a variety of courses, which include but not limited to: Floral, Advanced Floral, Principles of Ag., Equine/Small Animal
Teach informative lessons that foster mastery of all material
FFA Advisor duties:
Train Leadership and Career Development Event teams to be competitive in Invitational, District, Area, and State.
Supervise and assist in managing a large SAE Animal Program for local and state livestock shows.
Work with FFA Officer Team, includes attending State FFA Convention each summer.
Attend FFA camps, conventions, meetings as required.
Provide a well-balanced and open-minded educational environment which encourages and motivates students
Maintain appropriate teacher-student rapport at all times.
Ag Truck, trailer, etc. 
APPLY TO:  Apply online at website:   NeedvilleISD.com
SALARY:   2016-2017 Board Approved Teacher Salary Schedule
Additional Information & Contact:  Principle Mr. Steve Adamson  at AdamsonS@needvilleisd.com  979-417-665

Snyder High School - (Area 2)  7/12/2016  

Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Description Primary Purpose: Implement and manage the agricultural science program for assigned campus.
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher to complete a two teacher department. Work with present teacher to operate a comprehensive program.
Train existing and new LDE and CDE teams.
Contract based on 12 month/226 days.
Pickup furnished.
Qualifications: Education/Certification: Bachelor’s degree from accredited university Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science
Special Knowledge/Skills: Knowledge of agricultural science and technology General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience: At least one year student teaching or approved internship
Major Responsibilities and Duties: Instructional Strategies
Oversee Supervised Agricultural Experience Program (SAEP), including assisting students in selecting and managing projects and supervising school farm.
Serve as advisor to local Future Farmers of American (FFA) chapter, including planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, cooperative, career development, and competitive activities for students at local, regional, and state level.
Assist with planning and delivery of adult education and community programs relating to agricultural science and technology.
Salary Range Based upon years of experience
Contact Name
Christopher Yeschke, Principal
325-574-8800 Email
cyeschke@snyderisd.net
 


Floydada High School - (Area 1)  7/11/2016  
Seeking FFA/Agriculture opening
Application:  Please apply www.floydadaisd.esc17.net
Contact:  Wayne Morren Principal
806-983-4970
or by email at wmorren@floydadaisd.esc17.net

Shepard High School - (Area 9)  7/8/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher
Job Qualifications:
Minimum Bachelor’s degree from accredited University
Valid Texas Agriculture Science Teaching Certificate
Appropriate Student Teaching Experience
Duties and Responsibilities:
Communicate and work collaboratively in a diverse multi- teacher department.
Strong work ethic and energetic teaching style
Teach a variety of courses, which may include but not limited to:Animal Science/Small Animal, Vet Tech,Professional Communication
Teach informative lessons that foster mastery of all material
FFA Advisor duties:
Train Leadership and Career Development Event teams to be competitive in Invitational, District, Area, and State.
Supervise and assist in managing a large SAE Animal Program for local and state livestock shows, likely cattle.
Assist in management of livestock projects in school facility.
Work with FFA Officer Team, includes attending State FFA Convention each summer.
Attend FFA camps, conventions, meetings as required.
Provide a well-balanced and open-minded educational environment which encourages and motivates students
Maintain appropriate teacher-student rapport at all times.
Ag Truck, trailer, etc. 
APPLY TO:  Applicants are to fill out an online application at www.shepherdisd.net
SALARY:   2016-2017 Board Approved Teacher Salary Schedule
Additional Information:
Jody Cronin
936-628-2897

West Hardin High School - (Area 9)  7/8/2016  
Seeking a second ag teacher
11 month contract with a signing bonus
Please send your resume to cmoss@westhardin.org or tmeischen@westhardin.org

Anahuac High School, Anahuac ISD - (Area 9)  7/8/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Sciences Teacher
Qualifications: Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements for subject and level assigned
Special Knowledge and Skills:
Certified to teach dual credit welding or possess the ability to become certified to teach dual credit welding
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience in all FFA Programs (CDE’s and LDE’s)
Possess/obtain Commercial Driver’s License with Bus Driver Endorsement
Application Process:
Submit a resume and an application to:
Anahuac Independent School District
Attn: Mr. James Hopper
P. O. Box 369
Anahuac, Texas 77514-0369
by mail or email hopperj@anahuacisd.net
A submission of application does not guarantee that the applicant will be interviewed. Only those chose for an interview will be contacted.
Application deadline: Until filled
Inquiries should be directed to Eric Humphrey, High School Principal at (409) 267-2010.

