Universal, indoor masking is required for all students, KSD staff members and visitors regardless of vaccination status.
Work for KSD

Work for KSD

  • Education Foundation Coordinator
  • Speech Language Pathologist
  • Lunch Aide
  • Custodian
  • Elementary Classroom Paraprofessional
  • Certified Substitutes
  • Non-certified substitutes
  • Maintenance/Grounds Facility Worker
  • Puppy Pound Day Care Worker
  • Secondary Paraprofessional
  • Assistant Boys Tennis Coach
  • Assistant Girls Tennis Coach
  • Assistant Girls Swim Coach
  • JH Assistant Volleyball Coach
  • Kids Club Site Assistant
  • Varsity Football Assistant Coach
  • Custodian

To apply for KSD jobs click here.

Please sign up for Job Alerts, under Menu, on our Job Listings page. You will receive an email alert when a new opening has been added.

The Kearney School District is the largest employer in Kearney, with 450 employees. The district is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Education Institution that fully and actively supports Equal Access for all people regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.

Classified positions include paraprofessionals, custodians, secretaries, library aides, maintenance personnel and school nurses.

NOTE: Food service and transportation are handled by private companies (Southwest Food Service Excellence and Durham Transportation). See below for more information.

All those applying for a certified substitute position must have a valid Missouri Substitute Teaching Certificate. Visit www.dese.mo.gov for more  information.

All applications are kept on file for two years.

The district contracts with outside companies for food and bus services. Please contact these companies directly to complete an application for employment.


Southwest Foodservice Excellence is offering this opportunity for Cooks, Servers, and Substitute positions. Rewarding and challenging work in the kitchens of our Kearney School District.

SFE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Applications for bus drivers can be found on Durham’s website or at the Durham Transportation office: 1011 North Jefferson
Kearney, MO 64060

Questions can also be directed to Tisa Wright by emailing twright@durhamschoolservices.com.