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 email@example.com.
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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.
COUNSELOR - ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (posted 1/12/2021)
USD 407 is accepting applications for a Counselor for the 2021-2022 school year at Bickerdyke Elementary School (grades 2 - 5). The successful candidate will have a valid Kansas Teaching License and a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference, and a current copy of your credentials. APPLY HERE
Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a Building Principal at Ruppenthal Middle School (grades 6 - 8) beginning with the 2021-2022 school year. Applicant must hold or be eligible for a Kansas teaching license with a Building Leadership endorsement. To apply for this opportunity, please complete the Licensed Application and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference, and a current copy of your credentials. APPLY HERE
SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER - MIDDLE SCHOOL (posted 12/01/2020)
Russell County USD 407 is accepting applications for a Special Education Teacher at Ruppenthal High School (grades 6-8) 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 and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference, and a current copy of your credentials. 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. For a complete list of positions within the Classified department and their job descriptions, please see below.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. APPLY HERE.
CUSTODIAN (posted 12/15/2020)
USD 407 is accepting applications for 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.
PARAEDUCATOR (posted 10/13/2020)
Russell County USD 407 is seeking applicants for a Paraeducator position. This position provides instructional support; must demonstrate strict confidentiality; promote a positive school environment; flexibility in changes to schedule and assignments; and follow all Board and school policies. opportunity will assist with the planning process: copies, transcribes, types, files, etc. Qualifications: must be able to work in noisy, stressful, crowded and changing environments; and occasionally require physical exertion to manually move, lift, carry or push heavy objects weighing more than 50 pounds. A High School diploma or equivalency; and physical health for job performance is required. 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:
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.
RUSSELL COUNTY USD 407 (Grades PreK-12)
Director of Transportation - Beginning with 2021-2022 School Year (posted 11/10/2020)
RUPPENTHAL MIDDLE/RUSSELL HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 7-12)
Assistant Track Coach (posted 9/15/2020)
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.