Culberson County Allamoore ISD - (Area 2)  7/8/2016  
FFA/Agriculture opening
City:  Van Horn, Texas
Application:  Please apply at www.ccaisd.net or www.esc18.net
Contact:  Kittie Gibson Principal at kgibson@ccaisd.net

Detroit ISD - (Area 6)  7/6/2016  
Seeking an Ag Science Teacher
12 Month contract
Strong Ag Mechanics background
Experience with LDE's and CDE's
2 Teacher Department
SAE's vary from small to large animals, Ag mechanics, etc.
$4,500.00 stipend
For more information contact
Superintendent
Brian Howie
(903)674-6131

Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD - (Area 2)  7/6/2016  
Seeking an ag teacher 
Pay is more than $11,000 above State base, plus 100% of health insurance, 3% matching annuity, school housing available, daycare available! 
https://www.searchsoft.net/ats/app_login?COMPANY_ID=00015801

Latexo ISD - (Area 9)  7/6/2016  

Currently seeking an Ag Science Teacher
Latexo ISD is a 2A District located about 5 miles north of Crockett on State Hwy 19.
It consists of two campuses with Pre-K thru 6th grades on the Elementary Campus and 7th - 12th grades on the High School Campus. We are a 1-to-1 Google App district where teachers and students enjoy a great amount of technology. Latexo ISD is a district of high expectations that offers students a chance to excel in UIL Academics, Beta Club, Ag-Mechanics, FFA, One-Act Play, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball, Cross Country, Track and Field, Golf, and Tennis.
Applicant must have a valid Texas Teaching Certificate. Duties include training LDE and CDE Events Teams, overseeing animal projects and SAE's, and assisting students with online record books and completing degree and scholarship applications.
Possible classes include Welding, Career Preparation, Professional Communications, Intro to Ag Mechanics, Principles of Ag, Wildlife, Landscape Design, and Floral Design. Salary is competitive and according to the Latexo ISD Salary Scale. Benefits include $225.00 towards health insurance and a $10,000 life insurance policy. Applications may be downloaded from the website. Please email application and resume to Tammy Luce at tluce@latexoisd.net. For more information call 936-544-5664 x2402.
 


Seymour High School - (Area 4)  7/6/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
2 teacher department.
Seymour is a small 2-A school district with outstanding teachers and students.
Possible classes include but are not limited to:
Principles of AFNR, Floriculture, Animal Science/Small Animal, Vet Science.
The school pays $379.00/mo. toward health insurance.
New this year will be a child care facility for teachers children.
For more information please contact:
Mr. Brian Bibb H.S. Principal
(940) 889-2947, Cell (940) 347-1662
brian.bibb@seymour-isd.net
Applications may be submitted online at:
www.seymour-isd.net

