ELK RAPIDS HIGH SCHOOL COACHING:

Girls JV Volleyball Coach

Varsity Cheer Coach

Interested persons should apply in writing to Jim Standerfer, Athletic Director, [email protected], prior to April 28, 2017.

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ELK RAPIDS HIGH SCHOOL — MATHEMATICS TEACHER
DESCRIPTION
:
The teacher shall be responsible for instruction that fosters student growth and development.  The instructor may teach math courses including Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Precalculus, and AP Calculus. The instructor shall be responsible for documenting and reporting student progress, behavior, and attendance and communicating each effectively to appropriate stakeholders.  The instructor shall be an integral part of the secondary school team and shall take part in all staff professional development offerings as well as work with other school personnel to develop the mechanism for evaluating and improving one of the strongest secondary mathematics programs in the state. The instructor shall provide instruction in other subjects as assigned and as needed per required qualifications.

REQUIREMENTS:
Possess Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education
Possess Valid MI Mathematics Teacher Certification
Endorsements: Mathematics (EX or Comparable)
Possess MI/NCLB Highly Qualified Teacher Status
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Love of teaching and learning from high school students
Team player with the ability to work cooperatively with colleagues
Knowledge and understanding of Special Education programming in general education
Demonstrated classroom management skills through exceptional planning
Ability to employ innovative teaching strategies that utilize technology to engage learners
Willingness to become a member of a close-knit school family

PREFERRED:
Successful Teaching Experience (2 – 5+ years)
Solid understanding of Algebra 2 and/or Precalculus concepts
Solid understanding of how to use classroom data to improve instruction and learning
Solid understanding of how to use standardized assessment data to improve instruction and learning
Willingness to lead and/or engage in extra and co-curricular activities
Interest in athletic or academic involvement or coaching

REPORTS TO:   High School Principal
BEGINNING DATE: Week of August 28, 2017
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Per EREA Teacher Contract

APPLICATION DEADLINE: RECEIVED by Monday, May 15, 2017 — Cover Letter, Resume, Transcripts, Professional Certificates, and Three (3) Letters of Recommendation

SEND CREDENTIALS TO: Michael J. Travis, Elk Rapids High School Principal; 308 Meguzee Point Drive, Elk Rapids, MI 49629; Fax (231) 264-0895; [email protected]

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ELK RAPIDS HIGH SCHOOL — GUIDANCE COUNSELOR
DESCRIPTION:
The guidance counselor will serve students in grades 9-12 at Elk Rapids High School and Sunrise Academy Alternative High School.  The guidance counselor will also be responsible for serving staff, parents, and community members relative to those student populations as well as students transitioning from middle school, other districts, or to post-secondary opportunities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work with the At-Risk Counselor and principals to provide appropriate personal counseling services.

Track academic progress and progress toward graduation for all students by reviewing transcripts, conducting credit audits, and communicating status to students, parents, and staff.

Work with students and parents to enroll new students, maintain EDPs for all students, create exit plans with seniors, and assist with financial aid applications (FAFSA).

Schedule students for classes each year by using the TBAISD supported software system to survey students, manage course requests, and create the master schedule in consultation with the principal.

Coordinate and supervise all standardized testing including MME, PSAT/SAT, and Advanced Placement.

Maintain student records including CA60 hard copy files and electronic records, such as transcripts.

Manage scholarship processes, including selection of recipients and coordination of receipt at Senior Honors Night.

Work with the principal and pupil accounting secretary to ensure accuracy of local and state reporting.

Work with the middle school counselor and principals to conduct transition activities, including scheduling.

Serve as an active member of the bi-weekly building-level Student Support Team (SST) meetings as well as the monthly Elk Rapids Youth Services Task Force (YSTF), consisting of inter-agency representatives.

Work with the Counseling Secretary to conduct appropriate McKinney-Vento reporting and services for the district.

Other duties as assigned by the principal.

REQUIREMENTS:
Possess valid Michigan School Counselor License and/or possess a valid Michigan Teaching Certificate with the secondary (6-12) School Counselor Endorsement (NT).

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including a great sense of humor.

Demonstrated passion for working with secondary students.

Team player able to work cooperatively with colleagues.

Willingness to become a member of a close-knit school family.

PREFERRED:
Successful counseling experience at the secondary (6-12) level (2 – 5+ years)

Master scheduling experience w/PowerSchool/Scheduler or similar student management system

REPORTS TO:   High School Principal
BEGINNING DATE: Week of August 14, 2017 or before
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Per EREA Teacher Contract

APPLICATION DEADLINE: RECEIVED by Friday, May 19, 2017 — Cover Letter, Resume, Transcripts, Professional Certificates, and Three (3) Letters of Recommendation

SEND CREDENTIALS TO: Michael J. Travis, Elk Rapids High School Principal; 308 Meguzee Point Drive, Elk Rapids, MI 49629; Fax (231) 264-0895; [email protected]

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TRANSPORTATION – SUBSTITUTES

Must be at least 21 years of age to qualify and have a valid Driver’s License. Candidates must have a clean driving record and must be able to satisfactorily complete criminal background screening, pre-employment drug screening and training requirements. In addition candidate(s) must pass a DOT (Department of Transportation) physical. A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with appropriate endorsements is preferred, but we will pay the right candidate to train and test.

Please send letter of interest and resume to: Carol Brokaw-Burry, Transportation Supervisor, Email: [email protected]


1ST AND 2ND SHIFT SUB CUSTODIANS – PART-TIME (Substitutes)
Interested persons should apply in writing to Marc Pritchard, 707 E. Third Street, Elk Rapids, MI 49629, and/or at [email protected]


Substitute Paraprofessionals- Preschool and Kids’ Club
Programs located at Lakeland and Mill Creek Elementary Schools. Candidates should be able to work well with children ages three to 12.
Requirements:

  1. Must be 18 years or older with valid driver’s license.
  2. Must provide FBI fingerprinting at a cost of $60. (This can be used at all Michigan schools).
  3. A physical and TB test administered by your own doctor. Fee will be paid by ER Schools.
  4. A DHS background clearance.
  5. CPR/First Aid/Blood Borne Pathogens.

Rate: $9.00 per hour
Date Available: Immediately

Interested candidates can pick up an ER Schools application at:

Lakeland Elementary: Linda Dart, Program Director
616 Buckley Street, Elk Rapids

Mill Creek Elementary: Kathy Lee, Program Director
9039 Old M-72, Williamsburg


The Elk Rapids Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of the Elk Rapids Schools to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of age, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, political affiliations, marital status, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, age, sexual orientation, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, or on the basis of personal favoritism or other non-merit factors, except where otherwise provided by law.