Belle Glade Sun

District holding teacher hiring event for Glades-area schools

Special to The Sun

BELLE GLADE – Teachers are encouraged to register now for the School District of Palm Beach County’s hiring event for its 12 Glades-area county schools. GladesFest Teacher Job Fair will feature jobs in Belle Glade, Pahokee, South Bay, and Canal Point. Interviews will be held at the event, and job offers may be made the same day.

The district offers an annual $3,750 supplement to teachers at schools in the Glades, as well as professional development, leadership and career advancement and additional jobs to supplement income.

GladesFest Teacher Job Fair will be held at Glades Region Office, 2625 NW 16th St., Belle Glade on Friday, Dec. 9. Sign-in from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.; Welcome/Orientation from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.; browse schools from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.; and interviews from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Teachers are needed in a variety of subject areas, including Elementary Education, Reading K-12, Mathematics 6-12, English 6-12, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)/Bilingual K-12, Autism Endorsement, Exceptional Student Education (ESE) K-12, Social Science 6-12 and Speech Language Pathologists.

Candidates are encouraged to bring documents required for employment to the event.

For more information call 561-434-8430.