Clear Brook High School - (Area 3)  7/6/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher
Job Qualifications:
Minimum Bachelor’s degree from accredited University
Valid Texas Agriculture Science Teaching Certificate
Appropriate Student Teaching Experience
Duties and Responsibilities:
Communicate and work collaboratively in a diverse 4 teacher department.
Strong work ethic and energetic teaching style
Teach a variety of courses, which may include but not limited to: Small Animal, Principles, Wildlife, and Ag Mech
FFA Advisor duties as discussed.
Train Leadership and Career Development Event teams to be competitive in Invitational, District, Area, and State.
Supervise and assist in managing a large SAE Animal Program for local and state livestock shows, Species TBD.
Assist in management of CCISD West Agricultural Science Center where students raise SAE livestock projects in school facility.
Work with FFA Officer Team, includes attending State FFA Convention each summer.
Attend FFA camps, conventions, meetings as required.
Create informative lesson plans to foster mastery of all material.
Provide a well-balanced and open-minded educational environment which encourages and motivates students
Maintain appropriate teacher-student rapport at all times.
Other Information:   
Ag Truck, FFA livestock trailers & tractor for departmental use.
APPLY TO:  Applicants are required to fill out an online application at www.ccisd.net and attach an updated resume and transcripts to the Human Resources Department.
SALARY:   2016-2017 Board Approved Teacher Salary Schedule
Plus $1,400 travel stipend annually
DAYS:   230
Please send cover letters and resumes to Jbuford@ccisd.net
JT Buford
Clear Creek ISD
Agriculture Science Project Manager
2425 E. Main Street
League City, TX 77573
Office: (281) 284 - 0111
cell: (832) 498-7086

Friona ISD - (Area 1)  7/6/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Primary Purpose:
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area assigned to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.
Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements or training for subject and level assigned
Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of core academic subject assigned
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Direct all inquiries to
Erika Montana, Principal
emontana@frionaisd.com   806-250-3951

Mexia ISD - (Area 8)  7/6/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher
2 Teacher department
Requirements:
Bachelor Degree in Agriculture
Valid Texas Teaching Certificate in Agriculture Science
Exhibit Strong classroom skills
Perform all duties required to have a successfully Agricultural Science and FFA program
Duties include:
Server as an FFA Advisor
Supervise SAE Projects
Train LDE and CDE teams
Provide quality instruction, classroom instruction that is engaging and rigorous
Attend FFA events including Livestock Shows, Conventions and Contest
Provide Agricultural leadership in the community
Contact Dr. Sharon Young Assistant Superintendent at syoung@mexiaisd.net
See Application on Mexia ISD website at www.mexiaisd.net

Mansfield ISD - (Area 5)  7/6/2016  
Agricultural Science Teacher- Agricultural Mechanics emphasis
Pay Grade – MISD PAY SCALE (53,000.00 to 30 - $69,340.00)
Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor's degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agricultural Science
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience:
At least one year student teaching or approved internship
FFA/ experience required
Knowledge of Livestock a Plus
Experience with student AWS/TIVA Welding training and certification a plus
CDL w/ passenger and school bus endorsements and Texas School Bus Driver Safety
Training (may obtain after employment)
Duties and Responsibilities:
Classroom teacher
FFA Advisor
Supervise SAE projects
Train LDE and CDE teams
Provide for leadership development
Work extended hours and travels
Additional duties as assigned. 
Classes to include:  Agricultural Science Classes:  Wildlife Fisheries and Forestry & Woodlands, Agricultural Mechanics, Welding
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Ag Mechanics including welding, etc.
General knowledge of agricultural production – livestock and horticulture
FFA organization and opportunities for members
LDE and CDE preparation
Organizational skills
Effective communication skills
Capable of being a team player
Curriculum and instruction
Lesson planning and presentation
Use of technology and ability to incorporate student use of technology in curriculum
Supervision of SAE programs
Welding and Construction Shops were rebuilt over the last year with new commercial workforce ready tools, and equipment. Tools include Plasma Cutter, new welding stations, and an outdoor covered construction area.  Ben Barber Career Tech encourages Project Based Learning and each student is issued an iPAD so you can easily incorporate technology driven lessons.  We are looking for a Welding/AG Mechanics Teacher who can’t wait to work with our Welding program students to achieve Certifications and grow our AG mechanics program.  Active FFA and AG Mechanics contest experience, ability to motivate student extracurricular participation, AWS certification, and TIVA welding certification endorsements preferred.
How to Apply:
Apply at www.mansfieldisd.org under the “Careers” tab.  Applicants will not be considered without an active application. 
Forward resume to kristichambliss@misdmail.org and catherinehudgins@misdmail.org upon completion of the application. 
Contact info: 
Principal:   Catherine Hudgins 682-314-1900 (office)  catherinehudgins@misdmail.org
Agricultural Science Program of Study Leader:  Kristi Chambliss 682-314-1637 (office)  kristichambliss@misdmail.org

