Jobs at SUN Tech

This page provides information about positions available at SUN Area Technical Institute, employment requirements, and our application process.


Employment Requirements Checklist

  1. Process Act 151 Child Abuse Check. Applicants now have two options when applying for the Child Abuse Report.
    Option 1 – Electronic Application Submission: Click here to apply for the clearance online and pay the $10 fee via credit card. Creating an account and submitting your clearance application online will give you immediate access to your results, or the status of your results, if your results cannot be processed immediately. Please make sure to print a copy for your records.   Option 2 – Paper Application Submission: Print the application and complete Section No. 1 of Form CY-113. Mail your completed application, along with a $10 money order, to: ChildLine and Abuse Registry
    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
    PO Box 8170
    Harrisburg, PA 17105-8170                                                                                                                                                                                                                            It will take about one month for the form to be processed and results returned to you.
  2. Process Act 114 Federal Criminal History Report
  3. Act 34 – The Pennsylvania State Police Request for Criminal Records Check (Fee: $10)
    The Pa. State Police use a web-based computer application for which you must use a credit card to pay the fee. The results will not be mailed. You must return to the ePatch site and print your criminal history check results.
  4. Complete the Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse: Mandated and Permissive Reporting in Pennsylvania Online Training.  Print the Certificate of Completion.
  5. Submit resumé, pre-employment application, and the 4 reports listed above to:
    Jennifer Hain, Administrative Director
    SUN Area Technical Institute
    815 East Market St.
    New Berlin, PA  17855

CNA Instructor

Part-Time Clinical CNA Assistant

And a

Part-Time Certified CNA Instructor

*A primary Instructor must be a registered nurse with 2 years of experience as a RN and at least one year in the provision of long-term care facility service as a registered nurse.

*Full or part time status for one year in the provision of a long-term care facility. If part time, resume must list the number of hours worked per week and the total number of weeks worked in a given period.

*Current PA registered nurse (RN) license. (Caveat: A licensed practical nurse is eligible to become Assistant Instructor and teach a total of 49% of the total program hours. A Primary Instructor must teach at least 51% of the total program hours)

*Criminal History Record Information Report

*Annual Mantoux, two-step Mantoux or x-ray that is one file with hiring institution.

*Training Available

Send letter of interest, resume, and all current Act 34, 114 and 151 clearances to: Shayna Baker at or mail resume to: SUN Area Technical Institute 815 East Market Street. PO Box 527 New Berlin, PA 17855


Substitute Teachers

The SUN Area Technical Institute is in need of day-to-day substitute teachers! WORK WHEN YOU WANT

Day-to-day substitute teachers are called to work with students when the regular teacher is not available due to approved conferences, illness, etc. Ordinarily, you will be provided with daily lesson plans. Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Rate of Pay: $100.00 per day.
To substitute in technical areas, individuals are required to have experience in the trade area and a high school diploma or GED. A college education is NOT required! Approved substitutes must be able to provide valid Act 34 (State Police), Act 151 (Child Abuse), and FBI Fingerprint Clearances prior to the first day of employment.

Please send applications to:
Jennifer Hain, Administrative Director
SUN Area Technical Institute
815 E. Market St., PO Box 527, New Berlin, PA 17855

Substitute Employees (Custodial and Cafeteria)

The SUN Area Technical Institute is accepting applications for individuals interested in filling in as substitute employees on an as-need basis for the custodial and/or cafeteria departments. Resumes may be mailed to Jennifer Hain, 815 E. Market St., New Berlin, PA 17855-0527.

Adult Education Instructors

Description: SUN Area Technical Institute is in need of instructors for adult education courses. Please send a letter of interest and resume to Shayna Baker, SUN Area Technical Institute, 815 East Market St. New Berlin, PA 17855, or send via email.

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