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Alternative Education/Emotional Support Teachers and Specialists 
Location: To be determined
Program: Early Childhood & Student Services
Qualifications:
Teaching certificate required for the teacher positions and Bachelorís degree or
teaching certificate required for the specialist positions.  Desired qualifications include
experience working with children and youth who have emotional, learning and social
issues; knowledge of and skills in behavior management; and the ability to engage in
safety care techniques.
Description: Berks County Intermediate Unit is seeking applicants to serve as teachers and specialists to provide instruction to secondary, at risk, non-traditional students in an alternative education/emotional support program.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 2014-2015 school year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: To be determined
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call (610) 987-8425. EOE

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Bilingual Secretary 
Location: Main Office (Muhlenberg)
Program: Early Intervention
Qualifications:
Ability to speak and write both English and Spanish required. High school diploma with
at least 3 years previous secretarial experience, experience with general office duties,
excellent communication and computer skills including database required.
Description: Berks County Intermediate Unit Early Intervention program has a position available to assist the administrative team members to execute responsibilities by efficiently and competently fulfilling designated performance responsibilities to advance program and BCIU operations.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 12 months/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: Entry $13.78/hr.
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Bus Drivers *Training to become a school bus driver is provided at no cost* 
Location: Berks County Intermediate Unit, Reading
Program: Transportation
Qualifications:
A.  Eligible for valid PA Commercial Driver's License with proper endorsements.
B.  Attain or hold current, valid Red Cross First Aid and CPR Certificates.
C.  Attain School Bus Driver Physical Exam.
D.  Ability to identify geographic areas as required.
E.  Negative drug/alcohol screenings.
F.  High School Diploma or GED preferred.
G.  Recognize and respect confidentiality of information.
H.  Ability to work in harmony with students, parents, maintenance personnel, drivers,
     and school officials.
I.   Capability to deal with physical and behavioral characteristics of all students 
     including students with disabilities.
J.   Ability to work a flexible schedule.
K.  Ability to communicate effectively with staff, students and families.
L.  Must be at least twenty-one years of age.
M.  Must have two (2) years of driving experience.
N.  Some heavy lifting - up to 50 pounds. 
O.  Frequent carrying - up to 50 pounds.


*BCIU Child Care available at a significantly reduced rate*
*Eligible to purchase medical, prescription, dental, and vision coverage*
*$765 Perfect Attendance Incentive available*
*$125 Holiday Stipend*
Description: Render safe, timely, and cost efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit including Conrad Weiser Area, Muhlenberg, Reading, and Tulpehocken Area School Districts.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 20-25 hours/week, 10 months/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: Up to $14.65/hour
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: 12th & Marion
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 7-8:45 a.m. & 3-5 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hr.
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: 16th & Haak School Age
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 7-8:45 a.m. & 3-5 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hour
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: BCIU Education Centre School Age
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 7-8:30 a.m. & 3:15-5:30 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hr.
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: 16th & Haak School Age
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 6-8:45 a.m. & 3-5:30 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hr.
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: Schuylkill Valley School Age
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 2:30-6 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hr.
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: BCIU Education Centre Preschool 1
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 12-5:30 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hr.
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: BCIU Education Centre Preschool 3
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 12-5:30 p.m., 12 months/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hour
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: BCIU Learning Center at Lower Alsace -Toddler Room
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 12:15-6 p.m., 12 months/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hour
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Child Care Paraprofessional 
Location: Schuylkill Valley School Age
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
HS Diploma/GED + 15 credit hrs. in Ed/Human Svcs. field & 1 yr. work exp. related to
care of children OR HS diploma/GED & 2 years child care exp. required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum, and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 6-8:45 a.m. & 3:15-6 p.m.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.55/hour
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Early Intervention Paraprofessional 
Location: To be determined
Program: Early Childhood & Student Services
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: Chapter 14 requirements for paraprofessionals through: completion of at
least two (2) years of postsecondary study; Associate Degree; (CDA); approved
alternative standard of quality through the Bureau of EI Services in (OCDEL); or\
Complete and pass the Pennsylvania Special Education Paraeducator Credential of
Competency offered through (PaTTAN) or BCIU.
Description: Berks County Intermediate Unit has a position available to assist Professional Staff in implementing Individualized Education Plans and help in the maintenance of Early Care and Education environments that respond to the needs of the individual child.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 4 days/wk, 28 hrs/wk, stretch calendar
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: up to $10.90/hour
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Educational Interpreters (sign language) 
Location: To be determined
Program: Early Childhood & Student Services
Qualifications:
Associates degree, graduation from interpreter training program or equivalent
experience & National RID certification preferred.  EIPA passing score required.
Description: Facilitate communication between students who are hearing impaired and their teachers, hearing peers, and other school personnel.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 7:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m., 10 months/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: Per AFSCME scale
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Family Engagement Worker 
Location: Main Office
Program: Head Start
Qualifications:
An Associate Degree in Social Services is preferred, High school diploma/GED and
prior exp. /training in Social Services field required. Bilingual/Spanish speaking
preferred. Must possess a current Pennsylvania driverís license and have the ability to
provide their own transportation.
Description: Berks County IU Head Start Program has a full-time position available to assist in assessing the needs of program participants while maintaining ongoing contact with enrolled families, make appropriate referrals to community resources and provide follow-up as needed; assist with the implementation of parent involvement activities and encourage parent participation; assist with the implementation of the health/nutrition service area.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.,35 hrs./wk.214 days/yr
Start Date: To be determined
Salary: $11.93/hr.
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Head Start Floating Teacher 
Location: BCIU Head Start Sites
Program: Head Start
Qualifications:
Associateís in Early Childhood required.
Description: Berks County Intermediate Unit Head Start Program, a county-wide program serving children ages three to five, has a full-time position available (to rotate among all centers) to plan for and implement the curriculum and all other aspects of a comprehensive child development program for preschool children.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 30 hours/week, 176 days/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $16.70/hr.
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Occupational Therapist 
Location: Locations to be determined
Program: Early Intervention
Qualifications:
PA license required. Experience w/preschool populations in evaluation and intervention
and knowledge of and experience with sensory integration strategies and autism
spectrum disorders preferred.
Description: Berks County Intermediate Unit has OTR/L positions available in the Preschool Early Intervention Program to work with children as they access their educational programs through integrated and direct therapy models.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, stretch calendar
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: Per BCIUEA Scale
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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PA Key Communications Specialist for Professional Development & Technical Assistance 
Location: Harrisburg
Program: Professional Development & Curriculum
Qualifications:
Bachelorís Degree in Communication, Marketing, Public Relations or related field
required; five yearsí experience in communications or marketing preferred.
Description: The Berks County Intermediate Unit and the PA Key are seeking an individual with demonstrated ability to design and implement a statewide communication plan. In addition, the successful candidate will have experience in developing and presenting workshops and presentations, preparing website content, creating brochures, reports, newsletters and other promotional materials and content. Exceptional writing and organizational skills and ability to work effectively with a diverse population of internal and external clients are necessary.
Terms of Employment: 37.5 hours/week, 12 months/year
Start Date: To be determined
Salary: To be determined
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume to Kelly Hollenbach, BCIU, 1111 Commons Blvd., P.O. Box 16050, Reading, PA 19612-6050 or email to kelhol@berksiu.org. EOE

