2019-2020 School Year

Long Term Substitute Teacher

Cannon River STEM School is seeking a Long Term Substitute Paraprofessional for the remaining 2019-2020 school year, starting March 16, 2020 through June 4, 2020.  Paraprofessionals provide instructional support for students and assist the classroom teacher with the instructional responsibilities. Responsibilities could change depending on the needs of the students and assignment. All CRSS paraprofessionals provide academic, social and emotional support to students under the direction of the Student Services Coordinator, Special Education Teachers and Classroom Teachers.  Experience and skill working with children, especially those with special needs, and the ability to develop working relationships with parents, students, teachers, administrators, and others are required. For further details on this position, please see the job description below. Interested candidates should submit a CRSS application, resume, and cover letter to Cheryl Wendt at

LTS Paraprofessional Job Description

CRSS Employment Application

Special Education Teacher

Cannon River STEM School is seeking a Special Education Teacher. The Special Education Teacher will plan curriculum and prepare lessons to  meet individual needs of students while considering state and school requirements. They will work collaboratively with classroom instructors to ensure continuity of the curriculum adaption to meet student needs.  The Special Education Teacher will confer with parents, administrators, testing coordinators, service providers and others to develop IEP’s for students, as well as conduct comprehensive assessments to determine eligibility. Bachelor’s degree of related subject from accredited university and a valid MN teaching license (K-12 Special Education), ABS licensure or dual licensure that includes ASD licensure or dual licensure that includes ASD is required. Previous special education experience is preferred. Interested candidates should submit a CRSS application, resume, cover letter, and three letters of recommendation to Cheryl Wendt at

Special Education Teacher

CRSS Employment Application


Americorps Promise Fellow

Cannon River STEM School is looking for a Promise Fellow in partnership with the Minnesota Alliance With Youth. Promise Fellows make positive shifts in attendance, behavior, and course performance for our 6th-8th grade population. Fellows monitor daily attendance and address issues of concern with staff and/or families, track behaviors on a weekly basis based on data collected, participate in daily academic courses with 6th-8th graders, and offer individual help for a student that may be struggling. Fellows improve the school climate by greeting middle schoolers as they arrive each day, participate in daily activities, and facilitate healthy interactions among students during recess and lunch. For more information, or if you would like to apply for this great opportunity, please visit Promise Fellow Job Description (link is below). You may also contact Cheryl Wendt at with any questions.

Promise Fellow Job Description


Reading Tutor 
Cannon River STEM School is looking for a reading tutor in partnership with the Minnesota Reading Corps. Tutors are trained in conducting progress monitoring assessments and research based interventions, and will receive ongoing training and coaching support throughout the school year.   This position can be either five days a week or three days a week.  Cora Packard-Emery can be reached at for any questions. Additional information about this opportunity, and instructions on how to apply are found on the link below:

MN Reading Corps


Substitute Teachers and Substitute Paraprofessionals:  CRSS is building our call list of substitute instructional staff. HOW TO GET ON THE CRSS CALL LIST FOR SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS AND PARAPROFESSIONAL POSITIONS: Submit a cover letter, CRSS Employment Application, and teachers license (in case of teachers) to the CRSS Office, or by faxing to 507-384-3436 or e-mailing Cheryl Wendt at

Submit your materials to:

Cannon River STEM School
1800 14th St. NE
Faribault, MN 55021
Fax: (507) 384-3436

Cannon River STEM School is an Equal Opportunity Employer