Agriculture Education Instructor and FFA Advisor
Must have, or be able to acquire, a valid ND teaching license and pass FBI background check.
Position to include advisement of FFA
203 day contract (school year plus 20 days – paid at daily rate) August 2023 through June 2024.
Position open until filled.
Two classrooms – one for instruction, other for labs. Can be opened up to create one large classroom.
30’x 70’Natural Gas heated High-Tunnel Greenhouse with Automated sides that open and close at changeable set points as well as automated fans/ventilation. Plans to be set up for automated watering.
Future plans to add 30’x 30’ year round greenhouse and headroom attached to classroom.
Access to Welding lab: 11 booths plus a portable station so 12 total as well as 4x6 CNC plasma table.
Access to Wood shop: SawStop table saw, band saw, drill press, large work tables.
Access to Auto shop: Drive on hoist, two post hoist, tire changing/balancing machine.
One block from North Dakota Winter Show building
Space outside classroom frequented by wildlife (deer, turkeys, rabbits), great for projects and activities.
Base Salary DOE: $40,000-74,000 (22-23 salary schedule) Can bring in up to 10 years of experience.
20 day extended contract paid at daily rate: $4300-$8000
Additional compensation for FFA advisor and # competitions attended: $1,500+
23-25 Negotiated agreement yet to be finalized, so increases to the above likely.
Full Single Health plan provided. Low deductible/co-pay
Disability Insurance provided. Board pays 7.75% of employees TFFR
Teaching load: Sem. 1- Ag. Sales, Natural Resources, Intro. to Ag., Exploring Agriculture (8th grade, new group every quarter), Agronomy, Horticulture., Intro to Ag. online. Sem. 2 – Vet. Science, Agronomy, Foundations of Ag, Exploring Ag., Agribusiness, Livestock Production, Intro to Ag online.
Serve students from Maple Valley, Valley City, Barnes County North, and Litchville-Marion in a Center setting located in Valley City.
Interested applicants please send Application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org include resume, cover letter, and contact info. for 3 references