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Seeking 7-12 Special Education Teacher / Boys Basketball Coaches

7-12 Special Education Teacher  

Arthur County Schools in Arthur Nebraska is seeking qualified candidates for a K-12 Special Education Resource teacher.  This position will require candidates to follow district policies and meet the requirements of Rule 51. They will be able to administer formal and informal assessments, collect data to monitor progress, through various assessments.  Be an active member of the Multidisciplinary Team, coordinate and update IEP documents on SRS system.   Choose or design appropriate instructional strategies and materials to carry out the IEP goals in collaboration with regular education and other special service providers.  Provide Instruction based on student needs, and serve as an advocate for students with special needs. 

Candidates with additional endorsements are encouraged to apply.

Boys Varsity Basketball coaching is available with this position but not a requirement. 

Arthur County Schools is located in the village of Arthur in the Sandhills area of Nebraska. It is 25 Miles North of Lake McConaughy , near Ogallala, Nebraska.   We have strong community support. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package. The Current Base Salary for a beginning teacher with no experience is at $35,500 plus full insurance. We also offer a four day school week, and housing options are available.

It is preferred that interested applicants submit a letter of interest, a résumé, credentials, transcripts, and references by email to Superintendent Barry Schaeffer at the following email address: barry.schaeffer@arthurcountywolves.org

 Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

.Arthur County Schools does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, color, religion, veteran status, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, or other protected status in its educational programs, admission policies, employment policies or other administered programs.


Boys Basketball Coaches (Head Coach and Assistant Coach) 

Wanted Boys Basketball Coaches:

Arthur County Schools is seeking candidates for Head Boys Basketball Coach and Assistant Boys Basketball Coach.  We also currently have an opening for a 7-12 Social Science teacher and preference would be to hire with a teaching position, however applicants outside of teaching may be accepted provided they meet the following requirements.

Education Level and Certification:  High school degree or GED required.  In order to serve as a head or assistant coach or sponsor of any activity sponsored by the NSAA, individuals must possess a valid Nebraska Teaching Certificate or Nebraska Administrative and Supervisory Certificate or a Special Services Certificate for coaching   issued by the Nebraska Department of Education.

Objectives and expectations of the basketball program are to educate students through participation in basketball as an extra-curricular activity.  Competitive success is desirable. The primary objectives, however, are to: (1) enhance the student participants’ academic achievement, (2) promote the physical, mental, moral, social and emotional well-being of the student participants, (3) promote appreciation of discipline and good sportsmanship, and (4) promote a program that represents the school in a positive manner.

Pay is regulated through the Negotiated agreement, it is calculated using the base teacher pay for the year, and is paid over the course of the season beginning in December and ending in March.  Base teacher pay at this time is 35,500 and Head coach is paid at a rate of 9% of that base or at total of $3,195.00 and the assistant coach is paid 7% of that base or a total of $2,485.00

These positions will be open until filled.

For a Basketball Coach Position please complete the following  Job Application 

send it in to: 

Arthur County High School 

Jamie Gorwill 7-12 Prinicpal/AD 

111 Elm Street/PO Box 145

Arthur NE 69121