Employment Opportunities

Northern Plains Special Education Unit

Part-Time Program Coordinator

Public School Districts we serve:

Bowbells, Burke Central, Powers Lake, Divide County, Stanley

Located in northwest North Dakota

Mission: To partner with member districts to ensure free appropriate public education for all students with disabilities.

Vision: To devote human resources and expertise to develop and promote results-driven and innovative special education service and programs.

We work collaboratively with school teams to ensure best services and support. We apply the TEAM approach to all aspects- collaboration is our goal- ALWAYS. We aim to create a supportive and encouraging work culture with colleagues who care.

Implement and coordinate assigned special education program components in our five district schools to: support activities; provide information to others; ensure appropriate special education service in accordance with federal & state laws& teach and support Special Education Unit policies and procedures.

Must be able to travel and provide supports on-site in the 5 school districts as needed.

Call or email Northern Plains Special Education Unit Director, Kiara Crosby for more information or to submit a resume.

Duties may include:

  • Behavioral support and training for school teams

  • On-site student programming support for staff

  • Professional Development coordination and training

  • Train staff on policies and procedures/technical support

  • Lead and Coordinate student groups collaborate with districts

  • Support and train staff on assessments and support evaluations

  • Unit director is supervisor- duties as assigned with collaboration from the director

Must hold a master's degree in special education, minimum of 5 years of experience and be licensed through ESPB of North Dakota.

Stanley school picture of a Blue Jay Bird home of the Blue Jays

Divide County School District

Open positions:

Special Education Teacher- Elementary

Elementary Teacher


7-12 Ag Teacher

High School Math Teacher

High School Science Teacher

Divide County Schools

Elementary Principal- Tanja Brown 701-965-6324

High School Principal- Shana Haugenoe 701-9656324

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Stanley school picture of a Blue Jay Bird home of the Blue Jays

Stanley Public School

7-12 Music Teacher

7-12 Math Teacher

Elementary Music Teacher

Title 1 Teacher

7-12 Agriculture Education Teacher

Apply here!

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Burke Central School

Elementary Teacher

Burke Central School

Burke Central School is hiring an elementary classroom teacher. Burke Central is located in Lignite, ND, a great place to live and work. Please submit resume, cover letter, and three recommendation letters to superintendent Thomas Warman at thomas.warman@k12.nd.us. 
tel: 701-933-2821


Bowbells Public School

Special Education Teacher

Preschool /Elementary Teacher

Bowbells Public School

Celeste Thingvold, 701-377-2397 PO Box 279, Bowbells, ND 58721

email celeste.thingvold@k12.nd.us

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Powers Lake Rancher on horse

Powers Lake School District

Please feel free to contact Sue Kranz, Superintendent/Elementary Principal at (701) 464-5432 for more information.  

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