Employment Opportunities

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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

                                                                                                            PRIMARY SCHOOL
                                                      KINDERGARTEN TEACHER
                                                      2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
                                                            CERTIFIED POSITION

                                                      Credential Required:
                                                Kindergarten - Primary PK-3
                                                                  ~ and/or ~
                                                Kindergarten – Elementary K-8
                                                Reading Endorsement Preferred

Knowledge of the RTI, 504, ETR and IEP processes
Understanding of diagnostic screeners, achievement and IQ tests
Ability to analyze student data for instruction and planning
Strong background knowledge in literacy and Reading Improvement Monitoring Plans
Experience in addressing preferred learning styles
Knowledge of technology and technology integration
Experience with classroom behavior management
Exceptional collaboration and communication skills
Active participation in collegial learning, team building activities, and school programs
Meets ethical and professional responsibilities with a high degree of integrity and honesty

Interpersonal Skills:
Compassion for children
Positive Attitude/Open Minded
Exemplary Work Ethic

Deadline:  August 7, 2020

Apply on Applitrack.com


Substitute Custodial - Additional information ~   Employment Application

Substitute Bus Driver - Additional Information ~  Employment Application

Substitute Food Service Worker - Additional Information  ~  Employment Application

Substitute Educational Assist., Special Education Assist. or Media Center Assist.Additional Information ~  Employment Application

 Apply on Applitrack.com

Substitute Teaching
Thank you for your interest in substitute teaching in our school district.  Our hiring for substitute personnel is done through the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County (ESCCC).  Click on the link http://www.esc-cc.org/SubstituteTeacherInformation.aspx and follow the instructions.


The Independence Local Schools is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion, age, handicap, disability or national origin in employment and in the educational programs and activities that it operates. 

About Our District

At Independence Local Schools, we are purposeful and intentional about the strategic decisions we make for our future. We recognize our community’s rich history and strong traditions and, as we move forward, we will strengthen our educational product to meet and exceed the expectations of our students, families, and community.


7733 Stone Road
Independence, OH 44131
(216) 642-5850
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