Kittitas School District Current Job Postings - Updated 6-13-18

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Bus Driver

Bus Driver Position Opening

 

POSITION: Alpine Route

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Possess or be eligible for, or be able to obtain appropriate license requirements.

  2. Ability to work with children and adults in a positive, constructive manner.

  3. High school diploma or equivalent.

  4. Previous experience driving school bus highly desirable but not required.

  5. Pre-employment physical and fingerprint (FBI, WSP) required.

DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES:

  1. To communicate effectively with students, parents, community, staff and administration.

  2. To effectively manage school age students in a positive manner.

  3. To work cooperatively as a member of the school team.

  4. Ability to take direction from superiors.

  5. Willingness to do variety of related tasks.

  6. Ability to safely drive a school bus under all conditions.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Submit district application, cover letter, resume and letters of recommendation to the superintendent’s office at Kittitas School District, P.O. Box 599, Kittitas, WA 98934. Position is open until filled. Classified application can be downloaded at www.ksd403.org.

Kittitas School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee(s) has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

Civil Rights Coordinator: Rich Stewart,
Superintendent, 855-380-8844;

Title IX Coordinator: Ryan Hastings,
Athletic Director, 855-380-8848;

Section 504/ADA Coordinator:  Tracy Arlt,

Special Services Director, 855-380-8844


HS Head Wrestling Coach

POSITION: High School Head Wrestling Coach

TERM: Supplemental Contract for the 2018-19 Season

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Appropriate coaching experience at this level.

  2. Knowledge of required skills, techniques and strategy appropriate to level.

DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES:

  1. Ability to communicate effectively and positively with students, parents, community, staff and administration.

  2. Ability to effectively coach and manage students of this age level.

  3. Ability to model skills, techniques and strategy.

  4. Ability to promote and encourage a positive attitude within the team, both on and off the mat.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Submit district application, cover letter, resume and letters of recommendation to the superintendent's office at Kittitas School District P.O. Box 599, Kittitas, WA 98934.  Position is open until filled. All past and current coaching for Kittitas will be taken into consideration.  All applications that meet above the qualifications and demonstrated abilities will be considered. Coaching application forms can be downloaded at www.ksd403.org.

Kittitas School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee(s) has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

Civil Rights Coordinator: Rich Stewart,
Superintendent, 855-380-8844;

Title IX Coordinator: Ryan Hastings,
Athletic Director, 855-380-8848;

Section 504/ADA Coordinator:  Tracy Arlt,

Special Services Director, 855-380-8844

 

 


HS Track 1st Asst. Coach

POSITION: High School Track, 1st Assistant Coach

TERM: Supplemental Contract for the 2018-19 Spring Season

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Appropriate coaching experience at this level.

  2. Knowledge of required skills, techniques and strategy appropriate to level.

DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES:

  1. Ability to communicate effectively and positively with students, parents, community, staff and administration.

  2. Ability to effectively coach and manage students of this age level.

  3. Ability to model skills, techniques and strategy.

  4. Ability to promote and encourage a positive attitude within the team, both on and off the track.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Submit district application, cover letter, resume and letter of recommendation to the superintendent's office at Kittitas School District P.O. Box 599, Kittitas, WA 98934.  Position is open until filled. All past and current coaching for Kittitas will be taken into consideration.  All applications that meet the above qualifications and demonstrated abilities will be considered. Coaching application forms can be downloaded at www.ksd403.org.

Kittitas School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee(s) has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

Civil Rights Coordinator: Rich Stewart,
Superintendent, 855-380-8844;

Title IX Coordinator: Ryan Hastings,
Athletic Director, 855-380-8848;

Section 504/ADA Coordinator:  Tracy Arlt,

Special Services Director, 855-380-8844


Parke Creek Group Home Teaching Position

 

                                                         JOB DESCRIPTION

 POSITION:  Parke Creek Group Home Teaching Position, 

180 days/year contract based on current salary schedule. Plus 40

days for summer and school holidays that group home is in session.

 

DIRECT SUPERVISOR:       Superintendent

 

PRIMARY PURPOSE:

The primary purpose of this position will be to help students plan, develop, and execute individual academic learning programs and experiences to contribute to their academic success and their development as responsible men/women.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*:

 1.         Works with individual students in devising sequences of educational experiences that may be expected to lead the students to achievement of their specified goals.

2.         Serves as a resource person to students pursuing individual learning programs.

3.         Employs instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for achieving stated objectives.

4.         Meets regularly with students assigned for the purpose of teaching, counseling, encouraging and evaluating.

5.         Ability to differentiate instruction for students at various educational abilities, as well as understand how to evaluate student performance.

6.         Assists in the development and monitoring of behavioral plans.

7.         Assists the administration in implementing all the policies and rules governing student life and conduct, and, for the classroom, develops such procedures as are necessary for the success of the alternative education program.

8.         Makes referral of students to, and serves as liaison with such outside agencies as the Department of Social and Health Services and Juvenile Court as appropriate.

