Requirements to be an Occupation Based Teacher:
- Applicant must be a US Citizen with a high school diploma or GED.
- Four (4) years of successful and appropriate occupational experience in the teaching area. A maximum of one (1) year of the required work experience may be satisfied by completion of an accredited occupational preparation program for the occupation to be taught; and,
- At least two (2) years of the occupational experience completed within the last five (5) years.
- Hold a professional certification listed under code 210221: https://applications.education.ky.gov/SCCD/Home/Index
- Meet Occupation-based teaching requirements (see attached Occ Based CTE Requirements and Hiring Procedures document)
See: 16 KAR 2:020 Occupation-based career and technical education certification
- Issuance of one year Provisional Certificate; completion of three (3) semester hours of credit in the occupational area OR successfully completing the New Teacher Institute (NTI)
- Certification for teaching Vocational Education specialization in: Engineering related courses.
Additional training may be required.
NOTE: Interested candidates must complete both the JCPS employment application AND the attached "CA-3 form.fill-in 3" document. Candidates should provide detailed information regarding all relevant experience and job tasks on this document, as it will be used to determine whether candidates meet the minimum requirements for the position and will be a factor in determining eligibility for experience credit. Candidates may use as many copies of the document as needed to capture all relevant experience.
*Information you enter in the Experience section of the online application will be used to verify your qualifications for this position. Information should be entered accurately and completely.
*Falsification of an employment application is grounds for exclusion from consideration and/or termination.