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
2021-09-25 Special Education Teacher Teacher-Special Education | High School | Available: Immediate | Closing: Open until filled
2021-09-23 Gymnastics Assistants (Youth) Community Education | Central Square Community Center | Available: 10/25/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2021-09-23 Gymnastics Instructors (Youth) Community Education | Central Square Community Center | Available: 10/18/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2021-09-18 Educational Assistant (Part-Time) Paraprofessionals | Educational Assistant | SSP Education Center | Available: Immediate | Closing: Open until filled
2021-09-14 Early Childhood Special Education Teacher (Long-Term Substitute) Teacher-Special Education | Early Childhood Special Education | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 11/17/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2021-09-11 School Psychologist (Long-Term Substitute) Student Support Services (Licensed) | Psychologist | High School | Available: Immediate | Closing: Open until filled
2021-09-09 Cultural Liaison Student Support (Non-Certified) | Cultural Liaison | High School | Available: Immediate | Closing: 09/22/2021
2021-08-27 Health Assistant - Substitute Substitutes | District Wide | Available: As needed
2021-08-27 School Nurse - Substitute Substitutes | District Wide | Available: As needed
2021-08-27 Office Clerical Assistant - Substitute Substitutes | District Wide | Available: As needed
2021-08-27 Lunchroom Supervisor - Substitute Substitutes | District Wide | Available: As needed
2021-08-27 Preschool Teacher (Part-Time) Teacher-Early Learning | Preschool Teacher | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-08-19 English Language Learner (ELL) Assistant Paraprofessionals | ELL Assistant | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-08-19 Preschool Teacher Teacher-Early Learning | Preschool Teacher | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-08-13 Costumer - Fall Theatre Production Athletics/Activities | Secondary Building | Available: September 2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2021-08-11 Assistant Director of Special Services and Learning Administration | Asst Director | District Office | Available: Immediate | Closing: 08/30/2021
2021-08-05 Art Teacher (.8 FTE) Teacher-High School | High School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-08-05 Work Experience Teacher (.6 FTE) Teacher-Community Learning Center | Community Learning Center | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-08-04 Student/Security Monitor Student Support (Non-Certified) | Student/Security Monitor | Secondary Building | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-30 Student Supervisor Student Support (Non-Certified) | Student Supervisor | Lincoln Center Elementary School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-30 Student Supervisor Student Support (Non-Certified) | Student Supervisor | Kaposia Education Center Elementary School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-28 Art Teacher (Part-Time) Teacher-Community Learning Center | Community Learning Center | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-28 Physical Education Teacher (Part-Time) Teacher-Community Learning Center | Community Learning Center | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-22 Special Education Assistant Paraprofessionals | Special Education Assistant | District Wide | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-20 Special Education Teacher Teacher-Special Education | LD/EBD Teacher | To be determined | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-07-14 Show Choir Assistant Director Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-06-25 Technology Teacher - .8 FTE (Design & Automation-MS and Intro to Trades-HS) Teacher-Middle School | Middle and High School | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2021-06-23 Coach, Assistant/JV - Girls' Basketball Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: 11/15/2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2021-04-29 School Psychologist Intern Student Support (Non-Certified) | School Psychologist Intern | District Wide | Available: 2021-22 School Year | Closing: Open until filled
2020-12-09 Coach - Baseball (Multiple Positions) Athletics/Activities | Coaching | Secondary Building | Available: Spring 2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2020-10-29 School Psychologist - Elementary (Long-Term Substitute) Student Support Services (Licensed) | Psychologist | Elementary Schools | Available: February 2021 | Closing: Open until filled
2020-10-16 Assistant Director - Show Choir Athletics/Activities | Secondary Building | Available: 2020-21 School Year | 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!