SouthWest Metro Intermediate District #288 has a Full-Time opening for a Culinary, Hospitality, & Food Science Instructor in the Career and Technical Education department beginning August 22, 2022. 
SouthWest Metro serves students in 11 member districts and 6 associate member districts across the southwestern Twin Cities metropolitan area with programs in Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Care & Treatment, Adult Education, and Alternative Education. We invite you to embrace your own value, potential, and ability at SouthWest Metro, while empowering others to discover theirs. We work to empower ALL learners to realize their self-worth through personalized educational instruction, connection to resources, and access to a supportive learning environment.

This position is full time and is located at the Dean Lakes Education Center in Shakopee. The position includes 8 hours per day and 185 Contract Days per year.

Job Summary:
Provide instruction in the content area. Responsibilities include lesson planning and instruction, conducting ongoing assessment, monitoring student attendance, collaborating with other staff, and keeping student records. 


  • Experience working with multicultural populations and English language learners preferred.
  • Minnesota Teaching License in the career and technical field of culinary and hospitality industry or Family and Consumer Science for K-12 required.           
  • Experience with multiple instructional designs and differentiated instruction.
  • Strong classroom management skills.
  • Ability to build successful relationships with students and staff.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to collaborate with teams.

Application Procedure:
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Pay & Benefits: 
Competitive and comprehensive benefit package available. 
Selection Procedure:
Applications will be reviewed beginning immediately until the position is filled. Those selected for interviews will be contacted.