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Climax-Scotts Community Schools has the following position(s) available:  

The Board of Education shall comply with all Federal laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination and with all requirements and regulations of the U.S. Department of Education.  It is the policy of the Board that no professional staff member, classified employee, or candidate for such a position in this District shall, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, creed or ancestry, age, sex or marital status, or disability, be discriminated against, excluded from any participation in, denied the benefits of or otherwise be subjected to, discrimination in any program or activity for which the Board is responsible for or receives financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Education. For any related questions, please contact Doug Newington at 269-746-2401.


High school diploma or equivalent required.  The individual must have: a valid Michigan drivers license, a positive driving record, and be able to obtain, within 60 days, a Commercial Driver's License with a P (passenger) and an S (school bus) endorsement. Must have the ability to manage students' behavior during transport, an excellent attendance record, be self-motivated, positive, and team-orientated with the ability to work cooperatively with staff and students. Must have the ability to read and understand maps. Must pass the State Skill Test, State Written Test, Department of Transportation physical and MDE Basic Training Program. Must be proficient in handling and maneuvering a school bus.  Training is provided.  

If interested, please contact:

Tim Bridges, Transportation Supervisor 
(269) 746-5130

Custodian - Would you like to work in a positive, supportive, family environment with other great staff and students? Come join our C-S Team and have some fun with us!

Position Available Immediately

Monday – Friday
3:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Salary Commensurate with Experience


  • Previous experience in a school setting a plus
  • Criminal background check required 
  • Excellent attendance record.
  • Self-motivated and positive.
  • Possess the ability to work cooperatively with ALL staff and students.
  • Able to do general cleaning, including floor care, windows, restrooms, bleachers, desks and other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, maintenance instructions and procedural manuals.

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, 3 letters of recommendation, and completed application electronically to:

scott.simmons@csschools.net and darcy.soule@csschools.net 


POSITION: Full-Time Guidance Counselor
BUILDING: Jr/Sr High School (Grades 6-12)
DEADLINE: Until Filled
SALARY:  Commensurate with experience                  


  • State of Michigan School Guidance Counselor Certification
  • Preference to individuals holding a Valid Michigan Teaching Certification
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Must be comfortable providing individual and small group counseling, as well as classroom presentations
  • Counsel individual students through the development of educational and career plans
  • Provide orientations for students new to the school
  • Knowledge in Multi-Tiered System of Supports, including school-wide PBIS, learning theory, child development, behavioral disorders, and testing and measurement
  • Evidence of ability to work successfully with students, staff and community resources.
  • Facilitate and schedule student course schedules
  • Participate in child study meetings
  • Responsible for district and state student assessments
  • Participate in District level staff meetings, in-service activities, school improvement teams and planning committees as appropriate
  • Ability to effectively relate to and communicate with students, staff, and parents
  • Highly organized, flexible, efficient, goal-oriented and self-motivated
  • Other duties as assigned by building administration

Accepting online information to:

brent.cole@csschools.net & darcy.soule@csschools.net.   Deadline: Until Filled

Include: Please scan all documents into one stack and send: Cover letter, resume with transcripts, copy of license, and three letters of recommendation to the above contacts.

Jr./Sr. High School is seeking a part-time Special Education Paraprofessional.

Applicants must have passed the Work Keys test, OR hold an associate’s degree.

Candidates must enjoy working within a team and possess a positive attitude. Willing to learn our procedures and to support technology use with students. CPI (Nonviolent Crisis Intervention training) and experience working in an educational setting preferred.

The work schedule follows the school calendar, Monday-Friday, up to 29 hours per week.

Climax Scotts offers small class sizes, a dedicated and supportive administration, staff, and community, as well as an excellent, well-trained support staff who are committed to assisting teachers and students.

Send to Darcy Soule, Business Manager, and Brent Cole, Jr./Sr. HS Principal

Accepting only online information to darcy.soule@csschools.net and brent.cole@csschools.net

Please Include a Cover letter, resume, transcripts (if applicable), copy of Work Keys results (if applicable), and three (3) letters of recommendation.

Deadline: Until Filled

Para-Professional “floater” Position for Elementary

Work Schedule: Approximately 9:00 – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. May include occasional requests to fill in for after school Kids Corner Care program until 5:30.

Duties will include filling in for whichever para is out, so small group work with students in K-5th for reading, math, classroom support, recess/café supervision, etc.   

Must be flexible and able to work positively within a team.  Must enjoy working with children and possess a strong work ethic.

The No Child Left behind Act mandates that all para-professional support educators meet certain educational requirements. This position requires someone to be "Highly Qualified" which would be either an Associate's Degree or passage of a para-professional support test in basic skills for reading, math, and writing. We can help to arrange with taking the test if you have not already taken it. 

Accepting online information to:

Darcy.soule@csschools.net and teri.peters@csschools.net

Include: Cover letter, resume with transcripts and copy of teaching certificate if applicable, and three letters of recommendation.

Deadline: Until Filled

Substitute Teachers Needed

Climax-Scotts Community Schools is looking for substitute teachers for both the Elementary and Jr./Sr. High School

Please apply using the following instructions:


  1. Go to EDUStaff
  2. Top left hand corner, click on "Start Application"
  3. Complete the online application

Questions or concerns? Call EDUStaff at 877.974.6338


The minimum requirements for a substitute teacher are:

  • Criminal background screening
  • Valid Michigan Sub Permit (Associates Degree/At least 60 credit hours in any program of study) 


  • Criminal background screening
  • Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate

Pay Scale:  Full Day $100.00  /  Half Day $50.00

Climax-Scotts Community Schools utilizes an outside staffing agency - EduStaff - to fill substitute teaching positions.  If you are interested in subbing, please visit the EduStaff website.

EDU Staff