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
Carrington Public School: Full Time Agricultural Education/Family and Consumer Science Instructor
The Carrington School District is seeking a full time 7-12 Agricultural Education/Family and Consumer Science program instructor to expand their course offerings. This new position at Carrington High School will include teaching 4 agricultural education courses and 2 family and consumer science courses. These courses may be offered in combination with current staff. The position is a 12-month contract and includes FFA co-advisor responsibilities. Teaching license in Agricultural Education and/or Family and Consumer Science is required with the possibility of acquiring certification if needed.
Interested applicants please send resume, transcripts and information to:
Carrington School District
Attn: Kimary Edland
PO Box 48
Carrington, ND 58421
Garrison Public School: Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor
Garrison Public School is seeking a second Agricultural Education instructor. The candidate will have a schedule which includes six instructional periods and one prep period. The instructional periods are flexible and can be any agricultural area the teacher is qualified to teach in North Dakota. This position will include extended contract days for FFA activities and instruction, based on the candidate’s desire to be involved.
The new instructor will have the ability to work in our new shop, which continues to be fitted with new equipment and tools. The department also has a greenhouse, classroom, mobile meats lab, and is a member of the Corps of Discovery High-Tech consortium. Garrison FFA alumni and Ag Ed Advisory Committee members are very supportive of the program.
Direct any questions about the position to Heather Riemer at firstname.lastname@example.org or Nick Klemisch at email@example.com. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and three letters of recommendation to Nick Klemisch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maddock High School: Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor
The Maddock Agriculture Programs is one of the oldest in North Dakota as it started as County Agriculture School in 1917. The Maddock A. S. Gibbens FFA Chapter was chartered November 9, 1929 so is also one of the oldest in the state. The FFA Chapter has been very active and includes over three hundred State FFA degrees and thirty-six state FFA Officers. The Maddock community maintains a strong connection to the ag program and FFA chapter, as FFA played a major role in many of our citizens’ lives growing up in the area.
The Maddock Ag facility includes a classroom, 30’ by 24’ wood shop, and 54’ X 60’ Metal Working Shop. Equipment such as versa laser, versa cam, 3d printer, and drone instruction materials are provided by the Technical Learning Center rotation from Devils Lake, ND.
Position is for 220 contracted days, which includes extra duty pay for FFA and extended contract for duties related to the Ag Ed Program. Current schedule includes 7th and 8th Grade Agriculture and courses in high school such as: Animal Science, Welding, Structures, Agronomy, Introduction to Agriculture, Foundations of Agriculture, Food Science, and Agriculture Business. These could be tweaked or changed to meet your specific areas of expertise and student.
This position is a full-time position. Teaching license is required. Salary: $45,000 plus years of experience. Benefits include Paid Leave – Holidays–Full TFFR—Signing bonus/paid student teaching – Medical, Dental, and Health Insurance
To apply, please send: current resume, transcripts, three letters of reference, and a copy of your current ND teaching license to Ben Allmaras at email@example.com. Position open until filled.
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.
Southeast Region Career & Technology Center (Hankinson): Full Time Agricultural Education Instructor/FFA Advisor
This position is open till March 31, 2023. If a qualified candidate is found it could close early.
Potential teaching load - Teaching 7-12th grade Ag in Hankinson, ND. Ag Science, Ag Mechanics, Exploratory 7th and 8th grade, Foundations of Ag, Food Science, Intro to Agriculture, Coop placement, and a Leadership and Community Service class.
Hankinson classes range from 18 - 20 students. Ideally class sizes will be 6-18 students. Ability to set your own curriculum with ability to use the rotational equipment within the SRCTC. As well at the high-tech equipment.
FFA: A new chapter will need to be created.
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Lake Region State College: Post-Secondary Precision Agriculture Instructor/Program Director
Lake Region State College (LRSC) is seeking a full-time instructor/program director for our Precision Agriculture Program. The successful candidate must be able to provide instruction and curriculum development in at least two of the following three areas: agronomy, ag finance, or precision agriculture through hardware and software applications. This position is responsible for providing textbook, hands on, and applicable labs in their area of expertise. Will assist students with precision ag and agronomic field experiments including data collection and processing. Will present at grower events and will proactively build and maintain industry partnerships.
Bachelor’s Degree in an agricultural discipline or related field and relevant work experience. The ability to navigate agricultural and other outdoor terrain and lift/carry 50 pounds as part of normal duties is required.
Preference will be given to the candidate who has right combination of education and experience to offer the students at Lake Region State College a hands-on experience through its many resources, including a 40 acre field, working precision equipment, access to multiple software packages and hands on agronomy classes. The preferred candidate must demonstrate the necessary motivation to learn new technologies and implement those technologies into the classroom/field. The preferred candidate must be committed to build and maintain strong relationships with producers, campus members, and the agriculture community.
Fill out the LRSC employment application, include a cover letter, resume, and information for three professional references. Closing date is November 28, 2022