Current Positions Available:  

Position: Fourth / Fifth Grade Teacher
School: Prairie Creek Community School, 27695 Denmark Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057
Full-time Fourth/Fifth grade teacher beginning in the 2020-21 school year. Position involves working in close partnership with a small team of teachers in a multi-age setting. An understanding of progressive education and experience teaching in a child-centered, multi-age classroom is strongly preferred. 
Teacher should be committed to:

  • Equity and inclusion
  • Social Justice
  • Outdoor learning
  • Curriculum creation
  • Multidisciplinary thematic learning
  • Project based learning
  • Teacher driven and created professional development

K - 6 MN licensure in elementary education is required (or a willingness to pursue that licensure in immediate future)
About the School:
Prairie Creek Community School, a small charter school located just south of Lakeville and Farmington. Applicants can learn more about our school by visiting the school website at
How to Apply:
Complete the job application form in Employment section at Send completed job application form, a letter of interest, statement of educational philosophy, resume and three letters of reference to: 
Position open until filled.


Position: Substitute Teachers (pool)
Start of Employment: 2019-2020 School Year
Hours: 7:45am - 2:45pm
Compensation: $140.00/day

Position: Substitute Paraprofessionals (pool)
Start of Employment: 2019-2020 School Year
Hours: Variable between 8am - 2:30pm
Compensation: $15.00/hour

For all positions, please fill out an Employment Application and return by email or mail to our school:

ATTENTION: Employment
Prairie Creek Community School
27695 Denmark Avenue
Northfield, MN 55057

Submit your email address using this form if you would like to be contacted when a teacher opening occurs.

Prairie Creek does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sexual orientation, disability, or national or ethnic origin in its educational program, admissions, employment, or any other program offered by the school.