Standard Application (for all positions):
To be considered for any position, all applicants must provide the following:
· A current resume and a cover letter.
· Three letters of reference.
· Current clearances as described below.
The Westmoreland Intermediate Unit is an educational agency and requires ALL applicants to present current Act 151 (Child Abuse History) and Act 34 (PA Criminal History) clearances prior to an interview. Upon hire, a current Act 114 (FBI Criminal History Report) clearance is also required. Clearances are considered current if they are dated within one year of the current date.
In addition to the standard application requirements, all applicants applying for a teaching position must:
· Register on PA-Educator.net, providing the following:
o A copy of your certificate from the Pennsylvania Department of Education or a letter indicating your eligibility.
o A completed PDE-353A form.
o A copy of your transcripts, NTE and Praxis. (QPA of at least 3.0.)
In addition to the standard application requirements, all applicants applying for a classroom assistant position must provide a copy of your paraprofessional highly qualified status from the Pennsylvania Department of Education.