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NOTICE OF NON-DESCRIMINATION
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. 

Climax-Scotts Jr/Sr High School Building

Full-Time School Social Worker

Climax-Scotts Jr/Sr High School is seeking a highly qualified School Social Worker beginning 2021/2022.

Qualifications:   Applicants must have master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from a graduate school of social work approved by the Michigan Department of Education (MDE).   This includes 500 clock-hour supervised social work practicum. 

Must meet the criteria for full approval or temporary approval for school social worker as set forth by the MDE (3-10-14)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must assist with promoting a positive school culture and collaboration among all colleagues.  Maintaining a positive building culture is essential to the team.

Provide SSW services to students whose IEP specifically identifies goals and contact time per month and to those whose IEP identified social work services as supplemental at the request of teachers, student, or parent.

Provide services to identified children, their families and school staff through individual, group, referral sources (CMH) and other social work methods.  Coordinate and serve as a member of diagnostic teams and IEP committees, provide information related to planning for students on the SSW caseload.

Participate in IEPs and potential SSTs and conduct comprehensive diagnostic evaluation of children suspected of being emotionally impaired or autistic spectrum disorder or for re-evaluations.  Collaborate with the building Resource Room Teacher, Speech Pathologist, and IEP committee in determining eligibility for other students.

Maintain records to support the data reported quarterly by progress reports and monthly Medicaid billing for eligible students.

Observe students upon request for behavioral related issues.  Collaborate with staff in addressing behavioral issues by chairing and developing Functional Behavioral Assessments, Behavior Intervention Plans, and Manifest Determinations.

Chair all manifest determinations for 504 students and special education students; write 504 plans.

Complete and submit quarterly progress reports.

Provide professional development to staff members related to student needs in collaboration with the Resource Room teacher and Principal.

Communicate effectively and positively with parents, staff, and students.

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.

Climax-Scotts Elementary Building;

Full-Time School Social Worker

Climax-Scotts Elementary is seeking a highly qualified School Social Worker beginning 2021/2022.

This position is a permanent full-time position, with ability to be part-time if the candidate prefers.

Qualifications:   Applicants must have master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from a graduate school of social work approved by the Michigan Department of Education (MDE).   This includes 500 clock-hour supervised social work practicum. 

Must meet the criteria for full approval or temporary approval for school social worker as set forth by the MDE (3-10-14)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must assist with promoting a positive school culture and collaboration among all colleagues.  Maintaining a positive building culture is essential to the team at Climax-Scotts Elementary School.

Provide SSW services to students whose IEP specifically identifies goals and contact time per month and to those whose IEP identified social work services as supplemental at the request of teachers, student, or parent.

Provide services to identified children, their families and school staff through individual, group, referral sources (CMH) and other social work methods.  Coordinate and serve as a member of diagnostic teams and IEP committees, provide information related to planning for students on the SSW caseload.

Participate in IEPs and potential SSTs and conduct comprehensive diagnostic evaluation of children suspected of being emotionally impaired or autistic spectrum disorder or for re-evaluations.  Collaborate with the building Resource Room Teacher, Speech Pathologist, and IEP committee in determining eligibility for other students.

Maintain records to support the data reported quarterly by progress reports and monthly Medicaid billing for eligible students.

Observe students upon request for behavioral related issues.  Collaborate with staff in addressing behavioral issues by chairing and developing Functional Behavioral Assessments, Behavior Intervention Plans, and Manifest Determinations.

Chair all manifest determinations for 504 students and special education students; write 504 plans.

Complete and submit quarterly progress reports.

Provide professional development to staff members related to student needs in collaboration with the Resource Room teacher and Principal.

Communicate effectively and positively with parents, staff, and students.

Accepting online information to:

teri.peters@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.

INTERNAL and EXTERNAL JOB POSTING
Climax-Scotts Elementary

Part-Time Music Teacher for Climax-Scotts Elementary Building for 2021-2022

There is a strong potential for this position becoming full-time

Climax-Scotts is seeking a highly qualified music teacher for our Climax-Scotts Elementary building for a .54 position.  Additional Para hours may be considered if a candidate has that preference.  Our building has a very caring staff, the smallest class sizes in Kalamazoo County, and the highest number of trained paraprofessionals to assist with various needs. We are a positive staff searching for a positive music teacher to add to our team!

Our music department is well stocked with instruments and other equipment:

Two acoustic pianos, 17 Yamaha keyboards, Malmark choir chimes, three cases colored bells,

20 ukuleles, full selection of Orff instruments, recently upgraded technology in the classroom, a large flat screen television, Chromebooks and Google Classroom, school wide recorders purchased annually by Music Boosters, Music K-8 subscription

Applicants must have a valid Michigan Elementary Teaching Certificate and meet all federal and state requirements to be highly qualified. 

Please scan all required documents into one stack and email to the below address: Cover letter, resume with transcripts, copy of teaching certificate, and three letters of recommendation.

