K-12 Music Teacher (4-day week)
Brewster USD 314 • www.usd314.weebly.com
Do you enjoy rural small schools? If you do, you are looking at the right place! Brewster is working to fill a K-12 Music Teacher opening. This position covers K-12 vocal classes and 5-12 band. The Brewster music program has grown, developed, and blossomed under the direction of Sara Chambers. Students in Brewster now have a strong musical background. We are looking for that musician who can continue to build and strengthen our music program and move us to even greater heights!
A part-time contract is a possibility. Vocal or band-only teachers may also be considered.
To make an application, prepare a cover letter, resume, and teaching license. Additionally, please complete and submit the certified application located on the Brewster School website at usd314.weebly.com; Just, click on the link on the homepage for career opportunities and scroll down.
Your completed application can be scanned and emailed to our Board Clerk, firstname.lastname@example.org, and to our Principal McCoy, email@example.com.
For questions, please contact Principal McCoy at 785-694-2236.
Brewster USD 314
The district offers a fully paid single BlueCross BlueShield health insurance plan. Employees pay approx. $7 per/month for the optional dental benefit.
The base salary for 2023-2024 is $35 000. Years of teaching service will be considered for salary schedule placement.
Brewster is a small, rural community halfway between Colby and Goodland in Northwest Kansas. Brewster is known to be a great place for families and raising children. Brewster is located a mile north of I-70 which links up to eastern Kansas or Colorado. Brewster has a grocery store, bakery, fueling station, and bank in town for convenience. Brewster is approximately three hours from Denver and Colorado Springs to the west. Brewster is home to S & T Communications, the telecommunications provider for much of northwest Kansas.
Brewster School is a K-12 system in one building and operates on a four-day week schedule, Monday through Thursday. Brewster receives support services from the Northwest Kansas Educational Service Center in Oakley. Brewster is a 1A school for classification purposes. Teachers are contracted for 155 school days and the teacher work days run from 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. The school day runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and there are 147 student contact days.
Brewster has a strong tradition of excellence both inside and outside of the classroom. The staff is dedicated and experienced with a mix of new and seasoned teachers. Brewster School attracts a variety of staff and students from outside the district boundaries. Academically, the school offers all required state core courses with Foreign Language (online), Agriculture classes, Art, and the complete offerings for Kansas Regents Qualifications and Scholars. Brewster has online college dual credit course options for juniors and seniors. Several juniors and seniors spend their mornings in person at the technical college in Goodland in the CTE program for high school students. Brewster School has a 1:1 technology device ratio.
Brewster high school students have a variety of activities available to them including Student Government, National Honor Society, FFA, Scholar`s Bowl, Cross Country, Volleyball, Football, Forensics, Basketball, and Track & Field.
Brewster School is a special place with a great culture and community of supportive parents, dedicated staff, and super students!