体育比分网thank you for your interest in employment at mounds park academy, a prek-12 independent school in saint paul, mn that serves approximately 520 students from throughout the twin cities area. since 1982, mounds park academy has engaged students in a rigorous college preparatory experience that is demanding, but not draining, and goes far beyond memorization. students are challenged to apply their understanding to stir the human spirit, stand for justice, and shake the world. this is what we call rigor with purpose and it grounds our students in the radical idea that their identity in the world is not measured by a test score, but rather by the depth and decency of their impact on the world.

the environment here is diverse, collaborative, creative, and innovative for students, faculty, and staff. at mpa, you will be challenged to become your best self while simultaneously encouraging all those around you to dream big and do right.

Our school has made significant investments to help mitigate the health risks associated with COVID-19. Our community is masked, we are diligently engaged in physical distancing, cleaning and sanitation protocols are extensive, density has been reduced by half in Middle and Upper School, and upgrades to our HVAC systems ensure that the air in every space is circulated two or three times per hour. Every student, faculty, and staff member take part in twice-daily health screenings and temperatures are checked at each entrance. We have a robust contact tracing plan that ensures a swift and rigorous response should anyone experience any symptoms. Through these many layers, we aim to make our community as safe as possible throughout COVID-19.

 

mounds park academy seeks a third-grade teacher to join our lower school faculty for the 20-21 academic year. mounds park academy is seeking a creative, child centered classroom teacher. the ideal candidate should be able to exhibit a wide range of teaching skills, have the ability to design creative lessons, have strong classroom management skills, along with the ability to engage students in the learning process. the candidate must also have a strong desire to work as part of a team and be committed to the longtime mpa philosophy of whole child education. this position offers benefits and a competitive salary.

体育比分网it is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Inspire and lead students to enter the creative process
  • Supervise, encourage, counsel, and evaluate students
  • Foster and sustain an effective classroom environment
  • Communicate and meet with students and parents as necessary
  • Show a willingness to contribute to the life of the school outside of the classroom

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education
  • Minimum three years’ experience 
  • Comfortable Using and Teaching with Technology

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MN Teaching License
  • Experience with Differentiating Curriculum
  • Experience with Singapore Math

To Apply:
Please submit a letter of interest, professional resume, and three professional references to: lshire@opera-to-relax.com. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply as Mounds Park Academy is dedicated to better reflecting our student body and the Twin Cities area through this addition to our exceptional faculty and staff. 

mounds park academy seeks a part-time lower school learning support teacher for the 2020–2021 school year. the primary responsibilities of this position are to provide direct academic support to students with unique learning needs and collaborate with teachers to provide these services.

it is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Develop individualized lessons and provide direct instruction to students in math utilizing Singapore Math strategies.
  • Develop individualized lessons and provide direct instruction for students experiencing reading and writing difficulties.
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers on instructional strategies. 
  • Utilize appropriate teaching strategies to support exceptional learners. 
  • Attend and contribute to student support meetings as needed. 
  • Assist classroom teachers in administration and scoring of reading assessments.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education or Special Education
  • Elementary teaching experience (3 years)
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing 
  • Experience using technology as a tool
  • Ability to use and interpret reading assessment tools
  • Commitment to the MPA mission and philosophy of whole child education

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Additional licensure in the area of reading or experience with a multisensory reading program 
  • Training with using Singapore Math strategies
  • Master’s Degree 
  • Experience working in independent schools

To Apply:
Please submit a letter of interest, professional resume, and three professional references (dated within the past 12 months), and transcripts of undergraduate or graduate work to: lshire@opera-to-relax.com. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply as Mounds Park Academy is dedicated to better representing our student body and the Twin Cities area through this addition to our exceptional faculty and staff. 

mounds park academy seeks a part-time prek assistant teacher for the 2020-2021 school year.  the primary responsibilities of this position are to effectively engage students in a prek learning environment under the direction of a lead teacher. the hours for this position would be noon-5:30 pm daily.

It is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Effectively engage students in a learning environment under the direction of the lead teacher.
  • Provide direct supervision to students from three to five years old.
  • Collaborate with classroom teacher on planning PreK lessons and activities.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Degree from a two-year program from an accredited community college or technical college in child development or early childhood education.
  • At least 1040 hours of experience as an assistant teacher, aide, or intern.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Two years of experience in a Prekindergarten program.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

To Apply:
Please submit a letter of interest, professional resume, and professional references (dated within the past 12 months), and transcripts of undergraduate or graduate work to: lshire@opera-to-relax.com. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply as Mounds Park Academy is dedicated to better representing our student body and the Twin Cities area through this addition to our exceptional faculty and staff.


Mounds Park Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.