Minnehaha Academy

Admission Office: 612-728-7722

Employment Opportunities

Working at Minnehaha Academy is a rewarding and fulfilling experience. The Minnehaha community is committed to integrating the Christian faith with academic excellence, and this mission is lived out through our faculty and staff. To actively participate in the education of youth is our privilege and responsibility. With exceptional academics as one of our core values, we seek the very best faculty to educate our students along with the very best staff to support the faculty, students, parents and alumni of Minnehaha. Minnehaha is dedicated to excellence in all that we do, while striving to be a caring community in which to work where we strive to cultivate the potential, not only of our students, but also our employees. Minnehaha seeks to maintain a diverse body of students and employees that is a reflection of the community in which we live and work. We take pride in being part of an educational environment committed to the development of the whole child, academically, socially, physically and spiritually.

Open Positions

Minnehaha Academy is seeking candidates to fill the following positions.  To apply, click the online application (link) in each job posting to complete and submit online. Follow any additional requirements for application based on the individual job posting. If you have questions, contact the person listed within each job posting.

Upper School (9-12)

Middle School (6-8)

Lower School (P-5)

Extended Day and Summer




Minnehaha Academy is seeking a College & Guidance Counselor beginning in the 2016-2017 school year. Earlier start date may be possible.

Qualifications include:

  • Experience in a high school College & Guidance Counseling office; experience as a college or university advisor will also be considered
  • Experience in identifying appropriate college opportunities, coordinating standardized testing, developing and presenting programs to classes and parents
  • Licensure in school counseling preferred
  • Strong interest and experience in being a part of a counseling office that exhibits a passion and drive for meeting the academic, social, and emotional needs of individual students
  • Self-starter with connections and experience in college admissions
  • Strong networking and public relations skills are required
  • Excellent organization skills as well as written and oral communication skills
  • Interest and willingness to travel to colleges and universities to reinforce or establish connections with Minnehaha Academy
  • Competent with technology integration in the workplace
  • Strong team player, with an ability to collaborate effectively with others
  • Motivation to relate the Christian faith to learning and life

If interested, please complete the online Staff Application and attach a resume.

Minnehaha Academy seeks substitute teachers for the Lower, Middle and Upper Schools:

Minnehaha Academy is a Christian school and a ministry of the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church of America.  Our mission is to provide a high quality education integrating faith and learning.

Substitute Teachers:

Qualifications include:

  • College degree, educational background preferred
  • Dedication to students’ learning
  • Positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents
  • State Certification preferred, not mandatory
  • Ability to support our mission by relating the Christian faith to learning and life

If interested, please complete the online Substitute Teaching Application and attach a resume.