Boerne Independent School District - (Area 7)  7/6/2016  
Boerne High School/Champion High School
Seeking Agricultural Mechanics/Welding Teacher BHS/CHS
Agricultural Mechanics and Manufacturing industry teaching skills and industry experience in commercial manufacturing to include welding, electrical, plumbing and wood fabrication systems is required. This position will involve FFA student members but will not necessarily require extracurricular responsibilities and travel. Welding skills will be used on a daily basis in each class that will be assigned. Must be competent in at least OXY/ACET, SMAW and MIG and willing to learn TIG.
Assignment (187 days)
A Day:  2 classes at Boerne High School and 1 class at Champion High School
B Day:  1 class at Boerne High School and 2 classes at Champion High School
Qualification
Preferred Certification: Agricultural Science and Technology, Technology Education, Secondary Industrial Arts, or Secondary Industrial Technology since assignment involves teaching Agricultural Mechanics, Principles of Manufacturing, and Welding.  If applicant’s certification is in Agriculture Science and Technology or related field, he/she will be expected to take and pass the Technology Education ExCET test in order to be assigned Principles courses.
Global Note:
CERTIFICATE MUST BE SELECTED AS ONE OF THE FOLLOWING: Standard, Provisional/Life Time, Professional, Probationary, One Year or Alternative Certification Pending Internship.
You must make sure every box with a red * is filled in. If asked for Certificate(s), Endorsement(s), Degree, Skill(s), etc., you must select at least one job posting requirement in each respective box or you will not be considered a qualified candidate. On the left hand side, make sure you have a green check mark after each sub-area to complete the application. Lastly, you must apply for each posting separately.
Qualification Details
Has any of the following certificate(s):
Alternative Certification - Pending Internship
One Year
Probationary
Professional
Provisional/Life Time
Standard
Has any of the following endorsement(s):
Agricultural Science and Technology
Industrial Arts
Industrial Technology
Secondary Industrial Arts, Grades 6-12
Secondary Industrial Technology, Grades 6-12
Technology Education
Technology Education: Grades 6-12
Trade and Industrial Education
Salary and Benefit
Salary, 2016-2017 Salary Scales to be determined plus $4,000 stipend
Standard Employee Benefit
Posting Schedule
The posting is open for internal applicants
Open Date: At the start of 6/26/2016
Close Date: Open until filled
The posting is open for external applicants
Open Date: At the start of 6/26/2016
Close Date: Open until filled

Marshall High School, Marshall ISD - (Area 6)  7/6/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Mechanics Teacher
226 day contract
Marshall ISD Salary Schedule
Qualifications and Job Descriptions:
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
Valid Texas Certification in Agricultural Science and Technology
Be able to work closely and productively with 4 teaching partners
Assist with advising over 600 FFA members in 2nd largest FFA Chapter in the state
CDL with S Endorsements or willing to obtain
Be able to thrive in a very diverse classroom setting
A willingness to attend county and other major stock shows- specifically Ag Mech. Projects
Be able to train competitive LDE and CDE teams
Presently hold, or be willing to obtain, NCCER Certifications
Be capable of providing instruction for students to obtain Welding Certifications
Assist students with record books, applications, awards, and scholarships
Share supervision of SAEP
Benefits:
Supportive community
School trucks, vans, trailers, Ag Farm, and Greenhouse
VERY active FFA Alumni group
Contact:
Apply at- www.marshallisd.com, human resources, job vacancies. http://www.applitrack.com/marshall/onlineapp/jobpostings/view.asp
Cassandra Antonio, CTE Director
(903) 927-8800 x 1181
antonioc@marshallisd.com

