• KINAWA & CHIPPEWA MIDDLE SCHOOL

    5-8th School Counselor – 100%

    KINAWA & CHIPPEWA MIDDLE SCHOOL

    5-8th School Counselor – 100%

    Responsibilities/Qualifications:

    • School Counselor License and Certification Required

     

    Pay Scale:  Beginning at $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Time Off & More

     

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their application on Applitrack.

    Applications accepted until filled.

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    ELEMENTARY LEVEL

    Social Worker/Counselor – 100%

    2 Positions Available

    ELEMENTARY LEVEL

    Social Worker/Counselor – 100%

    2 Positions Available 

     

    Requirements:

    • Licensed Masters Level School Social worker (LMSW) OR School Counselor License & Certification
    • Approved by the State Department of Education as a School Social Worker or School Counselor
    • Prefer one year of experience in school counseling or social worker practice in a school setting which can include a master’s level social work or counseling internship.

    Responsibilities/Qualifications:

    • Knowledge of the requirements of state and federal mandates which directly affect school counselor or social work services and special education.
    • Provide direct services to individual students for emotional and behavioral support.
    • Participate in problem-solving teams or assist individual teachers to consider student-specific data, brainstorm possible strategies and interventions, and develop a plan of action to address a student-specific need.
    • Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and families.
    • Knowledge about best practices for engaging students and families with emotional and behavioral concerns.
    • Familiarity with tiered systems of school-wide Positive Behavior Support practices.
    • Experience with MTSS preferred.

    Pay Scale:  Beginning at $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Time Off & More

     

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their application on Applitrack.

    Applications accepted until filled.

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    OKEMOS HIGH SCHOOL

    Special Education Resource Program Teacher– 100%

    Multiple Positions Available​

    OKEMOS HIGH SCHOOL

    Special Education Resource Program Teacher– 100%

    Multiple Positions Available​

    The Okemos Public Schools is accepting applications for outstanding resource program teacher candidates. The ideal ​OHS Resource Program teacher candidate will facilitate specialized instruction to a diverse group of students with cross-categorical special education needs.

    Qualifications:

    • Secondary teaching certification with a Special Education Endorsement (SA, SB, SC, SE, SK, SL, SM, SP, SV).
    • Must be highly qualified to teach in a secondary resource program.
    • 5 years of Experience Preferred​
    • Professional, collaborative and collegial problem solver.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Previous experience working with secondary students.
    • Ability to collaborate with colleagues.
    • Connects well with parents/guardians.
    • Growth and asset-minded . . . each day is a ‘get-to’ day.
    • Demonstrated advocacy for students with disabilities.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in writing and implementing IEPs.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of a variety of interventions and utilized multiple teaching methods.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Highly organized.

     

    Reports to:  Special Education Director and ​Okemos High School Principal

    Pay Scale:  Beginning at $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Time Off & More

     

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their application on Applitrack.

    Applications accepted until filled.

  • 50% Instructional Technology Support Teacher

    50% Instructional Technology Support Teacher

    The Okemos Public Schools is accepting applications for an outstanding Instructional Technology educator.  The ideal candidate will facilitate professional learning and support teachers in their utilization of educational technology. This individual will model technology use, work collaboratively with teachers within classrooms, and create video and other multimedia tutorials for on demand professional learning.

    Qualifications:

    • Must be highly qualified to teach in the State of Michigan (Any endorsement)
    • Masters or other advanced degree in educational technology or equivalent 
    • A passion for teaching and utilizing technology
    • A passion for working with and supporting teacher growth
    • Professional, collaborative and collegial problem solver.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Previous experience working with elementary and middle level students.
    • Ability to collaborate with colleagues.
    • Connects well with parents/guardians.
    • Growth and asset-minded . . . each day is a ‘get-to’ day.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in differentiated instruction and utilized multiple teaching methods.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Highly organized.

    Reports to: Director of Technology

    Pay Scale:  Beginning at $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Time Off & More

     

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their application on Applitrack.

