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Employment Opportunities

Job Openings:


If you are seeking employment with the Plato R-V School District, you will need to download the application form located next to the eagle on the right side of this page.

The following positions have been posted for the 2016/2017 school year.

Plato R-V | 'Middle School Teacher' | 'Middle School (5-9)' -- (revised 2/14/2017)

The Plato R-V School District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Middle School Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. Applicants must be able to create a positive learning environment in which each student can learn and succeed to the best of their abilities while also developing and maintaining working relationships with students, faculty, and parents. Qualified applicants should possess a valid Missouri teaching certificate. Applicant must have proper Missouri certification and ability to successfully complete a background check. Coaching/Extra Duty Positions may be available.

Plato R-V | 'Plato RV School District Elementary Teacher' | 'Elementary Education (1-6)' -- (revised 2/14/2017)

The Plato R-V School District is seeking applicants for the position of Elementary Teacher for the 2017-2018 school year. Student centered, positive individuals with a commitment to the use of research based strategies to meet individual student needs are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants should submit the following items to: Dr. Kim Hawk, Superintendent Plato R-V School District P.O. Box A Plato, MO, 65552 (1) letter of interest (2) resume with references (3) completed district or MO Teaching application. District application available at: (4) transcript of course work (5) copy of valid Missouri teaching certificate (6) three recent letters of recommendation.;

Plato R-V AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associate 

Want to make a difference in your community?

The Plato R-V School District is now hiring AmeriCorps VISTA Summer Associates.  VISTA Summer Associates serve full-time from May 22 to July 30. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma/GED by May 22, 2017. VISTA Summer Associates’ activities include projects such as: tutoring; clerical/technical support; river and park clean-up; marketing; cleaning/painting; and assisting with summer youth programs. Applications available on or the superintendent’s office. Earn $973 monthly living allowance plus $1194 education award or $287 cash stipend.

Application deadline: March 22, 2017.


Custodian / Janitor

Provide a clean, safe, positive environment for students by taking care of buildings and carrying out cleaning, maintenance and security duties.

Substitute Teacher Plato R-V School District

In the absence of the regular classroom teacher substitute teachers help students learn subject matter and/or skills that are required for scheduled lessons and provide meaningful instruction for assigned classrooms.

Substitute Cook

Cooks and cafeteria workers are responsible for the preparation and delivery of meals through the district’s food service program. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and abilities required.

Substitute School Bus Driver

The Plato School District is looking for bus driver substitutes who are willing to be on call, drive a bus daily over designated routes in accordance with time schedules, loading and unloading pupils or clients at designated locations and schools. amd transport school pupils and teachers on school activity trips/charters. For more details, click the link above.

Bus Drivers Needed for the 2015-2016 School Year

The Plato R-5 School District is in need of bus drivers and sub bus drivers to drive routes. The application is online or can be picked up in the office. The online link can be found in the column to the left or CLICK HERE. Any questions, please call superintendent's office, 417-458-3333.



Employment Application

For the Plato Employment Application, click

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