Elementary School Teaching | District | Available: 08/28/2023 | Closing: Until Filled


The East Grand Forks Public Schools is seeking an elementary school teacher with proven teaching experience or the ability to grow into an exceptional teacher. The preferred candidate must be a highly motivated, innovative, and student-centered teacher.  A background of working successfully with diverse learners, a commitment to differentiating instruction, and the ability to collaborate with colleagues is valuable to us. 


East Grand Forks, MN is a city with a population of approximately 9,000 and located in the heart of the Red River Valley in Northwest Minnesota.  It borders Grand Forks, ND and is very close to the University of North Dakota and Northland Community and Technical College.  The district’s K-12 enrollment is approximately 1,850 students and there are four separate school buildings housing grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12. 


This is a great opportunity to make a meaningful contribution in education while facilitating student success and growth in academic and interpersonal skills through implementing district approved curriculum; documenting teaching and student progress/activities/outcomes; addressing specific educational needs of individual students and by creating a flexible, safe and optimal learning environment; and providing feedback to students, parents and administration regarding student progress, expectations, goals, etc. Under the general supervision of the School Principal.  If you enjoy the challenges and opportunities that come from improving academic outcomes, EGF ISD 595 is the right fit.  Excellence is the expectation for every learner, every day at EGF ISD 595.


Minimum Qualifications: Minnesota teaching license in Elementary Education, K-6, or 1-6, or, the ability to get this license by the start of the school year.


Desired Qualifications:

Minnesota teaching license in Elementary Education, K-6, 1-6, or, the ability to get this license by the start of the school year. Successful prior teaching experience for the appropriate grade levels a plus.


East Grand Forks Public Schools offers a competitive salary and benefit package as per negotiated contract along with a matched 403(b) plan and professional development opportunities.  


To apply, please go to EGF Human Resources or the district’s website ( and complete the application process.  You will need to submit a letter of interest, résumé, copy of college transcript, teaching license, and three letters of reference.  East Grand Forks ISD 595 uses the applicant tracking system from Frontline Education to manage employment applications online. 


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


If you have any questions when filling out this application, please contact Chad Grassel, Principal at 218-773-0908 or Suraya Driscoll, Principal at 218-773-1149


East Grand Forks ISD 595 is an Equal Opportunity Employer