Agriculture Teacher – Abilene

*Mrs. West is leaving to pursue other opportunities.

Please visit abileneschools.org for job description

Abilene USD 435

Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: July-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Tracey Kuecker – tkuecker@abileneschools.org – 785-263-2630

Employer Information

Abilene USD 435 www.abileneschools.org

To Apply for Teaching Positions:

Send a letter of interest (e-mail address included) and a resume (phone numbers for references)

Gary Nelson Interim Superintendent,
USD 435 213 N. Broadway PO Box 639 Abilene, KS 67410
Phone: 785-263-2630          Fax: 785-263-7610
E-mail: abileneinfo@abileneschools.org

Your letter of interest should state

1) Why you are interested in the Abilene Public Schools.
2) What special qualities you would bring to a position.

There is not a separate application to fill out.  You should also request that your credentials, a copy of your teaching certificate and transcripts be sent to us.  Application materials will be screened and those selected will be contacted for interviews to be held in the district.  Should you have any questions about whether your materials have been received, please contact the District Office, 785-263-2630.

Agriculture Teacher – Sabetha

*This would be a second position if they hire someone with an Ag license.

Industrial Technology/Vocational Ag at Sabetha High/Middle School

USD 113 has opening for a­­­n Industrial Technology teacher at Sabetha High and Middle School. Will consider Vocational Ag licensure. Contract will be for 179 days for the 2019/20 school year pending negotiated agreement. Start date is August 19, 2019. Deadline for application is until the position is filled. Salary based on years of education and experience. Coaching opportunities available. Please contact the Board of Education office at 1619 S. Old Hwy 75, Sabetha, KS 66534, phone 785-284-2175, fax 785-284-3739 or apply on line at http://www.usd113.org. USD 113 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. A complete application includes resume, application, transcript, credentials/referrals, and a copy of Kansas License.

Retirement and health insurance benefits, personal and sick leave. Salary based on education and experience. Salary Schedule available upon request.

Job Start Date: August-19-2019
Applications Due By: May-31-2019

Job Contact Information

Todd Evans – evanst@usd113.org – 785-284-2175

Employer Information

Prairie Hills – USD 113 www.usd113.org

Agriculture Teacher – Natoma

*Mr. Long has accepted a principal position after teaching at Natoma for 12 years. Please contact Jeremy if you have questions about the program (785-454-1050).

USD #399 Paradise-Natoma-Waldo is now accepting applications for a Jr/Sr High Agriculture Education teacher and FFA Advisor. Natoma has two pathways: Power, Structural & Technical and Comprehensive Ag. Current class offerings include 8th-grade Ag Explorations, Agriscience, Plant and Soil Science, Animal Science, Ag Mechanics, Ag Fabrications, Agribusiness, and Ag Leadership. The agriculture education classroom was renovated in 2017, and the welding/mechanics shop is well equipped, including a MegaFab Pirhana P65 Ironworker purchased in 2013. Students in the program are active in supervised agricultural experiences and leadership activities. The FFA chapter enjoys excellent support from the community, the local board of education, and school administration. A National Convention trip is organized every other year. The chapter is active in community service projects and is competitive at the district and state levels, with the greenhand team winning the Northwest District Sweepstakes in the 2018-19 school year. Natoma High School is looking to hire a motivated individual who will carry on the strong tradition of excellence in providing career and leadership opportunities rooted agriculture for students in our district.

Job Start Date: August 1st, 2019
Applications Due By: June 1, 2019

Job Contact Information
Larry Geist – lgeist@natoma-usd399.net -785-885-4843 or 6200-778-5508 (Cell)

The position includes a 20-day supplemental contract along with FFA advisor supplemental pay. USD 399 Natoma-Paradise-Waldo is located in North Central Kansas containing 439 square miles.  The district is unique in that it encompasses parts of four counties:  Russell, Osborne, Rooks, and Ellis. The district is currently on a four day school week with classes running from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday.

Two attendance centers are in use in Natoma.  There is a PreK-5 building with a competition gymnasium and a 6-12 building.  There is also a gymnasium in Paradise that is utilized for practices.

For the full job listing visit:https://jobs.kansasteachingjobs.com

For more information visit http://www.usd399.com

Agriculture Teacher – Onaga High School

*Mr. Pitts is pursuing other opportunities.

Onaga USD 322 is currently accepting applications for an agriculture education teacher with a science endorsement at Onaga High School for the 2019-2020 school year.  Applicants must hold or be eligible for a Kansas teaching license in agricultural education and already have or are interested in getting a science endorsement.  The district would pay for the cost of a praxis test for the right candidate.

