EMPLOYMENT
To Apply:  Human Resources  500 E. Sunflower Blvd.  Ozawkie, KS 660670  phone (785) 876-2214 ext. 202  fax (785) 876-2629
  Contact Krystal Porter for more information - kporter@keystonelearning.org    
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KEYSTONE - KANSAS TEACHING JOBS
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Ask our current special education teachers about what makes working for Keystone great, and they will tell you: strong administrative support, opportunities for professional growth, innovative practices, and great colleagues.
Find your fit - grow with us!

 
Applicants must have a valid Kansas Teaching License. If you are interested in becoming a special education teacher and hold a valid license in another area of teaching, Keystone can be the place you grow!
Benefits - Keystone provides $430 a month in fringe dollars for a single health plan and $600 per month for any plan above a single policy for certified and 12-month staff.
We offer an attractive cafeteria 125 plan including dental, vision, and disability policies, as well as tax deferred investment opportunities.

Speech Language Pathologist
 

Full-time Speech Language Therapist for the 2014-2015 school year. Keystone hires bright, energetic staff that are willing to try new innovative practices.
The school districts served by Keystone are within a 30- minute drive of Lawrence, Topeka or the town of Atchison. Keystone's main office is located in the town of Ozawkie (on the banks of Lake Perry). All of the districts have adopted some form of MTSS and all of the districts are working together to provide high quality services for their students.

 

Autism Consultant
  Full time position to serve as an itinerant consultant to eight school districts in Northeast Kansas.  This individual will supervise services being delivered to students with autism spectrum disorder or similar symptoms. Job start date Aug. 1, 2014  

Accounts Receivable / Business Office Clerk - Download Complete Job Description
  Applicants should be familiar with basic accounting software with some experience / educational background in general accounting principles. Starting salary between $10.00-$12.00 per hr. based on experience. This position supports the business manager and business staff. The clerk communicates frequently with the Business Manager to ensure smooth and timely communication with clients and with other Keystone staff regarding accounts receivable and billing.
Primary Duties:
 Implementation of general billing procedures
 Implementation of accounts receivable procedures
 Special projects as assigned
 Check Reconciliation
 W-9s
 Certification of Time Procedures
 Send monthly statements/collect unpaid balances
 Accounts Receivable / Business Office Clerk is also responsible for "other duties" as assigned
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TASN/ATBS Provider - Download Complete Job Description
 

To develop and maintain a sound working relationship with the Kansas State Department of Education’s (KSDE) Early Childhood Special Education and Title Services Team through the promotion of and collaboration with the KSDE’s Technical Assistance Support Network (TASN). In particular, this position is to develop supports to increase statewide capacity of education systems with specific emphasis in the area of preschool through grade12 behavior. This position will require close work with all TASN providers and with KSDE.
Required Skills
· Ability to work effectively as a member of a team· Direct experience at the building and/or district level implementing a multi- tier or school-wide system of supports
· Strong working knowledge of data-based decision making
· Expertise in data analysis to improve student achievement
· Experience in behavior, leadership and instructional coaching is preferred
· Knowledge of curriculum-based instruction, current instructional and assessment research, instructional technology/design, and current behavior issues and trends
· Experience with behavior instructional/assessment software and programs
· Experience observing and modeling in classrooms and providing feedback to teachers to improve their practices
· Strong working knowledge of systems change, results-based staff development, leadership, basic evaluation techniques and problem solving
· Skillful with adult learners
· Organizational skills for setting and accomplishing both short and long- term goals
Salary will be based upon job responsibilities, experience and education.
260 day contract with Keystone Learning Services is to be completed beween July 1, 2014 - June, 30, 2015.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 

TASN Autism Tertiary Behavior Project Team Member - Download Complete Job Description
 

To develop and maintain a sound working relationship with the Kansas State Department of Education’s (KSDE) Early Childhood Special Education and Title Services Team through the promotion of and collaboration with the KSDE’s Technical Assistance Support Network (TASN). In particular, this position is to develop supports to increase statewide capacity of education systems with specific emphasis in the area of preschool through grade12 behavior and provision of services to students identified with ASD. This position will require close work with all TASN providers and with KSDE.
Required Skills
· Ability to work effectively as a member of a team
· Experience and training in diagnostic tools associated with the clinical diagnosis of autism
· Strong working knowledge of data-based decision making
· Expertise in data analysis to improve student achievement
· Experience in behavior, leadership and instructional coaching is preferred
· Knowledge/skill in consulting, collaborating and coaching EBP.
· Experience with behavior instructional/assessment software and programs
· Experience observing and modeling in classrooms and providing feedback to teachers to improve their practices
· Ability to work both independently (be a self-starter) and in a group.
· Skillful with adult learners
· Organizational skills for setting and accomplishing both short and long- term goals, ability to meet deadlines.
· Proficiency/Aptitude with technology (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Video etc) and a willingness to learn new systems
· Effective verbal and written communication
· Flexibility in handling multiple priorities
· Actively involved in development of own professional learning
· Regular and extensive traveling (approximately 70%) across the entire state of Kansas
· Approximately 30% overnight travel
· Ability to communicate technical information
· Ability to lift/move professional learning materials weighing up to 70 pounds
Salary will be based upon job responsibilities, experience and education.
260 day contract with Keystone Learning Services is to be completed beween July 1, 2014 - June, 30, 2015.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

