To apply for positions, you must complete the online application and upload supporting documentation such as cover letter, resume, reference letters, transcripts, etc.For additional assistance on filling out the application, please see the videos below. If you do not have access to a computer or the internet, a computer and scanner are available in our office for applicant use. For more information, you may call Personnel Services at 573-842-2094.
Online Applications and ProceduresFor more information about the application process, please see our Online Applications and Procedures Page.
Due to the No Child Left Behind Act, all teachers in the Waynesville R-VI School District are required to hold Missouri certification in their teaching area. While a current Missouri teaching certificate is not required to become an applicant, employment is contingent upon you receiving a Missouri certification. You must provide our office with the status of your Missouri certificate.
Out-of-state applicants need to immediately request an application for Missouri teacher certification from DESE. For specific questions regarding certification, contact Educator Certification of the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) at (573) 751-0051 or visit their website at:
Salary and Other Job Information
The Waynesville R-VI School District employs approximately 475 certificated staff and 300 classified staff. Positions are posted for a minimum of five (5) business days and remain posted until filled (unless otherwise specified). The district reserves the right to close a job posting before the deadline date when a suitable candidate has been found. For more information, please call Personnel Services at 573-842-2094.
Our district offers a competitive salary and benefits package:To apply for positions, you must complete the online application and upload supporting documentation such as cover letter, resume, reference letters, transcripts, etc. For additional assistance on filling out the application, please see the videos below. If you do not have access to a computer or the internet, a computer and scanner are available in our office for applicant use. For more information, you may call Personnel Services at 573-842-2094.Bus drivers and bus aidesFor those interested in driving a bus or serving as a bus aide, please complete the Transportation Application and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop off your completed form at the Transportation Office, which is located at 1501 State Route F in Waynesville, Missouri, behind East Elementary. The Waynesville R-VI Transportation Office offers on-the-job paid training while you learn to drive a bus. You may also complete the fillable PDF Transportation Application and follow the same steps.Substitute OpportunitiesFor those interested in substituting (teacher, paraprofessional, custodian, food service, secretary, and nurse) on an on-call, as needed basis can apply through Penmac Educational Services, 1000 Alexis Avenue Suite A/B, Lebanon, MO 65536, contact their office at 417-588-8990 or apply online at penmac.com.
AmeriCorps/VISTA Summer OpportunitiesThe VSA Experience - A summer of service, a lifetime of value. Spend your summer serving in the community as a VISTA Summer Associate alongside leaders of non-profit organizations and the Waynesville R-VI School District- all while gaining valuable job experience. Earn approximately $1350/month while serving and receive an education award of $1,374.60 upon successful completion of an 8- or 10-week service period. Alternatively, a cash stipend can be selected. For the 8-weeks service, the cash stipend is $276.26 and 10-weeks $345.80. Call 573-842-2250 to find out more about the VSA experience.
Waynesville AmeriCorps Tutors
Waynesville AmeriCorps tutors serve during the school year at the Waynesville R-VI School District during the day and/or after school. Members serve alongside teachers to provide mathematics and reading tutoring to PreK-8 students who are struggling academically. After school Waynesville AmeriCorps members facilitate the K-5 Club TIGER after school program and assist with the 6-8 WIN after school program. Members are responsible for directing club activities and/or providing homework assistance to students. In return for their service, AmeriCorps members receive a monthly living allowance ranging from approximately $441.66 up to $1980.50 and an end-of-service education award of up to $6,495 equivalent to a full year of service with a maximum of the equivalency of 2 full years of service. Full-time and part-time options are available; health care coverage provided for full-time members. Positions will be available for the 2023-2024 school year.
Waynesville VISTA Members
Waynesville VISTA members commit to serve full-time for 12 months at the Waynesville R-VI School District or a nonprofit community agency, working behind the scenes to develop, execute and sustain community and school-based programs. VISTA members develop and enhance programs that support at-risk youth, families, and individuals in our community. In return for their service, members receive a $1,350 monthly living allowance and $6,495 end-of-service education award, health care, one year of noncompetitive status for a federal government job, and other benefits.
If you are interested in becoming a Waynesville AmeriCorps or VISTA member or need more information about either program, please call (573) 842-2250. Interviews are taking place immediately, so apply now!