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Nevada Connections Academy School Administrative Assistant in Elkhart, Kansas

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Company Summary

Kansas Connections Academy (KCA) is a tuition-free, K–12 online public school serving students throughout Kansas. KCA opened in August 2001 as Elkhart Cyber School, and in 2010 the school became Kansas Connections Academy. KCA is operated in partnership between the Elkhart Unified School District 218 and a contract with Connections Academy of Kansas, LLC, to provide the educational program and other services. Connections Academy, a division of Connections Education, is accredited by AdvancED, and KCA is accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement.

Kansas Connections Academy strives to create an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the diversity of the people we serve. We foster fairness, equity, and inclusion to create a workplace environment where everyone is treated with respect and dignity.

Position Summary:

Working from our office in Elkhart, KS, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for daily administrative tasks of the school such as answering phones and email, receiving visitors, assisting the principal and teachers with administrative tasks, filing and other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities:

  • Entering data into the online student information system;

  • Generating reports;

  • Answering the phones;

  • Scheduling appointments;

  • Speak with Parents and Students;

  • Assist leadership with a wide variety of daily responsibilities; and

  • Additional duties as assigned.

    Requirements:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools and web-based applications is essential

  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment

  • Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Customer focused approach

  • High degree of flexibility

  • Demonstrated ability to work well in fast paced team environment

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