Agriculture Teacher – Caney Valley High School

*This is a 2nd teacher position.

USD 436 is looking to add a 2nd agriculture education teacher and FFA advisor to our district. Desired candidate is strong in animal science fields, dedicated to supporting all aspects of FFA, and maintains a professional atmosphere. Caney FFA chapter averages 140 unduplicated students grades 8-12, has an active FFA Booster Club, supportive administration, and is destined to continue to grow in coming years.

Job Contact Information
Blake A. Vargas
Superintendent USD#436—Caney Valley School District
700 East Bullpup Boulevard, Caney, Kansas 67333
vargas@caney.com     (620)-879-9200     (620) 879-9209 Fax

Agriculture Teacher – Rural Vista

Job Title: 8-12 Vo-Ag Instructor/FFA
Job Description:USD 481 is accepting applications for the position of VoAg Instructor/FFA for Hope/White City.  This position will be for the 2018-19 school year. Coaching/Sponsor positions may be available.

All interested candidates should fill out the certified application found on the district website, http://www.usd481.org. Please include a copy of your teaching license and transcripts.

The position is open until filled.

Rural Vista USD 481

Job Start Date: August-15-2018
Applications Due By: June-10-2018

Job Contact Information

Chelsey Schmidt; cschmidt@usd481.com; 785-349-2964 

Agriculture Teacher – Nemaha Central

Mr. Goering took a job with industry.

Job Title: Vo-Ag Instructor/FFA
Job Description:
Nemaha Central High School is looking for a Vo-Ag instructor for the 2018-2019 year. Our community is very supportive and has raised over $100,000 to build a greenhouse and so support this program.

Nemaha Central USD #115

Job Salary: Based on experience and education, will include a supplemental salary and/or additional days for FFA advisor duties. Salary schedule can be found at http://www.usd115.org/vimages/shared/vnews/stories/5790cc44ec9cf/2016-17%20Negotiated%20Agreement.pdf

Job Benefits: Nemaha Central provides $450/year for professional development or college tuition reimbursement. Fully paid single BC/BS health insurance

Job Start Date: August-10-2018
Applications Due By: June-31-2018

Job Contact Information
Darrel Kohlman, dkohlman@usd115.org, 7853366101

Agriculture Teacher – Ulysses High School

Ulysses High School will have an Agriculture Education teaching opening next year.

UHS offers a very competitive salary, beginning salary is $41,500, and also includes such benefits as student loan repayment of up to $150/month and reimbursement for continuing education classes.

We are a 4A high school in SW Kansas.

Mark Paul
Ulysses High School Principal
Ph # 620-356-1380
Fax# 620-356-5566

Ag Instructor & Judging Coach – Cloud County Community College (Concordia)

Job Title: Agriculture Instructor

Job Description:
Cloud County Community College seeks an Agriculture Instructor and Judging Coach to begin in the Fall 2018 semester.  Judging coach opportunities include Livestock and Meats.  The Instructor/Coach will be responsible for teaching courses both on and off campus and via various instructional modalities. This position will require the use of instructional technology within the curriculum and supervision and evaluation of students in field placements. In addition, this position requires the candidate to recruit and coach for the Livestock Judging teams. A Master’s degree in a field of Agriculture is required. Consideration will be given to a candidate who is progressing toward a master’s degree, bachelor’s degree required.  Experience in Ag instruction and livestock judging will be heavily considered. The college prepares students to lead successful lives and enhances the vitality of the communities it serves.  Faculty and staff are dedicated to student success.  This is a full-time, ten-month position with a benefit package. Email a letter of application, resume, the names and phone numbers of five current references, and copies of transcripts to cwilson@cloud.edu or send to the Office of Human Resources, Cloud County Community College, P.O. Box 1002, Concordia, Kansas 66901. EOE.

Major duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

·         Teach face-to-face and online courses within the Agriculture curriculum. Some classes may be taught through a web conferencing service; teach classes as needed on the Concordia Campus, online, and shortened or flexible formats;

·         Participate in program and course review, development, and assessment;

·         Serve on committees to hire, mentor, and evaluate adjunct teaching faculty;

·         Work with the division and department on follow-up of graduates;

·         Attend all relevant college, division, and department meetings and faculty activities including working with advisory committees for AAS programs;

·         Promote/assist in the development of promotional materials for the Agriculture Department and the division, and assist in the recruitment of students;

·         Incorporate technology into the curriculum and keep abreast of current technology in the field of Agriculture;

·         Collaborate with business and industry to develop relationships and support for Agriculture Programs including participation in Ag. Night at the college;

·         Develop and maintain relationships with local FFA chapters and Ag Programs which includes helping with student events;

·         Instruct and coach the Livestock Judging teams as well as drive the transportation to competitions and recruit students, and potentially develop a meats judging team; and

·         Perform duties assigned by Department Chair or Division Dean.

Job Start Date: August-13-2018
Applications Due By: June-8-2018

Job Contact Information

Christine Wilson; cwilson@cloud.edu; 785-243-1435

Agriculture Teacher – Herington High School

*This is the second position. Mr. Stover is leaving.

Job Title: Agriculture Education Instructor

Job Description:

Herington USD #487 is accepting applications for a full-time Ag Science Teacher and FFA sponsor for a two-person ad. ed. department for the 2018-2019 school year.  Courses taught will include Ag. Mechanics, Natural Resources and Animal Science pathways.

Job Salary: Current Base Salary is $33,200 with additional contract days available.

Job Benefits: Full paid single health and dental insurance. District also offers medical reimbursement, vision insurance and other benefits through a cafeteria plan as well as 403B options.

Job Bonus: Coaching and sponsorship opportunities may be available.

Job Start Date: August-15-2018
Applications Due By: May-15-2018

Job Contact Information

Ron Wilson; rwilson@usd487.org; 785-258-2263

Agricultural Education – Trego Community High School (WaKeeney)

*Ms. Nickelson accepted the Hill City position.

Job Title: 8-12 Agriculture Education Teacher and FFA Advisor

Job Description:Trego Community High School is accepting applications for an 8-12 Agriculture Education Teacher and FFA Advisor. The teaching assignment will include a variety of Agriculture Education courses, including plant and animal sciences, as well as agriculture mechanics and welding courses. WaKeeney FFA is a strong and active chapter that will require a dedicated and driven advisor. The chapter enjoys excellent support from an active and dedicated FFA Alumni board and organization. A newly rebuilt greenhouse is located directly adjacent to the Agriculture Education building for enhanced learning opportunitites. Each student at Trego Community High School is assigned a Chromebook for classroom instruction purposes. Trego Community High School is a 2A school, and is the sole high school in Trego County. Our student population hovers around 120.Applications may be submitted to the USD 208 District Office, 612 Junction Ave Suite B, WaKeeney, KS 67672.

WaKeeney USD 208

Job Salary: As per the negotiated agreement.

Job Benefits: Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance, Advance Life Insurance, KPERS, sick leave, personal leave

Job Start Date: August-1-2018
Applications Due By: May-31-2018

Job Contact Information
Tavis Desormiers, gsprin@tregoeagles.com, 785-743-2145