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PA Key Pre-School Program Specialist 
Location: East/Northeast PA
Program: Professional Development & Curriculum
Qualifications:
	Masterís degree in early education, child development or administration and a PQAS
certificate preferred. Minimum of 5 years of high level work in the field of early learning
with experience in partnership work and administration.  Position is home office based in
East/Northeast PA with travel within Potter, Tioga, Bradford, Susquehanna, Lycoming,
Sullivan and Wyoming Counties with periodic overnight travel to Harrisburg.
Description: The BCIU and PA Key are seeking a dynamic individual with experience in providing monitoring and technical assistance to PA Pre-K Counts and Head Start State Supplemental Assistance programs in a variety of early learning settings in Northeastern PA including Head Start agencies, School Districts and Child Care programs. This position requires strong computer skills and an ability to work with an online ECE reporting system (PELICAN). Strong leadership, communication, and collaboration skills are also necessary.
Terms of Employment: Full-time, 37.5 hours/week, 12 months/year
Start Date: To be determined
Salary: To be determined
Deadline for Application: 8/22/14
How to Apply: Send cover letter and resume to Kelly Hollenbach, BCIU, 1111 Commons Blvd., P.O. Box 16050, Reading, PA 19612-6050 or email to kelhol@berksiu.org.

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PA Key Workforce Development Specialist 
Location: Harrisburg
Program: Professional Development & Curriculum
Qualifications:
Strong leadership qualities and problem solving skills, ability to work with stakeholders
with diverse interests and within time deadlines are essential. Masters in the early
childhood education or related field preferred.
Description: The Berks County Intermediate Unit and the PA Key are seeking an individual with experience in program planning and development with particular focus on statewide implementation. The successful candidate will possess a deep understanding of Early Learning Career Pathways and Professional Development Systems and Quality Rating Improvement Systems. Primary responsibilities will include development of alternate pathways for the Career Lattice, develop and implement infant/toddler framework and credential, and Peer Mentor Certification.
Terms of Employment: 37.5 hours/week, 12 months/year
Start Date: To be determined
Salary: To be determined
Deadline for Application: until filled
How to Apply: Cover letter and resume to Kelly Hollenbach, BCIU, 1111 Commons Blvd., P.O. Box 16050, Reading, PA 19612-6050 or email to kelhol@berksiu.org. EOE

