Job Openings

Young Scholars of Western PA Charter School (YSWPCS) invites applications from dedicated and enthusiastic educators for the following positions for the 2016-17 School Year:

Spanish Teacher (Grades 3-8)

Young Scholars is looking for a Spanish teacher for grades 3rd -8th. YSWPCS is a tuition free public charter school that opened in September 2011 in the Baldwin- Whitehall School District. YSWPCS seeks to engage students in a curriculum which fosters a global perspective and promotes appreciation and understanding of world regions, cultures, and global issues. The school curriculum includes teaching two world languages (in addition to English). The school is Kindergarten thru 8th grade.

Further information can be found on the school’s website http://www.yswpcs.org.

Desired qualifications include PA certification, enthusiasm to work in a charter school environment, and an interest/background in multiculturalism. To apply, please also forward letter of interest, resume, Pennsylvania Standard Application, three current professional letters of reference, transcripts, clearances by e-mail to hr@yswpcs.org.
Thank you.

Assistant Business Manager (part-time)

Young Scholars is looking for an Assistant Business Manager (part-time). The person will work under the Business Manager. Here is the job description.

  • Collecting, organizing and reporting student data for analysis using multiple data sources and data analysis tools.
  • Coordinating all tasks related to State-Required PIMS Reporting.
  • Supervising and evaluating all non-instructional classified staff at the site.
  • Supervising the enrollment, transfer, discharge, and readmission process for students and the preparation of related records and files.
  • Assist in the compiling of data from a wide variety of sources (e.g. staff, public agencies, school districts, etc.) for the purpose of analyzing issues, ensuring compliance with organization policies and procedures, and/or monitoring program components.
  • Assists in the analyzes a variety of financial information (e.g. budget variances, cost projections, etc.) for the purpose of providing direction and support, making recommendations, maximizing use of funds, and/or ensuring overall operations are within budget.
  • Assist in the response to a wide variety of inquiries of staff, district personnel, other professional organizations, etc. (e.g. accounting guidelines, expenditure status, grant guidelines, etc.) for the purpose of resolving problems, providing information and/or referring to appropriate personnel.
  • Assists in managing assigned program and/or departmental responsibilities (e.g. functions and management of financial matters, and food services) for the purpose of achieving organizational objectives, and ensuring compliance with legal, financial and District requirements.

YSWPCS is a tuition free public charter school that opened in September 2011 in the Baldwin- Whitehall School District. YSWPCS seeks to engage students in a curriculum which fosters a global perspective and promotes appreciation and understanding of world regions, cultures, and global issues. The school curriculum includes teaching two world languages (in addition to English). The school is Kindergarten thru 8th grade.

Further information can be found on the school’s website http://www.yswpcs.org.

To apply, please also forward letter of interest, resume, Pennsylvania Standard Application, three current professional letters of reference, transcripts, clearances by e-mail to hr@yswpcs.org.
Thank you.

Reading Specialist/Building Substitute

Young Scholars is looking for a Reading Specialist (long term sub for 3 months) then the person will be the building substitute for the rest of the school year.If there is no missing staff then the person will support the general ed classes. YSWPCS is a tuition free public charter school that opened in September 2011 in the Baldwin- Whitehall School District. YSWPCS seeks to engage students in a curriculum which fosters a global perspective and promotes appreciation and understanding of world regions, cultures, and global issues. The school curriculum includes teaching two world languages (in addition to English). The school is Kindergarten thru 8th grade.

Further information can be found on the school’s website http://www.yswpcs.org.

Desired qualifications include PA certification, enthusiasm to work in a charter school environment, and an interest/background in multiculturalism. To apply, please also forward letter of interest, resume, Pennsylvania Standard Application, three current professional letters of reference, transcripts, clearances by e-mail to hr@yswpcs.org.
Thank you.

Building Substitute/ Daily Substitute / Teacher Aide/ Bus Aide

Young Scholars is looking for a candidate that will help with K-8 grades to help with classroom teachers also someone who can help with buses and work as an aide. YSWPCS also needs a daily substitute teacher to help with coverages. Rate for the daily substitute is $147. YSWPCS is a tuition free public charter school that opened in September 2011 in the Baldwin- Whitehall School District. YSWPCS seeks to engage students in a curriculum which fosters a global perspective and promotes appreciation and understanding of world regions, cultures, and global issues. The school curriculum includes teaching two world languages (in addition to English). The school is Kindergarten thru 8th grade.

Further information can be found on the school’s website http://www.yswpcs.org.

Desired qualifications include PA certification, enthusiasm to work in a charter school environment, and an interest/background in multiculturalism. To apply, please also forward letter of interest, resume, Pennsylvania Standard Application, three current professional letters of reference, transcripts, clearances by e-mail to hr@yswpcs.org.
Thank you.