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Positions Open for 2019-2020 School Year

Article date: April 11, 2019

by Dave Hale

Section: GENERAL INFORMATION

 Weskan Schools is advertising for the following positions:
-HS Summer Maintenance Help: Weskan Schools is looking for a high school student to help over the summer. Must be going into 9th grade or above. Will be helping with activities such as painting, mowing, cleaning, waxing floors, moving classroom equipment, and basic repairs and maintenance. Will most likely work 7:00-1:00 Monday-Thursday during the summer break.

-Four-Year-Old Preschool Aide: Weskan Schools have larger numbers coming into preschool for the 2019-20 school year, so we are going to split the class into a three-year old preschool and a four-year old preschool. We need an aide to help Elizabeth Cress with the four-year old program from 7:50-11:00 on Tuesdays/Thursdays during the 2019-20 school year. Applicant must be a high school graduate; willing and able to take direction from teachers; flexible, patient, and kind; and must enjoy working with preschool-aged children.

-Three-Year-Old Preschool Provider Aide: We will also need a preschool provider to provide a three-year old program on Mondays/Wednesdays from 7:50-11:00 during the 2019-20 school year. This provider will follow an established routine and curriculum and will be trained. Applicant must be a high school graduate; willing and able to take direction from teachers; flexible, patient, and kind; and must enjoy working with preschool-aged children.

-Part-Time Elementary Aide: Weskan Schools is looking for an elementary aide for the 2019-20 school year. This position will be Monday-Thursday, 10:20-3:50. The primary role of this position will be helping with small reading groups for K-6, with teacher guidance. This position will also aide in one elementary math class and during one elementary independent reading time. Applicant must be a high school graduate; willing to take direction from teachers; flexible, patient, and kind; and must enjoy working with all of the elementary K-6 grade levels.

-JH/HS Cheer Sponsors: Weskan Schools is looking for both JH and HS cheer sponsors for the 2019-20 school year. Sponsors will have to complete the KSHAA cheer coaching test given during the Fall Spirit Spreader camp, the NFHS "Coaching Cheer & Dance" online course, and any other tests/courses required by the state. Sponsors must supervise all practices, games, camps, and activities, including riding the bus to and from games. The high school cheer sponsor also has homecoming duties and helps the cheerleaders clean the stands after basketball games. JH/HS cheer sponsors do not have to be the same person, but they could be, if the applicant desires.

To apply for any of the above positions, please contact Dave Hale, superintendent, at 785-943-5222 or email him at dhale@weskanschools.org. If you have specific questions about the preschool, elementary, or cheer positions, contact Amy Rother, principal, at 785-943-5222 during mornings only, or email her at arother@weskanschools.org. All positions are open until filled. USD 242 Weskan Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.