Middle School Counselor

Stockton Middle School is currently taking applications for the position of 5th - 8th grade Guidance Counselor for the 2019-20 school year. Counselor certification will be required. Stockton R-1 Schools operate on a four-day school week with students attending Tuesday-Friday. Two professional development days are scheduled each month on Mondays. Interested applicants should contact Mr. Robert Bolte, Principal at Stockton Middle School.

Applications can be found at www.stockton.k12.mo.us under the Menu/Central Office Link. Please email application, cover letter, and resume to Robert Bolte at rbolte@stockton.k12.mo.us The position will remain open until it is filled.

Special Education Director

The Stockton R-1 School District is seeking applicants for the position of Special Education Director for the 2019-2020 school year. Stockton School District has about 1,000 students and is approximately 50 miles northwest of Springfield. Stockton is a member of the Exceptional Pupil Cooperative in Bolivar, MO. Qualifications: Special Education Administrator's Certification preferred. Minimum of two years of teaching and/or administrative experience in Special Education required. Description: Responsible for the leadership, management, and coordination of local district special education programs and services in compliance with the state and federal requirements with Disability Education Act, IDEA and 504s. Director will be responsible for all special education requirement guidelines while working with each building principal to meet building special education needs. Oversee on campus special education program and coordinate services through the Exceptional Pupil Cooperative. This is a 10 month position.

Other Information: Application deadline is March 29, 2019. All interested applicants should request an application from the Stockton R-1 Central Office or visit our website at www.stockton.k12.mo.us (applications are under the Central office page). A complete file will include: 1. Completed application, 2. Letter of application. Include reasons for interest in the position and a description of significant accomplishments of the past few years, 3. Copy of your Missouri administrative and teaching certificate or verification of eligibility for a Missouri teaching certificate, 4. Copy of your latest transcript(s) with the application. An official copy of your transcript(s) will be required if you are employed, 5. Current resume and three recent letters of recommendation. For more information and application materials contact: Gina Smith at 417-276-5143.

High School Social Science and Coaching

Stockton High School is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of High School Social Science for the 2019-2020 school year. Teaching assignment is primarily 10th grade World History. Applicant must possess a valid teaching certificate in the subject are. Assistant coaching positions or other sponsorship duties are possible with this position to qualified applicants. Assistant Varsity Football Coordinators are encouraged to apply. Job will be open until filled.

Other Information: Stockton R-1 School District is located 30 minutes west of Bolivar on beautiful Stockton Lake. Stockton R-1 Schools operate on a four day school week with students attending Tuesday-Friday. Two professional development days are scheduled each month on Mondays. The 2018-2019 base salary was $32,250. Board paid insurance or other health care options are available.

Applicants can download an application from the following website: http://www.stockton.k12.mo.us/CentralOffice.htm.

Applicants should send a completed application, resume, proof of certification, and letter of application to: Mike Postlewait, High School Principal, #1 Tiger Drive, Stockton, MO 65785. Questions and information can also be emailed to mpostlewait@stockton.k12.mo.us.

Elementary Education (1-6)

Stockton Elementary has openings for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications can be found on the school district website or picked up in the central office. Applications can be mailed in or dropped off at the elementary office. If mailed in, please send it attention to Doug Crawford 906 S Street Stockton Mo 65785.


Stockton R-1 has an immediate opening for a full time groundskeeper. Must have reliable transportation and be able to work flexible hours when weather necessitates it. Apply in the superintendent’s office. For questions, contact Shannon Snow, superintendent at 276-5143 ext. 201.