How to Apply

We will no longer accept any paper applications or attachments. You must complete the electronic application and attach all necessary documents in order to apply for a specific position.

Applicants with complete files will be screened by an administrator according to established criteria. An interview team will select the successful candidate for hire.

The advantages for applicants of our electronic system include:

•You will be able to control your application data since you will have the ability to update your application whenever necessary.
•You will be able to select the position(s) for which you wish to apply with the click of a button. Your information will automatically be forwarded to the person in charge of selecting candidates to be interviewed.
•You will receive notification of the status of your application via e-mail.

The system is e-mail driven. If your e-mail address changes, you must update it in the application or you will not receive status notifications from us.

Click here to begin the application process.
 

Administrative Applicants

Questions regarding the Administrative application can be directed to Rod Dooley at 319-558-3094 or by e-mail to rdooley@cr.k12.ia.us. Within the application there is an “Attachments” section to be used to submit the following documents: 

  • Cover letter
  • Current resume
  • At least three letters of reference
  • Iowa administrative license
  • Background check release form (law requires we receive your signature on this release form)

Teaching/Facilitator Applicants

Questions regarding the Teaching application can be directed to Human Resources at 319-558-2421 or by email to humanresources@cr.k12.ia.us. Within the application there is an “Attachments” section to be used to submit the following documents: 

  • Cover letter
  • Current resume
  • At least three letters of reference
  • Iowa teaching license
  • Background check release form (law requires we receive your signature on this release form)

Coaching/Supplemental Applicants

Questions regarding the General application can be directed to Michelle Koelling at 319-558-4397 or by e-mail to mkoelling@cr.k12.ia.us for high school and Aubrey McElmeel-Balkman at 319-558-4195 or amcelmeel-b@cr.k12.ia.us for middle school. Within the application there is an “Attachments” section to be used to submit the following document: 

  • Valid coaching authorization or endorsement
  • Background check release form (law requires we receive your signature on this release form)

If you have not already done so, please contact the Athletic Director or Athletic Coordinator at the building with the open position.

Information Technology Technician (I.T.T.) Applicants

Questions regarding the General application can be directed to Aubrey McElmeel-Balkman at 319-558-4195 or amcelmeel-b@cr.k12.ia.us. Within the application there is an “Attachments” section to be used to submit the following documents: 

  • Cover letter
  • Current resume
  • Background check release form (law requires we receive your signature on this release form)

Supervisor/Technician Applicants

Questions regarding the Supervisor/Technician application can be directed to Aubrey McElmeel-Balkman at 319-558-4195 or amcelmeel-b@cr.k12.ia.us. Within the application there is an “Attachments” section to be used to submit the following documents: 

  • Cover letter
  • Current resume
  • Background check release form (law requires we receive your signature on this release form)

Support Staff Applicants (Bus Driver/Attendant, Food & Nutrition, Carpenter, Custodian, Daycare, Painter, Para-Educator, Secretary, Short-Term Employment)

Transportation Bus Driver Chrissy Michalec 319-558-3966 cmichalec@cr.k12.ia.us
Carpenter/Painter Chrissy Michalec 319-558-3966 cmichalec@cr.k12.ia.us
Crossing Guard Chrissy Michalec 319-558-3966 cmichalec@cr.k12.ia.us
Custodian Chrissy Michalec 319-558-3966 cmichalec@cr.k12.ia.us 
Daycare Aubrey McElmeel-Balkman 319-558-4195 amcelmeel-b@cr.k12.ia.us
Food & Nutrition Brittany Carney 319-558-1096 bcarney@cr.k12.ia.us
ParaEducators High Schools Chrissy Michalec 319-558-3966 cmichalec@cr.k12.ia.us
ParaEducators Middle Schools Brittany Carney 319-558-1096 bcarney@cr.k12.ia.us
ParaEducators Elementary Schools Aubrey McElmeel-Balkman 319-558-4195 amcelmeel-b@cr.k12.ia.us
Secretary High Schools Chrissy Michalec 319-558-3966 cmichalec@cr.k12.ia.us
Secretary Middle Schools Brittany Carney 319-558-1096 bcarney@cr.k12.ia.us
Secretary Elementary Schools Aubrey McElmeel-Balkman 319-558-4195 amcelmeel-b@cr.k12.ia.us
Short-Term Employment
and Enrichment
Michelle Koelling 319-558-4397 mkoelling@cr.k12.ia.us
Short-Term Employment
and Enrichment
Aly Garza 319-558-3881 agarza@cr.k12.ia.us

 

Questions regarding the General application can be directed to Human Resources at 319-558-2421. Within the application there is an “Attachments” section to be used to submit the following documents: 

 

  • Cover letter (optional)
  • Current resume (optional)
  • Background check release form (law requires we receive your signature on this release form)

 

Click here to begin the application process.