Accepting only online information to:

teri.peters@csschools.net

Deadline: Until Filled 

Full or Part Time Art Teacher for 2021-2022

This is a permanent position.

Climax-Scotts is seeking a highly qualified art teacher for our Climax-Scotts Elementary building. Our building has a very caring staff, the smallest class sizes in Kalamazoo County, and the highest number of trained paraprofessionals to assist with various needs. We are a positive staff searching for a positive music teacher to add to our team!

Applicants must have a valid Michigan Elementary Teaching Certificate and meet all federal and state requirements to be highly qualified. 

Please scan all required documents into one stack and email to the below address:

Cover letter, resume with transcripts, copy of teaching certificate, and three letters of recommendation.

Accepting only online information to:

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

Deadline: Until Filled 

Full or Part Time Spanish Teacher for 2021-2022

This is a permanent position.

Climax-Scotts is seeking a highly qualified Spanish teacher for our Climax-Scotts Elementary building. Our building has a very caring staff, the smallest class sizes in Kalamazoo County, and the highest number of trained paraprofessionals to assist with various needs. We are a positive staff searching for a positive music teacher to add to our team!

Applicants must have a valid Michigan Elementary Teaching Certificate and meet all federal and state requirements to be highly qualified. 

Please scan all required documents into one stack and email to the below address:

Cover letter, resume with transcripts, copy of teaching certificate, and three letters of recommendation.

Accepting only online information to:

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

Deadline: Until Filled 

Climax-Scotts Elementary School
Full-Time General Education Teacher for the 2021-2022 School Year


Climax-Scotts is seeking a highly qualified teacher for 2nd grade.

Applicants must have a valid Michigan Elementary Teaching Certificate and meet all federal and state requirements to be highly qualified. Experience working with elementary children preferred but not required.   Applicants must enjoy working within a team and possess a positive attitude who is willing to learn our systems.

Climax Scotts Elementary 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.

Accepting only online information to: darcy.soule@csschools.net and teri.peters@csschools.net

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

Deadline: Until Filled

*When submitting information via email, please attach the information as PDF documents.

Climax-Scotts Elementary School
Full-Time General Education Teacher for the 2021-2022 School Year


Climax-Scotts is seeking a highly qualified teacher for 4th grade.

Applicants must have a valid Michigan Elementary Teaching Certificate and meet all federal and state requirements to be highly qualified. Experience working with elementary children preferred but not required.   Applicants must enjoy working within a team and possess a positive attitude who is willing to learn our systems.

Climax Scotts Elementary 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.

Accepting only online information to: darcy.soule@csschools.net and teri.peters@csschools.net

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

Deadline: Until Filled

*When submitting information via email, please attach the information as PDF documents.

Elementary Pre-K Threes Teacher + Possible Para-Professional Hours

This is a permanent position beginning in school year 2021-2022

Work Schedule:

Pre-K Threes Teacher: Tuesday & Thursday 8:30 – 11:30
Option for an additional 23.5 hours of para-professional work. 

Pay Rate: Commensurate with Experience
Deadline: Until Filled

Tasks listed below:  

Building para duties may include reading support, small group instruction, recess and/or cafeteria supervision, and other miscellaneous duties.

Must be able to work well within a team in a positive manner. Experience working with students preferred.

The “No Child Left Behind Act” mandates that all para educators meet certain educational requirements. This position requires someone to be "Highly Qualified" which would be either an Associate's Degree or higher in a child-related field and/or some semester hours + work experience hours.

Please send your resume package to Principal Teri Peters at teri.peters@csschools.net.

Resume package must include the following:

Cover letter, resume, three letters of recommendation, and transcripts and/or teaching license if applicable.

Climax-Scotts is seeking qualified para-professionals

Applicants must have passed the Work Keys test, OR hold an associate’s degree. Applicants must enjoy working within a team and possess a positive attitude who is willing to learn our procedures.

Climax Scotts Elementary 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 toTeri Peters, Elementary Principal

Accepting only online information to:teri.peters@csschools.net

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

Deadline: Until Filled

CLIMAX-SCOTTS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
Part-Time Custodian

Position Available Immediately

Monday – Friday
3:00 - 11:30 p.m.
Salary Commensurate with Experience

Requirements:

  • Previous experience in a school setting preferred.
     
  • Must have a clean criminal background - you will be required to undergo fingerprinting. 
     
  • 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 (stripping/waxing/scrubbers), 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 a letter of interest and/or a resume outlining your experience, along with any letters of recommendation.

Electronically
scott.simmons@csschools.net

Regular postal mail
Climax-Scotts Community Schools                                               
Attn: Scott Simmons, Maintenance & Custodial Supervisor
372 South Main Street
Climax, MI  49034

CLIMAX-SCOTTS COMMMUNITY SCHOOLS NEEDS BUS DRIVERS!

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 or via email at: tim.bridges@csschools.net.

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) 

OR

  • Criminal background screening
  • Valid Michigan Teaching Certificate

Pay Scale:  Full Day $75.00  /  Half Day $40

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.

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