High School Education | Social Studies | Shakopee High School | Available: 08/21/2023 | Closing: Open until filled


Shakopee Public Schools is looking a Social Studies Teacher (1.0 FTE ) for the 2023-2024 school year at Shakopee High School. 

Other important things to know:
Shakopee Public Schools recently passed a 10 year referendum, resulting in openings throughout the District. Additionally, the Shakopee Education Association (SEA) Local #1346 Collective Bargaining Agreement was approved effective July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023. The Agreement included adjustments to bring teacher compensation to the mid-range of comparable districts. To view the new contract and salary schedule, click here. In addition to competitive salary, Shakopee Public Schools offers a comprehensive benefit package with customizable options. The District also offers professional development opportunities throughout the year and a strong mentoring program for first year staff.

Job Summary:
Provide instruction in content area in accordance with each student’s ability and create a classroom environment that fosters student learning and personal growth. Establish effective working relationships with students and parents, work collaboratively with other staff members.


  • Current MN teaching license in Social Studies or willingness and ability to obtain a MN teaching license in Social Studies
  • Experience with multiple instructional designs and differentiated instruction
  • Strong classroom management skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to build and maintain¬†successful, positive and professional relationships with students, parents and staff

Working Conditions: 
Classroom, office, lifting, sitting, standing, pushing, pulling, keyboarding, etc.

Application Procedure:
You must be an permanent employee of the district to use the internal application. Substitutes are not considered internal applicants and must complete the external application. Apply online at under job posting 5618.

Selection Procedure:
Candidates who are under further consideration will be contacted for an interview. Positions will remain open until filled.

Our Mission: Shakopee Schools, in partnership with our community, will educate lifelong learners to succeed in a diverse world.

District Information:
The Shakopee district serves more than 8,000 students in Shakopee, Savage, Prior Lake, and the Jackson, Louisville, and Sand Creek Townships. Our district is located in one of the fastest growing suburbs in the Twin Cities.

We offer a myriad of programs and activities that give our students of all ages, backgrounds and interests the chance to learn, share, explore and expand their knowledge, talents, skills and abilities in academics, arts, athletics, community service, and so much more. We also offer a variety of high potential classes at all grades as well as programs at the high school that can earn students college credits. 

The Shakopee School District is committed to providing the best opportunities for our students. We are dedicated to helping them excel and achieve their educational goals and teaching them to be good citizens of our community, our nation and our world.

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