Wayzata Public Schools
Careers at Wayzata Public Schools
Wayzata Public Schools is a vibrant, caring community of teachers and students located in the Twin Cities’ western suburbs. Extending from the north shore of Lake Minnetonka, we encompass 38 square miles of beautiful countryside, lakeside communities and growing suburbs.
Each of our students is on a unique and wonderful educational journey – and we do everything we can to help them embrace and nurture the possibilities.
Discover why we are considered one of the best school districts in the country!
Our teachers are among the most talented, enthusiastic and motivated professionals in the nation. Here are some of the things we do to both attract and retain great teachers:
- Provide regular professional development opportunities to help them stay in tune with the most effective teaching strategies
- Invest in technology, providing all teachers with computers and other technology tools to pique the learning interests of students
- Offer an alternative compensation program that provides teachers with ongoing professional development through peer coaching, courses and study groups
- Implement the professional learning communities model at all district schools, providing teachers with the time and structure to work together to review data and plan teaching strategies to provide more personalized learning to students
|2020-11-19||20-351 Kindergarten Paraprofessional||Paraprofessionals | Instructional | North Woods | Closing: 11/09/2020@4:00|
|2020-11-19||Full Time Reserve Teachers-Elementary||Teachers, Elementary | District | Closing: On Going|
|2020-11-19||17-422 Facility Attendant||Community Education | Central Services Facility | Closing: 08/16/17 Or Until Filled|
|2020-11-19||17-421 Paraprofessional, CES Building Supervisor||Paraprofessionals | Building Supervisor | Community Education Services | Closing: 08/16/2017@4:00|
|2020-11-19||Substitute Health Office Paraprofessional||Paraprofessionals | Health | District School Buildings | Available: ASAP | Closing: ASAP|
|2020-11-17||20-288 Grade 3 Teacher-LTR||Teachers, Elementary | MEADOW RIDGE | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-17||20-287 Grade 5 Teacher LTR||Teachers, Elementary | MEADOW RIDGE | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-17||20-286 LTR (2/8/2021-6/11/2021) 1.0 FTE Special Education Teacher||Special Education, EL, Health, Licensed | District | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-17||20-285 LTR (2/22/2021-6/11/2021) 1.0 FTE Special Education Teacher||Special Education, EL, Health, Licensed | District | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-17||20-362 Full-Day Preschool Program Instructor/Program Supervisor-Temporary||School Age Child Care | Assistant/Instructor | Gleason Lake Elementary School | Closing: 11/20/20@4:00|
|2020-11-11||20-284 LTR .9 FTE Occupational Therapist||Special Education, EL, Health, Licensed | Early Learning School-ELS | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-06||20-283 Elementary Art Teacher LTR||Teachers, Elementary | Art | North Woods | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-04||20-283 5th Grade Long-Term Reserve Teacher||Teachers, Elementary | Kindergarten | Greenwood Elementary School | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-11-04||20-282 Kindergarten Teacher - Long Term Reserve||Teachers, Elementary | Kindergarten | Greenwood Elementary School | Available: 02/11/2021 | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-10-24||20-281 LTR (1/4/2021-4/11/2021) 1.0 FTE Specially Designed Classroom-Related Service Provider||Special Education, EL, Health, Licensed | Meadow Ridge Elementary | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-10-22||20-355 Assistant Coach 9th Grade B Baseball 20/21 Season||Activities/Athletics | Athletics | High School | Closing: 10/27/20 or Until Filled|
|2020-10-13||20-352 Wayzata Kids Program Instructor (working with students with Special Needs)||School Age Child Care | Supervisor | Community Education Services | Closing: 10/19/2020@4:00|
|2020-10-01||20-274 1.0 FTE High School Guidance Counselor LTR||Teachers, High School | Guidance Counselor | High School | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-10-01||20-350 Health Paraprofessional||Paraprofessionals | Health | Central Middle School | Closing: 10/05/20@4:00|
|2020-09-26||20-349 Kindergarten Paraprofessional||Paraprofessionals | Instructional | Gleason Lake Elementary School | Closing: 09/30/2020@4:00|
|2020-09-15||20-344 General Para-Middle School||Paraprofessionals | General | East Middle School | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-09-15||20-343 General Para-Middle School||Paraprofessionals | General | East Middle School | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-09-01||20-332 Wayzata Kids Program Assistant||School Age Child Care | Assistant/Instructor | Community Education Services | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-09-01||20-331 Lunch and Recess Paraprofessional||Paraprofessionals | General | Gleason Lake Elementary School | Closing: Until Filled|
|2020-08-10||20-333 .167 FTE Chinese Teacher||Teachers, High School | Foreign Language - Chinese | High School | Closing: 08/14/20 Or Until Filled|
|2020-08-05||Reserve Teachers-2020/2021 School Year||Substitute | Substitute Teacher | District | Closing: On Going|
|2020-07-07||20-301 PT Asst Coach High School Fall Performance Dance Coach||Activities/Athletics | Athletics | High School | Closing: 08/10/20 Or Until Filled|
|2020-02-14||Calling All Special Ed Teachers! Our Students Need You!||Special Education, EL, Health, Licensed | District | Closing: On Going|
|2019-10-02||General Para and Secretarial Substitutes-Highly Flexible Opportunity||Paraprofessionals | District | Closing: On-Going|
|2019-10-02||18-329 Assistant Varsity Coach-Girls Tennis||Activities/Athletics | Athletics | High School | Closing: 06/08/18 Or Until Filled|
|2019-10-02||Miscellaneous Activities and Coaching Opportunities||Activities/Athletics | High School | Closing: On Going|
|2019-10-02||Special Education Para Substitute||Paraprofessionals | District | Closing: On-Going|
|2019-10-02||Substitute Health Office Paraprofessional||Paraprofessionals | District School Buildings | Available: ASAP | Closing: ASAP|
Dental insurance is offered to eligible staff. Enrollees have the option to elect coverage for themselves and for their dependents if they choose.
Basic Term Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
Basic term life insurance and AD&D is offered to eligible staff. The benefit amount is determined by each collective bargaining unit’s agreement.
Supplemental Term Life and Supplemental Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)
Supplemental term life insurance and AD&D is offered to eligible staff. This coverage would be provided at the employee’s expense on any coverage elected for the employee, spouse and children.
Long Term Disability Insurance
Long term disability insurance is offered to eligible staff and provides a 66 ⅔% income continuation after a 60 calendar day qualification period of continuous disability.
Other Benefit Offerings
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Tax Sheltered Annuities, under IRS code 403(b)
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Minnesota Employee Recreation Services Council (MERSC)
- Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA)
- Teachers Retirement Association (TRA)