This continuous substitute position will be shared between Basswood, Elm Creek, Fernbrook and Rice Lake, with the posibility to be moved to another site if no substitute positions are open at any of the 4 buildings that day. Please note that your assigned building may change through the year based on system needs.

General Purpose of Job: To inspire and prepare all students with the confidence, courage, and competence to achieve their dreams; contribute to community; and engage in a lifetime of learning. In the absence of the classroom teacher, the substitute teacher provides instruction, encourages student progress, and manages the learning environment.
Responsibilities: The substitute teacher will be assigned to only one elementary building to conduct assigned classes at the times scheduled; follow system policies and regulations concerning student conduct and discipline; follow professional practices consistent with school and system policies in working with students, student records, parents and colleagues.

Demonstrate professional practices in teaching:

  • Model correct use of oral and written language
  • Follow teacher lesson plans
  • Assign reasonable tasks and homework to students
  • Encourage student progress.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree or higher and a Valid Minnesota Teaching License in elementary education (Tier 2, 3, or 4). Strong communication skills both written and verbal

This position is eligible for benefits including health insurance. 


Compensation – Hourly: 
 $32.00 per hour