Thank you for your interest in employment at Mounds Park Academy! The environment here is diverse, collaborative, creative, and innovative for students, faculty, and staff. Here, you will be challenged to become your best self while simultaneously encouraging all those around you to dream big and do right.

 

Mounds Park Academy is seeking a highly motivated individual to support the Lower School Director in a temporary position from January 6, 2020 – March 6, 2020.   Two training days would take place in early December, 2019.  Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Outlook, database management, and telephone systems. The Lower School Assistant greets visitors daily, connects with students, supports parents/guardians, and assists faculty and staff.  The ideal candidate must have strong communication skills, organizational skills, must be detailed oriented, and maintain confidentiality.  Daily tasks include scheduling, managing files and data bases, editing written communication, and managing parent phone calls.  The candidate must have a pleasant demeanor, be friendly, patient, and compassionate.

 

A minimum of three years of Administrative Assistant experience is required

 

Mounds Park Academy offers a competitive salary and benefits.

 

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.   Information about our school can be found at www.moundsparkacademy.org.

 

Application materials are due by December 10, 2019. 


To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, three letters of reference, and salary requirements to:
lshire@moundsparkacademy.org

 

Interviews will be conducted the week of November 11, 2019.


Or mail directly to:
    

Mounds Park Academy
ATTN: Renee Wright
2051 Larpenteur Avenue E
Saint Paul, MN 55109

Mounds Park Academy seeks a long-term substitute to join our Visual Arts faculty. Specifically, this candidate will teach 8th grade art , Upper School printmaking, and Upper School photography (beginning and advanced).  All visual art teachers at MPA are responsible for providing a classroom instructional program that supports the individual needs of all students in accordance with the school’s mission and values. We seek individuals passionate about teaching middle and high school age students with practicing artist experience and/or degrees in art, art-education, or related fields.

It is expected that a successful candidate would:

  • Inspire and lead students to enter into the creative process
  • Supervise, encourage, counsel, and evaluate students
  • Challenge and engage students artistically
  • Foster and sustain an effective classroom environment
  • Communicate and meet with students and parents as necessary
  • Participate in the Fine Arts Department and staff development activities, as possible
  • Show a willingness to contribute to the life of the school outside of the classroom
  • Have demonstrated experience in the visual arts, photography, and printmaking

In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:

  • A passion and commitment to art education and personal growth as an artist
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal skills
  • Admirable and compassionate leadership skills
  • Strong collaboration skills and a commitment to shared decision making
  • Exceptional personal and professional organization skills
  • Creativity, a sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Flexibility and collegiality

To Apply:

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. Information about our school can be found at www.moundsparkacademy.org.

Please submit a letter of interest, professional resume, and three professional references to: mshire@moundsparkacademy.org.

Preferential review of applications will begin on Friday, December 13th, 2020, and will continue until position is filled.

Mounds Park Academy is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Mounds Park Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.