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Employment

Welcome to the Employment section of our website. We invite you to explore our website and learn about what we believe about students and our education environment. We believe we provide a great opportunity for teachers and staff to grow and develop professionally.

Whether you are a recent graduate looking for your first job or you are an experienced teacher looking for new ways to grow professionally, we invite you to consider a position with Kosciusko School District. Our compensation and benefits packages are competitive, our schools are ranked as some of the best in the state, and you will find us to be supportive and professional.

Job Openings

Elementary Teacher

Interested candidates must have a 116 (K-3) and 117 (4-6) endorsement and hold a valid/current Mississippi teacher license. The candidate must pass the background check to be placed in this teaching slot. The salary will be based on the 2017-2018 state teacher salary schedule according to the degree held and years of experience plus the local district supplement. 

High School Assistant Softball Coach/Jr. High Head Softball Coach

Seeking a junior high teacher with a valid Mississippi teacher license, preferably 981 certification.
Must be willing to attend workshop this summer.

High School Teachers

Kosciusko High School is seeking applicants in the following endorsement areas - physics (189), chemistry (185), and biology (181) or a combination of the three. The candidate must pass the background check to be placed in this teaching slot. The salary will be based on the 2017-2018 state teacher salary schedule according to the degree held and years of experience plus the local district supplement. Please e-mail resumes to Cory Blaylock or call (601) 582.4693. All applications should be mailed to the address listed below.

Kosciusko High School is seeking applicants in the following endorsement area - English (119). The candidate must pass the background check to be placed in this teaching slot. The salary will be based on the 2017-2018 state teacher salary schedule according to the degree held and years of experience plus the local district supplement. Please e-mail resumes to Cory Blaylock or call (601) 582.4693. All applications should be mailed to the address listed below.

Librarian

Kosciusko Upper Elementary is seeking applicants in the following endorsement area 440 media librarian. Please e-mail resumes to Henry Coats or call (662) 289.2264. All applications should be mailed to the address listed below.

School Maintenance

HVAC certification preferred but not required.

Special Education Assistant

The special education assistant will physically assist students with tasks like eating, using the bathroom, riding the bus, and moving from one classroom to another. In addition, the special education assistant will provide instructional assistance to special education students.

For more information regarding requirements and preparation, please view the full job description.

Special Education Teacher

Required endorsement code: 221
Desired endorsement codes: 910,206
Skills in behavior management.
Skills in use of technology – web-based IEP program, IPad centers, Chrome books, etc.
Advanced writing skills.
Excellent communication skills with parents, students, and teachers.

Contact Jennie Cook, director of special education, at (662) 289.7193 to schedule an interview.

How to Apply

To apply for any of the job openings at Kosciusko School District, please submit a completed application. Our application forms for both Instructional Staff and Non-Certified positions are available for download located at the side of this page.

Simply click the appropriate link, and you will be able to launch a PDF version of the application. Print the form, complete it, and fax or mail it to us at the number and address below:

Kosciusko School District
Attention: Beth Kyle
Mailing Address: 229 West Washington Street, Kosciusko, MS 39090
Office Phone Number: (662) 289.4771
Office Fax Number: (662) 289.1177

Thank you for your interest in Kosciusko School District.