Employment Opportunities

The Pleasant Plains Community Unit School District is a Pre-K through grade 12 district just west of Springfield, IL. The district offers a wide variety of academic and extra-curricular opportunities. If you are a teacher or support program specialist that is looking for a position in an exciting, cutting-edge school system that values students, parents, community, and the employee, Pleasant Plains is the place for you! If you have questions or need additional information about any of the positions below, please contact the the appropriate location.

You may be able file an application through the AppliTrack System at: Pleasant Plains AppliTrack

Farmingdale Elementary

Mr. Jamie Yates, Principal

Voice 217-626-1221

Fax 217-626-1839

2473 North Farmingdale Road

Pleasant Plains IL 62677

Pleasant Plains Middle School

Mr. Ben Theilen, Principal

Voice 217-626-1061

Fax 217-626-2272

2455 North Farmingdale Road

Pleasant Plains IL 62677

Pleasant Plains High School

Mr. Luke Brooks, Principal

Voice 217-626-1044

Fax 217-626-1667

500 North Cartwright Street

Pleasant Plains IL 62677

Pleasant Plains District Office

Mr. Matt Runge, Superintendent

Voice 217-626-1041

Fax 217-626-1082

315 West Church Street

Pleasant Plains 62677

Pleasant Plains District Office

Mrs. Heather Greer, Assistant Principal of School Activities

Voice 217-626-1044

Fax 217-626-1667

Open Positions

You may be able file an application through the AppliTrack System at: Pleasant Plains AppliTrack

Or

The Employee Application Form filled out online by clicking here. This form must be signed, dated, and mailed to the Unit Office to be considered an applicant for a position. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and complete this application form. This software is free and can be downloaded from Adobe's web site. Fill out the online Employee Application Form, print it out and mail it to:

Pleasant Pains Unit Office

315 W. Church St.

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

Substitute Position Information

Substitute Teacher

Substitute Teachers (all applicants must undergo a background check and have a current physical and TB test through the Regional Office of Education)

Contact Devona Watkins

Unit Office

217-626-1041

dwatkins@ppcusd8.org

Substitute Individual Aides, Substitute Custodians, Substitute Cafeteria Workers

(all applicants must undergo a background check and have a current physical and TB test)

Contact Devona Watkins

Unit Office

217-626-1041

dwatkins@ppcusd8.org

Substitute Bus Driver

(all applicants must undergo a background check and drug testing)

Contact Devona Watkins

Unit Office

217-626-1041

dwatkins@ppcusd8.org

Farmingdale Elementary

  • Reading Specialist to cover Maternity Leave

Interested applicants send transcripts/certifications, resume and 2 letters of recommendation to Jamie Yates at jyates@ppcusd8.org or

Farmingdale Elementary School

2473 Farmingdale Road

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

ATTN: Jamie Yates

Pleasant Plains Middle School

  • Reading Specialist to cover Maternity Leave
  • Middle School Secretary

Interested applicants send transcripts/certifications, resume and 2 letters of recommendation to Ben Theilen at btheilen@ppcusd8.org or

PPMS

2455 Farmingdale Road

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

ATTN: Ben Theilen

Pleasant Plains High School

  • No open positions at this time

Interested applicants send transcripts/certifications, resume and 2 letters of recommendation to Luke Brooks at lbrooks@ppcusd8.org or

PPHS

500 North Cartwright

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

ATTN: Luke Brooks

Athletic/Activities

  • HS Track Assistant Coach
  • HS Musical Director
  • HS Assistant Music Director
  • 6th Grade Volleyball Coach

Interested applicants send transcripts/certifications, resume and 2 letters of recommendation to Heather Greer at hgreer@ppcusd8.org or

PPHS

500 North Cartwright

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

ATTN: Heather Greer

District Office

  • No open positions at this time

Interested applicants send transcripts/certifications, resume and 2 letters of recommendation to Matt Runge at mrunge@ppcusd8.org or

Pleasant Plains CUSD#8

315 W. Church

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

ATTN: Matt Runge

Transportation

  • Substitute Bus Driver (part-time)

Interested applicants send certifications and resume to Cassie Kimes at ckimes@ppcusd8.org or

Pleasant Plains CUSD#8

315 W. Church

Pleasant Plains, IL 62677

ATTN: Cassie Kimes