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On behalf of the  230 students and 50 staff members, welcome to Tuscumbia Schools where providing a quality education is our primary goal. Tuscumbia is proud of our supportive community, excellent resources and facilities, a dedicated Board and leadership team, with outstanding teachers and support staff. Combined, these qualities promote a nurturing, caring climate that maximizes student achievement, and has resulted in the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education designating the Miller County R-III School District as being "Accredited with Distinction."

The Miller County R-III School District is a rural district of approximately 72 square miles lying entirely in Miller County. The school is located in the town of Tuscumbia, which is the county seat of Miller County.

Farming is the main industry of the area. Cattle, turkey and hog farms are predominate with some row crop farming done along the Osage River. Many of the district's residents supplement the farm income with jobs in neighboring communities of Jefferson City, Eldon and Lake of the Ozarks.



The Miller County R-III School District is currently seeking a secretary/receptionist for the front office. A successful candidate will assume the duty of clerical and administrative support in order to optimize the workflow procedures in the office and assist colleagues by supporting them with planning and distributing information, be the point reference for all queries, requests or issues and will be an integral part of the school's communication plan. This person should be a high energy, self-motivated, dynamic individual who is committed to helping young people reach their highest potential. An ideal candidate must have a student-centered focus and a positive team-oriented personality.  General requirements are to have a high school diploma, proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, Google applications, social media outlets, excellent written and verbal communication skills, a high degree of multi-tasking and time management, ability to manage the daily/weekly/monthly agenda, file and update contact information of employees, students, and support and facilitate the completion of regular reports, check frequently the levels of office supplies and place appropriate orders familiar with office organization and optimization techniques, and have integrity and professionalism.

This is a 10 1/2 month position and will work closely with all administrative team members. Please submit three letters of recommendation and a current resume to Mr. Jason Price, 526 School Road, Tuscumbia, Missouri 65082. We will be accepting applications until May 23rd.