South Middle School (learn more)

Grand Forks

Grand Forks, North Dakota (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3924557
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: June 10, 2022
  • Starting Date: August 22, 2022

Job Description

Full-time Innovations Teacher at South Middle School.


Education: Bachelor’s Degree


Qualifications: Must have or be eligible for a North Dakota teaching license qualified to teach Middle School.


Job Goal: Middle School Innovations Teacher of 9-week based class for 6th and 7th students.                 


Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to the following: 

  1. The experience and leadership skills to guide middle school students through deep learning projects.
  2. Knowledge of middle school aged students and experience working with them.
  3. Ability to engage individual students in thoughtful work around their passions, learning styles and interests.
  4. Organizational skills to facilitate planning and preparation of long-term project which include comprehensive research, collaboration, creative problem solving and written and oral communication.
  5. Knowledge of technology platforms that enhance student learning.
  6. Other duties as assigned.


Work Environment and Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; occasionally walk and stand. The ability to hear and see in order to communicate effectively as well as communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; Maintain effective audio/visual discrimination and perception to the degree necessary for the successful performance of assigned duties; Maintain mental capacity, allowing for effective interaction and communication with others.  


Evaluation: By the Principal at least twice each year in the first three years of service (December 15 & April 15), and at least once each year thereafter (April 15).


External applicants are allowed to bring in up to 11 years of teaching experience.


A teaching contract of 188 days. 


Current certified benefit information can be found at


The Teacher Negotiated Agreement can be viewed at


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Current GFPS paraprofessionals, substitute teachers, and resident teachers who are interested in applying must complete a regular Teacher Application.


Position open until filled.



  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1

Employer Description

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Job Requirements

  • No experience required

Contact Information

  • MaryJo Sturman, HR Assistant
  • 2400 47th Ave S
  • Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
  • Phone: 701-787-4878
  • Fax: Click on Employment
  • Email: click here

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