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2020-2021 School Year

Executive Director

The Cannon River STEM School Board of Directors seeks an Executive Director for the Cannon River STEM School, a K-8 public charter school. This position reports to the board and will provide usual and customary executive school leader services to the board, staff, students and families in the Cannon River STEM School community. It is a full-time, year-round, onsite position. Highly qualified, successful, and interested parties are invited to consider and apply for this exceptional charter school leadership opportunity.

About the position: 

Minimum requirements for the position are:  BS or BA or above from an accredited college/university, charter school teaching and/or leadership experience, and other relevant education, training, and experience. A complete description of the job can be found on the school’s website:


Salary and Benefits:

Starting Salary range is $85,000 to $125,000 per year based on the successful candidates prior training, experience, and demonstrated leadership success.  Benefits include:  Health, Dental, Long-term care and Life Insurance, TRA retirement program and Paid Time Off (PTO).

Application Process:
The position will remain open until a successful candidate is identified by the Cannon River STEM School. However, priority consideration will be given to applications received on or before February, 26, 2021. 

Applicants should not contact school board members. To apply for this position, submit a letter of interest, resume, and three letters of professional reference that demonstrate your ability to meet the requirements outlined in the full job description of this position:

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Special Education Paraprofessional

Cannon River STEM School is seeking a full time Special Education Paraprofessional.

Cannon River STEM School is a K-8th grade free public charter school that has been open since 2009. Our Vision is to become an innovative leader in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) in Minnesota while creating a community of students who love to learn. We are a unique school, with 55 acres of land that we utilize and incorporate in children's learning experience at CRSS.

Our Mission is to foster each student’s innate curiosity and joy of discovery. We prepare students to become excellent questioners, scientific thinkers, and responsible citizens, who are able to contribute to the world with confidence and character. 

Our Paraprofessionals provide instructional support for students depending on each student's needs and will assist classroom teachers with their instructional responsibilities. All CRSS paraprofessionals provide academic, social and emotional, and physical supports to individual or small groups of students under the direction of the Student Services Coordinator, Special Education Teachers and Classroom Teachers.

Experience working with children, especially those with special needs is desired. The ability to build relationships with children, parents, and teachers is an important asset in this position. 

If you are interested in making a difference each day in a child's life, please submit your cover letter, resume, and application to Jennifer Clark, jclark@crssraptors.org

To view the full job description and application please click the links below. 


Substitute Teachers and Substitute Paraprofessionals:  CRSS is building our call list of substitute instructional staff. HOW TO GET ON THE CRSS CALL LIST FOR SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS AND PARAPROFESSIONAL POSITIONS: Submit a cover letter, CRSS Employment Application, and teachers license (in case of teachers) to the CRSS Office, or by faxing to 507-384-3436 or e-mailing Theresa Gunderson at info@crssraptors.org.

Submit your materials to:

Cannon River STEM School
1800 14th St. NE
Faribault, MN 55021
Fax: (507) 384-3436
Email: info@crssraptors.org

Cannon River STEM School is an Equal Opportunity Employer