Employment Opportunities and Volunteer Opportunities ( see bottom of page)
 (Last Updated 5/11/2015) 




  • Art K-12
  • English 7-12
  • Elementary Education Grades K-6
  • Special Education 7-12
  • LTS; Family & Consumer Sciences K-12



Requires appropriate teaching certificate from PA Dept. of Ed. and all other qualifications listed in the job description. All applicants should submit: 1) PA Standard Teaching Application,  2) Praxis test scores, 3) at least three letters of recommendation, 4) official college grade transcripts from all degrees, 5) a copy of PA teaching certificate when received,  6) a resume,  7) criminal history clearance,  8) child abuse clearance, and 9) FBI clearance, 10) Mandated Reporter Training Certificate, 11) Act 168 Sexual Misconduct Form(s).  All requested materials must be received by 4/10/15 to be considered for employment.  Download application materials below or call 814-695-5585. 




Human Resources Office

Hollidaysburg Area School District

405 Clark Street

Hollidaysburg, PA  16648

phone: 814-695-5585

                                                                                    fax: 814-695-2315 


  •  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 download Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Form - Act 168  (Submit a blank form with complete addresses - HASD will send the form to your current/former employers).

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) ph. 814-695-5585; fax 814-695-2315 concerning employment questions.


 Support Staff Openings  Updated 4/29/14
  • 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.  We also have openings for substitutes to work in the cafeteria (flexible work hours) at the rate of $8.25/hr.  Complete and return application materials below.


Downloads For Support Staff:

Last Modified on May 12, 2015