Job Postings

This page is intended for COE alumni and current students. We receive weekly notifications of open positions in and around Pennsylvania in the fields of education and human services that we share on this site. If you have questions about specific positions you should reach out to the contact listed in the position description or web link.

These listings are posted most recent to least.

Our company is looking for an enthusiastic individual to work one on one with a child diagnosed with ASD in a home & community setting. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively apply the principles of ABA to teach academic skills, collect and record data. The candidate must be self motivated, able to follow IEP goals, SDI's, and provide progress reports. 

• Minimum 1 year of experience working with individuals with Autism using principles of ABA, or in current educational field/study.
• Patient, caring, dedicated, motivated, creative and enthusiastic in instruction.
• Preferred but not required -Current RBT credential, or currently enrolled in either an RBT or graduate level ABA program
• Ability to follow the learner's motivation to keep student engaged, and learning
• Current clearances (FBI, PA Criminal, and Child Abuse)
• Must be dependable, on time, use time wisely.

Additional information
• 15 hours per week, M-F 1:00-4:00
• Up to $30/hr. depending on experience

CONTACT: or 215-651-2713

Posted: 02/14/2018

See attached flyer

Posted: 01/26/2018

We’re recruiting a postdoctoral research fellow to work with Dr. Laura Shapiro (Aston University), Dr. Jessie Ricketts (Royal Holloway, University of London) and Professor Adrian Burgess (Aston University) on a Nuffield Foundation funded project to examine how reading ability and reading practice influence vocabulary growth. They will be based at Aston University (Birmingham, UK) and would need to be willing to travel to Royal Holloway, University of London, for team meetings.

The successful applicant will help to train and supervise a team of Research Assistants in collecting data from children participating in the Aston Literacy Project (a large longitudinal study of reading from school-entry) during the transition to secondary school. They will also help to train and supervise Research Assistants in conducting an intervention study to test ways to increase the amount of reading children do.

Deadline: Friday 5th January

Details here:

Please contact us informally if you’re interested/ have questions: ,

Category: Higher Education Faculty
Posted: 12/07/2017
Posted: 12/04/2017

Location: Northampton Area Middle School

Position Title: Anticipated LTS Special Education Teacher

Valid PA Certification in Special Education required.
Highly Qualified in English and Mathematics preferred.
Acts 34, 151 & 114 FBI clearances dated within the past 12 months.
Act 168 Disclosure

Anticipated LTS Special Education Teacher position available at the Middle School.  Position effective on or about 11/21/17,  for the remainder of the 2017-2018 school year; no benefits.  

Application Procedure:

Submit letter of interest, state standard application, resume, copies of PA certificate, clearances, Act 168 Disclosure and any other credentials to:

Personnel Office
Northampton Area School District
2014 Laubach Avenue
Northampton PA 18067


Any interested students can also contact me.


I appreciate your assistance.


Thank you,



Patrice M. Turner


Northampton Area Middle School

1617 Laubach Avenue

Northampton,  PA  18067


Category: Middle School Teaching
Posted: 12/04/2017

ASD will be opening an Elementary Newcomer Academy in January. Currently we are looking for teacher candidates with the following certifications:

  • Elementary Ed & ESL
  • Spanish K-12 & ESL
  • Special Ed & ESL

Bilingual candidates are preferred.

Katie Gill

Director of ESOL & World Languages

Newcomer Academy Principal

31 S. Penn Street

Allentown, Pa. 18105


Category: Elementary School Teaching
Posted: 11/21/2017
Category: Administration - K-12 Schools, Category: Counseling psychology
Posted: 11/06/2017
Category: Administration - Higher Education
Posted: 11/02/2017
Category: Administration - K-12 Schools
Posted: 10/20/2017
Category: Administration - K-12 Schools
Posted: 10/20/2017