VATAT Careers  
 
 
     
Current Openings: View by  List  | Map

If you would like your position posted, please send the posting to vatat@vatat.org. The posting will remain on the careers page for 30 days. If you have any questions, please contact the VATAT office.

 
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

Springtown High School - (Area 5)  6/24/2016  
Seeking an Agricultural Science Teacher
11 Month Contract
2 Teacher Department
Qualifications:
Bachelors degree from accredited university.
Valid Texas teaching certificate with Agriculture Science endorsement.
Ability to train LDE/CDE teams.
Supervise student SAE's
For additional information:
Scott McPherson, Principal (817) 220-3888
Tony Pearson, AST (817) 597-1505
Application can be found at www.springtownisd.net

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.

Beckville Jr./Sr. High School - (Area 6)  6/23/2016  

Seeking a 3rd Agricultural Science Teacher for a competitive & active agriculture department in a very supportive and involved community.
Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree (Master’s Degree is a plus)
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science and technology (preference if also certified in a science)
CDL w/ passenger and school bus endorsements and Texas School Bus Driver Safety
Training (may obtain after employment)
Start date:
August 1, 2016
Duties and Responsibilities:
Classroom teacher
FFA Advisor
Supervise SAE projects
Train LDE and CDE teams
Provide for leadership development
Work extended hours and travel
Knowledge and Skills Required:
General Knowledge or Skills within Ag Production
Possible Courses: Small Animal Management, Principles of Agriculture, Agriculture Business, Floral Design, Advanced Plant Science
Preference to anyone willing to take on a Science Credit course
IPC, Advanced Plant Science, etc.
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
Contact 
Gail Buchanan at 903-678-3311 ext: 3081
buchanang@beckvilleisd.net


Nimitz High School - (Area 5)  6/23/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher to teach primarily Principles of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources and Small Animal Management courses.
Will be filling the 6th position at a large Non-Traditional Agriculture Science Program in an urban area. Our Program does not have livestock or large animal SAE’s nor an Ag Mechanics Department, but is very focused on our Vet Med, Horticulture and Floral Design parts of our program. We have been given the tremendous opportunity to develop a Community Garden at Nimitz this fall and are always seeking ways on how to make agriculture education thrive in an urban area.
Ideally we are looking for someone with experience that can give knowledge and wisdom for the progression of our program, but we also welcome young new teachers with enthusiasm and new ideas. We desire someone willing give their extra time to use their gifts and talents in agriculture education to help better the future of agriculture in urban areas and the personal growth within young people.
Major Responsibilities and Duties:
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the core academic subject area in classroom instruction
Classroom Management that allows understanding and empathy for low income communities but also sets the tone for what is expected out of students for success.
Accountable ag advisor for the Nimitz FFA Chapter members and officers
Proficient coach for students in Leadership Development Events and Career Development Events
Supervise students and help development of all types of SAE’s especially Science Fair
Coach speeches for students as they run for FFA Office Positions.
Be a great team member of a large ag teacher department
Terms of Employment: 10 Month Contract
Stipend for ag advisor and coach: 33 extra days
Beginning Date 2016 – 2017 school year
Application Deadline: Until filled
Requirements: Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Valid Texas Agriculture Science Teaching Certificate
Valid Texas State Drivers License
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
At least one year of field experience (student teaching) or approved internship
Special Knowledge/Skills
Have knowledge and experience in the National FFA organization
Application Process: 
Applicants must submit:
A letter of interest, a current resume, a Irving ISD 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
Apply first to Irving ISD: www.irvingisd.net
Main Person of Contact: Lacie Farmer (Ag Science Teacher):
Salary: Irving ISD Teacher Salary Schedule
CTE Director: Shawn Blessing
School Principle: Curtis Mauricio
School Phone: 972-600-5730
School Address: 100 Oakdale Rd. Irving TX 75060
City and County: Irving, Dallas county

San Diego High School - (Area 10)  6/23/2016  
Seeking an Ag Science teacher with strong Ag Mechanics background
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agriculture Science
Salary: 226 day contract + Stipend for extra duties
Job responsibilities will include but not limited to:
Cooperate and communicate with current teachers as part of a 2 teacher department
Strong classroom and lab skills are a must
Ability and desire to train competitive LDE and CDE teams
Participate in County Fair
Assist with all FFA chapter events and activities including meetings, fundraisers, etc.
Attend camps, conventions, and conferences
Will be teaching Ag Mechanics and Construction Trades classes
Contact: complete online application at www.sdisd.us
Claudette Garcia, Principal
361-460-0180 cgarcia@sdisd.us

Palmer ISD - (Area 8)  6/23/2016  
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.
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: 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.
Contact Name
Brian Fry, Curriculum Director
972-449-3389
bfry@palmer-isd.org

Wharton High School - (Area 3)  6/21/2016  

Seeking an Ag Science teacher with strong Ag Mechanics background
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agriculture Science
Salary: 187 day contract + possible Stipend for extra duties
Job responsibilities will include but not limited to:
Cooperate and communicate with current teachers as part of a 4 teacher department
Strong classroom and lab skills are a must
Ability and desire to train competitive LDE and CDE teams
Participate in Major and County Ag Mech contests
Assist with all FFA chapter events and activities including meetings, fundraisers, etc.
Attend camps, conventions, and conferences
Will be teaching Ag Mechanics and Construction Trades classes
Contact: complete online application at www.whartonisd.net
Alan Black, Assistant Principal-- ablack@whartonisd.net
#1 Tiger Ave.
Wharton, TX 77488
(979)-532-6800


Snyder High School - (Area 2)  6/21/2016  
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 starting at $38,200
Contact Name
Christopher Yeschke, Principal
325-574-8800 Email
cyeschke@snyderisd.net

Poolville ISD - (Area 5)  6/21/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher for a 2-teacher Department
12 Month Contract - 226 Days plus $7,500 in stipends
$10,000 Life Insurance Policy with quality benefit packages
Ag. Truck, Trailers and Farm Equipment Available
Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelors degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with Agriculture Science endorsement
Valid CDL with Bus endorsement or willing to obtain 
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Strong knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student handbook
Strong Organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Possess strong classroom and lab management skills
Use of technology and ability to incorporate student use of technology in curriculum
Major Responsibilities and Duties:
Provide students with creative and innovative 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.
Serve as FFA advisor for the Poolville FFA chapter
Train and advise chapter and potential higher level officers
Train competitive Leadership Development and Career Development teams at the District, Area and State level
Assist students with record books, applications for awards and scholarships
Assist students with SAE projects and attend Livestock Shows- Majors and County
Accompany and supervise students at all off-campus activities including contests, workshops, and field trips associated with the agricultural science program and FFA.
Assist chapter members in raising funds for chapter activities and travel
Start Date – July 1, 2016 and would attend the FFA Convention July 11-15th
Highly energetic, dedicated, and willing to travel and work long hours (weekends and holidays)
Apply at www.poolvilleisd.net
Contacts:
Blake Hesteande, AST -  (940)507-1561, bhesteande@poolville.net
Shari John, Principal – (817)599-5134,SJohn@poolville.net

