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    Maple Lake Public Schools
    ATTN: Human Resources
    200 Highway 55 E
    Maple Lake, MN 55358

  • Maple Lake Public Schools serves about 800 preschool through 12th grade students in a beautiful rural setting situated in the heart of central Minnesota lake region.  Maple Lake is located 40 miles west of the Twin Cities and 30 miles southeast of St. Cloud.  Maple Lake Irish extracurricular and co-curricular activities have enjoyed enormous success over the last several years.  Our students have a history of scoring well on state assessments.  The mission of Maple Lake Public Schools is to create an exceptional place to learn and work, emphasizing educational opportunities and promote academic achievement, life-long learning, and productive citizenship in our society.


    Current Openings  


    Kidville Instructional Assistant

    Kidville has an opening for a part time Kidville Instructional Assistant; hours are from 1:30 pm-6 pm,  Monday-Friday.  This position will assist with the supervision of children ages pre-kindergarten through grade 6 enrolled in the Kidville Childcare program.  

    Salary and benefits according to 2019-21 Support Staff Master Agreement, pay scale II, DOQ.  Please apply by emailing a letter of interest and Instructional Assistant application (available on our website) to: 

    Community Education Director Tana Fobbe:



    Position open until filled



    Elementary Teachers-Maple Lake Schools 

    Maple Lake Elementary is seeking two elementary Grade 1-6 Teachers for the 2021-22 school year.  Candidates must have a MN teaching license.  Coaching opportunities are available. 

    To apply, please email cover letter, resume, 3 current letters of recommendation, transcripts, copy of MN licensure and certified application (found on our district employment page


    Principal Andrew Sawatzke


    If an applicant has previously applied for an earlier 2021-22 Maple Lake elementary vacancy and would like to be considered for these current openings, please email Principal Andrew Sawatzke with your letter of interest.   

    Positions open until filled


    Custodian II

    Immediate opening for a Custodian II.  Duties include performing a variety of cleaning operations and preparation of facilities for classroom and school activities/events.  Boilers license is preferred.

    Pay according to 2019-2021 Support Staff Master Agreement, Pay scale II.  Work year:  3:00 pm- 11:00 pm during school year and 7:00 am-3:00 pm during summer; 250 workdays per year plus 11 paid holidays and paid vacation.

    Submit a letter of interest and Custodial application (found on our website) to:

    Maureen Donohue

    Human Resources Manager


    Position open until filled 







    Minnesota Math Corps or Reading Corps Tutor

    Position title: Math Tutor – Minnesota Math Corps


                          Reading Tutor – Minnesota Reading Corps

    Join us as we head back to school! Maple Lake Elementary is looking for caring adults to serve with Minnesota Reading Corps or Minnesota Math Corps. You can help kids become successful in reading or math! You’ll work directly with students every school day, during school hours, August- June.

    • Elementary Literacy Tutor
    • Math Enrichment Tutor

    Tutors come from many backgrounds and include recent high school and college grads, career changers, stay- at- home parents and retirees. With training, support from onsite coaches and evidence- based strategies, Reading Corps and Math Corps tutors are well- equipped to change lives. No previous teaching experience necessary!

    Tutors earn a living allowance, education award to repay student loans or pay tuition, and federal student loan forbearance. Tutors may be eligible for health insurance and child care assistance. To learn how you can join our team, visit www.readingandmath.net.  

    Questions? Contact Becca.Johnson@servetogrow.org or 612- 430- 9882.


    Substitutes Needed


    • Teacher substitutes (certified or short call)
    • Instructional Assistant substitutes
    • Cafeteria substitutes
    • Custodial substitutes


    Job specific applications can be found on the left side of  the “District Employment” page.  Paper applications available upon request by contacting 320-963-7522.


    Maple Lake Schools

    District Office

    200 Highway 55 E

    Maple Lake, MN 55358