Employment Opportunities

Durand Area Schools has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.
 
Paraprofessional - One on One Apply Online
Category: Student Support Services/Paraprofessional
Date Posted: 1/21/2021
Location: Durand High School
Date Closing: Until Filled
 
ONE ON ONE PARAPROFESSIONAL
Available for Secondary Education
Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Provide group and/or individualized guided practice with classroom tasks, when needed, under the direction of the teacher
  • Facilitate self-directed learning and independence for student within the general education setting
  • Provide assistance when needed to student for daily tasks, including scribing, assisting student on and off Bus and navigating between classes
  • Any other duties as assigned by building principal (including outside student pick up/drop off supervision before and after school)
Qualifications:
  • Complete at least two years of study at an institution of higher education (equal to 60 semester hours); or obtain an associate's degree (or higher); or successful completion of the MTTC Basic Skills or WorkKeys (prior to 7/1/2016) or ETS Parapro Assessment (see attached information)
  • Show evidence of good health
  • Self-directed individual
  • Ability and willingness to work with professional teaching staff
  • Strong verbal/language and mathematics skills
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds of weight
Rate of Pay:   Per MESPA Contract

Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.
Durand Area Schools has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.
 
Bus Driver Apply Online
Category: Transportation/Bus Driver
Date Posted: 6/16/2021
Location: Transportation Department
Date Closing: Until Filled
 

SCHOOL BUS DRIVER

All Fees and training paid for by the District

Full Insurance Benefits

HSA Healthcare if working an average 30+ hours per week

Dental, vision, life and long-term disability
if working a minimum 20 hours per week

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Applicants must be minimum 21 years old with at least 5 years driving experience.
  • Ability to secure and maintain required licenses and certifications through the State of Michigan (CDL with B, P, and S endorsements). All fees and training will be paid by the District for qualified candidates, subject to continued successful employment.
  • Must pass a physical examination including random drug testing, demonstrating mental/physical ability and stamina for meeting the requirements of the position.
  • Ability to maintain order and safety among students on the bus, communicating clearly and in a positive manner.
  • Criminal background check including fingerprinting required.

 

Rate of Pay:
Per DESPA Contract. $19.27/hour for regular route driving and $14.53/hour for trip driving for the 2021-22 school year.  Pay rate may be adjusted based upon experience as a school bus driver.

Bonuses: 

1) Subject to criminal background check including fingerprinting, the District will pay you a $500 signing bonus as a fully qualified bus driver upon hire or upon completion of training, licensure and certification. 

2) A $1,000 bonus will be paid at the end of the school year if the new bus driver remains employed for the entire school year. This bonus may be prorated based upon hire date.
 
Hours: Hours and route to be determined.
 
Contact John Smyth at 989-288-5060 for more information.

 

Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.
 
Durand Area Schools has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.
 
Lunchroom Aide Apply Online
Category: Food Service/Lunchroom Aide
Date Posted: 6/17/2021
Location: Administration Office
Date Closing: Until Filled

Hours:     2 Hour Shifts  (while school is in session and lunch is being served)

Duties/Responsibilities:  
1. Supervise students in lunchroom
2.  Assist in cleaning and preparation of lunchroom
3.  Any other duties as directed by the principal or food service director
 
Qualifications:
1. Possess a high school diploma
2. Show evidence of good health
3. Self-motivated individual
4. Ability and willingness to work in cafeteria environment
 
Rate of Pay:   Per MESPA Contract
 

Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.
Durand Area Schools has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.
 
Golf Coach - Varsity Girls Apply Online
Category: Athletics/Activities/Coaching
Date Posted: 7/19/2021
Location: Durand High School
Date Closing: Until Filled
 
Vacancy Open Until Filled

Qualifications:
  • Experience and knowledge of the sport
  • Patience and communication skills
  • Ability to motivate and work with students
  • Exercise good judgement and make responsible decisions
Rate of Pay:  Per Schedule B
 

Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.
 
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Elementary Teacher - 3rd Grade Apply Online
Category: Elementary School Teaching
Date Posted: 7/28/2021
Location: Robert Kerr Elementary
Date Closing: Until Filled

Elementary Teacher - 3rd Grade

Qualifications:
  • Must hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Must hold a valid State of Michigan Elementary Teacher Certificate or endorsement
  • Meet NCLB standards for the position 
Responsibilities:
  • Continuous ongoing learning and the development of the instructional craft.
  • Encourages, supports and mentors ongoing learning in students.
  • Positive relationships and communication, promoting and modeling a safe and supportive learning culture for all.
  • Establishing a learning environment that is accountable for effective instruction, assessment and data-driven decision-making.
  • Collegiality and professionalism at all times.
  • Participates in professional development, maintains appropriate certification and qualifications.
  • Teaches district-approved curriculum, as well as local and state standards, using best-practices and program-specific objectives.
  • Creates a positive, engaging classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriately responds to the maturity level and interest of the students.
  • Participates in district and school initiatives, adheres to building and district school improvement plans.
  • Proactively teaches appropriate behavior and expectations.
  • Identifies and responds to the learning style of all students. Differentiates instruction to accommodate these styles.
  • Communicates regularly with students, parents, families and administration in advocacy of student growth. Develops communication plans that adjust for varying levels of parent involvement and inclusion.
  • Adheres to district and school rules and procedures.
  • Conducts behavior to demonstrate collegiality and professionalism at all times.
  • Maintains regular predictable attendance.
  • Other duties as assigned by the building administrator.
 
Starting Date:   2021-2022 School Year
 
 Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.
Durand Area Schools has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.
 
Caregiver - GSRP Preschool Apply Online
Category: Student Support Services/Early Childhood
Date Posted: 8/4/2021
Location: Bertha Neal Elementary
Date Closing: Until Filled
 
GSRP Preschool Caregiver ( Two Positions Available)

Caregiver will assist with supervision of the children and implement group experiences and lesson plans in coordination with the rest of the classroom instructional team.
 
Monday - Friday from 8:10 AM - 3:55 PM (30 min unpaid lunch)
Pay to be determined based on qualifications and credentials.  Minimum starting pay $9.65 per hour
 
Qualifications:
  • Minimum age of 18
  • Prefer some experience working with preschool-aged children or desire to pursue education as a career choice
  • Education in child development, child guidance, human relations, and/or equivalent experience preferred
  • Team player and student centered
  • Adult and child CPR, First Aid, and AED Certifications within 30 days of hire date (provided for you)
  • Ability to work with diverse populations
  • Ability to use technology for observational purposes
Physical Demands:
  • Lead and participate in activities that may include some forms of physical activity
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs if needed
Essential Functions:
  • Supervise and implement the program activities at the site

 Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.
Durand Area Schools has a vacancy for your consideration. Please find the details below.
 
Long-term ELA Substitute Teacher Apply Online
Category: Substitute/Substitute Teacher
Date Posted: 8/4/2021
Location: Durand Middle School
Date Closing: Until Filled

                                                              Long-Term ELA Substitute Teaching Position                                              
                                
Qualifications:
  • Valid Michigan Elementary or Secondary Teacher Certificate
  • Meet NCLB standards for the position

 
Durand Area Schools uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online.