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Riverside Community Schools, a district serving the communities of Carson, Macedonia and Oakland, Iowa located 25 miles east of the Omaha/Council Bluffs metro area, has the following openings:

Persons interested in a licensed position will have an opportunity to apply and qualify for licensed positions in the school district in accordance with applicable laws and school district polices regarding equal employment. All job openings will be submitted to the Iowa Department of Education for posting on Teach Iowa, the online state job posting system. All openings will be posted on the district website and a link to all open positions will be provided on the Weekly Superintendent Update. All open positions are open to internal candidates for one week before external candidates are considered. The board will employ licensed employees after receiving a recommendation from the superintendent. 

Teach Iowa

Teach Iowa is transitioning to a new platform beginning Nov. 3, and schools will need to transfer all job postings to the new system no later than Dec. 31.

The Iowa Department of Education will be using PowerSchool as its new vendor. The new site is being designed to be more user friendly.

School staff who post jobs on the old Teach Iowa website will need to train with PowerSchool to learn how to use the new platform. PowerSchool representatives are currently scheduling training sessions for human resource administrators and hiring managers.

Those seeking jobs also will be affected. Applicants will need to create a new profile and application in the new system in order to be considered for a job.

Please note that nothing will transfer from the old system to the new one. After Dec. 31, the current Teach Iowa job board and applicant tracking system will no longer be available and information stored in that system will not be accessible to employers. All jobs will need to be closed or reposted in the new system.

In addition, all applicants will need to create an application in the new Teach Iowa system.

All public schools are required and accredited nonpublic schools are allowed, by Iowa code, to post all education-related jobs on the Teach Iowa job board.

Schools and Area Education Agencies may also use the free Teach Iowa applicant tracking system or may choose to purchase their own applicant tracking system.

Read more about the Teach Iowa transition.

All Open Riverside Jobs

Professional/Instructional/Certified

Support

Administrative

Substitute Teaching

Coaches/Sponsors/Volunteers

Professional/Non-Instructional

2/1/2021

Please contact Dr. Timothy Mitchell with questions or interest
tmitchell@riverside.k12.ia.us or 712-484-2212

Current Open Positions: 2021-2022 School Year

Job Title: Assistant Grade 6-12 Principal and Special Education Director

Job Summary: To provide administrative support in Grade 6-12 building under the direction of the Grade 6-12 Building Principal. To assist administration, staff and students in identifying and implementing the special education program that meets the needs of the district's overall vision for all students. Oversee, support and coordinate all aspects of the instructional and administrative needs of the special education program. The Assistant Grade 6-12 Principal and Special Education Director will align practices and be evaluated with Iowa’s School Leadership Standards and Criteria.

Qualifications:

  1. A master’s degree in secondary or PK-12 Administration with a valid Iowa Administrative Certificate is the minimum requirement
  2. Extensive experience in the areas of instructional and administrative needs of a special education program
  3. Strong analytical and logical problem solving skills
  4. Strong interpersonal communication and relational skills, good organizational and project management skills; sound judgment; initiative; flexibility; detail-oriented
  5. Ability to work cooperatively with staff
  6. Ability to communicate effectively

Work Days: 210

Job Title: Curriculum Director and Instructional Coach

Job Summary: The Curriculum Director will provide leadership and vision in the ongoing planning, implementation, development, direction, review and evaluation of the district’s curriculum and instructional services, assessment, research and evaluation services. The Director ensures that the district/school education objectives are aligned to state frameworks and to instructional practices that yield the highest standards of student achievement and instructional excellence. The Curriculum Director will align practices and be evaluated with Iowa’s School Leadership Standards and Criteria.

Qualifications: Three years teaching experience and one year teaching experience in Riverside. A master’s degree with a valid Iowa Certificate is the minimum requirement; Previous experience as a curriculum director is preferred; Extensive experience in the areas of instructional and administrative technology applications; Strong analytical and logical problem solving skills; Strong interpersonal communication and relational skills, good organizational and project management skills; sound judgment; initiative; flexibility; detail-oriented; Ability to work cooperatively with staff; Ability to communicate effectively; such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board of Education may find appropriate and acceptable.

Work Days: 190 days with Additional Contract Days

Job Title: Bus Drivers

Job Title: Substitute Bus Drivers

Job Title: Substitute Teachers

Any QUESTIONS-Please contact:

Dr. Timothy Mitchell
tmitchell@riverside.k12.ia.us
PO Box 218, 330 Pleasant Street
Carson, IA 51525
712-484-2212
Fax: 712-484-3957