Hughes Springs High School - (Area 6)  7/1/2016  

Seeking Ag Science Teacher for 2016-2017 - Ag Mechanics Emphasis
Campus Description: Hughes Springs is in rural Northeast Texas, approximately 150 miles east of Dallas, 60 miles southwest of Texarkana and 80 miles west of Shreveport, LA. The Class 3A school district covers 126 square miles and has three campuses, elementary, junior high and high school, with over 1200 students in grades PPCD through 12. This community, surrounded by woods and lakes, is within reasonable driving distance of several community colleges and universities, cultural and sporting events, shopping centers, medical centers, and churches of various denominations, either in town or nearby.
Qualifications: Bachelors Degree, Texas Teaching Certificate, Appropriate Certification/Ag Science
Salary Range: State mandated plus an above base
Benefits: Contract for 202 days; $2000-$2300 above base salary; TRS ActiveCare Health Insurance; state and local leave; annuities, dental and/or vision insurance available
How To Apply: Application available at www.hsisd.net
(Parents and Community: then Employment)
Print, then fax, email or mail application to
Sarah Dildine, Superintendent
Office: 903-639-3803
Fax: 903-639-2624
Email: dildines@hsisd.net


Lockhart High School - (Area 7)  7/1/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher - Agriculture Mechanics Teacher
Position is needed to build an agriculture mechanics program designed around competitions and industry certifications. Expectation is to have kids competing in county and major stock shows, and students receiving industry recognized certifications at the end of the program. New facilities opening in 2016-17 school year. Courses for next year include Facilities, Metal Tech and Fabrication, Power Systems, and Practicum. Must be willing to obtain welding certification if needed, and obtain school bus certification, per LISD policy to drive activity buses.
Implement and manage the agricultural science program for assigned campus. Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.
Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s Degree from accredited or university
217 day Contract on LISD teacher payscale.
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agricultural science
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Instructional Strategies
Oversee Supervised Agricultural Experience Program (SAEP), including assisting students in selecting and managing projects and supervising school farm.
Serve as advisor to local Future Farmers of American (FFA) chapter, including planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, cooperative, career development, and competitive activities for students at local, regional, and state level.
Assist with planning and delivery of adult education and community programs relating to agricultural science and technology.
Teaching agriculture science courses including, but not limited to, Mechanics and Metal Technologies, Facilities Design and Metal Fabrication, Power Systems, and other related mechanics classes.
Ability to build program designed around industry certifications and agriculture mechanic competitions.
Application
Apply online at LISD Job Postings

Robinson High School - (Area 8)  6/30/2016  
Seeking to add a third Agricultural Science Teacher/Construction Trades Teacher
226 day contract
Robinson High School is looking for an innovative, self-starter, and team member to join this highly competitive program.
Duties:
Provide quality instruction, classroom instruction that is engaging and rigorous.
Teaching Responsibilities: Principles of Ag, Small Animal Management, and Building Maintenance
Serve as an FFA advisor to promote leadership and scholarship within the chapter
Work with supportive Alumni Group and Administration
Train LDE and CDE teams
Supervise SAE projects through selection of multiple species, management and participation in local and major livestock shows
Help students maintain record books, apply for awards and scholarships
Dedicated, motivated, and willing to travel
School truck and trailer is provided for school use
Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university
Valid teaching certificate in:
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources or
Agricultural Science and Technology or
Any Vocational Agricultural Certificate
One year of student teaching experience or approved internship
Complete an Application at: https://risd.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx
Questions regarding the position should be directed toward the current Ag teachers.
Beth Ramsdell 254-744-1809
Mark Rose 254-744-6282

White Deer ISD - (Area 1)  6/30/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher. 
White Deer ISD and the White Deer community are very agriculture oriented and value what this program offers students. 
All interested candidates should apply via the Talent Ed/SchoolSpring/Region 16 website on the Region 16 job postings link. http://www.esc16.net/default.aspx?name=Jobs.home