Orangefield ISD - (Area 9)  6/21/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Bachelor’s Degree
Appropriate Certifications
Good Classroom Manager
Team Player (3 Teacher Department)
Train LDE and CDE Teams
Course Offerings: Fit your strengths in a multiple teacher department
Work with AET
Supervise SAE’s
Agriculture Science Facility
Truck and Trailers available
Willing to Travel
Small 4A District with over 350 FFA members
Strong FFA Booster Club
Fantastic Administration and Community Support
Salary: Orangefield ISD Pay Scale plus $7000.00 Stipend
District Pays $255.00 toward insurance
Questions contact Ben Petty at bpetty@orangefieldisd.net
Apply at www.orangefieldisd.net

Waelder ISD - (Area 7)  6/21/2016  
Job Opening for: 2016 - 2017 Agriculture / Building & Trades Teacher
Knowledgeable/Certified in Welding
Knowledgeable in FFA
Knowledgeable in Ag / Ag Science / Ag Mechanics
Contact:  Daniel Fuller, Superintendent
Phone (830) 788-7161 ext 211
danielfuller@waelderisd.org

D’Hanis Independent School District - (Area 7)  6/21/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Description
D’Hanis is a small rural 1-A district in South Texas
Approximate district enrollment of 360 students in grades
PK-12.
Single teacher department for grades 7-12 (150 students)
Minimum
Qualifications
Education and Certification
Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university
Valid Texas Teaching Certificate for assignment
CDL License with S Endorsement, or willing to obtain
Education and Experience
Experience as an agricultural science teacher
Teaching experience in a small school district
Knowledge and experience with agriculture projects
Preferred
Qualifications
Salary/
Benefits
Performance
Responsibilities
Professional Qualifications
Knowledge of curriculum in Ag Science and CTE
Ability to provide quality classroom and lab instruction
Ability to select and supervise agriculture field experiences
Ability to plan, conduct, and advise an active FFA chapter
Personal Qualifications
Excellent AG/CTE communication and collaborative skills
Experience in school, community, and county collaboratives
Expert knowledge of agriculture, food, and natural resources
Commit necessary time and expertise for projects and duties
Salary and Benefits
Teacher Salary Scale adjusted for an 11-month contract
Salary based on State Salary Scale plus a stipend
DISD offers state insurance benefits and leave benefits
DISD offers a one-time only transition supplement
Performance Responsibilities (abbreviated)
Develop, implement, and show evidence of effective lessons that fulfill district curriculum requirements
Plan and supervise agricultural experience programs, including assisting students and parents select projects
Maintain facilities and equipment through the proper arrangement of classroom, shop, and laboratory
Advise local FFA chapter, including planning, coaching and supervising leadership and competitive activities
Prepare and submit FFA rosters, entries, registrations, and etc. required by local, district, area, and state offices
Assist with planning and delivery of adult education and community programs relating to agricultural sciences
Establish and maintain open communication by conducting conferences with parents, teachers, etcetera
Perform additional duties and accept other school and project responsibilities as will be assigned
How to Apply
To obtain an application contact: Mrs. Bunny Voigt
(830) 363-7215 or bvoigt@dhanisisd.net
Mail a letter of interest, completed application, copies of
licenses and resume with list of references to:
Scott Higgins, Superintendent
D’Hanis Independent School District
P.O. Box 307
D’Hanis, TX 78850

Elkhart High School/Junior High, Elkhart ISD - (Area 8)  6/21/2016  
Seeking an Ag Teacher
Job Description:  Combination of high school and junior high school classes. 
Modern Ag facilities. 
Rural 2A district with outstanding student population, excellent staff and administrators, welcoming and supportive community. 
Located 10 miles south of Palestine, Texas on Highway 19 (287) in beautiful East Texas. 
Salary, stipend, part insurance paid.
Download the application at www.elkhartisd.org and submit to jives@elkhartisd.org, jmays@elkhartisd.org, and rdespain@elkhartisd.org or mail to Elkhart ISD, 301 E. Parker St., Elkhart, Texas 75839.
903-764-2952.

Bastrop High School - (Area 7)  6/21/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science Teacher with an Ag. Mech. Background
10 Month with Stipend
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
Applications and resumes can be submitted online at www.bisdtx.org
Contact Les Hudson, Director of CTE at lhudson@bisdtx.org 512-772-7114

Copperas Cove High School - (Area 8)  6/16/2016  

2016-2017 Ag Teacher Opening
Qualifications:
Texas Agriculture Science Certification
Ability to train competitive LDE and CDE teams
Assist with all chapter activities to include summer events
Supervise SAE’s
Contribute to a three-teacher department
Assist students in maintaining record books and applying for awards
Pick Up and trailer for school use
Contact Information:
Russell Porterfield
Director of Career and College Readiness
Copperas Cove High School
400 South 25th Street
Copperas Cove TX 76522
Phone: 254-547-2534
porterfieldr@ccisd.com
To Apply:  https://copperas.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=1637


Guyer High School - (Area 5)  6/16/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Primary Purpose: Works as part of the Denton ISD Agricultural Dept. Team to develop district level procedures, manage barn, develop district level activities, travel and develop key partnerships with Alumni and Advisory committee; implements and manages the agricultural science program for assigned campus; provides students with appropriate learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth; enables students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in society
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:
Oversees Supervised Agricultural Experience Program (SAEP), including assisting students in selecting and managing projects and supervising school farm.
Serves 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.
Assists with planning and delivery of adult education and community programs relating to agricultural science and technology.
Develops and implements lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required.
Prepares lessons that reflect accommodations for differences in student learning styles.
Presents subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency, board policies, and administrative regulations.
Plans and uses appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students assigned.
Conducts assessment of student learning styles and use results to plan instructional activities.
Works cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP).
Works with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and methods according to district requirements.
Plans and supervises assignments of teacher aide(s) and volunteer(s).
Uses technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process.
Helps students analyze and improve study methods and habits.
Conducts ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing.
Assumes responsibility for extracurricular activities as assigned and sponsors outside activities approved by the campus principal.
Be a positive role model for students, support mission of school district.
Creates classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students.
Manages student behavior in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student handbook.
Accompanies and supervises students at all off-campus activities including contests, workshops, and field trips associated with the agricultural science program and FFA.
Oversees process of maintaining facilities and equipment including school farm.
Takes all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
Assists in selection of books, equipment, and other instructional materials.
Establishes and maintains open communication by conducting conferences with parents, students, principals, and teachers.
Maintains a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members.
Uses effective communication skills to present information accurately and clearly.
Participates in staff development activities to improve job-related skills.
Keeps informed of and complies with state, district, and school regulations and policies for classroom teachers.
Compiles, maintains, and files all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required.
Attends and participates in faculty meetings and serve on staff committees as required.
SALARY RANGE: Teacher Salary
TERM OF CONTRACT: 219 days per year
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested candidates must complete and submit the Denton ISD on-line External Application at www.dentonisd.org.  Upload employment credentials and a current résumé detailing experience, qualifications and professional accomplishments. Resumes may also be sent to Carla Ruge, Denton ISD Career and Technology Director at cruge@dentonisd.org
APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Position will remain vacant until qualified applicant is employed.
 

