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Russell County USD 407 - Openings

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USD 407 in Russell currently has several positions available.

Business Manager/Treasurer

USD 407 is accepting applications for a Business Manager/Treasurer. The successful candidate should have 5 years of experience in financial management. This position supervises all accounting operations, advises the superintendent on all financial affairs for the district, conducts payroll and assists in recruiting, hiring and supervising all clerical, financial and support staff. A Bachelor's Degree is required; Accounting or Finance Degree is preferred. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Classified Application at usd407.org and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference and a current copy of your credentials.

Teacher – Elementary School

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a full-time Elementary Teacher at Bickerdyke Elementary School (grades 2-5) beginning with the 2021-2022 school year. 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.

School Nurse

Russell County USD 407 is searching for a full-time School Nurse to meet the needs of students in grades PreK-12. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Classified 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.

Speech-Language Pathologist

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a Speech-Language Pathologist. Applicant must hold or be eligible for a Kansas licensure as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Applicant will be providing speech and language services to identified pupils and provide consultation to staff members.  We will consider a full-time or part-time SLP, and those looking to complete their practicum.  Speech-Language Pathologists shall be placed on the MS +30 pay scale with all credit for all prior teaching experience.  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.

Cook

USD 407 is accepting applications for a Cook for the 2021-2022 school year.  This position will be responsible for the preparation of assigned food; follow work schedules; abides by safety and sanitation regulations; and helps with any phase of kitchen operations. Occasional physical exertion to move, lift, carry or push objects weighing more than 50 pounds; prolonged standing and walking; and a High School Diploma or equivalency are required.  To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Classified Application at usd407.org.

Custodians

USD 407 is accepting applications for a full-time and part-time Custodian at Russell High School, a full-time Custodian at Ruppenthal Middle School and a full-time Custodian split between 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; occasional physical exertion to move, lift, carry or push objects weighing more than 50 pounds; and a High School Diploma or equivalency. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Classified Application at usd407.org.

Special Education Teacher – Elementary School

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a Special Education Teacher at Simpson Elementary School (grades PreK-1) and/or Bickerdyke Elementary School (grades 2-5) for the 2021-2022 school year. Applicant must hold or be eligible to hold a Kansas teaching license with a Special Education endorsement or willingness to pursue a special education endorsement by August 1,2021. USD 407 is willing to work with applicants through a KSDE apprenticeship programs or Master's programs through universities to obtain professional candidates to serve our schools. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application at usd407.org

Secondary Special Education Teacher – Middle/High School

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a Special Education Teacher at Ruppenthal Middle School (grades 6-8) and/or Russell High School (grades 9-12) for the 2021-2022 school year. Applicant must hold or be eligible to hold a Kansas teaching license with a Special Education endorsement or willingness to pursue a special education endorsement by August 1,2021. USD 407 is willing to work with applicants through a KSDE apprenticeship programs or Master's programs through universities to obtain professional candidates to serve our schools. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application at usd407.org.

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

Bus Driver

Russell County USD 407 is taking applications for bus drivers. Applicants must possess a high school diploma and a valid CDL license with required endorsements. Applicants must pass the required KDOT physical for bus drivers. USD 407 will train and assist individuals in obtaining the proper credentials. To apply please complete the District application.

Coaching/Sponsor Positions:

  • Head Track Coach - RHS

For additional information, contact Scott Nuss by calling 785-483-5631. Inquiries can also be sent to snuss@usd407.org. 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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