Keystone HS Special Education Teacher at ACCHS - Effingham, KS

Keystone Learning Services (U.S.D 608) is an educational Interlocal with a focus on special education.  Keystone provides services to the eight school districts that surround Lake Perry and outside the town of Atchison and Leavenworth.  These school districts are: Valley Falls, Jefferson County North, Jefferson County West, Oskaloosa, McLouth, Perry-Lecompton, Atchison County Community Schools and Easton (Pleasant Ridge).  Besides special education, Keystone facilitates other programs such as PAT, Tiny-K, State Grants, Operations and Facilities Consultation and professional development.

Keystone Learning Services is seeking a full time Functional Special Education Teacher to work at John Dewey Learning Academy (JDLA).  JDLA is an alternative school setting located in Ozawkie, Kansas.

Applicants must have a valid Kansas Teaching License. If you are interested in becoming a special education teacher and hold a valid license in another area of teaching, Keystone can be the place you grow! We offer tuition reimbursement for teachers to pursue their special education license while working for us.  EOE

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

 

Keystone Learning Services / Northeast Kansas Education Service Center USD 608

 

Keystone Learning Services / Northeast Kansas Education Service Center USD 608

 

Some Tuition Reimbursement available for Waiver Candidates!

Keystone Learning Services / Northeast Kansas Education Service Center USD 608

Keystone Learning Services / Northeast Kansas Education Service Center USD 608

Keystone Learning Services / Northeast Kansas Education Service Center USD 608
Effective September 1, 2017, Keystone offers a $465 fringe benefit towards an Aetna Managed Choice Open Access health insurance plan. Supplemental insurance plans such as vision, dental, disability, cancer, life and accident can also be purchased. A twenty-step salary schedule is in effect. Keystone salary schedule is a collapsed schedule (as seen in the Negotiated Agreement on the Staff page of Keystone`s home page www.keystonelearning.org). After initial placement, staff can move across and down on an annual basis. Staff with a B.S/B.A. with no experience are paid $37,517. A staff member who has a MS with 15 years of experience would earn $45,552 (step 10 because of the collapsed salary schedule) based on the negotiated agreement for the 2017-2018 school year.
Job Start Date: August-1-2018
Applications Due By: August-31-2018

Job Contact Information

Shiloh Thacher - sthacher@keystonelearning.org - 785-876-2214

Employer Information

Keystone Learning Services / Northeast Kansas Education Service Center USD 608 www.keystonelearning.org

Keystone Learning Services is recognized as a leader in educational initiatives in Kansas. This is due in large part to the outstanding people we employ.  Our staff is comprised of people who want to help students achieve their dreams, work in a positive environment and appreciate the lifestyle possible in Northeast Kansas.  We strive to employ highly qualified and dedicated staff and we support them in their efforts. Staff report that through the support provided through the mentor program and administration contact they see individual growth personally and professionally.

The mission of Keystone Special Education Interlocal is to provide high quality services to students, families and school districts.  We have been recognized as one of the leaders in the state in the areas of Response to Intervention (RtI/MTSS), early childhood special education, and non-categorical service delivery. 

Keystone Learning Services provides special education support to eight school districts:  Atchison County Community Schools USD 377, Jefferson County North USD 339, Jefferson West USD 340, McLouth USD 342, Oskaloosa USD 341, Perry-Lecompton USD 343, Valley Falls USD 338 and Easton USD 449.  Special education teachers, related service providers, and paraeducators are hired through Keystone.  Keystone also hires special education administrators to assist schools with planning, training, and supervision of special education staff, support staff, encourage collaboration between sped and legal issues, required documentation and reporting, and allocating resources for special education.  Our school districts boundaries cross into Douglas, Jackson, Jefferson and Atchison Counties, (most are located around Lake Perry). 

In addition to special education services, Keystone also provides other programs and services such as:  Tiny K programs in 7 counties, cooperative purchasing, internet and technology services, comprehensive staff development, Parents as Teachers in 21 school districts, WebKIDSS IEP Consortium, John Dewey Learning Academy, manage KSDE TASN grants, Autism, and Statewide MTSS. 

Whatever you are looking for, you can probably find it in Northeast Kansas.  We have found the area a great place to start and raise families, sit back and relax watching the sunset. Great schools, good students and unmatched community support for education makes Keystone Learning Services and Northeast Kansas a great choice!


Employer Address: 500 E. Sunflower Blvd.

Ozawkie, Kansas


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