Corrections Barber Instructor


Employment Opportunities
There is currently one vacancy for a Corrections Barber Instructor at each of the State Correctional Institutions (SCIs) listed below.


Type of Work
Instructors conduct barbering schools for inmates in vocational training programs in correctional institutions and facilities. They develop curriculum, test questions, and course requirements. They also instruct inmates in barbering using classroom instruction and demonstration, and supervise student inmates, who provide barbering services to other inmates.



SCI-Forest (Forest County)

286 Woodland Drive

P.O. Box 307

Marienville, PA  16239

Phone: (814) 621-2110


SCI-Houtzdale (Clearfield County)

209 Institution Drive

Houtzdale, PA  16698-1000

Phone: (814) 378-1000


SCI-Somerset (Somerset County)

1590 Walters Mill Road

Somerset, PA  15510-0001

Phone: (814) 443-8100

Starting Salary



Comprehensive health insurance; liberal retirement/pension plan; paid vacation, personal and sick leave; paid holidays; prescription, vision and dental plan coverage (after six months); paid group life insurance, and much more.


Pennsylvania residency is required at the time of application for these positions. 


Click here to view detailed test announcement which includes eligibility requirements.