March 24, 2023
Upshur County Schools
TENNERTON, WV - Buckhannon-Upshur High School is currently seeking a highly motivated and dedicated Agricultural Education Teacher (9-12) to join its successful program. With a supportive administration staff, an active FFA chapter, and a strong community and school support system, Buckhannon-Upshur High School is a great place to work.
The program boasts three classrooms, a school farm and forest, two greenhouses, and a mechanic shop. The school uses a semester block scheduling system, allowing teachers to focus on in-depth, hands-on instruction.
The active FFA chapter has over 300 members and offers courses in natural resources, mechanics, plant science, and agribusiness pathways.
The livestock marketing and forestry teams have competed nationally, and several students earn state and American FFA degrees each year.
With a 30-day extended contract, teachers have ample time to engage with students and develop meaningful educational experiences.
As a member of the Buckhannon-Upshur High School staff, you will have access to a supportive administration staff and a strong community that values education. The school encourages student participation in FFA, and the community actively engages with the school to support educational opportunities.
If you are a passionate and motivated teacher who wants to make a difference in the lives of students, Buckhannon-Upshur High School may be the perfect place for you. Apply now to join this successful program and help shape the future of education in Upshur County.