RIO VISTA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT - (Area 8)  6/16/2016  
Applications are now being accepted for this position. Please submit your application, letter of
interest, and resume as soon as possible.
Position open until filled.
Letters of interest, resume, and application should be directed to:
Rio Vista ISD
Personnel Department
P.O. Box 369
Rio Vista, Texas 76093
Phone: (817) 373-2241 ext: 221
Website: www.rvisd.net
QUALIFICATIONS:
1) Valid Teaching Certificate with the required endorsements
2) Bachelor's Degree from an accredited University
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experience designed to fulfill their
potential for intellectual, emotional, physical and social growth. Enable students to develop
competencies and skills to function in society.
** Preferred consideration will be given to current staff when qualifications and evaluations are
equal.

Tuloso-Midway ISD - (Area 10)  6/16/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher for 3 teacher department
Year- Round School District
207 Day Contract plus stipend
Animal Science and Vet Med Experience preferred
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
Knowledge of Livestock
Duties and Responsibilities:
Classroom teacher
FFA Advisor
Supervise SAE projects
Train LDE and CDE teams
Additional duties as assigned
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
How to Apply:
Apply at www.esc2.net

Leander ISD - (Area 7)  6/15/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher 
204 day contract plus $5500 stipend 
Qualifications
Valid Texas certification in Agricultural Science and Technology
Driving record must satisfy district standards
Job Responsibilities
Develop and work with present teacher(s) to run a comprehensive agricultural program that includes a variety of agricultural course offering.  Teacher is also expected to facilitate leadership development activities, supervise agricultural experience projects, develop community relations and manage facilities/budget.
Salary
Posted online at www.leanderisd.org
Application Process
Please apply online at www.leanderisd.org
Please make sure that you attach a resume.
Additional Information
Medium 6A school
A/B Block schedule with 90 minute periods
2 teacher department
Ag truck provided
Well rounded FFA program with LDE participation, CDE participation, livestock shows, ag mechanics shows, diverse SAE projects and leadership development components. Ag Barn located near school.

Southwest High School, Southwest ISD - (Area 7)  6/15/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher                                                                  
Duty Days: 187 plus stipend
Primary Purpose& Instructional focus: Vet Tech. and/or Diesel Mechanics
Work with the Agricultural Science students, parents, community, principal, and the Director of Career and Technology Education to coordinate the Agricultural Science program and mission within the framework of the philosophy, goals, and policy established by the Board, within the statutes and standards of regulatory agencies, and in accordance with administrative regulations. 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.
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in related field
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science
Possess a valid Texas driver’s license
Driving history that will permit the operation of a school vehicle (meet transportation eligibility requirements)
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
Possess a proven leadership skill
Major Responsibilities and Duties:
Supervise Agricultural Science projects (SAEP).
Interact effectively with FFA Booster Club.
Oversee Supervised Agricultural Experience Program (SAEP), including assisting students in selecting and managing projects and supervising school farm.
Serve as advisor to local FFA chapter, including planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, cooperative, career development, and competitive activities for students at local, regional, and state level.
Contact
Ryan McElroy, Agricultural Science Teacher
210-823-1637
r.mcelroy@swisd.net
Apply at www.swisd.net

Trinity ISD - (Area 9)  6/15/2016  
Full-time agricultural science teacher in a 2 teacher department.
Position Requirements: 
Bachelor’s degree
Appropriate Certifications in Ag Science 6-12.
Strong classroom teacher
Team player
Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated knowledge and achievement in FFA
Train LDE & CDE teams, and supervise other events associated with FFA
Attend FFA conventions and camps
Salary= Trinity ISD salary scale

Timpson High School - (Area 9)  6/15/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from accredited university. Valid Texas Teacher Certification. Demonstrated competency in academic subject area assigned.
Education/Certification: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agricultural Science.
Must have CDL or be willing to obtain one.
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to train LDE and CDE Teams.
Ability to instruct students in the areas of welding, metal fabrication, Ag power systems, and Ag structures along with other courses
Be able to work with Co-Ag Teacher
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Develop and work with present teacher to run a comprehensive agricultural program that includes a variety of agricultural course offerings.  Assist students with record books, applications for awards and scholarships.  Highly energetic, dedicated, and willing to travel, facilitate leadership development activities, supervise agricultural experience projects, develop community relations and manage facilities/budget. Travel to stock shows, student leadership and judging events, and conventions.
Apply at www.timpsonisd.com
Contacts:
Ronald Lindgren – Timpson HS Principal: rlindgren@timpsonisd.com   (936) 254-3125
Kristin Powers – AST: kpowers@timpsonisd.com  (936) 558-4211

Belton ISD - (Area 8)  6/15/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Teacher
Job Description: https://skyfin.bisd.net/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsFin/rappljoblst484.w
Contact: Todd Schiller, Executive Director of HR
todd.schiller@bisd.net
Phone: 254-215-2015

James E. Taylor High School, Katy ISD - (Area 3)  6/15/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Mechanics/Agricultural Science Teacher
Salary: Katy ISD Pay Scale + Stipend
Contract:  187 Days 
Prefer candidate with experience in Agricultural Mechanics in 3 teacher department. 
Teaching Responsibilities:  The ability to teach Intro and Advanced Agricultural Mechanics for 4 periods and Advanced Animal Science for 1 period on a 7 period schedule.  This position will have access to the largest agricultural mechanics shop in the district, a large plasma cutter, and other high quality agricultural mechanic resources to build show worthy projects.  There is also a chicken incubation, hatching, and grow out facility available for use on campus for the Advanced Animal Science course.
Supervised Agricultural Experience:   May be tasked with supervising cattle for the KISD school show as well as major livestock shows.
Position Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, certified in Ag Science 6-12.
Ideal candidate must: 
* Capability to assist and supervise the creation of agricultural mechanic projects for exhibition at local and major shows.
* Possess strong classroom skills and management
* Possess excellent  organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills 
* Ability to work well existing Agricultural Science teaching team 
* Supervise cattle projects for local and major shows.
* Ability to train multiple LDE & CDE teams for a competitive district and area
Other Information:
To Apply and Questions concerning position contact 
Jerry Dean Shimek (AST) - jerrydshimek@katyisd.org
Sara Jackson (AST) – sarajackson@katyisd.org
*Make sure to fill out an application to the Katy ISD Human Resources page.  A direct link is listed here https://winocular.katyisd.org/appentry/appentry.exe *

Midway ISD - (Area 8)  6/15/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher in a 6 teacher Department
207 day Contract + stipend
Course load to fit with strengths of multi-teacher team but might include Ag Mech or Animal based courses
Position Requirements
Train Multiple LDE / CDE teams at state level
Experience in record book system
Travel to various FFA activities statewide
Supervise livestock and/or other SAE projects in a suburban area
Willing to work to continue to strengthen large successful program that covers all aspects of Texas FFA
Must be able to work well in a multi-teacher department
New trucks, trailers, new shop
Supportive administration and parent group
Contact Ashley Canuteson cte@midwayisd.org for questions
Applications can accessed:  https://midwayisd.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx

