Employment Opportunities

  • Half-Time Elementary Teacher

    Oakes Public School is seeking a Half-Time Elementary Teacher for the 2024-2025 school year. OPS is an innovative school district with a steady enrollment of 500 students K-12. We employ a standards-based learning.  We are looking for a collaborative team player that is willing to continually grow as an educator and utilize personalized learning to provide our students with the essential skills for their success.  

    Proper licensing for the state of North Dakota is required. This half-time position’s responsibilities, with optional coaching opportunities, include but are not limited to: 

    • Planning and preparation for student learning 
    • Classroom management 
    • Family and community outreach 
    • Assessment of student progress and goals 
    • Develop and maintain positive relationships with students, staff and the school community 
    • Proficient communication skills and technologies 

     Salary and benefits include: 

    • 20.25% Teacher Retirement, 50% paid single Health Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance 
    • All levels of teaching experience accepted 
    • Personal and Sick Leave provided 
    • Beginning salary $22,375.00 plus compensation for experience 
    • Job to remain open until filled. 

     To apply send cover letter, resume, transcripts and three letters of reference to: 

     greg.dobitz@k12.nd.us  

    Greg Dobitz, Elementary Principal 

    804 Main Ave 

    Oakes, ND 58474 

    Phone: 701-742-3234 

    Fax: 701-742-2812 

    Regular Route and Activity Bus Drivers

    Oakes Public School is seeking bus drivers for regular routes, and activities, responsibilities include: 

    • Operating school bus on assigned routes to and from school and special events 
    • Maintain a clean bus interior, including floors, windows, and seats 
    • Investigates and resolves safety hazards, equipment problems and emergency situations 
    • Moderate physical requirements, may be required to lift and move items weighing up to 35 pounds 
    • Pay is $50.09 per route (two routes per day) 
    • Activity Routes are $50.09 plus paid sit time 
    • Job to start August 21, 2024

    For questions, please contact Dave Ehrlin at dave.ehrlin@k12.nd.us or 701-742-3234 

     

    To apply contact: 

    dave.ehrlin@k12.nd.us 

    Dave Ehrlin, Transportation Manager 

    804 Main Ave 

    Oakes ND 58474 

    Phone: 701-742-3234 

    Fax: 701-742-2812

     

     

    Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach

    Oakes Public School is seeking a Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach. This position is part-time seasonal, responsibilities include:

    • To supervise, assess, and coordinate basketball activities.
    • Demonstrate and teach physical techniques of basketball activities.
    • Motivate team members to excel and teach life-long skills and values.
    • Maintain communication with other coaches, administration, athletes, and parents.
    • Job to start July 1, 2024.
    • Beginning salary: $4,518 DOE
    • Resumes due by April 19th at 4 PM.

    For question or to apply contact:

    Robin.paul@k12.nd.us

    Robin Paul, Activities Director

    804 Main Ave

    Oakes, ND 58474

    Phone: 701-742-3234

    Fax: 701-742-2812

     


    Full-Time OR Part-Time Paraprofessionals

    Oakes Public School is seeking classroom paraprofessionals. Responsibilities include:

    • Providing assistance to teachers as requested
    • Supervising, instructing, monitoring, and communicating with students and staff
    • Assist students with learning tasks
    • Maintain confidentiality of work-related issues and records
    • High School Diploma or GED required
    • Pay beginning at $13.50/hour or more depending on experience
    • Retirement and 100% Single Health Plan
    • Dental, Vision and Life Insurance available
    • Personal and Sick Leave available
    • Scheduled hours are from 7:45 AM to 3:45 PM every day school is in session
    • Job to start immediately

    For questions or to apply contact:

    greg.dobitz@k12.nd.us

    Greg Dobitz, Elementary Principal

    804 Main Ave

    Oakes ND. 58474

    Phone: 701-742-3234

    Fax: 701-742-2812

     
     

    Part-Time Strength & Conditioning Coach

    Oakes Public School is seeking a Strength & Conditioning Coach.  This position is part-time, responsibilities include:

    • Oversee the implementation of a strength and speed program for student-athletes in grades 9-12
    • Plan, instruct and supervise the year-round implementation of the strength and speed program
    • Work with coaches to design in and out of season strength and speed programs
    • Maintain communication with other coaches, administration, athletes, and parents.
    • Beginning salary $4,485.00

    For questions or to apply contact:

    anna.sell@k12.nd.us

    Anna Sell, Superintendent

    804 Main Ave

    Oakes ND  58474

    Phone: 701-742-3234

    Fax: 701-742-2812 

     

    Substitute Teachers and Paraeducators

    For questions, please contact Maureen Wentworth at maureen.wentworth@k12.nd.us or 701-742-3234

    Substitute Bus Drivers

    For questions, please contact Dave Ehrlin at dave.ehrlin@k12.nd.us or 701-742-3234

     

    Please send cover letter, resume, letters of reference, and any credentials/licenses to:

    Oakes Public Schools, Superintendent Anna Sell, 804 Main, Oakes ND 58474 or email anna.sell@k12.nd.us.

     

    To apply submit the OPS Job Application to Oakes Public Schools, Shannon Jepson, Business Manager, 804 Main, Oakes ND 58474, or email shannon.jepson@k12.nd.us.

    All Classified positions are eligible for Veterans Preference. The Oakes Public School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Page last updated: 06/06/2024 4:03:48 PM