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Celina Superintendent

The Celina City School District Board of Education is seeking qualified applicants 

for the position of  Superintendent.

The board seeks:

• a visionary leader that puts students and their learning needs first

• an individual with proven leadership experience

• solid foundation in school finance, levies and negotiations

HERE for the Official Announcement of Vacancy

Celina City Schools was recognized as the OLAC/BASA District of the Year award winner for 2020. The district has a tradition of academic excellence and continues to be an educational leader in central western Ohio. In May 2021, the district passed an 8.2 bond levy to construct a PK-4 addition onto the intermediate school, and to then build a new 7-12 building. The PK-6 building will open in fall 2024.

Candidates are asked to submit the following by March 1, 2024:

• An introductory letter expressing interest in this position

• An up-to-date resume and copy of a current ODE license

• Three current reference letters

Email application materials to:

Shelly Vaughn, Superintendent

Mercer County ESC

[email protected] 

Full-Time Gifted Intervention Specialist at St. Marys Middle School

The Mercer County ESC is seeking a Gifted Intervention Specialist for St. Marys Middle School starting in the 2024-2025 school year.

The Gifted Intervention Specialist should be dedicated to supporting the MCESC mission of providing high-quality cooperative services that positively impact the diverse educational needs of students, staff, and community. The Gifted Intervention Specialist should also believe all students are valued, can learn and grow, and will become successful and independent adults.

Essential job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Demonstrate broad subject matter competence and teaching proficiency. Use teaching strategies that stimulate interest, enthusiasm, and curiosity while addressing individual learning patterns. 

  • Ensure the learning process is guided toward the gifted program's adopted curricular goals and objectives. 

  • Establish an environment for gifted students that encourages independent learning and group problem-solving skills. 

  • Prepare and carry out clear, usable, and sequential daily lesson plans.  Research and prepare appropriate educational materials for gifted students. 

  • Provide close supervision and take reasonable precautions to ensure student safety. 

  • Stay up to date and utilize innovations in technology

Qualified candidates must possess the following:

  • Valid Grades 7-12 Integrated Language Arts Teaching License from the Ohio Department of Education & Workforce

  • Licensed or willing to obtain a Gifted Intervention Specialist Endorsement

Interested parties should submit the following to Wendi Moorman at wendi.moorman@mercercountyesc.org:

1. Letter of Interest

2. Resume

3. Application by February 27, 2024.


Deadline to apply: February 27, 2024.

For additional information, please contact Wendi Moorman

 2023 - 2024 Temporary Substitute Teacher License 

Applicants must have a high school diploma. If interested, please fill out the Temporary Substitute Teacher Questionnaire link below. You will then receive an email with additional information and instructions. Once you apply for the temporary license and have all the additional information turned in, you can begin subbing, although you will not receive the actual license until the end of September. 

**Last year's temporary subs will ONLY need to apply for a new temporary license on the Ohio Department of Education website using the Mercer County ESC IRN #048546, as they did last year.  
(Click on Apply for a New Credential/Substitutes/Temporary Substitute License -1 year (Non-Bachelors). **

Substitute Teacher Application
Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree (does not need to be in education).  If interested, please print and fill out the Substitute Teacher Application
(Click on the link above to access)

Please mail your application to: 
Mercer County Educational Service Center
Attn: Sue Cook
540 E. Market St.
Celina, OH 45822

*If you have any questions, please contact Sue Cook at 419-586-6628 or email her at [email protected]

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