eAcademy Program Director - Posted 5/18/21

The eAcademy Program at the LindenPointe Development Corporation

The LindenPointe Development Corporation invites applications for a Program Coordinator to be responsible for the management and instruction of the eAcademy Program.

The eAcademy class is comprised of high school seniors selected from area high schools. The program teaches students business, entrepreneurial, and leadership skills while exposing them to real-world business operations. A dedication for preparing students to succeed in a workforce & college-like collaborative environment is essential to this position. Responsibilities include teaching, advising, student supervision, recruiting, organizing guest speakers and community field trips.


Position Overview


Plans, instructs and manages all areas of the eAcademy program in order to ensure the facilitation of learning and delivery of community and economic development initiatives consistent with student and community needs.


Position Responsibilities


Manages classes and learning environments delivering effective instruction and support to a diverse group of students. This includes developing curricula, supplemental instructional materials and facilitating the pre-incubation of startup businesses.


Communicates with school district partners, advisory committee, and the board of directors throughout the academic year providing program updates, student outcomes, and community participation.


Regularly involved in community networking events promoting student workforce development and program service, engagement and support. This includes attending community events, giving community workshops, actively seeking classroom guest speakers, searching for interesting field trips for the class.


Education / Experience


  • A Pennsylvania teaching certification in any area is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business or education or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Experience or understanding of business administration and of startup businesses.
  • Solid analytical and communication skills
  • Technical skills and experience in Microsoft Office and LMS such as Canvas or Google for Education required.
  • PA Department of Education Clearances Required.

Deadline: June 18, 2021

Procedure: Submit a letter of interest, resume, PA standard teacher application, PA teaching certificate, and clearances. Information should be sent to:

Sarah Palmer, eAcademy Search Committee Chair


3580 Innovation Way

Hermitage, PA 16148