Daily Archives January 19, 2019

Newport News Public Schools offers substitute teaching to furloughed employees

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Newport News Public Schools is encouraging furloughed federal employees to become a substitute teacher.

The school district is hosting a ‘Federal Employee Substitute Teacher Job Fair’ on Wednesday, January 23 at 9 a.m. The event will only go until 11 a.m. at the NNPS Human Resources Office located at 12507 Warwick Boulevard in Newport News.

Applicants will have onsite interviews and on-the-spot job offers.

People are weighing in on the invite. Bobby and Rosemary Boone know how much the shutdown is affecting people around them.

“Some of us are blessed where it’s not affecting us but eventually it will affect everybody,” Bobby Boone said. “It’s a great idea NNPS is doing this."

This is just the latest to help federal workers in our area...

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