Job Postings

Employment Opportunities

Barnum Public Schools, ISD No. 91, advertises all available job opportunities on our web site. We also post all teaching positions on the following web sites: 

Click on the appropriate “Application” link below for a job application. Applications are only accepted when there are posted openings.

Internal / External Positions:

  • Elementary School Principal, K-6

The Elementary School Principal is the educational and instructional leader of the school, and is responsible to the Superintendent of Schools for all organization, administration and supervision within the assigned building.Candidates should have:

  • Participative leadership style,
  • Effective oral and written communication skills,
  • Excellent organizational skills, and
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with all stakeholders.

Position requires current MN Elementary Principal or K-12 Principal License. If interested, please send a letter of interest, district application (found at / Job Postings > Certified Staff Application), resume, 3 current letters of recommendation, transcripts and license to: David Bottem, Superintendent, Barnum Public Schools ISD 91, 3675 County Road 140, Barnum, MN  55707; or to: Application deadline: Monday, May 7, 2018Salary and benefits are negotiable depending upon education and experience.


  • K-3 Reading & Math Corp Tutors at Barnum Elementary, 2018-2019 School Year

    Tutors come from many backgrounds and include recent high school and college grads, career changers, stay-at- home parents, and retirees. With training, support from onsite coaches, and evidence-based strategies, Reading and Math Corps tutors are well-equipped to change lives. No previous teaching experience necessary! Tutors earn a living allowance, education award to repay student loans or pay tuition, and federal student loan forbearance. Tutors may be eligible for health insurance and child care assistance. To learn how you join our team as a Minnesota Reading Corps tutor, visit

Substitute Positions:

Barnum Public Schools accepts applications on an ongoing basis for subs in the following positions:

  • Bus Drivers – Substitute

    For morning and /or afternoon bus routes and extra-curricular trips. If interested, contact Bruce Kempf, Transportation Director, at 218-389-3002
  • School Nurse (RN Preferred) – Substitute

    If interested, contact Cathy Mattie, School Nurse, at 218-389-3273.

  • Teachers – Substitute

  • Kitchen Helpers – Substitute

  • Special Education Paraprofessionals – Substitute

  • Community Education Paraprofessionals for Bomber Club & Early Childhood – Substitutes

    Stop in at the District office to apply.

Barnum Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer