Job Opportunities

Last Updated: 10/19/2022 7:41 PM

Elementary Teacher
Bert Raney Elementary, is seeking an Elementary Classroom Teacher starting January 3, 2023. Appropriate Minnesota teaching license is required. Extra-curricular activities and coaching are available.
If you are interested in working with an innovative and dedicated staff and are willing to provide differentiated instruction for children, we encourage you to apply!

To apply, send a cover letter, resume, completed application (found below) and three current references to: 
Lisa A. Hansen, Principal
Bert Raney Elementary School
555 7th Avenue
Granite Falls, MN 56241

For additional information call 320-564-4081 x114 or email

Position open until filled.

October 13, 2022

Yellow Medicine East is seeking paraprofessionals for various assignments serving students at either Bert Raney Elementary or YME Middle/High School.

To apply, submit a letter of intent, resume, letters of recommendation, and district application, found below, to:

Rich Schneider, Superintendent
Yellow Medicine East Schools
450 9th Avenue
Granite Falls, MN  56241 

or via email at:

Position open until filled. 

September 19, 2022


Gifted and Talented Coordinator

YME is seeking a K-12 Gifted and Talented Coordinator for the 2022-2023 school year.
This position is approximately 400 hours per school year.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and completed district application to: 

Lisa A. Hansen, Principal
Bert Raney Elementary School
555 7th Avenue
Granite Falls, MN 56241

For additional information contact Mrs. Hansen at (320) 564-4081 Ext 114 or

Duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Managing general program administration
  • Lead small groups in reading and math instruction
  • Coordinate with classroom teachers to provide appropriate programming for students that support district wide goals
  • Deliver instruction for acceleration in learning, providing resources and assisting classroom teachers with differentiation
  • Administer and/or interpret assessments that are used to help determine student eligibility
  • Coordinate with classroom teachers and building principals to determine student eligibility
  • Develop and recommend programs that include flexible and high-quality learning to support student learning
  • Effectively collaborating with diverse student, parent, and community populations
  • Assist with supervision of students during activities
  • Record keeping for program and instructional services
  • Ensuring positive relationships are developed to enhance public relations for the school district
  • Other duties as assigned

Teaching license preferred but not required. Pay based on qualifications and experience. All interested parties are encouraged to inquire or apply.

Position open until filled. 

June 22, 2022




Substitute Teachers, Paraprofessionals, Custodial Staff, and Kitchen Staff
-Certified Substitutes - $160/day 

  Retired YME Teacher $165/day 

    BA Step 1 if more than 10 days

 -Paraprofessional Substitutes - $13.50/hour      

         $14.50/hour for YME retired staff

 -Kitchen Substitutes - $13.50/hour

         $14.50/hour for YME retired staff

 -Secretarial and Custodial Substitutes - $13.50/hour

         $14.50/hour for YME retired staff

Links to the application form can be found below.
Completed applications can be sent to Tara Miller at
Inquire to Tara regarding the process to obtain a short-call substitute license via email or at 320-564-4081, Ext. 112.



Thank you for your interest in Yellow Medicine East.






Employment Application Process


Thank you for your interest in Yellow Medicine East Schools.  Please read the following instructions carefully.  Your application will be considered when all necessary documents have been received.  Please submit all parts of the application at the same time.  Incomplete or partial applications will not be considered.


Items Required:

    1.    Completed application with three current references listed.

    2.    Cover letter specific to the position you are applying for.

    3.    Resume. (Required for certified positions, optional for non-certified positions.)

    4.    Current MN teaching license.  (Required for certified positions.)


Optional Items;

    1.    Portfolio.

    2.    Other references or documentation you would like considered.


Please send all application materials to:


Denise Streich

Yellow Medicine East District Office

450 9th Avenue

Granite Falls, MN  56241


Once all application materials are received and reviewed and references have been checked, you may be called for an interview.  Once you are approved for employment, you will be required to undergo a background investigation, as per state law.  



Employment Application - Editable Electronically.doc 


Denise Streich, 

Jan 20, 2015, 11:34 AM

Employment Application.pdf 


Denise Streich, 

Apr 4, 2013, 11:24 AM

Substitute Employment Application.pdf 


Denise Streich, 

Apr 4, 2013, 11:25 AM


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