Careers at South St. Paul Public Schools

Boundaries for South St. Paul Public Schools and the City of South St. Paul’s are nearly the same. The district serves approximately 3,700 students in the City of South St. Paul in two elementary schools (prek-5), a secondary school (6-12), an alternative learning center (9-12), two locations of early childhood programs (birth-5) and an adult basic education. Our mission is to ignite a passion in every learner to inquire, continuously improve and engage in positively changing our world. 
 
 
Job Openings
Published Title Summary
2022-08-13 Teacher - .6 FTE Music and .4 FTE Basic Skills Interventionist Teacher-Elementary | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-13 Coach - Football, Middle School Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 08/29/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-08-13 Teacher - .6 FTE Science Specialist and .4 FTE Basic Skills Interventionist Teacher-Elementary | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-12 Special Education Teacher Teacher-Special Education | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-12 Preschool Teacher Teacher-Early Learning | Preschool Teacher | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-12 Student Supervisor (multiple positions) Student Support (Non-Certified) | Student Supervisor | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-12 Student Supervisor (two positions) Student Support (Non-Certified) | Student Supervisor | Secondary Building | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-11 Coach, Varsity Assistant/JV - Gymnastics Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 11/14/22 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-08-11 Coach, Head - Gymnastics Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 11/14/22 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-08-11 Coach - Football, Freshman/Varsity Assistant Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 08/15/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-08-10 Developmental Adaptive Physical Education (DAPE) Teacher - .2 FTE Teacher-Special Education | Secondary Building | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-10 Counselor - Middle School Student Support Services (Licensed) | Counselor | Middle School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-05 Special Education Assistant Paraprofessionals | Special Education Assistant | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-05 Social Worker Student Support Services (Licensed) | Social Worker | Secondary Building | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-08-05 Coach - Volleyball (Multiple Positions) Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 08/15/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-07-29 Special Education Assistant Paraprofessionals | Special Education Assistant | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-29 Special Education Assistant Paraprofessionals | Special Education Assistant | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-28 STEM (.8 FTE Middle School) and Intro to Trades (.2 FTE High School) Teacher Teacher-Middle School | Secondary Building | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-28 Healthy Lifestyles Teacher (.6 FTE Middle School and .4 FTE High School) Teacher-Middle School | Health | Secondary Building | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-26 Coach - Assistant, Boys' Tennis Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 03/27/2023 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-07-22 Spanish Teacher (.5 FTE) Teacher-Middle School | World Language - Spanish | Middle School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-22 School Counselor - High School Student Support Services (Licensed) | Counselor | High School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-22 Student Support Assistant (Two Positions) Paraprofessionals | Student Support Assistant | Middle School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-22 Head Coach - Girls' Basketball Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 11/14/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-07-22 Coach - Girls' Basketball (Multiple positions) Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 11/14/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-07-21 Special Education Teacher Teacher-Special Education | High School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-21 Student Supervisor Student Support (Non-Certified) | Student Supervisor | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-21 Language Arts Teacher Teacher-Community Learning Center | Community Learning Center | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-19 Elementary Teacher Teacher-Elementary | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-14 Elementary Teacher Teacher-Elementary | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-12 Coach, Freshman - Volleyball Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 08/15/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-07-09 Special Education Assistant Paraprofessionals | Special Education Assistant | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-07-08 Special Education Teacher (EBD preferred; any license accepted) Teacher-Special Education | High School | Available: 2022-2023 School Year
2022-07-01 Music Teacher - Elementary (.6 FTE) Teacher-Elementary | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2022-06-30 Special Education Assistant Paraprofessionals | Special Education Assistant | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2022-06-15 Science Teacher Teacher-High School | Community Learning Center | Available: 2022-23 School Year
2022-06-08 Site Solutions Team (SST) Member Teacher-Miscellaneous | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: 06/06/2022
2022-06-08 Site Solutions Team (SST) Member Teacher-Miscellaneous | Middle School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: 06/06/2022
2022-06-08 Building & Instructional Leadership Team (BILT) Member - ECFE Teacher-Miscellaneous | Family Education Center | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: 06/06/2022
2022-06-08 Site Solutions Team (SST) Member Teacher-Miscellaneous | High School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: 06/06/2022
2022-06-08 Site Solutions Team (SST) Member Teacher-Miscellaneous | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: 06/06/2022
2022-05-25 Design/Robotics and Trades Teacher Teacher-High School | Technology Education | Middle and High School | Available: 2022-23 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-20 Coach - Girls' Soccer (Multiple positions) Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 08/15/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-05 Coach - Girls' Swimming & Diving Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 08/15/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-05 Special Education Teacher - Two Positions (EBD license preferred; any license accepted) Teacher-Special Education | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2022-2023 School Year
2022-05-05 Coach, Assistant - Dance Team (Two Positions) Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 10/24/22 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Aquatics Lead Instructor Community Education | Aquatics Lead Instructor | Central Square Community Center | Available: Immediate | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Building Supervisor Community Education | Building Supervisor | District Wide | Available: 12/15/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Lifeguard Community Education | Lifeguard | Central Square Community Center | Available: Immediate | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Community Education | Water Safety Instructor | Central Square Community Center | Available: Immediate | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Gymnastics Assistants (Youth) Community Education | Central Square Community Center | Available: 10/25/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Gymnastics Instructors (Youth) Community Education | Central Square Community Center | Available: 10/18/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Fitness Instructor Community Education | Fitness Instructor | Central Square Community Center | Available: 11/09/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2022-05-04 Coach - Boys' Basketball (Two Positions) Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 11/21/2022 | Closing: Open until filled
SSPPS Facts Sheet
Hiring Process

