Substitute Bus Driver
Substitute Cook
Substitute Custodian
The Phelps County R-III School District is seeking applicants for a substitute bus driver and/or substitute cook and/or substitute custodian. Applications are available below or may be picked up at the school office.  For additional information, please contact Superintendent John Fluhrer at (573) 435-6293.


Please complete the correct application for your preferred position.

Please call (573) 435-6293 if you have questions.


Employment at Phelps County R-III

Thank you for your interest in employment at Phelps County R-III.
Here is some information that may be of interest:

  • Certified Staff Positions- All certified staff applicants must have the qualifications/certifications for the position for which they are applying. They must also meet all other guidelines for employment as listed below.
  • Non-Certified Staff Positions- All non-certified staff applicants must have the qualification/experince necessary for the postion for which they are applying. Some of those positions require extra experience and/or college preparation. (All Para-Professionals must have 60 college hours, etc.)
  • All Substitute Teachers must meet DESE qualifications and have the recommended number of college hours to serve as a substitute in the district. Please submit application packet with all requirements to the office at Phelps County R-III; 17790 State Route M; Edgar Springs, MO 65462.
  • Fingerprints and Background Checks are mandatory before employment begins. The cost for this Background Check/Fingerprinting process is paid by the applicant and is approximately $50.00. Please contact the school office for more information regarding this process.

It is the policy of the Phelps County R-III School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, or disability in its programs or employment practices as required by Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.