WDC Public Schools

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218.632.2155 * Fax: 218.632.2399 * 600 Colfax Ave SW Wadena MN 56482

WDC Job Openings

Thank you for your interest in Wadena-Deer Creek Schools. If you are applying for a position, please note there are two types of applications. Click on the text to open the application. From Google Drive, click on File>Download in the top left corner to download the file to your computer for editing.

     1) General Application

     2) Licensed Personnel Application


jh english/language arts teacher:

Wadena-Deer Creek High School is accepting applications for a 1.0 FTE English/Language Arts Instructor for the 2017-18 school year.  Applicants must hold a valid MN teaching license.  This is a junior high school position teaching 7th and 8th grade students.  Interested applicants should submit cover letter, resume, copy of licensure, transcript, and 3 current references, along with WDC’s application (download above). Please send credentials to: Tyler Church, WDC 5-12 Principal, 600 Colfax Ave. SW, Wadena, MN 56482. Position is open until filled. Applicants with questions may contact Tyler Church at tchurch@wdc2155.k12.mn.us or 218-632-2172.


Elementary teacher:

The Wadena-Deer Creek Schools has an opening for a full time a elementary teacher.  Applicants with interests or ability to work as an advisor or coach will be strongly considered.  Please fill out the licensed personnel application (download above) and send it along with your resume, letter of interest, and at least three letters of recommendations to: Louis Rutten, Principal, Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School, 215 SW Colfax Avenue, Wadena, MN 56482 or email your credential files to lrutten@wdc2155.k12.mn.us.


transportation director:

Wadena-Deer Creek School is accepting applications for 1.0 FTE Transportation Director.  This salaried position is part of the confidential group.  Salary will be negotiated commensurate with experience and qualifications. The transportation director establishes bus routes, supervises drivers and implements a comprehensive safety program for bus drivers. The transportation director also coordinates with building principals and the activities director on special trips and student behavior issues. The transportation director supervises the maintenance of all district vehicles and prepares the fleet for annual inspection. The transportation director assists with maintenance of vehicle as required. Please submit cover letter of interest, resume, at least two current letters of reference, along with WDC’s general application (download above), to: Supt. Lee Westrum, WDC District Office, 600 Colfax Ave SW, Wadena MN  56482.


Coaching opportunities:

WDC has the following openings for the 2017-18 school year for activities: 2 Junior High Volleyball coaching positions, 1 Junior High Football Coaching Position, 1 Junior High Softball coaching position, and 1 Junior High Basketball coaching position. Please send resume and letter of interest to Norm Gallant, Activities Director, Wadena-Deer Creek High School, 600 Colfax Ave. SW, Wadena, MN 56482 or ngallant@wdc2155.k12.mn.us. Positions open until filled.

Bus Driver/Utility Person:

Wadena-Deer Creek School has an immediate opening for (1) full-time Bus Driver/Utility Position.  Applicants must be properly licensed to drive a school bus and have the ability to perform light maintenance of school vehicles.  Send general application (download above), resume and references to: Deb Berry, HR/Payroll Specialist, WDC School District, 600 Colfax Ave SW, Wadena MN 56482; or email: dberry@wdc2155.k12.mn.us


Substitute Teachers:

Wadena-Deer Creek Public Schools is currently accepting applications for Substitute Teachers for the 2017-18 school year.  A valid license issued by the Minnesota Department of Education and completed background check is required.  The Substitute Teacher pay rate is $120 for a full day, $60 for a half day or less.

If you are interested in becoming a Substitute Teacher in our School District, please complete our application form below. If your application is approved by the applicable district administrator, you will be contacted to complete a brief phone interview, and complete a background check authorization form. 

Substitute Paraprofessionals

Wadena-Deer Creek Public Schools is currently recruiting Substitute Paraprofessionals to support teachers in preschool-grade 12 classrooms. Applicant will work with students of different abilities and cognitive levels. Applicant must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Previous experience with school-aged children is preferred. Salary: $11.50 per hour. Send application (download above), resume and references to: Mr. Tyler Church, WDC Public Schools, 600 Colfax Ave SW, Wadena MN  56482.