Northwest High School, Northwest ISD - (Area 5)  6/14/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher                                                                  
Duty Days: 224
Primary Purpose& Instructional focus: Horticulture & Floral Design
Work with the Agricultural Science students, parents, community, principal, and the Director of Career and Technology Education to coordinate the Agricultural Science program and mission within the framework of the philosophy, goals, and policy established by the Board, within the statutes and standards of regulatory agencies, and in accordance with administrative regulations. 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.
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in related field
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science
Possess a valid Texas driver’s license
Driving history that will permit the operation of a school vehicle (meet transportation eligibility requirements)
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
Possess a proven leadership skill
Major Responsibilities and Duties:
Supervise Agricultural Science projects (SAEP).
Coordinate assigned tasks as related to Northwest ISD Progress Show and the Northwest ISD Livestock Show
Interact effectively with FFA Booster Club.
Oversee Supervised Agricultural Experience Program (SAEP), including assisting students in selecting and managing projects and supervising school farm.
Serve as advisor to local FFA chapter, including planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, cooperative, career development, and competitive activities for students at local, regional, and state level.
Contact
CyLynn Braswell, Director for Career and Technical Education
cbraswell@nisdtx.org
Northwest ISD
 

Stephenville ISD - (Area 4)  6/14/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science 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.
Education/Certification:
Bachelor's degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate with appropriate endorsement
Valid CDL with Bus endorsement or willing to obtain
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Prefer experience in Agricultural Mechanics, possibly Horticulture
Strong Organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Possess strong classroom and lab management skills
Supervise Chicken and Rabbit SAE's for county show
Train and advise officers
Ability to train Leadership Development Events and Career Development events
Serve as FFA advisor
Assist students with record books, applications for awards and scholarships
Highly energetic, dedicated, and willing to travel
12 Month - 226 Days plus FFA, cell phone and vehicle stipends
Start Date – July 1, 2016 and would attend the FFA Convention July 11-15th
Apply at https://skyfin.sville.us/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsFin/rapplmnu03.w
Contacts:
Ryan Best, AST -  (254)459-9221, ryan.best@sville.us
Michael Rainey AST – (512)818-9113, michael.rainey@sville.us

Tarkington High School, Tarkington ISD - (Area 9)  6/14/2016  
Seeking Ag Mechanics Teacher for 2016-17 School Year 3 teacher Agricultural Science department
207 day contract
Looking for an active FFA Advisor to support CDE’s & LDE’s Ag trucks and trailers provided
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from accredited university Valid Texas teaching certificate in agriculture Ability to train a variety of LCE/CDE as well as participate in all aspects of FFA Active participation in Local & Major Livestock shows/Competitions
Teaching PAFNR and other classes to be determined
Please see the Tarkington ISD website at www.tarkingtonisd.net for applications
Celeste Brandberry – Payroll/Human Resources cbradberry@tarkingtonisd.net 281-592-8781
Daniel Barton – Principal
dbarton@tarkingtonisd.net
281-592-7739
Tarkington ISD is a rural school district located approximately 45 minutes north of Houston between Dayton, Tx and Cleveland, Tx. Tarkington ISD consists of four schools with an approximate enrollment of 1845 students.

Maypearl ISD - (Area 8)  6/14/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Required Certifications: Vocational Agriculture From Grade:9 To Grade:12
Job Description: 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.
Job 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
Duties and Responsibilities: 
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.
Accompany and supervise students at all off-campus activities including contests, workshops, and field trips associated with the agricultural science program and FFA.
Oversee process of maintaining facilities and equipment including school farm.
required.
Other Information:   
Apply to: www.teacherjobnet.org
Maypearl ISD
309 Main Street,
P.O. Box 40
Maypearl, TX 76064
972-435-1000

Bloomington ISD - (Area 10)  6/14/2016  
Bloomington, Texas
Seeking Ag Science Teacher to for a two teacher program.
Days: 226
District Salary Schedule
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree, valid teaching certificate to teach Agriculture Science Courses
Job Description:
Active FFA Advisor
Assist with an active FFA Chapter and all activities.
Possible classes taught would be Principles of AFNR, Advance Animal Science, Livestock      Production, Small Animal Science, Vet Tech, and Food Safety. 
Help supervise SAE projects throughout the year.
Train LDE & CDE teams
Strong knowledge of AET record books
Attend local and major livestock shows
Attend FFA conventions and camps
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members.
For more Information Contact:
Lina Moore
Principal
Bloomington ISD
361-333-8011
Please apply online at: 
http://www.bisd-tx.org
 Employment- Current Job Openings
Kellye Chavana
Personnel Department

Azle High School - (Area 5)  6/14/2016  
Seeking an Agriculture Science teacher for a 3 teacher department. 
Contract: 226 days
New CTE Facilities
Qualification: Bachelor Degree from accredited University
Valid Texas Teaching certification in Ag. Science
Exhibit good communication skills, be a team player, organized, create hands –on lessons and maintain classroom management. 
Major Responsibilities and Duties
Act as advisor of the Azle 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
Maintain a working relationship with community and business leaders
Assist with record books, degrees, and scholarships. 
Willingness to work extended hours & weekends (including holidays)
Additional duties as assigned.
Ag Truck and Trailers available
Apply online: www.azleisd.net
Contact: smurr@azleisd.net  CTE Director

Ropes ISD - (Area 1)  6/14/2016  
Vocational Agriculture Teaching Position
12 month contract
State Base + Stipend + Truck +Partial Insurance
Contact:  Joel Willmon
jwillmon@ropesisd.us
806-562-4031
Joel Willmon
Superintendent

Buena Vista ISD - (Area 2)  6/14/2016  

Seeking Vocational/AG Teacher
Agriscience/Agribusiness
Career Investigation and Career Connections
Trade and Technology Education
Campus Description: Small PK-12 District located in Imperial, Texas. If you like quiet, rural living, this is the place for you.
Description/Notes: Average class size of 14 students. Minimal discipline issues, great students, great staff and administration, EXCELLENT facilities.
Qualifications: Appropriate Certificate
Salary Range:$6000 above state base
Benefits: Great salary, low cost housing available, matching 3% annuity, district contributes to insurance plan.
How To Apply: Contact: Mr. Julian Castillo , Principal at 432-536-2225. Send letter of interest/resume to jcastillo@bvisd.esc18.net. Go to www.bvisd.net to access application.
OR
Mr. Mark Dominguez, Superintendent/Principal at 432-536-2225. Send letter of interest/resume to mdominguez@bvisd.esc18.net. Go to www.bvisd.net to access application.


