Teaching and Learning Coordinator

ESU 10 seeks to fill this position with a person who has a blend or combination of the following qualifications, special knowledge & skills. 

Job Goal: To support the ESU 10 mission through the delivery of effective and efficient professional development of educational processes as well as the support of district administrative applications to improve teaching and learning. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field required; Master’s degree in Education or related field preferred 

  • Minimum of five years of classroom teaching experience required 

  • Leadership experience in the continuous improvement process 

Special Knowledge & Skills 

  • High degree of professionalism including strong communication and public relations skills 

  • Ability to establish rapport and work in collaboration with school district and ESU personnel 

  • Ability to work on multiple tasks with minimal supervision 

  • Ability to use technology for effective collaboration, communication and instruction 

  • Strong organizational and planning skills 

  • Ability and willingness to work independently and as a team member

  • Willingness to support academic literacy and writing at the secondary level

  • Knowledgeable in curriculum, instruction, assessment, leadership, educational technology and the continuous school improvement process 

Major Responsibilities 

  • Provide technical assistance and professional development as appropriate 

  • Design, develop and execute professional learning opportunities 

  • Research and promote new and effective trends in education 

  • Attend relevant training to gain/maintain skills and competencies required for effective execution of the job 

  • Provide support for all ESU 10 school districts (administrators, teachers, and staff) and ESU 10 staff, workshops, conferences, etc., both on and off-site 

  • Represent ESU 10 at local, regional, state and national conferences and/or trainings

  • Willing to travel  

  • Other duties as assigned 

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Additional Information

Terms of Employment 

FTE 1.0 with full-time benefits 

Salary based on education and experience


The following is the planned timeline for this position:

Advertisement of the Position Opening: December 18, 2019

Application Period:  December 18-January 31, 2020

Candidate Application Materials Due:  January 31, 2020

New Coordinator Begins:  July 1, 2020

Contact Information

ESU 10
P.O. Box 850
Kearney, NE 68848

Denise O
(p) (308) 237-5927 260
(f) (308) 237-5920

How to Apply

Application Requirements
Letter of Application
Completed ESU 10 Application 

Credentials or 3 Letters of Recommendation
Responses to Questions- Questions will be emailed to Applicants after Letter of Application is received 

Application and employment credentials must be sent to Denise O’Brien, Educational Service Unit 10, P.O. Box 850, Kearney, NE 68848 or emailed to dobrien@esu10.org by January 31, 2020.