To Apply:  Human Resources  500 E. Sunflower Blvd.  Ozawkie, KS 660670  phone (785) 876-2214 ext. 202  fax (785) 876-2629
  Contact Lushena Newman for more information - lnewman@keystonelearning.org    
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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 $460 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, plus $30 a month into a health savings account for anyone taking the high-deductible HSA plan.
We offer an attractive cafeteria 125 plan including dental, vision, and disability policies, as well as tax deferred investment opportunities.

School Psychologist
  Keystone is seeking a full time School Psychologist for the 2016-2017 school year.
Applicants must have a valid Kansas School Psychologist license or be in the processes of obtaining the licensure.  School psychologist are offered an additional $4,000 and eight additional paid days a year.
Applications are due May 31, 2016.  Contact Lushena Newman lnewman@keystonelearning.org, 785-876-2214 if interested.

Speech and Languague Pathologist
  Full-time Speech Language Therapist. 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.
The 8 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 office in the town of Ozawkie (on the banks of Lake Perry).

Teachers & Paras - Various Locations

  Keystone ais accepting applications for Elementary, Middle and High School special education teachers, related service providers, long-term substitutes and paraeducators.  

TASN ATBS Team Member
  TASN Autism and Tertiary Behavior Supports: TASN ATBS's mission is to continue growing local school district's capacity to serve students with autism and other complex disabilities through the provision of training in Evidence Based Practices and by providing direct consultation, resources and making referrals to other entities. This team will also be instrumental in supporting other KSDE initiatives as the needs arise.
Keystone strives to select team members with areas of expertise including but not limited to:
• deep knowledge in the area autism and complex disabilities of students PreK-grade 12
• experience with early childhood, elementary and secondary evidence-based practices and transition practices;
• knowledge of tiered systems of support such as MTSS;
• success in working with adult learners, the ability to quickly establish rapport with those with whom you work
• experience with evidence-based strategies for culturally diverse learners;
• experience coaching adult learners;

The successful candidate will possess strengths in communication, integrity, collaboration, flexibility, organization, technology use, taking initiative, and quality work. Master's Degree in Education or related field strongly preferred. Applications are due April 15, 2016. Contact Lushena Newman lnewman@keystonelearning.org, 785-876-2214.

Paraeducators - ALL Keystone Locations
  Keystone is hiring full-time, part-time and substitute paraeducators for Oskaloosa, Valley Falls, McLouth, Atchison County Community Schools, Jefferson County North, Jefferson West, Perry-Lecompton, Easton, John Dewey Learning Academy (JDLA) and for the Talented and Gifted (TAG) Program. Apply with Classified application. Contact Lushena Newman for more information. All school holidays and summers off - great for parents with kids at home and retirees!  

Keystone Learning Services is an Interlocal; it provides the special education services to eight school districts (Valley Falls, Jefferson County North, Jefferson County West, Oskaloosa, McLouth, Perry-Lecompton, Atchison County Community Schools and Easton) 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 24, 2016 cs