Employment Opportunities

As of April 14, 2023


Wakefield Community Schools has a prodigious opportunity for a qualified 4-6 Language Arts Teacher.  Candidate must possess a valid Nebraska teaching certificate with proper endorsement.  Wakefield Elementary School seeks an individual who is a collaborative problem-solver, believes all kids can learn, and is willing to embrace our uniquely diverse community of learners.  Upper level grades are departmentalized. Come join our winning team!  All years of experience are accepted.  Position is subject to veterans preference.   Position will remain open until filled.  Please send letter of interest, resume, references, and credentials to:

 Matt Farup, Superintendent; Wakefield Community School, PO Box 330, Wakefield, NE 68784 or e-mail to mfarup@wakefieldschools.org


Current employment opportunities for the 2022-23 school year include:

1.) Substitute Teachers (Certificated position)

2.) Substitute Paraprofessionals (Classified position)

Applications for employment will be accepted at the Wakefield Community Schools Business Office located at 802 Highland Street. If no current openings are available, applications will be kept on file in accordance with applicable state and federal regulations. 



When applying for a position with the Wakefield Community Schools, an applicant must take the following steps to complete the process:

a. Submit a letter of application.
b. Submit completed Wakefield Community School Teacher Application or Wakefield Community School Administration Application form (Original Copy)
c. Submit credentials (Including three letters of reference)
d. Send transcripts of undergraduate and graduate coursework
e. Submit a complete resume
f.  Background Check Authorization following job interview (Original Copy)
g. Non-Discrimination and Verification (Original Copy)

Teacher applications should be mailed to:     

Jerad Wulf, Elementary Principal or Angie Zach, Secondary Principal
802 Highland Street, PO Box 330
Wakefield, Nebraska 68784-0330

Email:  jwulf@wakefieldschools.org or azach@wakefieldschools.org

Administration applications should be mailed to:     

Matt Farup, Superintendent
802 Highland Street, PO Box 330
Wakefield, Nebraska 68784-0330

Email:  mfarup@wakefieldschools.org

Applications will be reviewed immediately.



       a.  Submit a completed Wakefield Community School Employment Application form (Original Copy).

       b.  Submit Background Check Authorization following the job interview (Original Copy)

       c.  Candidates with completed application will be considered for an interview.



Inquiries regarding all employment opportunities should be directed to the superintendent's office by calling 402-287-2012.

Wakefield Community Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.