4 Day Week Secondary Business and Social Science Teacher

USD 283 Elk Valley Schools has an opening for 2019-2020 school year in our business department and social studies department. USD 283 has 2 CTE Pathways in Business and currently offers courses in business management, accounting, business law, yearbook, entrepreneurship and computers. Entrepreneurship class will be taught in a partnership with Youth Entrepreneurs. Club sponsorship available for Yearbook, FBLA, and Youth Entrepreneurs is part of this position. Looking for well qualified candidates with previous experience in teaching business and social studies. A valid Kansas Teaching License is required. Candidates must be eligible or hold licenses in Business and Social Science at the secondary level. Our district is moving to a competency based graduation plan and launching a specialty ag program in the fall.

Candidates should submit a letter of interest, 3 professional references, resume, and current Kansas teaching credentials to Mr. Jason Crawford at jcrawford@usd283.org.

This position is eligible for a signing incentive of up to $5,000 based on experience of well qualified candidates that meet the position requirements at signing. 

Elk Valley USD 283 

State of Kansas Health Plan BCBS of Kansas Flex Benefits Dependent Care Disability and Life KPERS Retirement and Annuity Options Available 9 Month contract with extra duty assignments available $37,500 base salary schedule
Job Start Date: August-20-2019
Applications Due By: October-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Jason Crawford - jcrawford@usd283.org - 620-642-2215

Employer Information

Elk Valley USD 283 www.usd283.org

USD 283 is located in Southeast Kansas along US Highway 160 in Longton, Kansas.


The Elk Valley community is committed to providing a learning environment in which all students make progress in becoming a functional member of society. We believe that school improvement is an on-going process of evaluation, setting goals, and implementing programs. Our district is committed to providing ongoing professional development and utilizing the MTSS structure to increase student success. Our district prides itself on the family atmosphere of helping all students succeed.


USD 283 provides a competitive salary and benefits package as part of the State of Kansas Family Health Plan. Tuition reimbursement and ongoing professional development are provided for all certified staff. Our district is located near Independence, Kansas and within 2 hours of Tulsa, Joplin, Wichita, and several outdoor recreational areas.




Employer Address: PO Box 87 Longton, Kansas

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