     

  • Okemos High School/Chippewa Middle School

    Choir Director – 100%

    Okemos High School/Chippewa Middle School

    Choir Director– 100%

    • Must Be Certified in Music Education (JX, JQ)
    • Must Be Highly Qualified
    • State of Michigan Teaching Certificate Required
    • Emphasis in Choral/Vocal Music required
    • Minimum of 3 years successful experience leading a choir at middle school and high school levels preferred

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Ability to collaborate with colleagues.
    • Connects well with parents/guardians.
    • Growth and asset-minded . . . each day is a ‘get-to’ day.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of a variety of interventions and utilized multiple teaching methods.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Highly organized.

    Starting Salary $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Sick & More

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their application on Applitrack.

     

  • Chippewa Middle School

    English Language Arts Teacher – 100%

    Chippewa Middle School

    English Language Arts Teacher – 100%

    7 & 8th Grade

    BX Endorsement Required

    Must Be Highly Qualified

    Michigan Teaching Certificate Required

     

    Pay Scale:    Starting Salary $43489

    Benefits:      Health, Dental, Vision, Life, LTD, Paid Time Off

     

    Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their applications on Applitrack.

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    Elementary Level

    English Language Arts Teacher – 100%

    Elementary Level

    English Language Arts Teacher – 100%

    K-4th Gr

    BX Endorsement Required

    Certified to Teach Elementary Level Students

    Must Be Highly Qualified

    Michigan Teaching Certificate Required

     

    Pay Scale:    Starting Salary $43489

    Benefits:      Health, Dental, Vision, Life, LTD, Paid Time Off

     

    Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their applications on Applitrack.

  • Kinawa 5-6

     Special Education Resource Teacher - 100%

    Kinawa 5-6

    Special Education Resource Teacher - 100%

    The Okemos Public Schools is accepting applications for outstanding resource program teacher candidates. The ideal Kinawa Resource teacher candidate will facilitate specialized instruction to a diverse group of students with cross-categorical special education needs.

    Qualifications:

    • Teaching certification with a Special Education Endorsement (SA, SB, SC, SE, SK, SL, SM, SP, SV).
    • Must be Highly Qualified 
    • Professional, collaborative and collegial problem solver.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Ability to collaborate with colleagues.
    • Connects well with parents/guardians.
    • Growth and asset-minded . . . each day is a ‘get-to’ day.
    • Demonstrated advocacy for students with disabilities.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in writing and implementing IEPs.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of a variety of interventions and utilized multiple teaching methods.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Highly organized.

    Reports to:  Special Education Director and Kinawa Principal

    Pay Scale:  Determined by the OEA Master Agreement - Starting Salary $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Retirement, Paid Sick Time & More

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their applications on Applitrack.

    Applications accepted until filled.

    Program-specific questions may be directed to Special Education Director, Heather Pricco at heather.pricco@okemosk12.net 

  • Hiawatha Elementary

    Physical Education Teacher – 100%

    Hiawatha Elementary

    Physical Education Teacher – 100%

     

    Responsibilities/Qualifications:

    • MX or MC Endorsement
    • Must be Highly Qualified
    • State of Michigan Teaching Certificate Required

     

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Retirement, Paid Time Off & More

    Starting Salary: $43489

     

    Apply Via Applitrak

    Applications Accepted Until Filled

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    Chippewa Middle School 7-8

    Science Teacher – 100%

    Chippewa Middle School 7-8

    Science Teacher – 100%

     

    Responsibilities/Qualifications:

    • DI, DX, ZL or ZD Endorsement
    • Another Teachable Certification Preferred
    • Must be Highly Qualified
    • State of Michigan Teaching Certificate Required

     

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Retirement, Paid Time Off & More

    Starting Salary: $43489

     

    Apply Via Applitrak

    Applications Accepted Until Filled

  • Physical Education/Health Teacher at Okemos High School

    The following position is available for the 2022-2023 school year:

    Physical Education & Health Teacher at Okemos High School

     

    Qualifications:

    • Michigan Teaching Certification for Secondary Physical Education and Health.
    • Ability to demonstrate and communicate a passion for working with high school children.
    • Ability to demonstrate and communicate a passion and value for diversity, equity, and inclusion.
    • Ability to demonstrate and communicate a strong knowledge base of the content for physical education in elementary-aged students.
    • Have the ability to demonstrate and communicate a strong knowledge of effective pedagogy that aligns with the student-centered programs.
    • Ability to communicate and demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively and professionally with our faculty and administrative colleagues.

