Assistant Director of Special Education

The Reno County Education Cooperative #610 has an opening for an Assistant Director of Special Education for the 2019-2020 school year. The Assistant Director reports directly to the Executive Director of Special Education. The Assistant Director is responsible for the hiring/training of paraeducators and ensuring the implementation of special education services throughout the districts.

RCEC is an interlocal serving five school districts in Reno County. There are approximately 750-800 students with special needs served within the RCEC districts. RCEC employs approximately 95 licensed personnel and 160 paraprofessionals serving children from birth to 21. The Assistant Director is a vital member of the administrative team and works closely with school staff in addition to RCEC licensed personnel.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, references, and a copy of KSDE license to Lena Kisner, Executive Director, at Qualified applicants must hold or be eligible for KSDE licensure with an endorsement in building leadership, special education supervisor/coordinator, or program leadership. Application deadline is April 25th.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

4 weeks vacation; 2 weeks sick leave; 2 personal days; $502 toward health insurance; KPERS This is a 12-month position. Salary dependent upon qualifications and experience.
Job Start Date: July-1-2019
Applications Due By: April-25-2019

Job Contact Information

Lena Kisner - - 620-663-7178

Employer Information

Reno County Education Cooperative USD 610


Reno County Education Cooperative (RCEC) is a progressive, team oriented interlocal providing special education services to students in the school districts of Buhler, Nickerson-South Hutchinson, Haven, Fairfield and Pretty Prairie. The RCEC office is located in Hutchinson, Kansas which is in the south-central part of the state. RCEC serves students from birth to 21 by providing both direct and indirect educational services.  RCEC offers a continuum of educational services and partners with other school districts for early childhood programming and alternative education. RCEC employs over 250 licensed staff and paraeducators.  RCEC offers competitive salaries and health benefits, tuition reimbursement for qualified applicants, and district-sponsored professional development.

Employer Address: 2500 East 30th Avenue Hutchinson, Kansas

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