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MREC Employment Opportunities

The Missouri River Educational Cooperative (MREC) is one of eight Regional Educational Associations (REA) in North Dakota. We are comprised of 39 School Districts, 10 Cooperating Parties including 7 Colleges/Universities 2 Private Schools and YCC.

Current Job Openings Include:
Office Manager
Site Coordinator
Youth Leader
AmeriCorps Reading Tutor

To apply for one of these positions, click on the Talent Ed Link below.

Instructional Aide - Wachter Middle School

6.5 - 7 hours per day/9 month position

Instructional aid to work with student with special needs at Wachter Middle School. This position may require students lifts and transfers. Work with students in a classroom setting assisting with many different aspects of a students day.

Starting Salary: $15.22/hour

Application Deadline: July 25, 2014

Itinerant ED Teacher Aide

Application deadline date: July 25, 2014
9 month position - 32.5 hours per week

This position will be under the supervision of an itinerant ED teacher. This position will travel to a number of schools and work with identified ED students and others with behavioral concerns.

Starting Salary: $15.22/hr

Secretary I/Office Aide - Miller Elementary

1. High School Diploma or Equivalent
2. The ability to lift up to 25 pounds

Step 3 - 4 hours per day/9 month position
Starting Salary: $12.79/hour

Application Deadline: July 28, 2014

Child Nutrition Secretary - Hughes Education Center

Application Deadline: July 30, 2014

1. High School diploma or equivalent
2. A minimum of 1 year of secretarial experience
3. Proficient in computer skills which include: word processing,
spreadsheets, databases, Internet, etc.

Starting Salary: $13.93/hr
10 Months, 40 hours/week

Custodian II - Bismarck High School

Application Deadline: July 31, 2014

Hours: 3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Starting Salary: $15.22/hr

High school diploma or equivalent
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
Job Goal: To provide students with a safe, attractive, comfortable, and clean place in which to learn, play, and develop.


Keep building and premises, including sidewalks, driveways, and play areas, neat and clean at all times. **
Shovel, snow blow, and sand sidewalks, driveways, parking areas and steps, as appropriate. **
Assure that all exit doors are free and clear of all obstructions and all panic bolts are working properly during the hours of building occupancy. **
Follow directions on container labels, carefully mix proper quantities of cleaning solvents as part of the preparation for cleaning activities. **
Sweep or vacuum classrooms daily and dust furniture. **
Scrub, hose down, and disinfect toilet floors daily and clean all sanitary fixtures and drinking fountains daily. **
Perform such yard keeping duties as grass cutting, trimming, and the like, as necessary, to maintain the school grounds in a safe and attractive condition. **
Keep all floors in a clean and attractive condition and in a good state of preservation. Must be able to operate floor scrubbers, floor buffers, and large vacuum cleaners. **
Assume responsibility for the opening and closing of the building each school day and for determining, before leaving, that all doors and windows are secured and all lights, other than security lights, are turned off. **
Regulate heat, ventilation, and air conditioning systems to provide temperatures appropriate to the season and to insure economical usage of fuel, water, and electricity as directed by the Custodial Supervisor.
Clean corridors after school each day and during the day when their condition requires it.
Wash all windows on both the inside and outside at least twice each year, and more frequently if necessary.
Keep the grounds free of litter.
Clean all chalkboards or whiteboards daily.
Make minor building repairs.
Report major repairs needed promptly to custodian supervisor or designee.
Report any damage to school property to custodian supervisor or designee.
Remain on the school premises during schools hours and during non-school hours when the use of the building has been authorized and attendance is required by the principal.
Move furniture or equipment within buildings as required for various activities and as directed by the custodian supervisor.
Comply with local laws and procedures for the storage and disposal of trash and waste.
Perform other duties as assigned.

The performance responsibilities and duties may change at any time depending on the needs of the district.

Bus Driver - Facilities & Transportation

8 hours per day
9 or 12 month position

1. High School Diploma or GED
2. Must have a minimum of a Class C or higher commercial driver's license with a passenger endorsement - air brake endorsement recommended.
3. Basic First Aid and CPR
4. Must meet current DOT standards.
5. Must provide current driving record from North Dakota Motor Vehicle Department.
6. Must be able to lift up to 45 pounds.

