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Ore City High School - (Area 6)  1/12/2017  

Seeking  Ag Teacher/FFA Advisor
Contract:  12 month
Bachelor’s Degree from and accredited university. 
Valid Texas teaching certification in Agriculture
Teaching Responsibilities: 
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
Class assignments are somewhat flexible
Advisor Responsibilities:
Help train LDE, CDE and Speaking Event teams. 
Supervise SAE projects
Assist students in maintaining record books and applying for awards
Attend FFA contests, camps and conventions and some stock shows
Submit Letter of Intent, Resume and Application (
Contact:  Johnny Coleman, AST 903-256-0577

Stephen F. Austin High School - (Area 3)  1/11/2017  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
11 Month with opportunity to advance to 12 month
Effective Date: Start January or February, 2017 – Current Ag. Teacher, CG, Guerrero is retiring but will be in the district until Aug. 2017 and will support new ag teacher in training.  The school has an Ag. Farm located away from Campus where some FFA projects are raised.
We are looking for an individual that is able to perform ag teaching duties as well as to run an effective FFA Program.  Must be able to teach the welding sequence courses from 10-12th grade, NCCER Certification is a plus.  The SFA FFA is a strong program that has strong ties with the community and landowners statewide.   Students participate in the HLSR and the school has its own Stock Show in partnership with another HISD High School, Cesar Chavez HS.  The program has a state and national recognized outdoor program in conjunction with the Texas Youth Hunting Program where students are introduced to the great outdoors, applicants must be able to continue this part of the program.
Contact Info:
Principal: Mr. Steve Guerrero    713-924-1700     E-mail =
Ag Science Teacher: Mr. CG – Guerrero     281-468-6792    E-mail =

Lazbuddie ISD - (Area 1)  1/11/2017  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher
Bachelor’s degree and appropriate certification(s).
Lazbuddie ISD is a class A school in Parmer county the southwest Texas panhandle
12 month teaching position in a single teacher department
Lazbuddie ISD expects a strong instructional program and strong organizational and communication skills. Duties include all Agriculture Science department functions including but not limited to; FFA Chapter Advisor, training competitive LDE and CDE teams, supervision of SAE programs including stock show projects, chapter participation in local, district, area, state, and national events, and other duties as assigned.
A recently constructed livestock project facility is available on campus.
School housing is available, as well as school pickup and livestock trailers for ag department use.
There is a stipend for FFA Advisor.
Applications may be found at Email completed applications to or mail to Lazbuddie ISD, P. O. Box 9, Lazbuddie, Texas 79053 or call the school office at 806-965-2156.

Hale Center High School – Hale Center ISD - (Area 1)  1/3/2017  

Seeking Ag Teacher - Short timeline
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with required endorsements for subject area
Compensation Information:
HCISD pays above state base
Stipend for teaching Ag
12 month contract
Applications Process:
Applicants must complete district application found on the Hale Center ISD website at

Burleson High School – Burleson ISD - (Area 8)  12/19/2016  

Seeking a certified high school Agriculture Science Teacher for Burleson High School.
Position Summary:
Full time teaching position in a three teacher Agri-Science Department.  Previous teacher is moving up to an administrative position on the campus at the semester.  
Position Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate for Agriculture Sciences
Class “B” CDL with passenger and school bus endorsements (or willing to obtain)
Other Information:
225 day contract + $4,000 local stipend – position starts in January 2017 
Ag pickups and trailers for school use
51 acre Ag Farm with outstanding facilities – climate controlled swine barn, 40,000 sq ft. covered arena for jackpot shows, playdays, etc. 
Seeking a strong classroom instructor 
Must possess a high level of organization and communication skills
Teach Principles of AF&NR, Animal Science, Equine Science, and Veterinary Medical Applications courses 
Train competitive LDE and CDE teams
Supervise student animal projects – primarily sheep, goats, rabbits, and heifers
Attend county and major livestock shows
Attend District, Area, and State conventions and conferences
Familiar with AET record keeping and student award/degree applications
Looking for a team player to work collaboratively with current Ag teaching team at Burleson High School
Application Process:
Applicants must complete district application found at:
Application deadline is December 27, 2016
Selected applicants will be contacted and brought in for interviews
Recommendation for hiring will take place at the January 2017, BISD Board of Trustees meeting
For more information please contact:
Larry Bills – Director of Career & Technical Education
(817) 245-1130

Alba-Golden High School - (Area 6)  12/19/2016  

Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Description: Teach Students in Agriculture Science
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from accredited university, valid Texas
teaching certificate with required endorsements or
required training for subject and level assigned.
Certified in Career and Tech Education.
Application Procedures: Employment applications can be accessed on the
Alba-Golden ISD website:
Please attach a copy of resume, teaching certificate,
transcripts, and references with district application.
Contact Person: Pam Hass
Human Resources
Alba-Golden ISD
1373 CR 2377
Alba, TX 75410
903-768-2472 x 1105
FAX 903-768-2130
Application Deadline: Until Filled

Longview ISD - (Area 6)  12/17/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Teacher
Act as advisor of the Longview FFA Chapter
Train students for leadership events
Train students for career development events
Supervise student’s SAE programs
Direct the local FFA Alumni affiliate
Maintain and operate an extensive facility including greenhouses, nursery, orchard, agricultural mechanics shop, and agricultural laboratory
Maintain a working relationship with community and business leaders
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 212 days per year
BEGINNING DATE: 2016 – 2017 school year
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in the following areas:
Agricultural Science, Horticulture Science
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Hunter Education Certificate
Valid Texas Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicator’s License, preferred
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
At least one year of field experience (student teaching) or approved internship
Have knowledge and experience in the National FFA organization
Have knowledge and experience in floral design
Salary Range: LISD Teacher Salary Schedule
How To Apply: Applicants must submit:
A letter of interest, a current resume, a LISD Professional Application, a copy of transcript(s), a certificate(s), a copy of service record(s), and three (3) letters of recommendation from past employer(s) or supervisor(s)
In-District applicants must submit:
A letter of interest, a current resume, a copy of transcript(s) and/or certificate(s) earned since being employed
Contact Person:
Name: Scott Fisher
Address: P.O. Box 3268
City: Longview
State: TX
Zip: 75606-3268
Phone: (903) 381-2200
Fax: (903) 753-5389

Pleasanton High School - (Area 10)  12/17/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Ag Mechanic Preferred
Contact Person:
Name: Kimberly Phillips
Address: 831 Stadium Drive
City: Pleasanton
State: TX
Zip: 78064-2499
Phone: (830) 569-1233
Fax: (830) 569-2189

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