Georgetown High School - (Area 7)  6/30/2016  
Seeking Ag. Teacher
Primarily teach Ag. Mechanics
Experience and certification in welding preferred
The best applicant will be able to provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.
Please apply at www.georgetownisd.org
Amanda Silkett
Assistant Principal
Georgetown High School
512-943-5100 ext. 7201
silketta@georgetownisd.org

Venus ISD - (Area 8)  6/30/2016  
Seeking a High School / Middle School Ag. Teacher
Implement and manage the agricultural science program for assigned campus.
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth.
Enable students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society.
This position will teach principals of agriculture and ag. mechanics. 
Training LDE's and speaking events in the Spring. Livestock participation is optional.
This position is a 12 month contract.  -Updated contract length
Please apply at www.venusisd.net
You can email your resume to tgore@venusisd.net
 

Seven Lakes High School - (Area 3)  6/28/2016  

Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Salary: Katy ISD Pay Scale + Stipend
Contract:  187 Days
Position Requirements: 
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, certified in Ag Science 6-12.
Ideal candidate must:
possess strong classroom skills
possess exceptional  organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
train multiple LDE & CDE teams for a competitive district and area
supervise livestock projects for local, county and majors
be willing to work long hours serving a unique chapter dynamic
have a desire to work together with teaching partners to build a flagship chapter.
Other Information:
Questions concerning position contact Joe Bochat(AST), josephhbochat@katyisd.org, 281-642-1231
To Apply: email resume and letter of interest to Ted Vierling (Principal) at theodorejvierling@katyisd.org


Brazosport High School - (Area 3)  6/28/2016  
Principles of Manufacturing Position
Industrial Trades Certification
187 day contract
If interested please contact the Director of CTE, Jennifer Edenfield
979-730-7000 X 10120
or jennifer.edenfield@brazosportisd.net

Bandera High School - (Area 7)  6/28/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher in a 3 teacher Department
207 day Contract + stipend
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in related field
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science
Demonstrated knowledge and achievement in FFA
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Exhibit Strong classroom and shop management skills
Train LDE & CDE teams, and supervise other events associated with FFA
Possess a proven leadership skill
Team player
Perform all duties required to have a successful Agricultural Science and FFA program
Work well with existing Agricultural Science teaching team
Sergio Menchaca –HS Principal: smenchaca@banderaisd.net   (432)-638-4869
Fulton Pizzini – AST: fpizzini@banderaisd.net   (830)-688-6385

Channing ISD - (Area 1)  6/28/2016  
Taking applications for an Agriculture Teacher with a State of Texas Certificate
187 day contract
Salary dependent upon experience
Contact
Robert McLain, Superintendent
Box 9  -  Channing, TX  79018
(806) 235-3432  Office
(806) 235-2609  Fax

Midlothian High School - (Area 8)  6/28/2016  
Seeking Ag Mechanics teacher for a multi teacher department.
Must be fully ceritfied in texas to teach subject
Have CDL or willing to obtain one
Ability to train multiple LDE and CDE teams
Share responsiblity for properly maintaining Ag Facility
Help advise multiple show projects
Ability to instruct students and manage behavior
Ag Truck and trailers readily available
Attend all major local, county and major FFA events, conventions and camps.
send resumes to
Assistant Principal-Zac Oldham
Zac_oldham@misd.gs
Assistant Principal/CTE Coordinator-Jimmy Spradley
James_spradley@misd.gs
Ag Science Teacher- Greg Pruitt Jr
greg_pruittjr@misd.gs

