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 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 acampbell@usd407.org.

Click the job title to review a complete job description specific to each position. All job descriptions are available here.

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.

 ATHLETIC/ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR - HIGH SCHOOL (posted 10/12/2021)

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 and file a resume, letter of interest, 3-5 letters of reference, and a current copy of your credentials. APPLY HERE

COUNSELOR - HIGH SCHOOL (posted 04/27/2021)

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 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.

CUSTODIAN (posted 02/09/2021)

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. APPLY HERE.

SUBSTITUTES

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 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR

APPLY HERE

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/RUSSELL HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 7-12)

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.