Employment Opportunities

Administrative Vacancies


    Position:  Permanent 12-month contract position; Available December 4, 2018  

    Location:  Tyrone Area Elementary School 

    Enrollment: Approximately 800 Students Grades Pre K to fourth grade 

    Requirements:  A valid Pennsylvania K-12 Principal Certificate with a minimum of 5 years of successful instructional experience, or equivalent successful administrative experience.  Knowledge of curriculum, assessment and Pennsylvania Core Standards; working knowledge and application of the Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) framework; diverse technology background; child centered; self-motivated; strong interpersonal skills and budgetary preparation.   Early Childhood and prior Administrative experience preferred.

    Description:  As the instructional leader of the school, the principal shall provide effective leadership for the continuous evaluation, development and improvement of the elementary educational program, consistent with the district’s philosophy, mission, and vision. The principal should be familiar with the community culture and ultimately be able to effectively work with staff, students, parents and community members.  Salary regionally competitive.

    Application Procedure:  Send letter of interest; application; resume; certification, official transcripts; Act 24/82 Provision of Hire, Acts 34, 114 and 151 clearances; and a minimum of three current letters of recommendation to Ms. Cathy L. Harlow, Superintendent of Schools, Tyrone Area School District, 701 Clay Avenue, Tyrone, PA 16686.  Deadline for receipt of application is Thursday, December 6, 2018.  

    Elementary Principal Application

    Elementary Principal Duties and Responsibilities

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Professional Vacancies


    We are contracting our substitute management and recruiting responsibilities to Substitute Teacher Service (STS).  For more information contact Alexis Knapik-Buckley at 1-800-357-7827 or a.knapik@thesubservice.com.    

    If you currently hold a Bachelor’s Degree and are interested in day to day substituting, contact one of the following:

    Substitute Teacher Service - Go to www.thesubservice.com, click on Job Postings.  Scroll down and click on PA Certified Substitute Teachers and select Not Certified?  Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Guest Teacher Step by Step Guide.  The guide explains the process and instructions for substituting.

    Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8 - Contact Karen Makin, Supervisor, Human Resources, at kmakin@iu08.org or 814-940-0223, extension 1316.  The address is 4500 6th Avenue, Altoona, PA 16602. Click here for more information.

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Contractor Vacancies

  • Raystown Transit Service 

    Raystown Transit Service is looking for School Bus Drivers for the Tyrone Area School District. This is the perfect job for stay at home parents and retired persons. Raystown will train qualified individuals. If interested, please call 814-201-2120 or stop by the Bellwood Bus Garage at 2957 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd, Altoona. An Equal Opportunity Employer
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  • It is the policy of the Tyrone Area School District not to discriminate on the basis of gender, handicap, race and national origin in its educational and vocational programs, activities, or employment as required by Title IX, Section 504, and Title VI. Please direct questions about this policy to Cathy Harlow , Superintendent of Schools, at 814.684.0710 Ext. 4123.”