New Ulm Public Schools/Independent School District #88
414 South Payne, New Ulm, MN 56073

Phone: 507-233-6180

Empowering our learning community through equitable, engaging and innovative programming.

New Ulm Public Schools is a regional center of educational excellence. Our vision is: “Empowering our learning community through equitable, engaging and innovative programming.” Our schools and staff provide challenging and engaging academic programs for all students. Student success in academics, fine arts and athletics are reasons students and families come to New Ulm. 

We offer an early learning center for pre-school and kindergarten students, including a community education center. This center includes many outdoor and indoor active learning spaces. Jefferson Elementary provides programming for grades 1-4, focusing on small group instruction, responsive classroom, STEM opportunities and core curriculum. We offer a middle school structure and environment for grades 5-8, focused on advisory, exploratory and experiential learning opportunities. Our high school is for grades 9-12, offering college, vocational and work ready courses. We have many opportunities for Fine arts and athletics for all students. A new Career Technical Education (CTE) Center will open in the fall of 2021, providing students opportunities in automotive, welding, manufacturing, fabrication, engineering, construction careers and cabinetry.

Positions Available:              
ECFE Teacher, WLC

Current MN Early Childhood (Birth-3rd or 3yrs-3rd) Teaching License

2-3 mornings per week
Thursday 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Two 9-week sessions/year
(will consider hiring multiple people to fill the opening)

Starting Date:
September 2022

Washington Learning Center, 910 14th North Street, New Ulm MN

Application Deadline:            
Internal applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  
Application procedure:          
To apply as an INTERNAL applicant (current, regular ISD 88 employees only, substitute staff are not eligible to apply for this posting):
1.   Go to the school website at
2.   Click on the “District” box at the top of the page
3.   Click on the Employment tab on the right hand side
4.   Under “Internal Applicants,” click on Submit an internal app./transfer form
5.   Complete the page with your information, click next and submit.

To apply as an EXTERNAL applicant:

1. Go to the school website at
2.  Click on the “District” box at the top of the page
3.  Click on the Employment tab on the right-hand side                           
4.  Complete the pages with your information and submit.

Please contact New Ulm Public Schools Administrative offices at 507-233-6180.
The school district shall require that applicants for school district positions, who receive an offer of employment, submit to a criminal history background check at an expense to the applicant.  All final offers of employment are contingent upon background check results.
The employer reserves the right to make assignments of employees to particular buildings.  New Ulm ISD is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.