Human Resources

Minnewaska Area Schools is the proud employer of 263 employees. We are dedicated educators and staff committed to developing students academically and socially to be successful adults. We are located along the beautiful shores of Lake Minnewaska serving the cities of Glenwood, Starbuck, Villard, and surrounding communities.

Our school district offers advanced classroom technology and state-of-the-art sports facilities in a warm and friendly community. We offer ongoing professional development and pride ourselves in a work environment that supports staff and student success.

We are always looking for enthusiastic and caring individuals who are motivated to help our students succeed. Join our team in carrying out our mission to engage every student, every day!

Minnewaska Area Schools staff member Tara Nelson
Tara Nelson
Human Resources Assistant

tnelson@isd2149.org

Employment

    7-12 SCIENCE TEACHER OPENING

    Minnewaska Area Schools has a 7-12 Science Teacher position available beginning the 2021-22 school year. Current MN Teaching License with certification in 7-12 Science required, Physical and Earth Science licensures preferred. Interested candidates, please send a letter of application, resume, references, transcripts, license, and three letters of recommendation to Interim Superintendent Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area School, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    COACHING OPPORTUNITIES

    Minnewaska Area Schools has openings for the following coaching positions for the 2021-22 school year.

     

    Co-Director – One-Act Play

    Co-Director – School Play

    Head Boys’ Basketball

    Head Girls’ Basketball

    Assistant Girls’ Swimming

    Jr. High Girls’ Swimming

    Head Wrestling

    Assistant Wrestling

    Junior High Track & Field 

    National Honor Society Advisor

     

    Interested candidates submit a letter of application and references to Interim Supt. Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Highway 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

    ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM TEACHER OPENING

    Minnewaska Area Schools has one or two Full-Time Elementary Teacher positions available beginning the 2021-2022 school year. Current MN ElementaryTeaching Licensure required. Coaching opportunities available. Interested candidates, please send a letter of application, resume references, transcripts, license, and three letters of recommendation to Interim Superintendent Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area School, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334, or email applications@isd2149.org  Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    FULL TIME CUSTODIAN/HOUSEKEEPER

    Minnewaska Area Schools has an immediate opening for Full Time Custodian/Housekeeper. This person would be responsible for general cleaning, minor repairs, and helping set up for after-school activities, hours are typically 8:00 am-4:30 pm. Benefit packages include vacation, holidays, sick days, and health insurance. Interested candidates submit a letter of application and references to Interim Supt. Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Highway 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    LAKER LEGENDS AIDES

    Minnewaska Area summer school-age child care program is looking to hire. Looking at going into child care or education? Working as a site aide gives you the opportunity to work with a variety of ages and abilities of children. Site aides will work closely with site leaders. You must be able to communicate well, engage young people, and have fun. This will be a flexible rotating schedule of 20 – 30 hrs per week. Program hours are 7:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday. Legends will run tentatively from May 31 – August 20, 2021, and is located at Minnewaska Area High School for the month of June and Minnewaska Area Elementary School for the months of July & August. This position is open to anyone 16+ years old. Pay: $11.10-$14.74 DOE.Needed: Subs for Site Leader and Site Aide positions. Interested candidates should send a letter of application, resumé, and references to Interim Supt. Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Positions opened until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    LAKER LEGENDS SITE LEADERS

    Minnewaska Area summer school-age child care program is looking to hire. As a site leader, you would work as a team to provide a fun, enriching, and active child care opportunity in our community. Organizational skills and the ability to relate and engage a variety of age groups are required. The Laker Legends program strives to be a fun and engaging environment for children to be cared for during the summer. This will be a rotating schedule of 20 – 30 hrs per week. Schedules are flexible. Program hours are 7:30 am to 5:30 pm Monday through Friday. Legends will run tentatively from May 31 – August 20, 2021, and is located at Minnewaska Area High School for June and Minnewaska Area Elementary School for July & August. Previous experience in working with children is required. Pay – $13.65-$17.54 DOE. (Start Date – May 31, 2021; End Date – August 20, 2021) (Closed 5th of July in observance of Independence Day) Interested candidates should send a letter of application, resumé, and references to Interim Supt. Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Positions opened until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    PARAPROFESSIONAL

    Minnewaska Area Schools has an opening for Paraprofessionals beginning of the 2020-2021 school year. Two years of post-secondary education is required or passing the ParaPro Test. Interested candidates send letter of application, resume and references to Supt. Chip Rankin , Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled.