Tatum High School - (Area 6)  6/28/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher to work in a (4A) two teacher department
East Texas (Longview, Marshall, Carthage, Kilgore Area)
Valid Texas Teaching Certificate in Agriculture Science
217 day contract based on local salary schedule
FFA Advisor
Develop LDE and CDE Teams
Monitor AET Record Keeping
Manage off-site barn facility and on-site greenhouse
Supervise and validate SAE Projects
Support/advise local FFA Alumni organization
Fundraising (Fresh Country / Plants / Concessions)
Apply at www.tatumisd.org under the “EMPLOYMENT” tab
Principal:   Allen Koch 903 431 8480 (cell)  kocha@tatumisd.org
Director of Human Resources:  Drennon Fite fited@tatumisd.org
District Trucks and Trailers

Edgewood ISD - (Area 6)  6/24/2016  

Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher with an Ag. Mech. Background
2 Teacher department
Requirements:
Bachelor Degree in Agriculture
Valid Texas Teaching Certificate in Agriculture Science
Exhibit Strong classroom and shop management skills
Perform all duties required to have a successfully Agricultural Science and FFA program
Duties include:
Server as an FFA Advisor
Supervise SAE Projects
Train LDE and CDE teams
Manage and build a strong Ag. Mechanic Pathway with an emphasis on welding
Attend FFA events including Livestock Shows, Conventions and Contest
Provide Agricultural leadership in the community
Contact Jerri Wehmeyer High School Principal at jwehmeyer@edgewood-isd.net
See Application on Edgewood ISD website at www.edgewood-isd.net


Mendez Middle School , Austin ISD - (Area 7)  6/24/2016  
Agriculture Science : Green Agricultural Careers
Austin Independent School District
Seeking a high motivated Agricultural Science teacher to start a Middle School Agriculture Science Program at Mendez Middle School in Austin, Texas.  Mendez Middle School has a strong CTE focus and is looking to feed students into the Akins HS Green Tech Academy Agriculture Program (Veterinary Technology, Floral Design/Horticulture, and Park Ranger).  
The Agricultural Science Teacher is expected to create a classroom environment conducive to providing differentiated instruction and appropriate learning experiences.
Work with feeder High School Agriculture Teachers and Administration to develop a comprehensive vertical program.
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university
Valid teaching certificate in Agriculture
One year of student teaching experience or approved internship
Start Date: 08/16/2016
Duty Days: 187
Starting Salary: $45,259
Complete an application at www.austinisd.org  and email resume and/or questions to
Kathy Ryan, High School Office, kathy.ryan@austinisd.org

McNeil High School - (Area 7)  6/24/2016  
Seeking to add a third Agriculture Science Teacher
226 day contract
McNeil High School is looking for an innovative, self-starter, and team member to join this highly competitive growing program.
AST is expected to create a classroom environment conducive to providing quality instruction, appropriate learning activities, and experiences to fully develop all students.
Duties:
Provide quality instruction, classroom instruction that is engaging and rigorous
Teaching Responsibilities: Principles of Ag and Livestock Production/Equine Science
Serve as FFA advisor to promote leadership and scholarship within chapter
Work with supportive booster club and administration
Train LDE and CDE teams
Supervise SAE projects through selection of multiple species, management and participation in local and major livestock shows
Maintain and file record books, awards, scholarships and other required paperwork
Dedicated, motivated and willing to travel
School truck and trailer is provided for school use
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university
Valid teaching certificate in Agriculture
One year of student teaching experience or approved internship
CDL or willing to obtain in 90 days
Complete an application at www. roundrockisd.org and email resume/questions to
Melody Maples, Assistant Principal melody_maples@roundrockisd.org  and
Larry Vinklarek, MHS AST larry_vinklarek@roundrockisd.org

De Leon High School - (Area 4)  6/24/2016  
2 teacher department
Pay - 11 months + stipend
Bachelor of Science Degree from an accredited college. Valid teaching certificate in Agriculture Science.
Train LDE and CDE teams.
Classroom instruction, and supervise SAE projects.
Has a valid CDL  or will obtain one.
Application can be found on De Leon ISD website (www.deleonisd.net).
Send application and resumes to Liesa Nowlin, Principal @ lnowlin@deleonisd.net.

 
 
     
     
 
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