Starting Salary: $16.62/hr

Application Deadline: August 1, 2014

Detention/Study Hall Supervisor-Simle Middle School

Application Deadline: August 5, 2014

High School diploma
Preference will be given to individuals with experience working with middle school students.
Starting Salary: $18.17/hr
35-40 hours per week/9 month position

This person will assist with Detention and In-School Suspension as well as other student supports as needed.

In-School Suspension/Parking Lot Supervisor - Legacy High School

Application Deadline: August 5, 2014

8 hours/day - 9 month position

1. High School diploma
2. Preference will be given to individuals wit experience working
with high school students

Parking lot supervisor duties before, during and after school. ISS during school day.

Starting Salary: $18.17/hr

Neighbors Network (In-Home Family Services)

Application Deadline: August 6, 2014

1. High School diploma
2. Valid drivers license
3. Must have their own automobile for transportation
4. Ability to make home visits
5. One year of child experience in a child care, group home,
educational or similar setting

8 hours per day/9 month position
Starting Salary: $18.17/hr

Library Assistant - Roosevelt Elementary

Application Deadline: August 6, 2014

5 hours per day/9 month position
Starting Salary: $15.22/hr

High school diploma. Prefer post high school experience and/or education in the following fields: Instructional Development K-12; libraries; computers; audiovisual materials; and other technologies
The position involves a great deal of physical activity.
The library assistant will work independently and under supervision and will need to cope with shifting job priorities.
The applicant should possess excellent interpersonal, rganizational, and technology skills.

JOB GOAL: To assist the Library Media Specialist (LMS) with library services; to provide guidance and supervision for students with the direction of the classroom teacher and/or the library media specialist; and to provide support to the LMS in all other aspects of the district library curriculum plan.

1. Guide students and staff in location, selection, and evaluation of both print and on-line resources. **
2. Provide students and staff assistance in utilizing library technology services. **
3. Circulate among students and staff working in the library, assist them with literacy and technology services, and refer questions that need more assistance to the library media specialist.
4. Perform circulation desk tasks and procedures, including interlibrary loans. **
5. As assigned, perform tasks of ordering, processing, repairing materials, keeping statistical records, taking inventory, and weeding. **
6. Assist students and staff in preparing bibliographies.
7. Assist library media specialist with maintaining library web pages and preparation of library publications.
8. Perform the tasks and procedures needed for the circulation of the daily mail, new magazines and newspapers, etc.
9. Shelve, straighten, and read shelves of resources.
10. Assist with promotion of library/reading programs, services, displays, book fairs, and other special projects.
11. Understand library associated district policies.
12. Help maintain a safe, productive, and inviting atmosphere for students and staff.
13. May be responsible for supervision and presentations for classes of students.
14. Perform other duties as assigned.

Displaced Instructional Aides (2014-2015)

Application deadline date: August 15, 2014

This job listing is for Instructional Aides that have been "displaced" from their current Instructional Aide position for the 2014-2015 school year.

Instructional Aides requesting a change for 2014-2015

Application deadline date: August 15, 2014

This job listing is for Instructional Aides that would be interested in changing schools, grade level/subject area, etc. for the 2014-2015 school year.

Instructional Aides - Elementary/Secondary (2014-2015)

Application deadline date: October 31, 2014

Instructional Aide positions are filled throughout the year from a pool of qualified applicants. Additional education and/or experience may be required for specific aide positions. Number of hours per day and hourly rate may vary by position.

This posting is for Instructional Aide positions through the end of October, 2014.

Starting salary: $12.79 - $15.22

Substitute Custodian

Step 4 - full-time position

High School Diploma or equivalent
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Starting salary: $13.32 per hour


TalentEd Recruit & Hire (link)

The Bismarck Public School District uses an online application process. All external applicants must complete the online application to be considered for all job openings with BPS.

The link for the internal application is found in the upper right corner at the TalentEd Recruit & Hire site. Current BPS employees can complete the internal application to apply for positions in the same category as their current job (i.e., current contracted teachers applying for a different teaching position, support staff employees applying for a different support staff position, etc.). Temporary employees and substitutes, both regular and long term, are NOT considered internal applicants and should complete the external application to apply for posted positions.

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