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Special Teacher

Salary Range: $23.16 to $43.99 per hour ($48,358 to $91,851 per year)

Compensation for the successful candidate will be commensurate with the level of education attained and number of years of prior teaching experience approved at the time of hire.

***Positions may be eligible for the Corrections Employee Retirement Program.***

Work Locations: Positions may occur at Minnesota Correctional Facilities located in Faribault, Lino Lakes, Moose Lake/Willow River, Oak Park Heights, Red Wing, Rush City, St. Cloud, Shakopee, Stillwater, and Togo.

Job duties:

Manage special projects for the education department.

Perform all classroom administrative functions in a timely manner for accountability purposes.

Maintain a well-managed, comprehensive instructional environment.

Provide appropriate and effective direct classroom instruction to offenders including preparing, maintaining, and assessing personal education plans (PEPs) for each student.

Minimum Qualifications:

* To qualify for consideration for Special Teacher, you must have:

  • A bachelor's degree AND possession of a current, Full Professional Minnesota teaching license.

* To qualify for consideration for Intermittent (Substitute) Special Teacher, you must have:

       • A bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college/university AND possession or a current Full Professional Minnesota teaching license OR possession of a current Five-Year or Lifetime Minnesota Short Call Substitute teaching license. 
 
Please note that a criminal history check will be conducted on the successful candidate for a position prior to the start date, and new employees must be fingerprinted within the first 30 days of employment. 
 
Please visit the State Careers Website to search for current openings and apply.


Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer

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