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 Licensed Application is available online only. The Classified Application may be accessed online or requested by calling 785-483-2173. 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: Ashley Campbell | 802 N. Main | Russell, KS 67665 by U.S. Mail or electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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LICENSED POSITIONS AVAILABLE
Applicants must hold or be eligible for Kansas licensure. To complete the application process for licensed 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. The Licensed Application is available online only. Salary is commensurate with experience and based on the Master Collective Bargaining Agreement. Health insurance and Section 125 benefits are available. Coaching opportunities are available but not required. Benefits include: Health Insurance, Section 125 Cafeteria Plan, Sick and Personal Leave.
MATH & SCIENCE TEACHER (posted 12/02/2019)
Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a Math & Science Teacher at Russell High School beginning with the 2020-2021 school year. Applicants must hold or be eligible for a Kansas Teaching License. APPLY HERE.
SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - RMS (posted 2/12/2020)
Russell County USD 407 is searching for a Special Education Teacher at Ruppenthal Middle School beginning with the 2020-2021 school year. This is a full-time position. Candidate must hold a valid Kansas license at the appropriate endorsement level or be willing to work toward appropriate licensure. APPLY HERE.
CLASSIFIED POSITIONS AVAILABLE
A high school diploma or equivalent is required for employment with USD 407. To apply, please complete the Classified Application.
BUS DRIVER (posted 03/10/2020)
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. For additional information, contact Gaylon Walter, Transportation Director, by calling 785-483-3174 or email at email@example.com. APPLY HERE.
CUSTODIAN (posted 06/22/2020)
Russell County USD 407 is seeking applicants for a Custodian at Ruppenthal Middle School. 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. APPLY HERE.
PARAEDUCATORS (posted 03/10/2020)
USD 407 is currently accepting applications for a Paraeducators beginning with the 2020-202l school year. Paraeducators provide instructional support in programs with Title 1 and Special Education funds and must meet the following requirements: individuals must have a high school diploma or a GED, AND complete a minimum of 48 hours of higher education OR obtain an associates degree (or higher) OR pass a state approved assessment that assesses the ability to assist in instructing, reading, writing and mathematics. APPLY HERE.
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:
- Bus Driver - Substitute
- Custodian – Substitute
- Food Service - Substitute
- Paraeducator – Substitute
- Teacher - Substitute
COACH/SPONSOR POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
USD 407 is accepting applications for the coaching vacancies listed below. Inquiries or questions regarding the vacancies should be directed to Scott Nuss, 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)
- Basketball - Assistant Boys' Coach (posted (7/15/2020)
- Concession Stand Supervisor(s) (posted 1/14/2020)
- Pep Club Sponsor (posted 4/15/2020)
- Project Based Learning Educator - Grades 6-12 (posted 7/15/2020)
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.