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Owatonna Public Schools

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District/Organization Description:

Owatonna Public Schools serves 5000 students and is committed to focusing on 21st Century Learners, Safe and Caring Community, High Quality Teaching and Learning and Equity. We inspire excellence, every learner, every day. OPS inspires a community of learners with equitable access to high quality, innovative learning opportunities ensuring all students are college, career and life ready. We build and nurture relationships, develop and maintain a growth mindset, and challenge the status quo in order to do what is best for each student. Owatonna is located in Steele County at the crossroads of Highways 14, US 218 and Interstate 35W. Owatonna is a great place to work and live!

District/Organization hiring and interviewing instructions and processes for candidates:

All applicants must apply for positions online using our Applicant Tracking System. The application materials can include but not be limited to an online application, cover letter, resume, transcripts, letters of recommendation, certifications and licenses. The majority of our Screening, Interviewing and Hiring will be done by our administrative team including building principals and or Department Directors. Our process typically is a two or three part process that may include a phone screen, panel interview, building/department tour, presening a lesson plan or writing sample.

Licensure Areas Typically Hiring For:

Teaching Licenses (Elementary Education, Mathematics, Social Studies, etc.)| Career and Technical Education (CTE)| Special Education| Administrative and Other Roles

Teaching Licenses:

Agriculture Education| Early Childhood| Elementary Education| Parent and Family Education| Science: General Science (Science 5-8)| Science: General Science: Middle Level (Science 5-8) (Endorsement)| Science: Life Sciences| Science: Physics| World Languages and Cultures

Career and Technical Education:

CTE: Medical Careers

Special Education:

Special Education: Academic and Behavioral Strategist (mild to moderate only)| Special Education: Autism Spectrum Disorders| Special Education: Developmental Disabilities| Special Education: Early Childhood| Special Education: Emotional Behavioral Disorders| Special Education: Learning Disabilities

Administrative and Other Roles:

School Nurse| School Psychologist

Contact Information



Director of HR & Student Affairs


Owatonna Public Schools

515 W Bridge Street




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