Onaga High School has a strong FFA chapter and an excellent agriculture education department that delivers a diverse, comprehensive and rigorous curriculum.  We offer agriculture education classes (7-12) in six different pathways:  Power, Structural and Technical Systems; Agricultural Science; Plant Systems; Natural Resources and Environmental Systems; Animal Science; and Agribusiness Systems.

There is some flexibility in agriculture courses taught next school year as enrollment will dictate curricular offerings.  Current class offerings include:  Agriculture Explorations, Animal Science, Horticulture, Ag. Communications and Leadership, Food Science, Agribusiness, Agricultural Mechanics, Advanced Agricultural Mechanics, Ag Structures & Electricity, Agriscience, and Wildlife and Natural Resources Management.  Outside of agriculture courses, there would also be a few lower level science courses taught by this teacher.

We are looking for a candidate with a strong FFA background and interest in fulfilling the three-circle model of classroom/laboratory, FFA and SAE.

To Apply, please send the following to Ann Hermreck, Board Treasurer at hermrecka@usd322.org:

Application
Letter of Application
Resume
Current License
Three Letters of Recommendation or Credentials
Transcript

Access the district application at www.usd322.org by clicking Menu, under District, then Documents, and then Employment Applications.

For questions regarding the position or application process, contact Ann Hermreck at hermrecka@usd322.orgor call 785-889-4614.

District pays a partial amount of the state health plan – Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance. Salary is commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: May-17-2019

Job Contact Information

Ann Hermreck – hermrecka@usd322.org – 785-889-4614

Employer Information

Onaga USD 322 www.usd322.org

Agriculture Teacher – Flinthills

*Mr. Myrick is seeking other opportunities.

Flinthills USD #492 is currently seeking applications for a Vocational Agriculture Education Teaching position for the 2019-20 school year.  Applicants should hold or be eligible for a valid Kansas teaching license with the appropriate endorsements.  Coaching and/or Sponsorship opportunites are also available.

USD 492 Flinthills is a small rural school district with close access to Wichita and Interstate 35.  Flinthills has high academic standards, many opportunities to participate in sports and activities, and a very supportive community.

Our current program is strong with more than 50% of our 7-12 student body involved in the ag and FFA programs.  We are also in the beginning phases of a bond project where we anticipate that we will be building a larger metal shop, an ag building that will house animal species of all sizes, a greenhouse, and potentially a rodeo arena.  This is an incredible opportunity to come into an established program and to be part of a very supportive community towards the growth of the program.

Interested applicants should submit: 1) Letter of Inquiry; 2) Resume with 3 reference contacts; 3) Application (available on our website at https://usd492.socs.net/vnews/display.v/SEC/USD%20492%20District%20Offices%7CUSD%20492%20Employment%20Opportunities ) to Jeremy Boldra, USD 492 – Flinthills, 806 SE Rosalia Rd, Rosalia, KS 67132 OR email to j.boldra@usd492.org . 

For questions, please contact Jeremy Boldra at 620-476-2237.

Click here for full position announcement.

Flinthills pays a full single health insurance plan and has options for matching funds towards a 403B retirement plan. Flinthills` Base Salary is currently $38,500 prior to negotiations. The FFA supplemental stipend is $5,198, and a 10-15 day extended contract is an optional opportunity.

Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: August-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Jeremy Boldra – j.boldra@usd492.org – 620-476-2237

Employer Information

Flinthills USD 492 www.usd492.org

Agriculture Teacher – Tonganoxie

*Mrs. Siemens has accepted another teaching position.

High School Vocational Agriculture Education Teacher

Qualifications:

  1. A valid building-level/subject area license issued by the Kansas State Board of Education
  2. Ability to work cooperatively and constructively with others- including the ability to communicate effectively with a broad number of audiences
  3. Effective management of job responsibilities to meet the established district outcomes
  4. Use of district-identified computer hardware and software- as well as other district-provided technology as needed
  5. Adaptation to the compressed time schedule of a school day and year
  6. As many of their duties will be supervising groups of children without the benefit of additional help or administrative supervision- the job requires significant self-discipline- internal motivation- and sound judgment.

Click here for the full position announcement. 

 Appointment:          One year subject to annual review and renewal
https://tonganoxie.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=671

Applications Due By: 05/15/2019

Agriculture Teacher – Canton-Galva

*This would be a new program.

Agriculture Science Instructor

Contact John Denk, Superintendent for more information about the position. Email denkj@usd419.org or call 620-628-4901

USD 419 offers a cafeteria 125 plan and $431/month toward a single health insurance plan. Canton-Galva offers a competitive salary commensurate with level of education and years of experience.

Job Start Date: August-8-2019
Applications Due By: May-31-2019

Job Contact Information
John Denk – denkj@usd419.org – 620-628-4901

Employer Information
Canton-Galva USD 419 usd419.org