Russell County USD 407 - Openings

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USD 407 in Russell currently has several positions available.

5th Grade Teacher – Elementary School

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a full-time 5th Grade Teacher at Bickerdyke Elementary School for the 2022 Spring semester. Placement will be determined through the interview process. Applicant must hold or be eligible for a Kansas teaching license. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application at usd407.org and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference and a current copy of your credentials.

Custodian

USD 407 is accepting applications for a Custodian at Simpson and Bickerdyke Elementary Schools. The successful individual will maintain the cleanliness and safety of the school facilities; will work under all types of weather conditions; and will be willing to work overtime when necessary. This opportunity requires prolonged standing and walking; and occasional physical exertion to move, lift, carry or push objects weighing more than 50 pounds. A high school diploma or equivalency is preferred. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Classified Application at usd407.org.

Athletic/Activities Director – High School

USD 407 is accepting applications for an Athletic/Activities Director for grades 9-12 for the 2022-2023 school year.  The successful candidate will demonstrate strong communication, organizational and problem solving skills; they will also have knowledge in Title IX and KSHSAA rules. This position requires the ability to handle conflict and stressful situations, and the need to stand, walk and sit frequently. A minimum of 5 years of teaching/coaching experience and a Master's Degree are preferred. USD 407 would prefer a candidate with administrative experience at the secondary level and is open to an immediate start date. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application at usd407.org and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference and a current copy of your credentials.

Counselor – High School

USD 407 is accepting applications for a Counselor at Russell High School for the 2021-2022 school year.  Applicant must hold or be eligible for a Kansas license. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application usd407.org and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference, and a current copy of your credentials.

Substitute Special Education Paraeducators, Cooks, Custodians and Bus Drivers

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for Substitute Special Education Paraeducators, Cooks, Custodians and/or Bus Drivers. High School diploma or equivalency required. The classified application and job descriptions are available online at usd407.org under DISTRICT, Employment Opportunities. Applications may also be picked up at the Central Administration Office, 802 N. Main, Russell, KS. EOE

Coaching/Sponsor Positions:

  • Assistant Baseball Coach – RHS
  • Head Volleyball Coach – RMS

For additional information, call 785-483-5631. The classified job application is available on the district website located at usd407.org under District, Employment Opportunities. Accepting applications until position is filled.

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