High School Teaching | Foreign Language - Spanish | Crookston High School | Available: 08/26/2024 | Closing: 07/18/2024


Position Description:
Crookston Public Schools is seeking a 1.0 FTE Foreign Language – Spanish Teacher for grades 9-12 at Crookston High School starting Fall 2024. The successful applicant will be responsible for the delivery of Spanish instruction that ensures the success of a diverse population of learners. In addition, candidate will be responsible for building positive relationships and working collaboratively with students, parents and staff members to foster a positive experience for the entire learning community and have a commitment to academic excellence. 

Crookston is located in the heart of the Red River Valley in Northwest Minnesota and has a population of approximately 7,800.  Agriculture is a very strong part of our community.  University of Minnesota-Crookston campus is located here and is a very strong member and supporter of our community.  Located just 25 miles east of Grand Forks, ND, we are close to the University of North Dakota; ample shopping, dining, an international airport and more.  District enrollment size is approximately 1,135 students K-12; with the high school about 350 students in grades 9-12.  We offer an excellent salary and benefits package as per the Crookston Education Association Master Agreement (see )

Valid Minnesota teaching license in Spanish (the District may consider Tier 1 or Tier 2 licenses, or out-of-field permissions).  Prior teaching experience preferred but not necessary.  Individuals who do not have appropriate licensure but possess the necessary skills are encouraged to apply. 

Salary:  Salary will be according to the Crookston Education Association (CEA) Master Agreement Salary Scale and ranges from $45,674 – $71,379 annually.  Excellent Health Insurance benefits package is also offered.

Starting Date:  August 26, 2024

Application Deadline:  Thursday, July 18, 2024 or open until filled.

Application Procedure:
To apply, submit a letter of application, résumé, copy of valid MN teaching license, completed district application form, three letters of recommendation and college transcripts.   For questions regarding this posting, please contact:

Matt Torgerson, Principal
Crookston Public Schools
402 Fisher Ave.
Crookston, MN 56716

For any questions, please contact Matt Torgerson at 218-281-2144 or email:
Application deadline is Thursday, July 18, 2024 or until filled. 

Crookston Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer