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It is the policy of Ore City ISD to provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, or veteran status in its educational programs and activities. This includes, but is not limited to admissions, educational services, financial aid and employment.


Positions Open

Alternative School Principal:  For Upshur County SSA.  Contact name is Peggy Oden; Contact Phone Number is 903-843-5575 and contact email is: odenp@ucssa.com.

Location:  Upshur County SSA

Job Description: the Community School provides DAEP and Adaptive Behavior clasrooms for the 8 districts within Upshur County.  We are looking for a principal that can provide leadership, direction, and accountability for this facility.  The salary is negotiable.

Qualifications:  Master's degree in educational administration; Texas principal or other appropriate Texas certificate; Certified Professional Development and Appraisal System (PDAS) appraiser; Special Education Certification preferred.

Send your resume, letter of interest, and completed application to Peggy Oden, Director of Upshur County SSA.  You can download an application at www.bigsandyisd.org;  The mailing address is 406 N. Bledsoe, Gilmer, TX  75644 or you can fax the information to 903.843-3300.  Complete job description is available upon request. 


Position opening for High School Special Education Content Mastery/Inclusion Paraprofessional for 2014-2015 school year.  Contact Rhonda Howe for more information.

Opening for 2014-2015 School Year:

Teacher for Middle School grades 7/8, ELA/Theatre Arts, experience preferred.  Must be willing to direct UIL One Act Play!  Contact person is Selenia Cato

Vocational Agriculture Teacher for High School: Contact person is Scot Wright

Family and Consumer Science Teacher for High School: Contact persons is Scot Wright




Click Here To Apply Online

NOTE: If you choose not to use the link above to apply online, you can download the Faculty Application below.