Gifted Facilitator / Teacher

Job Description

Title:    Gifted Facilitator - CKCIE Area Schools (Salina and surrounding school districts) - final placement location within CKCIE to be determined based on departmental needs.  Reports to:  Building principals and CKCIE special education coordinatorsSupervises:  Assigned studentsEvaluation:  per USD305 negotiated agreementJob Summary: CKCIE Gifted Facilitators create a positive learning environment to facilitate the personal, social and intellectual development of students who have been identified as gifted.  Qualifications: 

  • Current Kansas Teaching Licensure with GIFTED Endorsement
  • Exhibit a personality that demonstrates enthusiasm and interpersonal skills to relate well with students, staff, administration, parents and the community.  
  • Have excellent integrity and demonstrate good character and initiative. 
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of child growth and development, children with giftedness, effective instructional strategies, classroom management, differentiated instruction, specially designed instruction for gifted learners, assessment and diagnostic skills, and research related to learning and children with giftedness.


  • Implement procedures and coordinate the process of identifying gifted and talented students.
  • Consult with general education teachers to develop and provide gifted and talented students with differentiated curriculum.
  • Provide resources and materials to teachers for extension and expansion of the curriculum.
  • Coordinate the development and implementation of student IEP`s per KSDE regulations.
  • Demonstrate awareness of the needs of gifted students and provide for individual differences.
  • Set high expectations for student achievement and behavior.
  • Consult with parents, administrator, counselors, teachers and community agencies and other relevant individuals regarding gifted and talented students.


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BC/BS insurance + many other options Highly competitive salary per USD 305 negotiated agreement
Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: August-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Jeff Hayes - - 785-309-5100

Employer Information

Salina USD 305


Thank you for your interest in USD 305 Salina Public Schools.  We are a proud district with the mission of "Learning for All, Whatever it takes!"  USD 305 Salina Public Schools is dedicated to ongoing improvement of our academic programs and to the success of every child.  We invite you to join our team which currently serves over 7,000 pre-school through 12th grade students.  Educational positions are available in our early-learning center, eight elementaries, two middle, two high schools, alternative school, special education cooperative, adult education center. 

Salina USD 305 is a progressive, learner-focused school district dedicated to systemic change and innovation. Academic achievement for all students is the focus of every decision made in Salina USD 305. We believe our entire school community is responsible for the success of our students and we each share in the responsibility. This takes everyone - working cooperatively - to reach our common goal…

 Learning for all, Whatever it takes! 
Salina USD 305 provides the perfect place to learn and grow. Our students continue to make positive gains on the Kansas state assessments and score at or above the state average on the ACT. Graduation rates are far above state and national averages. Our community has high expectations for our schools and high expectations for each student. Our schools are safe, orderly learning environments where mutual respect and acceptance are the norm, and high-achieving students and staff can thrive! 
Our School Community
Salina, Kansas family-oriented community in our nation’s heartland, blending just the right amount of rural heritage and hospitality with the excitement and amenities of urban America to make Salina a great place to live, work and visit!
Support for modern facilities and access to state-of-the-art technology are just two examples of this community’s bold and visionary commitment to public education. The community expects our public schools to succeed and is willing to step in and do what it takes to make this happen. Our Strategic Plan, a road map for the new millennium, was established by community members and educators working together.
Academic Focus
Academic achievement for all students is at the center of every decision made in Salina USD 305. This is the focus of the district’s long-range strategic planning and the continuous school improvement process.
 Award Winning Schools and Students
The distinctions earned by schools, staff and students of Salina USD 305 are too numerous to list here! These include local, state and national awards and recognitions, such as Teachers of the Year, Horizon Awards for New Teachers, a national Blue Ribbon School, state and national fine arts and academic awards and state athletic name just a few!


Employer Address: 1511 Gypsum Ave Salina, Kansas

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