Employment

Available positions will be posted on this web page by the Dauphin County Technical School business office and job queries should be directed to that office.

The Dauphin County Technical School is an equal opportunity education institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or handicap in its activities, programs, or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504. For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures, contact our Title IX Coordinator or Section 504 Coordinator at 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109 (717) 652-3170.


Current Openings

 

Professional Staff

Social Worker (starting August 14, 2018) - applicants must have a PA social worker certificate. The successful applicant will have experience helping students with diverse needs succeed academically, socially, and emotionally through individual and/or group counseling. Experience networking with agencies and working with families around homelessness, medical access, and mental health services is also required. Applicant must have three years’ experience working in the field of social work and knowledge of the State requirements in special education. Familiarity with career and technical education a plus. Competitive salary & benefits package are available. Please address a letter of interest to David Wright, Principal, along with a resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, current ACT 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and three letters of recommendation. Entire package should be sent to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is May 18, 2018. EOE

Technology Education Teacher (starting August 14, 2018) - applicants must have a PA teaching certificate. Applicant must have three years’ experience working in a related field of engineering. The successful candidate must have experience using CAD software and have experience in blueprint reading. Experience with a career and technical school a plus. Competitive salary & benefits package are available. Please address a letter of interest to Sandy Traynor, Assistant Director, along with a resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, current ACT 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and three letters of recommendation. Entire package should be sent to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is May 18, 2018. EOE

Learning Support Science Teacher (starting August 14, 2018 and anticipating a second position also starting August 14, 2018) - applicants must have a PA certification in special education (N-12 or 9-12). Dual certification in General Science, Earth Science, or Biology a plus. Competitive salary & benefits package are available. Please address a letter of interest to Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, along with a resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, current ACT 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and three letters of recommendation. Entire package should be sent to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is May 18, 2018. EOE

Learning Support Math Teacher (starting August 14, 2018) - applicants must have a PA certification in special education (N-12 or 9-12). Dual certification in secondary math a plus. Competitive salary & benefits package are available. Please address a letter of interest to Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, along with a resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, current ACT 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and three letters of recommendation. Entire package should be sent to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is May 18, 2018. EOE

Learning Support English Teacher (starting August 14, 2018) - applicants must have a PA certification in special education (N-12 or 9-12). Competitive salary & benefits package are available. Please address a letter of interest to Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, along with a resume, the Standard Application for Teaching Positions in Pennsylvania Public Schools, copy of PDE certification, copies of undergraduate/graduate transcripts, current ACT 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and three letters of recommendation. Entire package should be sent to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is May 18, 2018. EOE

Long-term Physical Education Substitute for 9th - 12th grade (from August 14, 2018 to January 15, 2019) - applicants must have PA teaching certificate. Competitive salary & benefits package are available. Address a letter interest to Mr. David Wright, Principal, along with a resume, current ACT 34, 114 and 151 clearances, and the names of three current references. Entire package should be sent to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Deadline for applications is 05/18/18. EOE

Support Staff

Para Educator - (starting immediately) - Position includes assisting students in their career and technical program, maintaining program structure, assisting the instructor, and organizing student paperwork. Position is 189 days. Starting salary is $12.50 per hour plus single benefits. Please address a letter of interest to Jan Zeager, Special Education Director, along with a resume, DCTS application, current ACT 34, 114 and 151 clearances, and three current letters of reference. Please send entire package to Linda Hammaker, Administrative Assistant, Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109.  Deadline for applications is until filled.  EOE

Substitute Cafeteria Worker - The Dauphin County Technical School invites applications for a substitute cafeteria worker.  Salary is $11.00 per hour.  Mrs. Denise Green, Cafeteria Manager, can be reached at (717) 652-3170 ext. 7451 for any questions.  Applications are available at Dauphin County Technical School, 6001 Locust Lane, Harrisburg, PA 17109.  EOE


Administrative Staff 

No positions at this time.

Evening Instructors 

No positions at this time.

Substitute Teachers 

DCTS is always looking for certified teachers for day to day and long term substitute positions. Please contact Source4 Teachers at (877) 983-2244 or www.source4teachers.com for information. 

How to Apply

Professional Staff Positions

Please submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Letter of Interest
  • PA Standard Teaching Application
  • Copy of Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate
  • Copy of Transcripts
  • References (3)
  • Copy of the following clearances:
    • Act 34 -PA State Police Request for Criminal Recor
    • Act 114 -Federal Bureau of Investigation Background
    • Act 151 -PA Child Abuse History Clearance

Support Staff Positions 

Please submit the following:

 

Administrative Staff Positions

Please submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Letter of Interest
  • PA Standard Teaching Application
  • Copy of Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate or appropriate credentials
  • Copy of Transcripts
  • References (3)
  • Copy of the following clearances:
    • Act 34 -PA State Police Request for Criminal Recor
    • Act 114 -Federal Bureau of Investigation Background
    • Act 151 -PA Child Abuse History Clearance
 

Mail your completed application packet to:

Administrative Director's Office
Dauphin County Technical School
6001 Locust Lane
Harrisburg, PA 17109