Job description

COMPASS Academy is a new public charter school located off Lyndale Avenue in Bloomington.This is the second campus within district 4240 in addition to New Century School, located in St. Paul. COMPASS Academy hires high quality staff that are well trained and prepared to teach in a high standard educational environment. We have rigorous curriculum and programming that is data driven.We are now accepting applications for the following positions in the 2023-2024 academic year:- 

K-5 Art Teacher (Full Time)

Start Date: August 2023

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minnesota teaching license
  • Classroom experience is preferred
  • STEM experience is preferred

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develops, plans, and implements curriculum, lesson plans, and educational programs for student audiences within areas of expertise.
  • Advises, tests, and teaches students audiences in a variety of academic subjects. Presents and reinforces learning concepts within a specified subject or subject area.
  • Answers student inquiries and resolves problems related to curriculum and course prerequisites, referring to catalogs, written course descriptions, and other appropriate sources.
  • Prepares appropriate documentation and reports on programs and on student progress.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Salary: Competitive compensation and benefits

About the School:COMPASS Academy provides an innovative educational program that is designed to enhance the learning experiences of students in grades PK-5.Our program focuses on the integration of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics principles into everyday learning activities. Through engaging and interactive lessons, students are encouraged to explore the world around them, ask questions, and find solutions to real-world problems.Our program also promotes hands-on learning experiences that allow students to apply what they have learned in a practical way.

Mission [Our Why] Empower students by equipping them with the skills and leadership to thrive in the 21st century and make a positive impact.

Vision [Our How] Create a dynamic learning and leadership environment where students are nurtured and inspired, actively engaged and challenged to lead their own learning through hands-on experiences and creative endeavors in STEM, art, and service-learning.

How to Apply:Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and two letters of recommendation to Alexandra Butler at more information about the position or school, please visit www.compass-academy.netJob Type: Full-timeBenefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Grade levels:

  • 1st grade
  • 2nd grade
  • 3rd grade
  • 4th grade
  • 5th grade
  • Kindergarten


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

School subjects:

  • Visual & Performing Arts

School type:

  • Charter school
  • Public school


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Teaching: 1 year (Preferred)


  • English (Required)


  • MN Teaching License (Required)

Work Location: In person