Middle School English Language Arts Teacher

Cozad Community Schools, a class C-1 school district, technologically strong and intent on growing leaders, is accepting applications for a 6th Grade English Language Arts Teacher for the 2024-2025 school year.   

It is an exciting time to be a Haymaker as our stakeholders have invested $26 million in facilities renovations at both the elementary and high school campuses as we believe our students and staff deserve to learn and teach in excellent facilities.  The Dr. Robert J. Marzano Framework guides our instructional practices, and a sound MTSS process district-wide supports our curriculum integration.  We believe that all students and staff can succeed because Cozad Creates Success!  To access our new district Curriculum Website:  https://www.cozadschools.net/o/cozad-schools/page/curriculum

Cozad Community Schools is located between Kearney and North Platte along Interstate 80. We offer a competitive salary and full-family insurance benefits.  All years of prior teaching experience will be accepted. Applicants should possess, or be able to obtain, a valid Nebraska teaching certificate with proper endorsement; however, transitional, conditional, or provisional certifications are encouraged to apply.   

Coaching opportunities are available but are not required. Opportunities include:

  • Head Softball
  • Assistant HS Volleyball
  • Head Cheer
  • Assistant Cheer
  • Head Dance
  • Assistant MS Volleyball
  • Assistant MS Boys Basketball
  • Assistant MS Girls Basketball
  • Assistant HS Boys Wrestling
  • Assistant HS Girls Wrestling
  • Assistant MS Girls Wrestling
  • Assistant HS Track & Field
  • Assistant Speech
Zone 4

Additional Information

Base pay 2024-25:  $38,250

Start on BA+0 STEP 3 of the pay scale, or at the most appropriate step commensurate with qualifications with the higher salary. 

Full health insurance paid by the district

Required qualifications: certified or ability to be certified as a middle school English Language Arts teacher

Contact Information

Cozad Community Schools
1910 Meridian Avenue
Cozad, Nebraska 69130

James Ford
(p) (308) 784-2745
(f) (308) 217-4504

How to Apply

Please send your cover letter, resume, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and current Nebraska teaching certificate with proper endorsement, in PDF format, to employment@cozadschools.net.  Position subject to veteran’s preference. EOE.