Physical Education Teacher

Emerson Elementary School is currently hiring a physical education teacher for the 2023-2024 school year. The instructor will develop lesson plans and instructional materials that provides individual and small group instruction to adapt the curriculum to the need of each student. The teacher will be able to instruct students and revise curriculum to meet the needs of identified handicapped students who may be placed in a regular classroom. The instructor also serves as an advisor to a small number of students on a daily basis and directs these students in activities to develop relationships, decision making skills, self-esteem, etc.

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Additional Information

Salary is determined by years of experience and education. 

Base salary for 2023-2024 school year starting at ~$40,000 + $12,000 Cash Stipend ($1000/month to be used for purchase of health/dental insurance or may be taken as cash).

Up to 7 years of experience and all degree work accepted for placement.

Starting August 1, 2023.

Contact Information

Columbus Public Schools
PO Box 947
Columbus, NE 68602

Marie Washburn
(p) (402) 563-7000 13392