    PART-TIME CLASSROOM ASSISTANT

    Minnewaska Area Schools has immediate openings for part-time classroom assistants for Minnewaska Little Lakers Preschool located at Minnewaska Area Elementary School in Glenwood, MN.    Morning and afternoon options available on preschool days during the school year.  Ability to work with young children, other staff, and parents in a team setting.  Classroom experience preferred.  Contact Sara Nestor at snestor@isd2149.org for questions.

    Interested candidates should send a letter of application, resume, credentials and references to Interim Superintendent Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Highway 28, Glenwood, MN 56334.  Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER OPENING

    Minnewaska Area Schools has a 1.0 FTE Phy. Ed. Teacher position available beginning the 2021-2022 school year. Current MN Teaching Licensure in K-12 Phy. Ed. required, DAPE preferred. Coaching opportunities available. Interested candidates, please send a letter of application, resume, references, transcripts, license, and three letters of recommendation to: Interim Superintendent Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area School, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    SCHOOL AGE CHILD CARE AIDE

    Looking at going into child care or education? Working as a site aide gives you the opportunity to work with a variety of ages and abilities of children in grades K-6. Minnewaska Area Schools has openings at Minnewaska Area Elementary School and Minnewaska Area Middle School for Before and  After School school age child care beginning with the 2020-20 school year. You must be able to communicate well, engage young people, and have fun. The program strives to be a fun and engaging environment for children to be cared for after school and on non-school days. Approximately four hrs./day from 2:30-6pm on student school days and 7am to 6pm on non-school days.  Previous experience in working with children preferred. For more information contact Bill Mills at 320-239-1311 or email bmills@isd2149.org.  Interested candidates should send an application and resume to Superintendent, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Highway 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email to applications@isd2149.org. Positions open until filled. Minnewaska Area School is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    SCHOOL COUNSELOR (COVID)

    Minnewaska Area Schools has an opening for a School Counselor (COVID) at the beginning of the 2021-22 school year. Current Minnesota School Counselor license required. Coaching opportunities available. Interested candidates, please send a letter of application, resume, references, transcripts, license, and three letters of recommendation to Interim Superintendent Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area School, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    SPECIAL ED TEACHER

    Minnewaska Area School District 2149 has an opening for a 1.0 FTE K-12 Special Ed Teacher beginning Fall 2021.  Current MN Teaching License required or professional degrees with experience working with disabled students. Coaching opportunities available.  Interested candidates, please send a letter of interest, resume 3 letters of recommendation, references, transcripts, and licensure to applications@isd2149.org or mail to Interim Superintendent Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area School, 25122 State Hwy 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Position open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Substitute Paraprofessionals

    Minnewaska Area Schools has an immediate need in all buildings for Substitute Pupil Support Staff. Substitutes will work with Special Education Staff in assisting students with educational/personal needs. Criminal Background Check required. Interested candidates should contact Angie VanZee at 320-239-4820 menu option 6 or email applications@isd2149.org for additional information.

    Substitute Teachers

    Minnewaska Area Schools has an immediate need for K-12 Substitute Teachers. To qualify as a substitute teacher, you must hold a valid MN Teaching License or valid MN Short Call Sub License. Criminal Background Check required. Interested candidates please contact Angie VanZee for more information at 320-239-4820 menu option 6 or email applications@isd2149.org.

    TEMPORARY PART-TIME CUSTODIAN/HOUSEKEEPER

    Minnewaska Area Schools has immediate openings for a Temporary Part-Time Custodian/Housekeeper. This person would be responsible for general cleaning, hours are 4:00 pm-8:00 pm. Interested candidates submit a letter of application and references to Interim Supt. Rick Ellingworth, Minnewaska Area Schools, 25122 State Highway 28, Glenwood, MN 56334 or email applications@isd2149.org. Positions open until filled. Minnewaska Area Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Minnewaska School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities. For further information, call 320-239-4820.