EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

Life Skills Teacher

Date:  May 24, 2024

Position Title:  Life Skills Teacher

Length of Work Year:  10 months

Position Summary

Provide special education students with learning activities and experiences designed to help them fulfill their potential for intellectual, emotional, physical, and social growth. Develop or modify curricula and prepare lessons and other instructional materials to student ability levels. Work in self-contained, team, departmental, or itinerant capacity as assigned.

Education/Certification/License: 

  • 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

Experience: 

  • One year student teaching or approved internship

Special Knowledge/Skills:  

  • Knowledge of special needs of students in assigned area

  • Knowledge of Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) Committee process and Individual Education Plan (IEP) goal setting process and implementation

  • General knowledge of curriculum and instruction

Contact:

Thomas Copeland - copelandt@harmonyisd.net - 903.725.5485 ext. 401

You may mail/hand Deliver your completed application to:

Harmony ISD Administration Office
9788 State Hwy 154 West
Big Sandy, TX 75755
Phone: 903.725.5492
Fax: 903.725.6737

Junior High School English

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

  • Valid Texas Teacher Certification appropriate for area assigned

Special Knowledge/Skills

  • Knowledge of curriculum, design and implementation

  • Knowledge of state curriculum and assessments

  • Ability to interpret data and evaluate instruction programs

  • Ability to develop and deliver training to adult learners

  • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Contact:

Thomas Copeland - copelandt@harmonyisd.net - 903.725.5495 ext. 401

You may mail/hand Deliver your completed application to:

Harmony ISD Administration Office
9788 State Hwy 154 West
Big Sandy, TX 75755
Phone: 903.725.5492
Fax: 903.725.6737

9-12 Agricultural Science Teacher / FFA Sponsor

Provide students with appropriate learning activities and experiences in the agricultural science academic subject area. Motivate and instruct students for success on industry based certification tests depending on the assigned teaching area. Teaching area will be based on departmental teacher strengths. 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Agricultural Science Subject Area Preferred)

  • Valid Texas Teaching Certificate (Agricultural Science Preferred)

Classroom Responsibilities:

1)Prioritize classroom learning and preparing students for post secondary education or the industry they choose.

2) Develop engaging lessons and activities that support mastery of the subject area TEKS.

3) Follow procedures for purchasing and budget accounts to order supplies and materials.

4) Organize and plan appropriately to teach all required material for the school year.

FFA Advisor Responsibilities:

1) Be a team player with solid communication skills to work with students, teachers, and administrators on multiple campuses and in multiple activities. 

2)Train Leadership Development, Career Development, and Speaking Development Events

3) Supervises SAE’s throughout the school year. SAE projects will be divided based on strengths of individual teachers in the department.

4) Work closely with the FFA officer team to develop a community based program of activities. 

5)Actively participate on the county livestock show committee. 

Contact:
Lonnie Henry - henryl@harmonyisd.net - 903.725.5495 ext. 501

You may mail/hand Deliver your completed application to:

Harmony ISD Administration Office

9788 State Hwy 154 West

Big Sandy, TX 75755

Phone: 903.725.5492

Fax: 903.725.6737

TRANSPORTATION

BUS Driver

Qualifications: Class B CDL preferred but not mandatory

Contact: Mail/Hand Deliver your completed application to:
Harmony ISD Administration Office
9788 State Hwy 154 West
Big Sandy, TX

75755
Phone: 903.725.5492
Fax: 903.725.6737
or contact Teresa Bradshaw 903 725-5492 EXT. 607

MAINTENANCE & CUSTODIAL

CAFETERIA

ADMINISTRATION

PARAPROFESSIONAL

Special Education (24-25 School Year)

Support the district’s 6-8 Instructional programs to ensure academic improvement and student success. The focus of the position is on Instructional interventions for struggling students and teacher support.

Qualifications:

• High school diploma or hold a General Educational Development (GED) certificate

• Have met formal academic assessment, associate’s degree, or two years of study at an institution of higher learning*

• Valid Texas educational aide certificate

• Ability to assist in instructing reading, writing, and mathematics

• Ability to work well with children

• Ability to communicate effectively

Contact:

Thomas Copeland

copelandt@harmonyisd.net

903 725-5485 ext. 501

You may mail/hand Deliver your completed application to:

Harmony ISD Administration Office
9788 State Hwy 154 West
Big Sandy, TX 75755
Phone: 903.725.5492
Fax: 903.725.6737