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Employment Opportunities

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for the vacancies listed below. To obtain an application, please click the link under the desired header below. The certified application is available online only. The classified application may be accessed online or requested by calling (785) 483-2173. Click on the job title of the desired position for a complete job description. These positions are open to all qualified applicants. If you are interested, please submit a completed application to: Russell County USD 407 | Central Administration Office | Attn: Renee Miner | 802 N. Main | Russell, KS  67665 by U.S. Mail or electronically to rminer@usd407.org.


 

CERTIFIED POSITIONS AVAILABLE

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Applicants must hold or be eligible for Kansas licensure. Completion of a district generated online application is required to be considered for the position. To complete the application process for certified positions, applicants are asked to submit an official up-to-date college transcript and letters of recommendation. The applicant should feel free to submit any additional information that may benefit the applicant’s candidacy. Salary is commensurate with experience and based on the Master Collective Bargaining Agreement. Health insurance and Section 125 benefits are available. The document is available on the district website at www.usd407.org under the Staff Resources/Handbooks link. Coaching opportunities are available but not required. Benefits include: Health Insurance, Section 125 Cafeteria Plan, Sick and Personal Leave.

Activities Director (posted 3/13/2018)
USD 407 is accepting appications for a full-time Activities Director at Russell High School and Ruppenthal Middle School. Successful applicant will begin work on July 1, 2018.

Elementary Teachers (posted 4/10/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for three Elementary Teachers at Bickerdyke Elementary School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year. 

Chemistry/Physics Teacher – High School (posted 4/16/2018)
USD 407 is accepting application for a  Chemistry/Physics Teacher at Russell High School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher (posted 3/15/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher for grades 7-12 beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

Language Arts Teacher – Middle School (posted 4/11/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a Language Arts Teacher at Ruppenthal Middle School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

Math Teacher – High School (posted 4/11/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a Math Teacher at Russell High School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

PE/Health Teacher – High School (posted 4/10/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a PE Teacher at Russell High School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

PE Teacher – Middle School (posted 4/4/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a PE Teacher at Ruppenthal Middle School beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

School Psychologist (posted 3/14/2017)
USD 407 is accepting applications for  a full-time school psychologist to work with students in grades K-12.

Science Teacher – Middle School (posted 3/9/2018)
USD 407 is accepting application for a Science Teachers at Ruppenthal Middle School. 

Special Education Teacher (posted 3/30/2018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a Special Education Teacher for the district beginning with the 2018-2019 school year.

 


 

CLASSIFIED POSITIONS AVAILABLE

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A high school diploma or equivalent is required for employment. See individual job descriptions for additional requirements.

Bus Driver  (posted 10/06/2017)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a bus driver. Special licence endorsement is required. The district is willing to work with any individual interested in obtaining the necessary endorsement. Contact Gaylon Walter, Transportation Director, at 785-483-3174 to discuss specific requirements. Mr. Walter can also be reached at gwalter@usd407.org.

Grounds Maintenance (posted 3/5/3018)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a full-time grounds maintenance employee at Russell High School. The employee will work on school grounds under all weather conditions including snow removal and preparation of all athletic venues – turf, baseball field, track and gym.

Nurse Secretary (posted 2/16/2017)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a Nurse Secretary. The successful candidate will be working closely with the School Nurse to document services provided in all schools within the district.

Substitutes
USD 407 is accepting applications for substitute staff to fill in on an as needed basis for contracted positions. Substitute staff members fill vital roles in the district and are secured on a daily basis. Substitutes are needed for the following classified positions:


 

COACH/SPONSOR POSITIONS AVAILABLE

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USD 407 is accepting applications for the coaching vacancies listed below. Inquiries or questions reguarding the vacancies should be directed to Gene Flax, Activities Director at Russell High School. He can be contacted by calling 785-483-5631. A high school diploma or equivalent is required for employment.

RUPPENTHAL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Grades 7-8)

RUSSELL HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9-12)

 

An Equal Employment/Educational Opportunity Agency

Russell County USD 407 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Superintendent of Schools | 802 N. Main | Russell, KS  67665 | 785-483-2173

 

District

Vision Statement

Russell County USD 407 is dedicated to providing a culture of learning that will lead the state of Kansas in student success.

Mission Statement

The mission of USD 407 is to teach all students to their fullest potential, provide an appropriate learning environment and prepare students to become functional and effective citizens in an ever-changing world.

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