Employment

The La Plata R-II School District Board of Education is committed to maintaining a workplace and educational environment that is free from discrimination and harassment in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services, activities and facilities. In accordance with law, the district strictly prohibits discrimination and harassment against employees, students or others on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability, age, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. The La Plata R-II School District is an equal opportunity employer.

High School Science

The La Plata R-II School District has an opening for a High School Science instructor for the 2021-2022 school year. Candidates must have a valid Missouri teaching certificate in the appropriate area or the ability to obtain. The position will remain open until filled.

Coaching opportunities also exist if the successful candidate is interested.

Interested individuals may request an application from the office of the Superintendent at (660) 332-7001, or visit the school website at http://www.laplata.k12.mo.us

Please send a completed application, resume, letter of interest, copy of certification (or ability to obtain), and a list of 3 references to:

La Plata R-II School District

201 West Moore

La Plata, MO 63549

Attn: Mr. Andy Jackson, Principal

The La Plata R-II School District is an equal opportunity employer.





Personal Paraprofessional


The La Plata R-II School District is now accepting applications for an elementary special education paraprofessional position for the 2021-2022 school year. The position is provided with retirement benefits, full health insurance coverage and a salary of $11.00 per hour.

Interested candidates may pick up an application at the Superintendent’s office located at

201 West Moore. The application is also located on the district website: www.laplata.k12.mo.us. Please contact Ms. Lisa Coy at 332-7003 with any questions.

The La Plata R-II School District is an equal opportunity employer.





High School Custodian


The La Plata R-II School District is now accepting applications for a High School daytime custodial position. Works hours are 7:15 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. The position will receive full health insurance, retirement benefits and a starting salary of $11.00 per hour.

Interested candidates may pick up an application at the Superintendent’s office located at201 West Moore. The application is also on the district website: www.laplata.k12.mo.us and is located under “non-certified application”. Please contact Mr. Andy Jackson, High School Principal at 332-7001 with any questions.

Employment will begin as soon as possible (preferably May).

The La Plata R-II School District is an equal opportunity employer




Vocational Agriculture Teacher


The La Plata R-II School District has an opening for a Vocational Agriculture instructor for the 2021-2022 school year. Candidates must have a valid Missouri teaching certificate in vocational agriculture or have the ability to obtain. The position will also sponsor the district FFA program.


This is a 12-month position with health insurance, vacation days, retirement benefits, and a 4 day work week (Tuesday-Friday).


Interested individuals may request an application from the office of the Superintendent at (660) 332-7001, or visit the school website at http://www.laplata.k12.mo.us


Please send a completed application, resume, letter of interest, copy of certification (or ability to obtain), and a list of 3 references to:


La Plata R-II School District

201 West Moore

La Plata, MO 63549

Attn: Mr. Andy Jackson, High School Principal



The La Plata R-II School District is an equal opportunity employer.







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