 

TASN Math Specialist - TASN Statewide - Download Complete Job Description
 

To develop and maintain a sound working relationship with the Kansas State Department of Education’s (KSDE) Early Childhood Special Education and Title Services Team through the promotion of and collaboration with the KSDE’s Technical Assistance Support Network (TASN). In particular, this position is to develop supports to increase statewide capacity of education systems with specific emphasis in the area of preschool through grade 12 mathematics. This position will require close work with all TASN providers and with KSDE.
Required Skills
• Direct experience at the building and/or district level implementing a multi-tier system of supports
• Strong working knowledge of data-based decision making
• Expertise in data analysis to improve student achievement
• Experience in mathematics, leadership, and instructional coaching is
preferred
• Knowledge of curriculum-based instruction, current instructional and
assessment research, instructional technology/design, and current mathematics issues and trends
• Experience with mathematics instructional/assessment software and programs • Experience observing and modeling in classrooms and providing feedback to
teachers to improve their practices
• Strong working knowledge of systems change, results-based staff development,
leadership, basic evaluation techniques and problem solving
• Skillful with adult learners
• Organizational skills for setting and accomplishing both short and long- term goals
Educational and professional requirements
• Masters Degree in Mathematics related area or comparable field
• Minimum of 5 years of direct experience at the building or district level is preferred
• Proficiency with technology
• Effective verbal and written communication
• Flexibility in handling multiple priorities
• Actively involved in development of own professional learning
• Regular and extensive traveling (approximately 70%) across the entire state of Kansas
• Approximately 30% overnight travel
• Ability to communicate technical information
• Ability to lift/move professional learning materials weighing up to 70 pounds
Salary will be based upon job responsibilities, experience and education. 260 day contract.

 

NEKITS Early Childhood Teacher
  Northeast Kansas Infant Toddler Services is seeking applications for a creative and quality driven Early Childhood Special Education Teacher to work with families that include infants and toddlers with developmental disabilities. The teacher will work as part of our Tiny-k team conduction evaluations and providing evidence based practices / interventions and support services in children's homes, childcare settings and other community locations.
· Applicant must hold degree in Early Childhood with current licensure in the State of Kansas for Early Childhood Special Education.
·Master degree preferred.
·Four years experience working with persons with disabilities preferred.
·Must have and maintain a valid Kansas Driver's License and insurance as well as a satisfactory driving record.
This position is part-time working approximately 20 hours a week.
Inquiries / resume can be forwarded to:
NEKITS
Attention: Rachel Raydo
rachelraydo@gmail.com
Phone: 785-876-2214
Fax: 785-876-2629
500 E. Sunflower Blvd.
Ozawkie KS 66070
 

Interrelated Special Education Teachers
  Keystone is seeking full-time Elementary, Middle and High School Special Education teachers for the 2014-15 school year in several of our school districts. Keystone hires bright, energetic staff that are willing to try new innovative practices. The special education staff at Keystone have a close relationship with the districts they work in daily. Most of the staff become active not only in Keystone but their district's activities. All of the school districts have adopted some form of MTSS and all of the districts are working together to provide high quality services for their students.
Applicants must have a valid Kansas Teaching License. If you are interested in becoming a special education teacher and hold a valid license in another area of teaching, Keystone can be the place you grow! We offer tuition reimbursement up to $2000 annually for teachers to pursue their special education license while working for us.
 

School Psychologist
  Full--time School Psychologist for the 2013-14 school year in the service area of Keystone Learning Services Interlocal #608. This position involves working with preschool through 12th grade students. Job responsibilities include collaboration and instructional consultation with teachers, principals, and parents; assisting schools with implementation of the problem-solving process/MTSS/RTI; and evaluation of students. Opportunities for School Psychologists working for Keystone include: ongoing collegial dialogue at departmental meetings; involvement with ongoing Keystone teams, such as assistive technology, mini-team members for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Assistive Technology and Early Childhood; and the opportunity to participate in staff development opportunities both on-site as well as state-wide workshops.  

Teachers & Paras - Various Locations
  Keystone accepts applications for Elementary, Middle and High School special education teachers, related service providers, long-term substitutes and paraeducators.  

Keystone Learning Services is an Interlocal; it provides the special education services to seven school districts (Valley Falls, Jefferson County North, Jefferson County West, Oskaloosa, McLouth, Perry/Lecompton and Atchison County Community Schools) and runs other programs not special education such as Parents as Teachers, State Grants, and Professional Development. Keystone provides services to the school districts that surround Lake Perry. The school districts served are within a 30 minute drive of Lawrence, Topeka or the town of Atchison. Keystone's main office is located in the town of Ozawkie (on the banks of Lake Perry).
Keystone Learning Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in this programs and activities.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Keystone Learning Services Executive Director, 500 E. Sunflower Blvd., Ozawkie, KS 66070, 785-876-2214.





Updated April 14, 2014 cs