District employment opportunities
Current certified openings: Elementary Library/Media Teacher, Elementary Resource Teacher, Substitute Teachers (Non-certified: Director of Maintenance, Bus Drivers & Substitute Paraprofessionals)
Wahoo Public Schools has the following openings for the 2020-2021 school year:
ELEMENTARY LIBRARY/MEDIA TEACHER (.5 FTE)
Wahoo Public Schools seeks to hire a part-time Elementary Library/Media Teacher. Ideal candidates will have knowledge and experience with best practices in reading instruction, as well as confidence in using and learning a variety of technology resources. Wahoo Elementary is a 1:1 school, providing a device for each student in the school. Candidates for this position should be comfortable working with the Technology Director and classroom teachers to support technology use; however, the primary goals of the position are to: 1) focus on library and literacy skills through direct instruction, 2) foster a welcoming library environment to inspire students’ natural curiosity, and 3) support the implementation of Nebraska State Standards in the area of reading through collaboration with grade-level PLC teams.
Addition duties may include, but not be limited to:
- Develop and present direct instruction lessons to students in grades K-5 with paraeducator support.
- Encourage reading (school-wide) through developing contests and special programs.
- Assist Reading Intervention Teacher in working with individuals who are having difficulty reading at grade level.
- Support teachers and students with multimedia equipment to make classes and presentations vibrant and exciting.
- Help students identify and locate “good fit” books based on reading ability.
- Support student acquisition of research skills (hard copy and digital resources).
- Keep detailed inventory of student texts, and increase the number of high interest books to promote motivation to read for pleasure.
Qualifications: Nebraska Department of Education Certification in Elementary Education; endorsement in K-12 Media Specialist preferred, but not expected. Applicants need to submit a letter of application, resumé, transcripts, and a list of references, including phone numbers, to https://wahooschools.tedk12.com/hire/Index.aspx. All required information must be submitted in order to be considered for this position.
ELEMENTARY RESOURCE TEACHER
Wahoo Public Schools seeks to hire an Elementary Resource Teacher for the 2020-2021 school year. The candidate will provide services to elementary students with IEP's, work with paraprofessionals, organize, coordinate, and manage IEP's, communicate with staff, administration, and parents to best meet the needs of all students. Applicants need to submit a letter of application, resumé, transcripts, and a list of references, including phone numbers, to https://wahooschools.tedk12.com/hire/Index.aspx. All required information must be submitted in order to be considered for this position.
If you are interested in these positions, please download and complete the "Certified Application" posted at the bottom of this webpage. Send your resumé, letter of application, transcripts and a list of references, including phone numbers, to: https://wahooschools.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx
You must attach all required information before your application will submit. If you have any questions about these positions, please contact WPS Superintendent Brandon Lavaley (402-443-3051, firstname.lastname@example.org) or Wahoo Elementary Principal Ben Kreifels (402-443-4250, email@example.com).
K-12 SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS
Our current Substitute pay is $135.00 per full day. Please complete the "Certified Application" posted at the bottom of this page (Do not complete the Online Application Submission).
If you have any questions about these positions, please call or email:
Brandon Lavaley, Superintendent
Wahoo Public Schools is a large, growing Class C-1 district ideally located 25 miles north of Lincoln and 25 miles west of Omaha. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
DIRECTOR OF MAINTENANCE
The Wahoo Public School District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of Maintenance. Interested individuals should be strong in communication and staff management, with preference given to those with knowledge/experience in any of the trades (electrical, plumbing, construction, etc.). Applications may be picked up at the superintendent’s office in the high school, or downloaded at the bottom of this webpage (click "Non-Certified Application"). Any questions about the position can be directed to WPS Superintendent Brandon Lavaley at 402-443-3051, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wahoo Public Schools is taking applications for substitute and activity bus drivers. All training and CDL classes for bus drivers will be paid by the district. If hired, you will be required to pass a drug screening and background check.
SUBSTITUTE PARAPROFESSIONALS & KITCHEN HELP
Wahoo Public Schools is seeking substitute paraprofessionals and kitchen help. Interested persons will fill in for a para or cook who is not able to be to work that day. These positions are for substituting only, on days that students are in session. Once a background check has been completed, you will be placed on the call list.
All interested parties should contact the superintendent's office in the high school at 2201 N. Locust, Wahoo, NE 68066 for an application, or scroll to the bottom of this page to download a non-certified application. All applicants are required to fill out a background check form. Completed applications can either be dropped off to the superintendent’s office or emailed to email@example.com. Please call Kris Pokorny at 402-443-3051 if you have any questions about these non-certified positions.
Wahoo Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer.
The Wahoo Public Schools do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, marital status, disability, or age in admission or access to, or treatment of employment, in its programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding complaints, grievance procedures or the application of these policies of nondiscrimination:
Brandon Lavaley, Superintendent
2201 N. Locust
Wahoo, NE 68066
Certified Application (interactive .pdf)
Non-Certified Application (interactive .pdf)
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