Thank you for your interest in working for the School District of Athens.

To review open positions and apply for them, please go to the WECAN online application system here. If positions are not on the WECAN site, please contact the district office.


  • The School District of Athens is seeking applications for a school year custodian position at the Athens Elementary school Candidates must demonstrate a desire to be part of a professional team. This position will require an individual to perform routine maintenance activities. Applicants can apply by sending a letter and resume to Andrea Sheridan at PO Box F, Athens, WI 54411 or asheridan@athens1.org. Application November 30, 2021

  • Marathon County Special Education is seeking a full time Paraprofessional for the Athens School District for the 2021-2022 school year. Benefits available based on FTE and job position.

QUALIFICATIONS: Past experience preferred. High School diploma required. Associate Degree or two years of college, CNA license helpful but not required. Pay is competitive with paraprofessional positions in the area.

SELECTION PROCEDURE: Selection of the successful candidate may be made by assessment of experience and education, criminal record check, data-entry test; oral interview; review of references, written background inventory, and other appropriate job-related selection procedures. All applicants will be notified as to the status of their application.

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS: MCSE will make arrangements to furnish appropriate auxiliary aids and services where necessary and reasonable to afford an individual with a disability the opportunity to participate in the recruitment process. Please notify the Special Education office or phone (715) 261-1980 to request special accommodations prior to the application deadline.

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS: Wisconsin Statutes, Sections 19.36 (7), 64.09 (5), and 64.11 (7) require public employers to treat the following items as a public record: Each applicant’s application, records, recommendations and qualifications except as provided in Section 19.36 (7), Wis. Stats. that allows the identity of an applicant to remain confidential if the applicant requests in writing that the County not provide access to this information.

If you choose not to have this information become a public record, you must make such a request in writing to the Employee Resources Department. If you become a finalist for the position, your identity may be disclosed as required by law.

Thank you for your interest in Marathon County Special Education. We look forward to hearing from you.

Kelly Kapitz, PhD Director MCSE


Any adult with a four-year bachelor's degree with interest in becoming a substitute teacher for the School District of Athens may seek training at CESA 9 in Tomahawk. If interested, please contact Cheryl Strunk at 715-257-7511 ext 102. You may apply with the District for training sponsorship by providing a letter of interest and a resume to the District Office, 601 W Limits Rd, Athens, WI 54411