Plains ISD - (Area 2)  6/14/2016  
Seeking Ag Teacher/ FFA Advisor
Plains ISD is searching for an Agt. Teacher/ FFA advisor. The applicant must have high morals and ethics, and willing to be part of our unique community, and be willing to continue our traditions of excellence.
The job description is large, but is financially rewarded.
The job includes:
Highly competitive state caliber LDE teams are a tradition
Willing to train judging teams and work with coaching staff and kids to ensure students can participate in as many activities as their schedule permits in a small school who participate in everything.
District and area officer training.
Possible state officer for next year.
Ability to certify welding students or willing to obtain welding certification certificate is preferred.
All livestock projects are done through Plains ISD.
Willingness to be a team player.
Classroom discipline management and shop safety is a must.
Strong ability to manage budgets of program.
Qualifications:
Appropriate certification required.
Positive attitude with strong work ethic, self-motivated, self-starter.
CDL required
Benefits:
Link on district website for teaching scale
Contract length is 11 months (207 Days)
School pickup available for school use.
Low rent, nice housing available.
$419 paid for individual towards insurance.
Excellent community support.
State of the art Ag shop.
We would like to have someone start and attend with students to the state convention. Job will remain open until filled. Interested applicants should apply on the Plains ISD district website. Please submit resume, letter of intent, and supporting documentation to:
Contact
Benjamin Taylor
btaylor@plainsisd.net
PO Box 479
Plains, TX 79355

Katy ISD- Katy High School - (Area 3)  6/14/2016  
Katy ISD- Katy High School
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Salary: Katy ISD Pay Scale + Stipend
Contract:  187 Days
Position Summary:  Full-time agricultural science teacher in a 7 teacher department.
Classes taught would be Principles of Ag. Primary responsibility would be teaching our freshman classes.
Position Requirements: 
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, Appropriate Certifications in Ag Science 6-12.
Strong classroom teacher
Team player
Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated knowledge and achievement in FFA
Train LDE & CDE teams, and supervise other events associated with FFA
Attend FFA conventions and camps
Supervise SAE projects
Other Information:
Contact person: Josh Vodehnal al 832-278-5411
To Apply: email resume to joshuavodehnal@katyisd.org


Hereford ISD - (Area 1)  6/9/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher in 2 teacher department
Extended days contract plus stipend
Ag truck provided
Qualifications:
Valid Texas certification in Agricultural Science and Technology
Driving record must satisfy district standards
Job Responsibilities:
Develop and work with present teacher to run a comprehensive agricultural program that includes a variety of agricultural course offerings.  Facilitate leadership development activities, supervise agricultural experience projects, develop community relations and manage facilities/budget. Travel to stock shows, student leadership and judging events, and conventions.
Please apply online at www.herefordisd.net

El Paso Coronado - (Area 2)  6/9/2016  
Seeking a Third Agriculture Science Teacher for Well Rounded Traditional Program
Primary Purpose
The FFA is an integral part of the instructional program and is co-curricular to all agricultural science instructional programs. The role of the teacher is to interact effectively with each component of the educational setting in order to respond to the unique needs of each student; within the framework of the philosophy and objectives established by Board policy, and consistent with requirements and standards of regulatory agencies and administrative regulations and procedures.
Qualifications
Education/Certification
Bachelor’s degree
Valid Texas Teacher Certification (per Texas Education Agency regulations for the position assigned)
Special Knowledge/Skills
Strong organizational, communication, public relations and interpersonal skills
Experience
Student teacher or approved internship experience
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Instructional Strategies
1. Develops worksite training stations to provide on-the-job experiences related to student career pathway and goals outlined in their Program of Study.
2. Serves as advisor for the local chapter.
3. Spends time in planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, and cooperative activities for students at the District, area, state, and national levels.
4. Serves as advisor to local FFA chapter, including planning and conducting leadership, citizenship, Cooperative, career development, and competitive activities for students at local, regional, and state level. Help train successful CDE and LDE teams.
5. Improves the quality of Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources education instruction, counseling, management, and leadership to produce success for all students.
6. Provides students with educational and equitable experiences leading to career preparation, continued education, and employment.
7. Oversees Supervised Agricultural Experience Program including assisting students in selecting and managing projects and supervising school farm. The instructor must supervise the livestock and crops on the 32 acre district farm. Supervise the students mechanical, crop and livestock projects.
8. Responsible for maintaining the grounds and farm facilities; not to include maintenance repairs.
249130 Agriculture/Science and Technology Education accounting effectively and on time.
Terms of Employment
 227 days; salary to be established by the Board of Trustees
For more information please contact:
Coronado High School 915-236-2000
Armando Flores aflores3@episd.org
Shiella Parr skmerrim@episd.org

Weatherford Ninth Grade Center/High School - (Area 5)  6/9/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher for 3 teacher department - Principles of Ag and Vet Med emphasis
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
Knowledge of Livestock a Plus
Duties and Responsibilities:
Classroom teacher
FFA Advisor
Supervise SAE projects
Train LDE and CDE teams
Provide for leadership development
Additional duties as assigned. 
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
How to Apply:
Apply at Weatherord ISD website

Anna ISD - (Area 5)  6/9/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science/Ag Mechanics Teacher for the 2016-2017 school year.
Three teacher department in Collin County
Outstanding facilites and equipment
District pay scale, 12 month contract, $3,500 stipend
Start date July 1st
Apply online at www.annaisd.org

Lingleville High School - (Area 4)  6/8/2016  
We are seeking an individual who will set up shop in a brand new building. One who will work hard to establish an all around program for our students.
Application
http://www.lingleville.k12.tx.us/Page/487
Contact
Curt Haley
chaley@lingleville.us
254-968-2596


Woden ISD - (Area 9)  6/8/2016  
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 the following classes. Ag Mechanics, Fabrication, Power Systems, Wildlife, Forestry, and Practicum.
District Salary Scale plus stipend
Job starts July 1, 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

Rogers High School - (Area 8)  6/7/2016  

Position Title:  Agricultural Science Teacher
Salary: Rogers ISD Pay Scale with Stipend
Position Summary:  Full-time agricultural science teacher in a 2 teacher department with an emphasis on animal science.  Possible classes taught would be Principles of AFNR, Advance Animal Science, Livestock Production, Small Animal Science, Vet Tech, and Food Safety.  Help supervise projects throughout the year.
Position Requirements: 
Bachelors degree from an accredited university
Valid Texas Teaching Certificate in Agriculture Science
Strong classroom teacher
Team player
Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated knowledge and achievement in FFA
Active FFA Advisor
Train LDE & CDE teams
Strong knowledge of AET record books
Attend local and major livestock shows
Attend FFA conventions and camps
Supervise SAE projects
Other Information:
Our school has a new ag truck with trailer, meats lab, and a shop.  Our program has strong active FFA members.  Looking for continued growth.
To Apply: 
Application are found online at Rogersisd.org
Contact:  Lee Vi Moses, Principal lmoses@rogersisd.org or Justin Smith, AST jsmith@rogersisd.org


Edna ISD - (Area 3)  6/7/2016  
Position:  Ag Teacher
Apply at www.ednaisd.org under “EMPLOYMENT” tab
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
Contact: 
Robert O’Connor – Superintendent roconnor@ednaisd.org
361.782.3573
Demetric Wells – Principal 
dwells@ednaisd.org
361.782.5255

