Caldwell-5-12 Instrumental with MS/HS vocal

Caldwell USD 360 •

USD 360 Caldwell Schools is seeking a passionate, talented, and self-motivated teacher to join the districts  music department for the 2023-24 school year.  This position is to keep the band department going and possibly help with some MS/HS vocal. Applicants must have a K-12 music license.

Being located in Sumner County, the teachers have received yearly stipends from the Kansas Star Casino to purchase classroom materials.  A great opportunity in a rural school with great community and full BOE support.

All candidates, including online applicants must submit all the information listed below:

        Applicants need to submit a letter of interest,

        a current resume,

        a list of references,

        a copy of your current Kansas teaching license or prove your ability to obtain a Kansas license by August 1, 2023,

        copy of college transcripts,

        A district application.


The application can be obtained by calling the USD 360 central office (620) 845-2585 ext. 2001 or from the school district web site

Go to the district information tab on the web site and look under employment opportunities to obtain the USD 360 teacher application.


Interviews will be scheduled and conducted after completed files are received and references are checked. These jobs will remain open until filled.


If you have, questions about the position call

Crystal Carothers, CES building principal at 620-845-2585 ext. 2007 or Stacy Boone, CSS building principal at 620-845-2585 ext. 2003.

Benefits Information

The district offers a health insurance fringe benefit package, KPERS, and a 125 plan with supplemental insurance offerings.

Salary Information

Based on degree and years of experience according to our Certified Salary Schedule. Supplemental pay for both vocal and instrumental programs added to candidate’s salary along with possible signing bonus.

Employer Information

USD 360 Caldwell Schools

Facebook - USD360_Caldwell

Twitter - @USD360_Caldwell

The mission of Caldwell Schools, USD 360, is to promote learning as a lifelong process for all students as they prepare for the future.  The schools, in partnership with home and community, will provide challenging opportunities in a safe and caring environment.

$1,000 Signing Bonus for fully Licensed Teacher!

Caldwell USD 360 is a Pre-K-12 school district in south central Kansas.  The district also operates a virtual academy for middle/high school and adult students.  A bond issue was passed in May 2023 to house new CTE programs, remodel existing building, and construct a new preschool/daycare facility.  The district is in the Kansans Can Redesign process as a Gemini  II school district.  

Caldwell Children`s Center-USD 360 in conjunction with Special Education Interlocal 619 provides pre-school classes to three and four year old students.  The pre-school is located on the north end of the school complex.  A new facility including daycare will be built during the 2023-24 school year.

Caldwell Elementary School-Is located on the southeast end of the school complex.  The elementary houses the K-5 students in a remodeled building.  The elementary has a Title I program, all-day Kindergarten, and provides after school tutoring for students.

Caldwell Secondary School- Located in the middle of the school complex is the 6-12 building which was constructed in 2003.  The district provides all the state required core courses, a wide variety of elective classes, and has developed a technology rich vocational program.  The school has a one to one Chromebook initiative for all grade levels.  Inter-distance learning is used to link Caldwell to other school districts around the state for the purpose of providing additional courses to students.  CTE programs and certificate earning opportunities off campus are available.

Caldwell Virtual School-Director is located on campus running credit recovery, ISS, online classes, IDL courses and monitors students in grades 6-12 that elect to enroll and get their education virtually. The school is also designed to allow adult students to earn a diploma in a nontraditional setting.  The program allows all 6-12 students to meet district and state requirements or to enhance marketable skills for employment.

  • The district offers students the opportunity to participate in a variety of extracurricular activities and is a member of the KSHSAA and the South Central Border League.
  • The district is a member of the Sumner County Interlocal #619 Special Education Cooperative.

USD 360 offers a single health insurance policy  and a competitive base salary.  Opportunities for supplemental positions may be available.  Questions about vacancies or application procedures may be directed to the board office.  USD 360 Caldwell Schools, 22 N. Webb, Caldwell, KS 67022  or call 620-845-2585 extension #2001.  


USD 360 Caldwell Schools Is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Notice of Nondiscrimination 

USD #360 does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, genetic information or veteran status in admission or access to, treatment or employment in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. 

Any person having inquiries concerning USD #360’s compliance with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, or the Age Discrimination Act is directed to contact the Superintendent of Schools, 22 N. Webb, Caldwell, Kansas, 67022; phone number:  (620) 845-2585; email:  For further information on notice of non-discrimination visit for the address and phone number of the office that serves your area, or call 1-800-421-3481.

The community of Caldwell is located on Kansas Highway 49 and US Highway 81 in south central Kansas.  It is 55 miles south and west of Wichita and 15 miles west of Interstate 35 in southern Sumner county.  The city started as a stop on the historic Chisholm Trail and the community is  proud of its heritage.  The town of 963 supports a doctor, dentist, a new hospital, two banks, a grocery store, several eating establishments, and is the headquarters of the area telephone corporation.

Caldwell Advantages

Full-time police service - 911

Volunteer Fire Dept.

Public Swimming Pool & Park


Medical Clinic

Grocery Store

Historical District

Two Full Service Banks



Golf Course


Lumber Yard


Extended Care Facilities

Senior Citizen Center

Affordable Housing

Multiple Churches

Caldwell Regional Medical Center-new facility completed January 2023

Physical Therapy


24 hour emergency care

Ambulance services with licensed EMTs

Caldwell Schools

Kansans Can Redesign-Gemini II School District

Grades PreK-12

Teacher to student ratio 1:10

Accredited by KSDE

Modern Facilities

Technology integration incorporated in all classrooms 1:1

Special Education Services

Two way IDL college courses available

A wide variety of extracurricular activity opportunities

KanOkla Networks

Excellent internet and phone service

Fiber to home and business

Graphics and printing departments

Tech Store

Great Location

US Hwy 81 & Hwy 49

15 miles from - Interstate 35

Caldwell Municipal Airport

Wichita Eisenhower Airport  55 miles


City Population                 963

County Population          22,836




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Caldwell, KS 67022

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