All candidates are required to complete an application profile online. Your resume, cover letter and any additional documentation may be uploaded to your online profile. Follow the link below to learn more about positions currently open in our schools and begin the application process. Applications are retained in active status for a period of one year. Please return to our site often to learn about new employment opportunities as they arise. You may use the profile you created to apply for multiple or new positions.

Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal background check.  Click here to view our background check policy and screening standards.

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact:

Human Resources
Phone: (651) 457-9409
Fax: (651) 457-9485
human.resources@sspps.org

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

South St. Paul Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status or sexual orientation in any of its employment practices, educational programs, services or activities.

Benefits

South St. Paul Schools provides numerous benefits to eligible employees, including health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, medical and daycare flexible spending accounts and 403b plan participation. Eligibility for these benefit plans, and the District’s contributions are determined based on your specific collective bargaining agreement or work agreement. Click on the links below to learn more information.

 Employee benefits consists of:

The 2020 Benefits Summary provides an at-a-glance overview

Substitutes

Thank you for your interest in subbing for South St. Paul Schools!

 

Requirements

Current Minnesota Short-Call Substitute license issued by the Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board (PELSB). To qualify for a Short-Call Substitute license, candidates must hold the minimum of a bachelor’s degree from a college or university in the United States or PELSB approved credential outside the United States.

Visit https://mn.gov/pelsb/aspiring-educators/apply/ to learn more about PELSB. For more information on how to apply for a license, call 651-539-4200 or email pelsb@state.mn.us

 

How to apply

Beginning with the 2019-20 school year, South St. Paul Schools is partnering with Teachers On Call to fill our building substitute teacher and special education paraprofessional positions. Please visit www.teachersoncall.com > Apply Now to complete an online application for employment, or don’t hesitate to contact TOC directly at 1-800-713-4439 with questions or for more information.  

If you are already employed by Teachers On Call in a surrounding district, please contact them for access to South St. Paul Schools. You need not reapply.  

Why be a substitute teacher

It gives you the opportunity to work with children of various ages, flexible schedule and making a positive difference in the lives of our youth!