The Colony High School, Lewisville ISD - (Area 5)  6/7/2016  
Seeking an energetic and innovative agriculture science teacher for a single teacher department in a 2nd year FFA program.
Contract:
221-day contract for the 2016-2017 School Year
Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in related field
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agriculture Science and Art (or willing to obtain immediately)
Possess a valid Texas driver’s license
Possess a proven leadership skills
Knowledge of Ag Science Curriculum and FFA Program
Classroom teaching responsibilities:
Principles of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Floral Design
Ag Mechanics and Metal Technology
Ag Facilities Design and Fabrication
Practicum in Agriculture (Ag Mech focus)
Other classes as assigned
SAE Responsibilities as assigned
Leadership and Career Development Event Responsibilities:
Have the ability and desire to train competitive LDE and CDE teams.
Other Responsibilities and Duties:
Coordinate assigned tasks as related to the Lewisville ISD Livestock Show, County show, and all major Livestock shows.
Work Cooperatively with other schools and FFA Programs in the district.
Interact effectively with FFA Booster Club.
Maintain accurate and complete records of programs and projects as required by law, District policy, or administrative regulations.
Exhibit and encourage high professional and ethical standards.
Support, communicate and interpret District goals, policies, administrative procedures, and TEA regulations to the various publics.
Professionally communicate and interpret District goals, policies, administrative procedures, and TEA regulations to the various publics.
Maintain a positive image of the school by involving community members, business and industry, and agencies in a supportive role.
Must be able to maintain emotional control under stress.
Knowledge of large and small show animals.
Ability to work indoors and outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.
Proficient at pulling livestock trailers with district ag truck.
Application is available on the Lewisville ISD website: www.lisd.net
Please forward resume and letter of interest to
Justin Gilbreath, Assistant Principal at gilbreathp@lisd.net

Giddings High School - (Area 3)  6/7/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher
Position: Agriculture Animal Science Teacher
Primary Purpose:
Direct and manage the agricultural science program for assigned campus in a two person department. 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.
Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate to teach agriculture science
Demonstrated competency in agricultural science
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science (emphasis on Animal Science)
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Knowledge of and ability to use technology
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences and projects
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience:
One year student teaching or approved internship
Apply Online:
Contact:
Chad Rood, GHS Principal
(979) 542-3351
chad.rood@giddings.txed.net

Seguin High School, Seguin ISD - (Area 7)  6/7/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher for the 2016-2017 School year
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
[Physical Education Teachers: Current automated external defibrillator (AED) certificate]
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
Experience:
One year student teaching or approved internship
If you have any question please call Nikki Bittings( Associate Principal) at 830-401-8000 Ext:20122

Winnsboro ISD - (Area 6)  6/7/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher opening for 2016-2017 school year. 
Looking for someone with advanced knowledge of agricultural mechanics and welding. 
Will also be required to train LDE, CDE teams as well as livestock projects and record books.
Qualifications: Education/Certification/License: Appropriate Valid Texas Teacher Certificate.  CDL License or willing to obtain.
Salary Range: Pay Scale Plus Extra Days (Based on program)
Complete application on Region VII ESC website
http://www.esc7.net/default.aspx?name=employment
Please send resume' to:
David Pinnell-High School Principal
dpinnell@winnsboroisd.org

Midland LEE High School - (Area 2)  6/7/2016  
Seeking Ag Science/Welding Teacher
217 Day contract + stipend
Pay scale above State Base
District Truck & Trailers
Adding 2nd position to a very active program
Must be able to work as a team member
Supportive Administration, booster club
School Farm/Greenhouse
Welding Shop & Wood shop on campus
Qualification: Bachelor Degree from accredited University
Valid Texas Teaching certification in Ag. Science
General Knowledge of Curriculum:
Ability to supervise Ag field experiences
Ability to train and assist with FFA CDE & LDE teams
Must be willing to help with AET record books.
Contact LEE Principal: Stan VanHoozer concerning position
432-689-1611 or Kim Evans, CTE Director for MISD at kim.evans@midlandisd.net
If interested, complete HR online application at www.midlandisd.net

Union Grove High School - (Area 6)  6/6/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree from accredited university. Valid Texas Teacher Certification. Demonstrated competency in academic subject area assigned.
Education/Certification: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. Experience preferred.
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agricultural Science.
Must have CDL or be willing to obtain one.
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to train LDE and CDE Teams.
Ability to instruct students in the areas of welding, metal fabrication, Ag power systems, and Ag structures along with other courses
Be able to work with Co-Ag Teacher
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience preferred
Applications can be found at www.ugisd.org
Contact: Kelly Moore – JH/HS Principal – 903-845-5506
Please mail, e-mail or fax applications:
Union Grove ISD
11220 Union Grove Rd., or PO Box 1447
Gladewater, TX 75647
e-mail: moorek@ugisd.org; fax: 903-845-6178

C.E. King High School, Sheldon ISD - (Area 3)  6/6/2016  
Seeking Secondary Agricultural Science Teacher to be part of a four teacher department, predominantly teaching Principles of Agriculture.
Days: 217
District Salary Schedule plus stipend
Sheldon ISD is located on the NE side of Houston, TX (between Humble and Crosby). We are a Small District with a Big Vision.
School Barn, Greenhouse, Large Agricultural Mechanics Shop, Ag Truck, and Trailers.
Responsibilities:
Train LDE, CDE, and Speaking Events Team.
Assist with Record Books, degrees, and scholarships.
Attend FFA Events
Must be willing to perform/participate in all necessary activities and functions to help maintain a very successful and active FFA Chapter.
Applications is available through the Sheldon ISD Website:
https://sheldontx.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=820

Louise ISD - (Area 3)  6/6/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher for 3 teacher department - Agricultural Mechanics emphasis
226 days + Stipend
Pay Grade – Negotiable with experience
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 preferred
CDL w/ passenger and school bus endorsements and Texas School Bus Driver Safety
Training (or willing to obtain)
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:  Ag. Mechanics, Fabrication & Design
Agricultural Mechanics, Welding
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Ag Mechanics including welding, etc.
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
AWS certification, and TIVA welding certification endorsements preferred.
How to Apply:
Apply at www.louiseisd.net 
Forward resume and application to dkutac@louiseisd.net and agenz@louiseisd.net 

Mount Enterprise ISD - (Area 6)  6/3/2016  
Agriculture Science opening.  One position.  Will work as a team with a second Ag teacher.
Ability to work with other faculty as a team a must
226 day contract
District pays $2100 above base, plus Ag stipend
Email resume' to:  bjordan@meisd.esc7.net or cmays@meisd.esc7.net
Or mail: 
Mount Enterprise ISD
c/o Byron Jordan or Chance Mays
301 NW 3rd street
Mt. Enterprise, TX 75681

Seven Lakes High School - (Area 3)  6/3/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Salary: Katy ISD Pay Scale + Stipend
Contract:  187 Days
Prefer candidate with Ag Mech experience in 3 teacher department.
Teaching responsibilities:  5 periods of Ag Mech on a 7 period schedule.
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

