HBI instructors blend their technical and trades expertise with the experience or desire to develop and guide future building trades professionals. They demonstrate—through hands-on training and classroom instruction—proper technique, safety and detail which are essential skills of polished trades professionals. They guide our youth, adults and veterans and instill confidence and pride to achieve on the job beyond graduation and in life. Working side-by-side with students, they “give back” through community-based projects in the same way they also give back to their students. Instructors demonstrate HBI’s core values of excellence, safety, and integrity and service to empower and prepare their students to enter their careers with a solid credential.
Ability to earn a professional teaching certification from Okeechobee County Schools District as a Vocational Instructors.
Pass a Test of Adult Basic Education or hold a BS or BA in related field
Our instructors have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent, and at least six years of documented experience for reference letters or certifications in the respective trade for carpentry or electrical.A strong orientation to safety in the workplace is an absolute must. Strong coaching skills and the determination to teach, inspire and lead future trades professionals are essential. (Click the link to view a full job description for aWTE instructor.)
Upon applying for this position, you are required to take an online assessment. To access the assessment, copy and paste the link below in your browser.
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HBI is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected characteristic as established by federal, state, or local law.