K-5 Elementary Teacher Special Education

Marion County Special Education Cooperative #617 has an opening for an Elementary Special Education Teacher.  This position will be assigned to K-5 Peabody Elementary School. 

Interested candidates should have a Elementary Ed degree, current Kansas Teaching License and a Special Education endorsement or be working toward this endorsement. 

This position is for the 2019-2020 school year. 

MCSEC serves five school districts within Marion County including: Centre USD 397, Peabody USD 398, Marion USD 408, Hillsboro USD 410 and Goessel USD 411. 


Marion County Special Education Cooperative USD 617

Marion County Special Education Cooperative USD 617
Full single insurance policy paid, Cafeteria Plan and 403B plans available Placement on the salary schedule based on years of experience and education
Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: August-30-2019

Job Contact Information

Patty Putter - pputter@mcsec.org - 620-382-2858

Employer Information

Marion County Special Education Cooperative USD 617 www.mcsec.org

Marion County Special Education Cooperative #617 serves students in five school districts within Marion County, including: USD 410 Durham-Hillsboro-Lehigh, USD 408 Marion-Florence, USD 398 Peabody-Burns, USD 397 Centre-Lost Springs, and USD 411 Goessel. MCSEC is an inter-local that offers services for students birth to age 21.   Marion and Hillsboro are both 3A schools and the other three districts are 1A or 2A. 

WHAT`S NEW:  MCSEC and Tabor College have partnered to form the Tabor College Project SEARCH, an educational transition program for older students with disabilities.  Beginning in the 2018-2019 school year Tabor College Project SEARCH will host 6 Student Interns. The interns will rotate through various departments of the college working in 3 different internship sites over the school year.  Marion County has truly been blessed with this wonderful opportunity to further serve older students with disabilities.  

MARION COUNTY:  Marion County is just on the west edge of the Flint Hills.  With both a county lake and a federal reservoir on either side of Marion, there is abundant, hunting, fishing, camping, and other lake activities within minutes of town.  When you find yourself in Marion County, you will find communities enriched with deep historical heritage that are dedicated to preserving the past and embracing the future.


Marion County has twelve communities and each community has their own special events, shopping, museums, history and beautiful parks. Marion County is home to two colleges and outstanding public schools!  


Come Live, Work, Play and Grow With Us in Marion County.


LOCATION:  Marion is located along Hwy. 77 and Hwy. 56.  We are about an hour drive to Salina or Wichita and about 45 minutes to ElDorado or Emporia.   McPherson and Newton are within 25 minutes.  


BENEFITS:  Marion County Special Ed Coop offers competitive salaries, Section 125 benefits and 403b plans and a Board paid single health insurance benefit for full time employees.   Universal Leave is granted annually. 


Dr. David Sheppard



1500 E. Lawrence

Marion, KS  66861‚Äč

Employer Address: 1500 E. Lawrence Marion, Kansas

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