9.         Strives to maintain and improve professional competence.

10.     Attends staff meetings and serves on committees as required.

11.     Prioritize daily workload in response to students’ needs.

12.     Other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.

 

OTHER FUNCTIONS:

 

 WORKING RELATIONSHIPS:


 Daily work will be assigned and supervised by the Superintendent.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

 The daily work is performed in an office/classroom setting and at an off site within the district. The job incumbent is often required to: stand or sit for prolonged periods; be exposed to computer display terminal for prolonged periods; and meet externally imposed and inflexible deadlines. The incumbent is sometimes required to: be exposed to infectious diseases; and deal with distraught, angry or hostile individuals.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 Successful job incumbents will demonstrate a level of knowledge, skills and abilities as listed below.

 

Education and Experience

 

Bachelor Degree in Education required Special Education Endorsement preferred

Valid Washington State teaching certificate required

Experience working with alternative or at risk students preferred.

Knowledge of how to integrate technology to improve learning including credit retrieval programs

Knowledge of state essential academic learning requirements and relevant assessments for reading, writing and math.

Knowledge and experience with implementing Alternative Education Washington State Administrative Code (WAC)

 

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

 

Demonstrated ability to work with students of diverse academic and behavioral needs. Demonstrates experience, interest and willingness to work with students in an alternative setting.

Illustrates the ability to challenge students academically and to create a learning environment that is positive for students.

Ability to present information at various community meetings. Sensitivity to cultural and language differences.

Ability to maintain accurate records.

Ability to work independently with minimum supervision. Ability to maintain confidentiality.


May require the ability to produce accurate documents using word processing, spreadsheet and database software on computers.

 

 Licenses/Special Requirements

 

 One or more of the following credentials is required:

 

•Valid Washington State teaching certificate

 

 APPLICATION PROCESS:

 

Submit district application, resume, teacher certificate (if applicable), three letters of recommendation and formal letter of application addressing each of the items listed under qualifications and demonstrated abilities to the superintendent's office at Kittitas School District 601 N. Pierce St. P.O. Box 599, Kittitas, WA 98934.  Position is open until filled. Certificated application forms can be downloaded at www.ksd403.org.

 

Kittitas School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee(s) has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

 

 

Civil Rights Coordinator: Rich Stewart, Superintendent, 855-380-8844;

 

 

Title IX Coordinator: Ryan Hastings, Athletic Director, 855-380-8848;

 

 

Section 504/ADA Coordinator:  Tracy Arlt,  Special Services Director, 855-380-8844


MS Math Teacher 1 year only

Teaching Position Opening

POSITION:     MS Math Teacher- Long Term Substitute 1 year only

TERM:     1 year

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  This position will be responsible for teaching Middle School Math

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Appropriate Washington State Teaching Certification with proper endorsement(s) or the ability to obtain certification.

  2. Appropriate educational preparation.

DEMONSTRATED ABILITIES:

  1. To communicate effectively with students, parents, community, staff and administration.

  2. To effectively teach and manage middle school students in both large and small group settings.

  3. To work cooperatively as a member of a building team.

  4. To teach the above listed subjects at the Middle School grade levels.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Submit district application form and cover letter of application to the District Office at Kittitas School District P.O. Box 599, Kittitas, WA 98934. Position is open until filled. Certificated application forms can be downloaded at www.ksd.403.org.

Kittitas School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee(s) has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights Coordinator: Rich Stewart, Superintendent, 855-380-8844; Title IX Coordinator: Lance Hyatt, Secondary Counselor, 855-380-8848; Section 504/ADA Coordinator:  Tracy Arlt, Special Services Director, 855-380-8844


First Grade Teacher

Teaching Position Posting

TITLE OF POSITION

First Grade Teacher

This position will move with the class of 2030 until 5th grade.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Have a valid Washington State Teacher Certificate with proper endorsements.

  2. Demonstrated successful classroom teaching experience at K-6 with the ability to differentiate instruction based on student needs.

  3. Strong classroom management skills with students in small groups and whole class settings.

  4. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

  5. Demonstrated organizational skills and commitment to follow through on tasks.

  6. Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills, both orally and in writing.

  7. Demonstrated ability to relate to administrators.

  8. Five years of classroom teaching experience preferred.

  9. Fingerprint and criminal history background check through Washington State Patrol and FBI required.

REPORTS TO:

Building Principal

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Submit district application form and formal letter of application to the superintendent’s office at Kittitas School District P.O. Box 599, Kittitas, WA 98934. Position is open until filled. Certificated application forms can be downloaded at www.ksd.403.org.

 

Kittitas School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employee(s) has been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

Civil Rights Coordinator: Rich Stewart,
Superintendent, 855-380-8844;

Title IX Coordinator: Ryan Hastings,
Athletic Director, 855-380-8848;

Section 504/ADA Coordinator:  Tracy Arlt,

Special Services Director, 855-380-8844


Substitute custodian

The District is in need of:

Substitute custodian

 

For position information please contact the Kittitas School District Administration office 601 N Pierce St., Kittitas, WA 98934 (855)380-8844. You can access the Kittitas School District website at www.ksd403.org and complete a Substitute application.