     

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • High school coaching experience
    • Weight training experience

    Responsibilities:

    • Facilitate learning for high school students.
    • Create learning plans for all students that ensure grade-level learning is taking place.
    • Monitor progress for all students’ learning and developmental goals.
    • Facilitate Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports for the students in the classroom.
    • Participate in professional development.
    • Participate in Professional Learning Communities.
    • Engage with parents, families, and community members.
    • Maintain professionalism at all times.
    • Must be able to lift at 50 lbs.
    • Other duties as assigned by the building principal.

     

    Location:                Okemos High School

    Pay Scale:              Determined by the Master Agreement: $ 43,489- $ 61,951 starting salary range.

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Sick & More

     

    Apply online at: https://www.applitrack.com

    Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools; traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

  • Cornell Elementary (K-4)

    Music Teacher – 100%

    Cornell Elementary (K-4)

    Music Teacher – 100%

     

    • Must have JX or JQ Music Endorsement
    • Must Be Highly Qualified
    • State of Michigan Teaching Certificate Required

    Pay Scale:   Determined by the Master Agreement: $ 43,489- $ 61,951

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Time Off, Pension & More 

    Apply online at: https://www.applitrack.com

    Applications accepted until filled.

    Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools; traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply. 

  • Hiawatha Elementary

     Special Education Resource Teacher - 100%

    Hiawatha Elementary

    Special Education Resource Teacher - 100%

    The Okemos Public Schools is accepting applications for outstanding resource program teacher candidates. The ideal Hiawatha Resource teacher candidate will facilitate specialized instruction to a diverse group of students with cross-categorical special education needs.

    Qualifications:

    • Teaching certification with a Special Education Endorsement (SA, SB, SC, SE, SK, SL, SM, SP, SV).
    • Must be Highly Qualified 
    • Professional, collaborative and collegial problem solver.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Ability to collaborate with colleagues.
    • Connects well with parents/guardians.
    • Growth and asset-minded . . . each day is a ‘get-to’ day.
    • Demonstrated advocacy for students with disabilities.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in writing and implementing IEPs.
    • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of a variety of interventions and utilized multiple teaching methods.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Highly organized.

     

    Pay Scale:  Determined by the OEA Master Agreement - Starting Salary $43489

    Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, Retirement, Paid Sick Time & More

    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are core values of the Okemos Public Schools. Traditionally marginalized candidates are encouraged to apply.

    Interested applicants should submit their applications on Applitrack.

    Applications accepted until filled.

    Program-specific questions may be directed to Special Education Director, Heather Pricco at heather.pricco@okemosk12.net 

  • PERMANENT SUBSTITUTE TEACHER - Okemos High School

     

    Permanent Substitute Teacher Assigned to Okemos High School

     

    Will Report to OHS Every Day To Sub Where Needed

    $150 Per Day

    Meet State of Michigan Substitute Eligibility Requirements

    EduStaff Employee

    Apply via Applitrak

    Applications Accepted Until Filled

     

    To Register As A Substitute Teacher Please visit the EduStaff web site:

    1. Go to EDUStaff
    2. In the top left-hand corner, click on “Start Application”
    3. Complete the online application (process will take about 30 minutes to two hours depending on employee type)
    4. Call EDUStaff with any questions or concerns at 1-877-974-6338

     

     

  • SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS

    Qualified substitute teachers are always needed. For information regarding subbing in the Okemos School District, please visit the EduStaff web site:

    1. Go to EDUStaff
    2. In the top left-hand corner, click on “Start Application”
    3. Complete the online application (process will take about 30 minutes to two hours depending on employee type)
    4. Call EDUStaff with any questions or concerns at 1-877-974-6338

    Work in a substitute capacity K-12 as needed.

    Rate of Pay:
    Full Day - $90
    Half Day - $50