The Librarian creates a positive learning environment to facilitate the personal, social, and intellectual development of students. To provide professional library assistance to public school students and staff in full utilization of services, materials and resources. In order to respond to the individual needs and abilities of students and staff, the Librarian must work closely with other staff, the administration, and other programs of Dodge City Public Schools.
· Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university. A master’s degree in library science (MLS) is preferred (will accept MLS in progress if eligible for a waiver)
· Current Kansas Teaching Certificate or license on file in the Central Office with MLS endorsement or Waiver).
· Kansas Certification of Health Certificate on file in the Central Office (after employment offer is made).
· Desire to continue career improvement.
· A team player with experience working in a collaborative environment
· Ability to listen to and communicate with parents and see parents as a resources
· Professional dress, manner and appearance
· Is patient and caring
Complete an on-line district application at http://www.usd443.org. We need the following documents submitted for your application to be considered complete and eligible to advance through the screening/interview/hiring process.
If you are unable to attach these items, you may fax them to 620-227-1695 or mail them to 1000 Second Avenue, Dodge City, KS 67801.
Applicants may check application status by reading messages sent to the e-mail address submitted on the application.
Upon recommendation of the appropriate administrative team members, new appointments or transfer assignments will be sent to the Board of Education for final action.
If you have questions you may contact Mindy Rehmert at 620-371-1004.
Dodge City USD 443
6,850 students 443 certified teachers 1,300 employees (includes full-time, part-time, temporary, and substitute employees)
Finance: $70 million annual budget
1 accredited Pre-Kindergarten early childhood education center with Head Start program.
8 accredited elementary schools for Kindergarten through 5th Grade students.
2 accredited middle schools 6th through 8th Grade students.
1 accredited high school for 9th through 12 Grade students.
Alternative high school education opportunities with adult education opportunities.