Jennings School District is always recruiting high performing, creative individuals to join our exceptional team of educators. Ongoing recruitment is occurring for all certified and support staff positions. Positions with an *(asterisk) are available for the 2019-2020 school year and we are now accepting applications.
Secondary Middle School & High School Science Teachers 2019-2020
School Crossing Guards
*Interested candidates complete the application online by clicking here
BECOMING A SUBSTITUTE
SUBSTITUTE TEACHER: Visit the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) website to apply for your Substitute Teaching Certificate. Teachers holding a valid Missouri Teacher's Certificate are no longer required to obtain Substitute Certificates effective August 29, 2011. Click on DESE Web Applications and then set up a user ID and password. This process must be completed before you can be considered for employment as a substitute teacher.
SUBSTITUTE CUSTODIANS, MAINTENANCE, NURSES & SECRETARIES: Once your application has been completed , administration will review applications as substitute vacancies become available.
ALL new and returning substitutes must complete the district's substitute orientation prior to assignments being offered. If you are interested in becoming a district substitute, contact Personnel Services at 314-653-8014.
Many criteria are reviewed prior to offering a candidate a position, including information contained in the candidate’s file, background experiences, education, reference checks, and responses received during the interview.
What kind of communication can I expect during the process?
If your qualifications meet the criteria for the position, you will be contacted by the personnel services or the building administrator/principal to schedule an interview.
Does my educational experience make me too expensive to be hired? Have I taught too many years to be hired?
No. Jennings School District is looking for the best match of a teaching applicant to the available opening. We hire people with many years of teaching experience, as well as first year teachers. Likewise, we hire teachers with bachelor’s degrees as well as candidates with advanced degrees.
Does Jennings School District have a salary schedule?
Yes. Your teaching experience and degrees earned are taken into consideration in determining your salary. Teachers have found the salaries given by Jennings School District to be extremely competitive with surrounding school districts.
How will I be notified if I am to be hired?
The hiring process is ongoing. If you have been interviewed for a specific position, you will receive notification of your status when a candidate has been selected. Unsuccessful candidates who interview will be notified in writing to let them know that the position has been filled.
Where can I get more information regarding Missouri Certification?
For information on Missouri Certification, contact the Department of Elementary & Secondary Education at (573) 751-0051, or write to them at:
Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Your interest in educating the students at Jennings School District is appreciated. We extend our best wishes to you on your search.
Chief of Human Resources and Federal Programs Director