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Specialist (Bilingual) 
Location: Main Office
Program: Child Care Information Services
Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in human services or a related field OR an equivalent combination of
exp. and training required.  Strong organizational, mathematical, and computer skills
also required. Bilingual (English/Spanish) required.
Description: To provide child care subsidy and Resource & Referral services to the Berks County community.
Terms of Employment: Part-time, 20 hr/wk, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Start Date: 8/18/2014
Salary: $16.52/hour
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Speech/Language Pathologists 
Location: Location to be determined
Program: Early Intervention
Qualifications:
PA certification in Speech Correction required.  Master level, Certificate of Clinical
Competence, or License and experience in working w/children w/special needs
preferred.
Description: Positions available immediately to provide speech/language services to preschool children: (1) Part-time, 15 hours/week, stretch calendar (1) Part-time, 28 hours/week, stretch calendar (3) Full-time, 35 hours/week, stretch calendar
Terms of Employment: See info above
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: Per BCIUEA scale
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Alternative Education Teachers/Specialists 
Location: Alsace, Shelter
Program: Early Childhood & Student Services
Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or teaching certificate required. Experience with children and youth
who have emotional learning and social problems. Knowledge of and skills in behavior
management. Ability to appropriately restrain physically aggressive students through 21
years of age.
Description: Provide instruction to secondary, at risk, non-traditional students in an alternative education/emotional support program.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $119.50/day
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Assistant Teachers 
Location: All Child Care Locations
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
High school diploma/GED + 15 credit hours in Education/Human Services field and 1
year work experience related to the care of children OR high school diploma/GED and
2 years child care experience required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, planning a curriculum and setting a safe environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $8.75/hour
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Assistant Teachers 
Location: All Head Start Locations
Program: Head Start
Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED required.
Description: Assist the teacher in supervising children, in helping plan a curriculum and setting an environment which responds to the needs of the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $8.75/hour
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Assistant Teachers 
Location: All Early Intervention Locations
Program: Early Intervention
Qualifications:
High school diploma/GED + 15 credit hours in early childhood education, child
development, special education, elementary education or the human services field and
1 year work experience related to the care and development of children, ages 3-5 who
have special needs OR High school diploma/GED + 3 years work experience related to
the care and development of children with special needs.
Description: Assist the teacher in implementing IEP goals and objectives and help in the maintenance of an environment that responds to the needs of the individual child as well as the class as a whole.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $8.75/hour
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Child Care Aides 
Location: All Child Care Locations
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
High school diploma/GED OR eighth grade education and 2 years experience related
to the care and development of children.
Description: Assist in the operation of a safe child care environment.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $7.65/hour
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Early Intervention Aide 
Location: All Early Intervention Locations
Program: Early Intervention
Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Description: Assist Early Intervention classroom staff in providing services to families of eligible young children.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed.
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $7.65/hr.
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Teachers 
Location: All Child Care Locations
Program: BCIU Child Care
Qualifications:
Associate's degree in early childhood + 2 years work experience related to the care and
development of children OR a Bachelor's degree.
Description: Provide, with the help of assistant teachers and support staff, a curriculum and a safe classroom environment that meets the needs of the children in the child care facility.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.85/hour
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Teachers 
Location: All Head Start Locations
Program: Head Start
Qualifications:
Associate's degree in early childhood or child development, OR B.S. in early childhood
or child development, OR Child Development Associate.
Description: Plan for and implement the Head Start curriculum in an environment which responds to the needs of all the children in the classroom.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $9.85/hour
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Teachers 
Location: All Early Intervention Locations
Program: Early Intervention
Qualifications:
Valid PA teaching certificate.
Description: Teach preschool students with special needs.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: $93.75/day
Deadline for Application: N/A
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Substitute Teachers 
Location: See Below
Program: Early Childhood & Student Services
Qualifications:
Pennsylvania Certification as required by the Department of Education.

Locations:  All BCIU School Age Special Education Locations (Hearing Impaired
Support Classes within the Reading School District, Transition House I located in
Shillington, Transition House II located in Birdsboro, Multiple Disabilities Support
Classroom located in the Governor Mifflin School District Portable Building, Preparation
for Adult Life Program located at Berks Career & Technology Center Ė East Campus, and
Project SEARCH Program located in Lyon Station at East Penn Manufacturing
Company, Inc.)
Description: Teach students with special needs. Implementing lesson plans created by permanent classroom teacher.
Terms of Employment: On-call as needed
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: 93.75/day
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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Van Drivers 
Location: Berks County Intermediate Unit, Reading
Program: Transportation
Qualifications:
Successful candidates must be at least 21 years of age, hold a valid PA driverís
license, have two years driving exp. and have the ability to communicate effectively.
Description: The Berks County Intermediate Unit is seeking individuals to transport students to and from school. M-F (AM, noon, and PM runs available) approx. 20-25 hours/week.
Terms of Employment: 10 months/year
Start Date: Immediately
Salary: up to $12.15/hour
Deadline for Application: Until filled
How to Apply: Apply online or call 610-987-8425

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