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.

Faculty Application
Staff Application
Coaching Application
Substitute Teacher Application

Upper School (9-12)

Middle School (6-8)

Lower School (P-5)

Extended Day and Summer Programs

School Nurse – Substitute

Minnehaha Academy is seeking to create a short list of licensed nurses who would be available substitute for one day or a couple days at a time. The need is only during the school year and school days and the hours would be 8:15 – 3:30.

Qualifications for the position include:

  • Registered Nurse (RN); Licensed School Nurse (LSN) preferred
  • Experience working with Lower and Middle school students preferred
  • Able to build rapport and maintain confidentiality with students, parents, and faculty
  • Previous experience working in a school preferred
  • Ability to support Minnehaha Academy’s mission

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


Substitute Teachers:

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

Qualifications for the position 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.


Art Teacher- Part Time

Minnehaha Academy is looking for a part-time Art teacher to teach two painting classes at our Upper School campus serving Grades 9-12, starting January 22nd, 2018.

Qualifications for the position include:

  • Experience with a range of painting mediums, including watercolor, acrylic and oil paints
  • Experience with a range of painting techniques within different mediums.
  • Experience with the concepts of color theory
  • Experience with creating frames and stretching canvas 
  • Prior teaching experience is encouraged
  • Must be able to creatively inspire students and manage the logistical challenges of running a painting studio with limited space. 
  • Strong team player, with an ability to collaborate effectively with others
  • Ability to relate the Christian faith to learning and life.

Business Office and Human Resource Assistant

Minnehaha Academy is seeking a full-time Business Office and Human Resources Assistant for our school.


  • Process invoices, mail, and deposits
  • Document scanning
  • Assist with payroll and benefit processing and other HR duties
  • Assist with annual audit preparation
  • General office projects


  • Associates or higher degree
  • 1 – 3 years office experience
  • Demonstrated ability to provide detailed, accurate, timely work
  • Comfortable working in Excel
  • Ability to problem-solve
  • HR and/or Payroll experience a plus
  • Positive attitude and team player
  • Strong communication, organization, and time management skills.
  • Impeccable record of integrity and the highest ethical standards
  • Commitment to confidentiality
  • Supportive of the mission of Minnehaha Academy

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

Bus Driver – Part Time

Minnehaha Academy has an opening for a part-time Bus Driver with primary hours between 3pm – 7pm on week days and some Saturdays. The bus driver will transport students between campuses, to other schools and potentially on field trips.

Qualifications for the job include:

  • Appropriate licensure to operate a school bus
  • Previous experience driving bus preferred
  • Strong people skills to effectively interact with children, parents and staff
  • Knowledge of the Twin Cities area a plus

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