INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #2897
Why work at Redwood Area School District: Located in Southwestern Minnesota, Redwood Area School District serves approximately 1,100 students K-12 in the Belview, Morton and Redwood Falls area. Our school district is located in a family friendly area, offers plenty of opportunities for education and adventure and is located in the center of some of the best agricultural land in the state. (Check out the local Chamber and Tourism website for more information about the area.) In regard to education, we offer a wide variety of programs and opportunities at all levels. (Check out our Community Education Pages, Elementary School Homepage, Middle School Homepage, High School Homepage, and Activities Homepage for more information on the exciting things going on at each level.) If you would like to work in this exciting environment and be part of an exceptional team, apply at the Redwood Area School District. We are an equal opportunity employer.
Current Job Openings
To Apply: Submit the applicable Redwood Area School District application, (Applications can be obtained here or in the district office.) letter of interest, resume, transcripts/credentials and copy of MN teaching license (where applicable) addressed to Superintendent of Schools. Application materials can be submitted via: mail - 100 George Ramseth Drive, Redwood Falls, MN 56283; fax - (507) 644-3057; email - firstname.lastname@example.org. Positions are open until filled, unless otherwise noted.
(Please note: Background check will be required, upon acceptance of employment, for any position in the school district.)
1.0 FTE Long-Term Substitute Elementary Teacher
Redwood Area School District is seeking applications for a Long-Term Substitute Elementary Teacher at Reede Gray Elementary School for the 2014-2015 school year. This position will be needed beginning March 26th for approximately 3 weeks. Position will be open until filled.
1.0 FTE District Wide School Nurse
Redwood Area School District is seeking applications for a district wide School Nurse, for the 2015-2016 school year. Responsibilities include providing professional nursing services to advance the wellbeing, academic success and lifelong achievement of students; facilitating and promoting health and safety; intervening with actual and potential health problems; participating on multidisciplinary educational teams (IEP); providing Individual Health Plans (IHP) for students having health needs. Qualified applicants will have a current MN RN license; PSN license from MDE; Current Health CPR; a minimum of 1 year public health or nursing experience and strong organization and interpersonal skills. Application deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015.
2.0 FTE Elementary Special Education Teachers
Redwood Area School District is seeking applications for two Full-Time Elementary Special Education Teachers, for the 2015-2016 school year, at Reede Gray Elementary School. Licensure including one or more of the following: EBD, DCD, LD licensure or ABS licensure preferred. Application deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015.
1.0 FTE 5th Grade Math/Science Teacher
Redwood Area School District is seeking applications for a 5th Grade Math/Science Teacher, for the 2015-2016 school year, at Redwood Valley Middle School. Application deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015.
1.0 FTE Speech/Language Pathologist
Redwood Area School District is seeking a Speech/Language Pathologist, for the 2015-2016 school year, to serve the school district. Responsibilities for this position include serving as case manager for appropriate students; administering assessments; writing speech evaluations; attending IEP meetings and submitting reports meeting local and state requirements. Requirements include CCC-SLP Certification and superior written and oral communication skills. Application deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015.
1.0 FTE Middle School/High School Guidance Counselor
Redwood Area School District is seeking a MS/HS Guidance Counselor, for the 2015-2016 school year. Minnesota licensure in Guidance Counseling is required. Significant background in career and college readiness/guidance is preferred. Application deadline is Monday, March 16, 2015.
The following activities positions are open at Redwood Area Schools.
Interested individuals should contact: Denny Stoterau, Activities Director, Redwood Area Schools, 100 George Ramseth Drive, Redwood Falls, MN 56283. Phone: (507) 644-3531.
- All current activities positions are filled.
Substitute Teachers (All Levels)
Interested in substitute teaching but do not hold a teaching license? Redwood Area School District will accept short call teacher licensure. A short call substitute teacher must have a (education or non-education) bachelor’s degree from an accredited four year college, but does not need a teaching license. A short call substitute teacher may teach on a day-to-day basis not to exceed 15 consecutive days replacing the same teacher. In addition, a short call substitute license allows you to sub in grades K-12, in all subjects. To obtain a short call teacher license, go to http://education.state.mn.us then under Quick Links go to Licensing and then go to online licensing system. If you’ve never created a user id and password, go to the third section down to create a new MDE account and continue from there.
Substitute Paraprofessionals (All Levels)
Paraprofessionals provide assistance to licensed staff throughout the learning environment and, under the direction of the building administrator and/or licensed staff, the paraprofessionals in this level are responsible for assisting students with one-on-one and group defined instructional activities, supporting student needs in preparing their lessons for all subject areas and assisting and supervising students during instructional and non-instructional activities. Paraprofessionals also observe student’s activities/actions and communicate rules, expectations and consequences.
Community Education Substitutes: Early Childhood, Cardinal Kids Club, School Age Child Care (SACC), etc.
Community Education is a growing sector of the education experience at Redwood Area School District. We offer a wide variety of programs ranging from Discovery Time for our 3-4 year olds to Adult Basic Education. We also offer child care through our Cardinal Kids Club and SACC programs. We are in need of on-call staff to help us cover a variety of positions in these areas. If interested, please submit a substitute application and indicate that you are interested in Community Education. If you have preferences as to which programs, please indicate your preferences on the application.