CURRENT JOB OPENINGS
Beulah Public School: Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor
Position is for 238 contracted days, which includes extra duty pay for Summer FFA and extended contract for duties related to supporting the Ag. Ed Program.
Current Schedule has included courses such as: Animal Science, Wildlife Management, Welding, Small Engines, Electricity, Structures, Botany/Horticulture, Foundations of Agriculture. **These could be tweaked or changed to meet your specific areas of expertise.
This position is a full time position. Teaching license is required. Salary: Base salary plus years of experience. Benefits include: Sick Leave– Holidays – Medical – Retirement.
If you are interested in this position, please contact Mr. Blackhurst. 701-873-2261
Deadline to Apply: Open until filled
Garrison Public School: Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor
$40,700 TFFR, Medial, Vacation, Extended Contract
Garrison Public Schools is located at the heart of Lake Sakakawea with a host of outdoor and family friendly activities to enjoy. We are seeking an Ag Education teacher to work collaboratively with our existing Ag teacher and administration. Our new instructor will have the ability to work in our brand new 6,000 square foot facility to promote the industry. In addition, our district incorporates MTSS with a student-centered approach, using 1:1 technology in grade K-12 plus a host of several additional technologies available.
North Valley Career & Technology Center (Grafton): Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor
A "four teacher program"
The schedule will be built to fill six instructional periods and have one prep period. The instructional periods are flexible and can be in any agricultural area the teacher is highly qualified to teach in ND. We will consider a 215-day contract. This position is adding an instructor to aid in the rapidly increasing enrollment and desire of students to take Ag classes. The department at the Center consists of a state-of-the-art greenhouse, classroom and office. Position also requires being an advisor for the FFA program.
NVCTC is a regional center, which service the districts of Drayton, Grafton, Midway, Minto, Park River Area, and Valley-Edinburg. The Center is located in Grafton, North Dakota, a community with a population of approximately 4200 in northeast ND.
Stanley High School: Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor
A "two teacher program".
The Stanley Public School District is accepting applications for an agriculture education teacher beginning in the 2021-2022 school year.
To apply for this position please submit a letter of application, resume, transcript and letters of recommendation.
Please apply online here.
FARM MANAGEMENT EDUCATION:
Farm/Ranch Business Management Instructor (Stanley):
Responsibilities of this position include assisting enrollees who are active in farming and/or ranching with the establishment and maintenance of detailed financial and production records, conducting business analyses, and generating cash flow projections. Additional responsibilities include recruiting participants, enrolling participants, and instruction of the following: Accounting techniques Financial Management Business Analysis Business Planning Enterprise Evaluation Goal Setting Instruction of students is primarily done on a one-to-one basis. The preferred office location for this position is in Stanley, ND but other locations in western North Dakota will be considered. Some in-state travel is required dependent upon location preference.
Required: Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, agriculture education, business, finance, economics, accounting, or a related field. A bachelor’s degree with appropriate work experience may also be considered. Must be willing to be trained in using FINPACK software. Valid driver’s license is required. If hired, applicant will be required to obtain North Dakota State Board for Career and Technical Education certification (up to six years to obtain). For more information on CTE certification go to https://www.cte.nd.gov/teacher-licensing QUALIFICATIONS Preferred: Experience teaching farm management Experience in agriculture finance such as agricultural loan officer Three or more years of agriculture/agribusiness experience Proficiency with FINPACK, Excel and one or more farm accounting software programs Applicable master’s degree Documented successful teaching experience Compensation: 10 to 11 months (negotiable), full-time, benefited position. Salary based on experience and education. Retirement plan and full coverage for family health insurance.
STARTING DATE: Negotiable. CLOSING DATE: August 30th, 2022.
However, applications will be reviewed until a qualified candidate is found.
NDSCS (Wahpeton): Agriculture Instructor
This is a full-time, 9-month instructional position in the Agriculture Department. Primary instructional responsibilities include teaching a variety of agriculture courses related to the successful candidate’s areas of expertise and needs of the department. The successful candidate must be able to provide instruction and curriculum development in at least two of the following areas: agronomy, agricultural economics, soil science or precision agriculture. Internship visits occur during the summer and require travel, including overnight stays (valid driver’s license required). Supervision of summer internship experiences will be compensated under a separate contract. Other duties include curriculum development & revision, student advisement, assisting with student organization activities, student recruitment, committee participation, assessment of student learning, assisting with the NDSCS Kosel Family Agriculture Land Lab, and related departmental and college responsibilities.
Must support the mission, vision and values of NDSCS
Bachelor’s degree in an agriculture related field with the ability to obtain a master’s degree within 5 years.
Demonstrated competency in at least two of the following areas: agronomy, agricultural economics, soil science, and precision agriculture
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Computer and technology literate
Hold a valid driver’s license
Motivated, self-directed, & able to work effectively & professionally with students & staff in a team setting.
Ability to articulate and support the two-year postsecondary college philosophy with a commitment to teaching and learning in a two-year college setting.
Master’s degree or higher in a related Agriculture field
Successful college or secondary teaching experience
Demonstrated competency in other agriculture topics such as animal science, agriculture sales