To Apply:  Human Resources  500 E. Sunflower Blvd.  Ozawkie, KS 660670  phone (785) 876-2214 ext. 202  fax (785) 876-2383
  Contact Lushena Newman for more information - lnewman@keystonelearning.org    
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Ask our current special education teachers about what makes working for Keystone great, and they will tell you: strong administrative support, opportunities for professional growth, innovative practices, and great colleagues.
Find your fit - grow with us!

Applicants must have a valid Kansas Teaching License. If you are interested in becoming a special education teacher and hold a valid license in another area of teaching, Keystone can be the place you grow!
Benefits - Keystone provides $460 a month in fringe dollars for a single health plan.
We offer an attractive cafeteria 125 plan including dental, vision, and disability policies, as well as tax deferred investment opportunities.

Student Data Technician
  The Student Data Technician designs and manages the database necessary to provide special education services for all Keystone students. Working autonomously, this employee implements operating practices, interpreting and modifying these practices as necessary to continually improve student services. Through design and maintenance of the Keystone website, the Student Data. Technician is responsible for all communications related issues connecting eight school districts and all participating members of the Regional Service Center. The Student Data Technician designs surveys, and compiles reports necessary to make informed decisions regarding development, marketing and expansion of Regional Service Center products. This employee is also responsible for working with professional staff to develop and design Professional Development activities in the Engage System.  Inquiries and resumes can be sent to Lushena Newman, lnewman@keystonelearning.org.  Phone: 785-876-2214      Fax: 785-876-2383  

School Psychologist
  Keystone Learning Services is seeking applicants for a full-time School Psychologist for the 2017-2018 school year. This position involves working with preschool through 12th grade students. Job responsibilities include collaboration and instructional consultation with teachers, principals and parents; assisting schools with implementation of problem-solving process MTSS/RtI; and the evaluation of students. Opportunities for School Psychologist working for Keystone include: ongoing collegial dialogue at department meetings; involvement with ongoing Keystone teams, such as Assistive Technology and Early Childhood and the opportunity to participate in staff development opportunities both on-site as well as state-wide workshops.
IEPs are written using WebKIDSS. New staff often states that they are pleased to come to Keystone because of the support they receive in their first year(s). Keystone has continued a mentoring program with new and returning staff. A staff member is hired to provide individual training on writing and running an IEP, along with curriculum and behavior support.
Applicants need to have a Kansas License through KSDE. We are able to hire School Psychologists Interns and provide them with supervision. EOE

Parent Educator - Atchison / Atchison County - Parents as Teachers
  Keystone Learning Services (Parents as Teachers) is seeking applicants to work 21 hours per week, for a Parent Educator position to work with families with young children in the Atchison/Atchison County area.  A 4 year degree is required.
Please e-mail resume and/or application to Cammie Braden: cbraden@keystonelearning.org. Download Complete Job Description.

Family Support Specialist and Community Liaison - Infant Toddler Services
  Northeast Kansas Infant Toddler Services is seeking applications for a Family Support Specialist and Community Liason. This person will work as part of our Tiny-k team performing a variety of administrative, skilled or technical work of a specialized nature in order to support the program. This person will also coordinate and performs duties of program development & communicating the role of the agency to the community, as well as works under his/her own initiative with limited supervision.   Inquiries/resume can be forwarded to:
NEKITS Attn: Brandy Schmelzle tinyk@keystonelearning.org
Phone 785.876.2214   Fax:  785.876.2383

Teachers & Paras - Various Locations
  Keystone ais accepting applications for Elementary, Middle and High School special education teachers, related service providers, long-term substitutes and paraeducators.  

Paraeducators - ALL Keystone Locations
  Keystone is hiring full-time, part-time and substitute paraeducators for Oskaloosa, Valley Falls, McLouth, Atchison County Community Schools, Jefferson County North, Jefferson West, Perry-Lecompton, Easton, John Dewey Learning Academy (JDLA) and for the Talented and Gifted (TAG) Program. Apply with Classified application. Contact Lushena Newman for more information. All school holidays and summers off - great for parents with kids at home and retirees!  

Keystone Learning Services is an Interlocal; it provides the special education services to eight school districts (Valley Falls, Jefferson County North, Jefferson County West, Oskaloosa, McLouth, Perry-Lecompton, Atchison County Community Schools and Easton) and runs other programs not special education such as Parents as Teachers, State Grants, and Professional Development. Keystone provides services to the school districts that surround Lake Perry. The school districts served are within a 30 minute drive of Lawrence, Topeka or the town of Atchison. Keystone's main office is located in the town of Ozawkie (on the banks of Lake Perry). Keystone auxiliary office is in Oskaloosa.
Keystone Learning Services does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in this programs and activities.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Keystone Learning Services Executive Director, 500 E. Sunflower Blvd., Ozawkie, KS 66070, 785-876-2214.

Updated August 16, 2017 cs