16Visit the Merrillville Web Site To find out more about the Merrillville Community School Corporation or apply for a position visit the web site at:
17Merrillville Community School Corporation Openings are anticipated at all levels:* Elementary Education – Grades - K-4* Intermediate School – Grades - 5-6* Middle School – Grades - 7-8* High School – Grades – 9-12
18TO BE CONSIDERED A CANDIDATE FOR A TEACHING POSITION YOU MUST Complete a Corporation on-line application –Include and attach to your on-line applicationA letter of application for a specific positionA current resumeTranscriptsWhen contacted for an interviewHave your university placement papers sent to the Personnel Office
19THE LETTER OF APPLICATION SHOULD INCLUDE The position for which you are applying.The reasons you want to teach in the Merrillville Community School Corporation.The major accomplishment that will make you a successful applicant.
20University placement papers should be sent to: James C. KurthDirector of Personnel6701 Delaware StreetMerrillville, IN 46410Telephone: (219)Fax: (219)
21APPLICATION BLANK www.mvsc.k12.in.us When your on-line application and related materials are received, your packet will be reviewed and considered candidates contacted for an interview.Copies of transcripts, teaching certificates, letters of recommendation and other supporting documents should be attached to the on-line application.You should also direct your University placement office to send a copy of your credentials to the Personnel Office.
22A COMPLETED APPLICATION PACKET WILL CONSIST OF - On-line applicationLetter of applicationResumeOfficial TranscriptsUniversity Placement papersIndiana Teaching License
23SCREENING OF CANDIDATES APPLICATIONS Applications will be screened and candidates selected for interviews will be contacted by the building principal.Final candidates will be recommended to the Director of Personnel.Candidates will be recommended to the Board of Education.
24MERRILLVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORPORATION Supports Professional and Academic growth.Competitive salary and benefits plan.Offers a comprehensive curriculum which includes, AP and honors courses.Multi-cultural community that is a short distance to downtown Chicago.A full range of IHSSA athletics and activities. Ample co-curricular and coaching opportunities are available to the staff.
25THE MERRILLVILLE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORPORATION LOGO
27Potential Applicants www.mvsc.k12.in.us If you would like to be considered for employment in the Merrillville Community School Corporation, you are invited to begin the application process!
28Join a Winner! Merrillville Community School Corporation We’re loyal to you Merrillville High.We’re purple and white Merrillville High,We’ll back you to stand, you’re the best in the land,For we know you will stand Merrillville High.Rah! Rah!So back up that ball Merrillville High,We’re backing you all Merrillville High,Our team is the fame protector,On boys for we expect a victory from you MerrillvilleHigh.
29EMPLOYMENT POLICY www.mvsc.k12.in.us The Merrillville Community School Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. When employing individuals the district does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender or disability.