Employment Opportunities

  • Full-Time Special Education Teacher

    Sheyenne Valley Special Education is seeking a Full-Time Special Education Teacher in Oakes Public Schools for the 2023-2024 school year. Primary responsibility to provide special education programming to elementary students.  Follows the Oakes Public School Calendar.  Requires a valid ND Educator’s License, preferably a Master’s Degree or Bachelor's Degree in Special Education. Will consider general education teachers willing to seek additional coursework.  As a case manager, must be able to lead IEP meetings, design programs that will maximize possibilities of academic success, balance support services with direct instruction programming, supervise paraprofessionals, and coordinate with the regular classroom teachers. Open until filled.

    • Small caseload (less than 10)
    • Professional development opportunities
    • Knowledgeable and supportive colleagues
    • Mentoring available
    • Competitive salary/benefits

    Send resume, letter of application, and three references to Tracey.Zaun@K12.nd.us

     

    Full or Part-Time High School Foreign Language Teacher

    Oakes Public School is seeking a High School Foreign Language teacher with or without coaching for the 2023-2024 school year. OPS is an innovative school district with a steady enrollment of 500 students K-12. We have partnered with the ND Department of Public Instruction and KnowledgeWorks on a five-year transition to personalized competency-based learning. We are looking for a collaborative team player that is willing to continually grow as an educator and provide our students with the essential skills for their success.

    Proper licensing for the state of North Dakota is required. This full-time or part-time position's responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

    • Directing and managing the overall program of foreign language in grades 9-12
    • 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, Health Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, and Vision Insurance
    • Tuition Reimbursement for advanced degrees and Retention Incentives
    • All levels of teaching experience accepted
    • Personal and Sick Leave provided
    • Beginning salary $43,250 plus compensation for experience
    • Job to remain open until filled

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

    Brandon Bata, High School Principal

    brandon.bata@k12.nd.us

    804 Main Ave
    Oakes ND. 58474
    Phone: 701-742-3234
    Fax: 701-742-2812 

    Full-Time Elementary Paraprofessional

    Oakes Public School is seeking a classroom paraprofessional for elementary classrooms to begin February 1st, 2023, responsibilities include:

    *Providing assistance to teachers as requested*Monitor recess and lunch times*Supervising, instructing, monitoring, and communicating with students and staff*Assist students with learning tasks*Maintain confidentiality of work-related issues and records*Full-time.*Opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree in elementary education at low, to no cost.

    For questions or to apply contact:

    greg.dobitz@k12.nd.us

    Greg Dobitz, Elementary Principal

    or

    anna.sell@k12.nd.us

    Anna Sell, Superintendent

    804 Main Ave

    Oakes ND 58474

    Phone: 701-742-3234

    Fax: 701-742-2812

     

    Kitchen Prep Assistant

    Oakes Public School is seeking a part-time kitchen prep assistant, responsibilities includes:

    • Prepping items for the salad bar.
    • Washing dishes and large pots and pans.
    • General cleaning and assistance in kitchen duties.
    • Schedule will be 8:30 am to 1:30 pm each day school is in session (nine months).
    • Pay is listed at $14.00 an hour or more depending on experience.
    • Personal Leave available
    • Job to begin immediately.

    For questions or to apply contact:

    jera.kempel@k12.nd.us

    Jera Kempel, Kitchen Manager

    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: 1/24/2023 4:55:48 PM