Natalia High School - (Area 7)  6/3/2016  

Seeking Agriculture Science Teacher (Updated 6/3/2016)
3-AAA High School located 20 South of San Antonio, TX on IS 35 South
Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agricultural science
Salary:
11 month contract – Minimum Salary $55,700 (O experience)
$4000.00 Ag Stipend
School vehicles provided for travel to District events
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
Specialize in Leadership Development Events
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.
Develop and implement lesson plans that fulfill the requirements of district’s curriculum program and show written evidence of preparation as required.
Prepare lessons that reflect accommodations for differences in student learning styles.
Present subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency, board policies, and administrative regulations.
Plan and use appropriate instructional and learning strategies, activities, materials, and equipment that reflect understanding of the learning styles and needs of students assigned.
Conduct assessment of student learning styles and use results to plan instructional activities.
Work cooperatively with special education teachers to modify curricula as needed for special education students according to guidelines established in Individual Education Plans (IEP).
Work with other members of staff to determine instructional goals, objectives, and methods according to district requirements.
Use technology to strengthen the teaching/learning process.
Student Growth and Development
Help students analyze and improve study methods and habits.
Conduct ongoing assessment of student achievement through formal and informal testing.
Assume responsibility for extracurricular activities as assigned. Sponsor outside activities approved by the campus principal.
Be a positive role model for students, support mission of school district.
Classroom Management and Organization
Create classroom environment conducive to learning and appropriate for the physical, social, and emotional development of students.
Manage student behavior in accordance with Student Code of Conduct and student handbook.
Accompany and supervise students at all off-campus activities including contests, workshops, and field trips associated with the agricultural science program and FFA.
Oversee process of maintaining facilities and equipment including school farm.
Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
Assist in selection of books, equipment, and other instructional materials.
Communication
Establish and maintain open communication by conducting conferences with parents, students, principals, and teachers.
Maintain a professional relationship with colleagues, students, parents, and community members.
Use effective communication skills to present information accurately and clearly.
Contact:
Patricia McMillan
Natalia ISD
PR/HR Generalist
Patricia.mcmillan@nataliaisd.net

830-663-4416 ext 6004
Please apply online at www.nataliaisd.net  “Careers” tab.


Andrews ISD - (Area 2)  6/3/2016  
Seeking to hire vocational ag teacher
Start date July 1, 2016
Salary based on experience
Contract length: 12-month / 225-days
Education/Credentials:
Bachelor’s degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate in Agriculture Science
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Ability to educate our students to achieve their personal best both academically and personally through well structured & creative learning environments.
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Strong organizational, communications, and interpersonal skills
Ability to work & communicate with community members on various community service projects.
Attend various major, regional, & local stock shows
Willingness to work extended hours & weekends (including holidays)
Additional duties as assigned.
To apply:
Applications should be submitted via Region 18 Consortium Job Opportunities (http://www.esc18.net)
For further information please contact:
Kyle Clark, Principal
kclark@andrews.esc18.net
432/523-3640 Ext 2122
Or
Diana G. Villa, Human Resource Officer
dgvilla@andrews.esc18.net
432/523-3640 Ext 1774

Moran ISD - (Area 4)  6/3/2016  
Currently accepting applications for Ag. Science Teacher for the 2016-2017 school year.
Applicants must be fully certified.
Salary will be based appropriately on an 11 month contract, experience and endorsements.
Applications are available on the school district website: www.moran.esc14.net
Please feel free to contact Danny Freeman, Superintendent via e-mail or phone for all employment details.
dfreeman@moran.esc14.net
cell (325) 660-3244
Moran ISD
P.O. Box 98
Moran, TX 76464
School Phone (325) 945- 3101
School Fax (325) 945-2741

Glasscock County ISD - (Area 2)  6/3/2016  
Glasscock County Ag. Teacher/FFA Advisor
Glasscock County ISD is searching for an Ag. Teacher/FFA advisor.  The applicant must have high morals and ethics, and willing to be part of our unique community, and be willing to continue our traditions of excellence.  The job description is large, but is financially rewarded.
The job includes:
Highly competitive state caliber LDE teams are a tradition
Highly competitive major show Ag mech. projects
Willing to train judging teams and work with coaching staff with kids from a small school who participate in everything
District and area officer training
Possible state officer for next year
Ability to certify welding students or willing to obtain welding certification certificate is preferred. 
All livestock projects are done through the 4-H program, and are not the responsibility of the Ag teacher
Willingness to be a team player with the staff of GCISD is a must
Classroom discipline management and shop safety is a must
Strong ability to manage budgets of program
Qualifications
Appropriate certification required
Positive attitude with strong work ethic, self motivated, self starter
CDL required
Benefits
State Base plus $9,500
Contract length is 12 months
School pickup available for school use
Low rent, nice housing available
100% of insurance paid
A lot of community support
State of the art Ag shop, nicest in the area, just completing a 1.2 million dollar addition and ready for the new teacher to set up.
We would like to have someone start and attend with students to state convention.  Job will remain open until filled.  Interested applicants should call Tom Weeaks at 432-354-2230 ext #4, or Wayland Pierce (Principal) at 432-354-2243.  Please submit resume, letter of intent, and supporting documentation to:
Tom Weeaks by email at tweaks@gckats.net
Glasscock County ISD
P.O. Box 9
Garden City, Tx.  79739
Attention Wayland Pierce

Somerset ISD - (Area 7)  6/3/2016  
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 required training for subject and level
assigned
Demonstrated competency in the core academic subject area assigned
Meet NCLB Highly Qualified Standards
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of core academic subject assigned
General knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience:
At least one-year student teaching or approved internship
Contact
Angela Martinez
HS Principal
angela.martinez@sisdk12.net
866-852-9858
Application online at http://sisdtx.sharpschool.com/human_resources/job_openings

BRADY ISD - (Area 7)  6/2/2016  
Accepting applications for a High School C.A.T.E. Agricultural Science teacher for the 2016-2017 school year. 
Applicant must be highly qualified and state certified for grades 6-12. 
Applicant must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the classroom and supervising stock show exhibitors. Must have experience in organizing and coaching judging teams. 
Applications will be accepted until position is filled. 
Applications may be obtained at BISD Admin. Office, 1003 West 11th, Brady, Texas  76825, web site www.bradyisd.org or applicant may call the Admin. Office 325-597-2301. 

Hawkins ISD - (Area 6)  6/2/2016  
Seeking Agriculture Science Instructor
Lead teacher in a 2 teacher department
Instruction Area: Agriculture Science and Technology
Requirements:
Bachelors Degree from an Accredited University
Valid Texas teaching certificate in agriculture
CDL preferred (will be required)
Effectively perform all duties and tasks as defined by job description and as requested by campus principal
Willingness to obtain certifications if needed
Must be willing to perform / participate in all necessary activities and functions to help maintain a very
successful and active FFA chapter
Exhibit strong work ethic, leadership, and organizational skills in classroom and in agriculture laboratory
areas
Responsibilities:
Train FFA LDE and CDE teams
Oversee competitive livestock projects for county and major shows
Supervise SAE Projects – All Livestock species
Assist students with record books and awards
Good classroom management
Attend FFA events, conventions, camps, and stock shows
Serve as a co-FFA Advisor
Co-manage the school project center
Updated shop equipment
Conditions:
12 month contract
Air conditioned Agriculture Mechanics shop and Agriculture Building
Covered Ag Pavilion
Supportive administration and booster club
Contact:
Tracy Thomas
Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent
903-769-2181
Send resume and completed application to:
Hawkins ISD
AgriScience Position
P.O. Box 1430
Hawkins, TX 75765
or email
Tracy Thomas - Administrative Assistant
tracy.thomas@hawkinsisd.org

Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco ISD - (Area 10)  6/2/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher
Primary Purpose:
Direct 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.
Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
Bachelor's degree from accredited university
Valid Texas teaching certificate
Demonstrated competency in agricultural science
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Knowledge of agricultural science and technology
Knowledge of curriculum and instruction
Ability to instruct students and manage their behavior
Ability to supervise agricultural field experiences
Ability to manage budget and personnel
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience:
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 (FF A) 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.
Accompany and supervise students at all off-campus activities including contests, workshops, and field
trips associated with the agricultural science program and FF A.
Oversee maintenance of program related facilities and equipment including school farm.
Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities.
Assist in selection of books, equipment, and other instructional materials.
Communication
Establish and maintain a professional relationship and open communication with parents, students,
colleagues, and community members.
Contact
Gracie  Pena, High  School  Secretary
(361)664-9822  Office
 

Howe ISD - (Area 5)  6/2/2016  

Seeking Secondary Agricultural Science Teacher to be part of a two teacher department, predominantly agricultural mechanics
Days: 226
District Salary Schedule plus stipend
Howe ISD is a 3A school located approximately 65 miles north of Dallas.
New Ag. Barn under construction, large agricultural mechanics shop, ag truck and trailers.
Responsibilities:
Train LDE, CDE and Speaking Event Teams.
Oversee the construction of competitive agricultural mechanics projects for county and majors shows.
Assist with record Books, degrees and scholarships.
Supervise SAE Projects – Primary species to supervise – Swine
Attend FFA events, conventions, camps and stock shows
Must be willing to perform/participate in all necessary activities and functions to help maintain a very successful and active FFA chapter.
Application is available through the region 10 teacher job network (region10.org) or through the Howe ISD website (howeisd.net).


Salado HS - (Area 8)  6/2/2016  
Seeking to hiring 3rd Ag teacher to complete a competitive & active agriculture department in a very supportive and involved community
Multi-teacher department
Start date July, 1st 2016
Salary based on experience
Contract length: 226 days plus stipend
Ag Department -  has a school truck, two livestock trailers, school farm for swine, sheep, & goats, JH & HS classroom facilities
Education/Credentials:
Must have a bachelor’s degree from accredited university
valid teaching certificate in agriculture science
Bus drivers (CDL) or willingness to obtain by August 1st 2016
Special Knowledge/Skills:
Ideal Potential courses to be taught (but not limited to) – Introduction to AG mechanics, Pre Lab (block AG Mech two hours), Wildlife, & 8th grade Exploratory AG class offered at JH.  Other potential coursers could include PAFNR, Animal science, vet Tech, or livestock.
Ability to educated our students to achieve their personal best both academically and personally through well structured & creative learning environments.
Ability to train & travel with a variety of LCDE, CDE, & SCDE as well as participate in all aspects of FFA meetings, events, & fundraisers
Ability to work & travel with students on SAE projects – ideally specializing in Ag Mechanics but could include animal species
Ability to work with students on record books & various chapter degree applications
Ability to work & travel with local, district, & area officers at their various events/meetings/camps
Ability to work & communicate with community members on various community service projects.
Attend various major, regional, & local stock shows
Willingness to work extended hours & weekends (including holidays)
To apply submit:
Online application www.saladoisd.org
Please attach resumes to the online application to:
Mr. Ross Sproul, Salado HS Principal
1880 Williams RD
Salado, TX 76571
ross.sproul@saladoisd.org
For further information please contact:
Lochie Hosch – AST
lochie.hosch@saladoisd.org
254-947-6982 = office number
972-921-4081 = cell number
Or
Tara Beaty – AST
tara.beaty@saladoisd.org
409-273-1177

Saint Jo High School - (Area 5)  5/31/2016  
Seeking a motivated individual to be our JH/HS Agriculture Science Teacher and FFA Advisor for the 2016-2017 school year. Saint Jo is a rural community with a strong agriculture foundation, located in Montague County approximately 90 miles northwest of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. We are a competitive 1-A district with exceptional students and staff. There is currently a new 8,000 sq ft agriculture facility under construction, to be finished to start the upcoming school year.
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university, valid Texas teacher certification or enrollment in a state endorsed alternative certification program, CDL or able to attain, and meet highly qualified standards.
Interested individuals should send a resume, along with references and certification information to:
Katie Morman
JH/HS Principal
katie.morman@saintjoisd.net
(940) 995-2532 - Phone
(940) 995-2087 - Fax
Timeline: Open until filled for the 2016-2017 school year
 

Cayuga ISD - (Area 8)  5/31/2016  
Seeking Agriculuture Science Teacher
12 month contract
agriculture mechanics emphasis, job may include other assigned duties
Contact Russell Holden, principal
903-928-2102 ext. 020
FAX 903-928-2646
application online at www.cayugaisd.com

Allen ISD - (Area 5)  5/31/2016  
2 Full time teaching positions available
Seeking Ag Mechanics teacher and a Floral Design teacher for a multi teacher department.
Must be fully certified in Texas to teach subject
Have CDL or willing to obtain one
Ability to train multiple LDE and CDE teams
Share responsibility for properly maintaining Ag Facility
Help advise multiple show projects
Ability to instruct students and manage behavior
Ag Truck and trailers readily available
Attend local county and some major shows,  FFA events, conventions and camps.
11 month contract with stipend.
Complete the online application at:
http://c2.allenisd.schoolwires.net/Page/211
For more information contact:
Becky Hunt
Director Career & Technical Education
Allen ISD
300 Rivercrest Blvd.
Allen, Texas 75002
Becky_Hunt@allenisd.org

Abernathy ISD - (Area 1)  5/31/2016  
Agriculture Science Teacher with an emphasis in Welding– 187 days
State of Texas Certificate
Salary – State Base +$2000.
Contact
La Don Horsford
Superintendent's Secretary
505 7th Street - Abernathy, TX  79311
806-298-4940 - Phone
806-298-2400 - Fax

Mansfield ISD - (Area 5)  5/31/2016  

Seeking Agricultural Science Teacher- Agricultural Mechanics emphasis
226 days
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


Lockhart High School - (Area 7)  5/31/2016  
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.
New building and shops opening in fall of 2016. Administration and parent support to build active agriculture mechanics program.
Apply online at LISD Job Postings.

Utopia ISD - (Area 7)  5/31/2016  
Looking for an Ag. Science teacher
12 month contract
Small, rural school with approximately 56 students in high school.  
Traditional Ag. program. 
Contact superintendent: 
John Walts 
830-279-4120
jwalts@utopiaisd.net

Longview ISD - (Area 6)  5/31/2016  
Seeking Agricultural Teacher
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.
Major Responsibilities and Duties
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
Application Deadline Until filled
Requirements: 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
Special Knowledge/Skills
Have knowledge and experience in the National FFA organization
Have knowledge and experience in floral design
Application Process: 
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
Salary: LISD Teacher Salary Schedule
Contact Name: Andrea H. Mayo, Deputy Superintendent for District
Contact Phone: (903) 381-2200
Contact Fax: (903) 381-2286
Contact Address:1301 East Young Street
Contact City: Longview

 
 
     
     
 
Contact VATAT Association    |   Members    |   Board of Directors    |   Teachers    |   Careers    |   Conference
 
     
 
614 East 12th Street
Austin, Texas 78701

Phone: (512) 472-3128
Fax: (512) 472-0555
vatat@vatat.org
Facebook  Twitter  Twitter  YouTube  Email

© 2016 VATAT. All Rights Reserved.
Website designed by: Wieghat Graphics, Inc.