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  • Preschool Teacher Position-Half Time 2019-2020

    Preschool Teacher


    Cook County School District is seeking  one half-time Preschool teacher starting the 2019-2020 school year.  

    Cook County is located in the northeast corner of Minnesota in the Superior National Forest, along the beautiful north shore of Lake Superior.  This position will teach in our Sawtooth Mountain Elementary Preschool Program located on our campus in Grand Marais. Our close-knit staff is full of exceptional people providing excellent educational services to a diverse student body.  

    Preschool teachers are Community Education employees with wages of $25.60 per hour with some benefits.  We are currently looking for a motivated, caring educator who believes all children deserve a wonderful preschool experience, regardless of race or economic status.  This position begins at the start of the 2017-18 school year.



    o Early Childhood License, Early Childhood Associates Degree, or ability to apply for a variance.

    o Multiple license areas in early childhood preferred.

    o Experience with Native American students preferred.

    o Experience with students from low-income families preferred.

    o Knowledge or experience with Voluntary Pre-K requirements.

    o Sensitivity to family strengths and individual parenting styles.

    o Understanding and demonstrated success in development and implementation of differentiated instruction, and early interventions.

    o Hours:  M-F 12:00-4:00

    APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Open until filled


    APPLICATION PROCESS:  Submit letter of interest, resume, license, transcript and three letters of reference to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Pam Puskala

    District Office Admin Assistant

    Cook County School District

    101 West 5th Street

    Grand Marais, MN  55604

    Phone: (218) 387-2271 ext 606

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  • Deadline to turn in Afternoon Preschool Applications is Thursday, August 15, 2019 by 4pm. Please turn your applications into Principal Myers in the School office.

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Grand Marais, MN 55604
Phone: 218-387-2271
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