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 (Last Updated 3/3/2015) 


Majorette/Band Front Advisor Junior High

Interested individuals who would like to apply for the position of Majorette/Band Front Advisor for Junior High should submit the application materials listed below and should list any experience they have directing students with this type of activity.    All applicants must have criminal history, child abuse, and FBI clearances; all applicants must submit Act 168 (Pass the Trash) forms for every previous and current employer where they have had contact with children; and the successful applicant will be required to complete a 3 hour training program in the detection of Child Abuse (Act 126).  Application deadline is Monday, 3/2/15.


 Regular or Long Term Sub Teaching positions for 14/15 school year:
Long-Term Substitute Social Studies Teacher (approx. 3/23/15 - 5/4/15):
Applications are currently being accepted for a Long-Term Substitute Social Studies Teacher for the Senior High School.  Dates for the assignment are approximately 3/23/15 to approximately 5/4/15.  Must hold PDE Certification in Social Studies 7-12.  Please submit the following items 1) Resume, 2) Standard PA Application, 3) 3 letters of recommendation; 4) Teaching Certificate (PA), 5) Praxis Test Scores, 6) Child Abuse, Criminal Background, and FBI Clearances, 7) Act 168 Sexual Misconduct/Disclosure Release form.  Please contact the Human Resources Office at 814-695-5585 for additional information on this long-term assignment.  Application Deadline is 3/2/2015  (Posted 2/11/15)

  •  Day to day substitutes - Rate of pay for paraprofessionals is $9.25/hr and $85 per day for teachers.  Submit all application materials under downloads for either support staff or teachers as listed below.
    Anyone who holds a Bachelor's degree and meets all of the required criminal background clearances and job description requirements can be employed as a day-to-day substitute teacher and receive the salary of $85 per day.  Working hours are flexible - subs decide if they can accept assignments and can specify a preference for building location.  Hollidaysburg Area School District hires teacher subs through the Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8 Training Program.  Click the link to get more information on the program.

 Downloads For Substitute Teachers:

  Download the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools

 Adobe Acrobat Reader File Download:

Download Hollidaysburg Area School District Reference Request

Click here to access the Child Abuse Clearance Instructions and Form

 Click here to access Criminal History Clearance Form (PDF)   

Click here for instructions on completing the Criminal Background Clearance Form 

Click here to complete a Criminal History Clearance using a credit card

Click here to schedule FBI Fingerprints with Cogent Systems

 The procedure for obtaining the FBI clearance (Click here).

  Download the Reference Request. Send this form along with the 11 requested application materials (see Employment) to:

 Hollidaysburg Area School District
Human Resources Department
405 Clark Street
Hollidaysburg PA 16648

Contact Dwight Straesser (Dwight_Straesser@tigerwires.com) 814-695-5585 concerning employment questions.


 Support Staff Openings  Updated 3/20/14
  • Substitute Special Ed Paraprofessionals  

Immediate openings for individuals to work assisting the classroom teacher as a paraprofessional.  Must be willing to work with special needs students.  Our substitute pay rate is $9.25/hr.  Must be proficient in high school reading and math.  Requires child abuse, criminal history, and FBI clearances, and must meet all other qualifications as listed in the job description.  Call 814-695-5585 for an application or download General Application and Secretary/Paraprofessional Supplement from our website below.    All requested materials must be received to be considered for employment.


  • Support Staff Substitutes Secretary/Paraprofessional, and Custodian. Secretarial substitutes should have computer skills with Microsoft Office Software; Paraprofessionals must be willing to work with specials needs students and assist with activities of daily living; Custodians should have experience with cleaning products. Substitutes are called as needed - hours are flexible. The current rate of pay for support staff substitutes is $9.25/hr.


Downloads For Support Staff:

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