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In the Lee's Summit R-7 School District, we empower and champion the 2,700 talented and dedicated team members who support the success of nearly 18,000 students. 

Our supportive community, innovative environments and caring culture set LSR7 job and career opportunities apart. The LSR7 employee experience doesn't just include competitive compensation and a robust benefits package. We invest in our people through wellness initiatives, professional/leadership development programs, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Join our team, today.

Let's connect! Our Human Resources team is focused on customer service, and we're eager to assist you.

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Excellent benefits & leave

In LSR7, we're focused on supporting you both professionally and personally. Our excellent benefits package extends well beyond standard benefits.

We support our employees with paid short-term medical leave, paid long-term disability, a PDO/PTO buy-back program, a robust Employee Assistance Program, wellness initiatives, leadership development programs, tuition reimbursement and more. View our employee benefits guide.

NEW: Starting in the 2023-24 school year, all contract and compensation summary employees will receive an additional PDO day.

2023-24 salary increases for all.

NEW: This year, our community supported a budget reallocation directing $5.4 million toward pay increases for all employees starting in the 2023-24 school year.

Six-figure teaching salary schedule

NEW: Starting this year, our teaching salary schedule honors all years of teaching experience. Start your career with a competitive salary. End your professional journey at a district that honors longevity with the strongest end-of-schedule teacher compensation in the Kansas City metro.

Featured Jobs

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Bus Drivers

New 2023-23 pay rates starting at $19.64 have been approved for driver positions on our award-winning Transportation team.

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Special Education Teachers

Support our district's caring and inclusive community as a special education teacher.

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Support Roles

We've increased pay for paraprofessionals, custodians, Nutrition Services workers, LPNS and bus aides. View open positions.

I really feel like I found my forever job... the atmosphere, the people I work with, our mission: supporting students and helping them be successful."

Christa Battaglia, Purchasing & Distribution Services Coordinator

Working for Nutrition Services has empowered my work-life balance. I'm doing meaningful work to help students, and I've felt supported moving into management. Our hours allow us to be home with family for every holiday, evening, weekend and summer.Missy Hanner, Cafeteria Manager

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