Math and Science Academy, 8430 Woodbury Crossing, Woodbury MN 55125
Phone Attendance: (651) 578-8061
Phone Main Line: (651) 578-7507

Employment Opportunities

The Math and Science Academy (MSA) is a 2009 NCLB Blue Ribbon School that offers an excellent work environment supported by an exceptional professional staff.  In addition, we offer a competitive salary and generous benefits package.

Under Minnesota Statute, a charter school must employ or contract with necessary teachers, as defined by section 122A.15, subdivision 1, who hold valid licenses to perform the particular service for which they are employed in the school. In addition, if a teacher employed by a district makes a written request for an extended leave of absence to teach at a charter school, the district must grant the leave. You also maintain your TRA benefits, since MSA is a public school.

Current Job Postings (apply at bottom of page)

MSA is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Special Education Teacher for 2022-2023
Math and Science Academy is seeking a full-time candidate for a Developmental Cognitive Disability (DCD) or Academic Behavioral Strategist (ABS) teaching position. Read more
Guidance Counselor (Temporary)
Math and Science Academy is seeking a temporary guidance counselor. The school counselor is a generalist in education, a specialist in counseling, guidance, and educational psychology. They function in the areas of human development, educational theory, group process, evaluation, career development, counseling, intervention, referral, and in-service growth. The essential purpose of the counselor is to assist students, their parents, the staff and community members in their involvement in the educational process. The position will last from October 15th, 2022 to January 15th, 2023.  Read more
Spanish Teacher Tier 2-4 full time and Spanish Teacher Tier 2-4 part time for 2022-2023
Math and Science Academy (MSA) in Woodbury, MN is seeking a full time and part time Spanish teacher for the 2022-2023 school year. Salary is based on education and experience. Benefits include up to $1000 for professional development. Read more

School Maintenance Professional
A part-time maintenance professional is sought to assist with a variety of tasks on our campus with four buildings. Tasks include early morning snow removal, routine repairs, stocking supplies, and moving furniture. Up to 20 hours per week with a flexible schedule (outside of morning snow removal). Pay is $15-$20 an hour, depending on experience. Candidates must be able to meet the physical demands of the position. Include names and contact information of three references in your cover letter. Letters of recommendation are not required to apply.  Start date: ASAP. 

Academic Tutors
Part-time academic tutors are sought for the 2022-2023 school year. In-person tutoring for students in grades 6-12 will be available Mondays-Fridays from 8:00-9:00 am and on Saturdays from 9:00-11:00 am. Spanish and mathematics are the subjects of greatest need. The pay is $25/hr. A Minnesota teaching license is required. Preference will be given to candidates who can work two or more days per week. Apply by submitting a cover letter and resume. Read more

Substitute Teachers For 2022-2023
Multiple positions for the 2022-23 school year are available. Requirements: a valid MN teaching license in any subject or a short call substitute teaching license, availability to work on short notice, and ability to follow teacher lesson plans. The rate of pay is $200-$225 per day. The duty day is 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Include names and contact information of three references in your cover letter. Letters of recommendation are not required to apply.

Application Process

To apply for a position, please upload the following (unless otherwise specified):

  1. A cover letter addressing the position for which you are applying and a brief description of your qualifications.
  2. Resume.
  3. Letters of Recommendation

Interviews are conducted on an invitation-only basis. Be sure to include your email address as part of your contact information as this will be the primary means of communication throughout the application and interview process.

An email will be sent to you to confirm your submission. If you do not receive this email within 5 minutes of submitting, please contact to confirm your submission was received.

Please answer a few questions so that we can better understand your philosophy as a leader of a public charter school.
1. We are a high achieving/choice public school. How will you direct teachers to maintain the accelerated curricula that MSA has always championed while still supporting inclusivity and equity?
2. In terms of maintaining a budget and developing a strategic plan, please provide an example of a time that you have successfully overcome hardship while also balancing a budget.
3. Please provide examples of how you build community among the staff? The students? The families? And the community as a whole?
4. Are you a Veteran or a surviving spouse of a deceased Veteran, that has been issued a DD214 Form?
Yes    No
Additional Documents:
Cover Letter:
Letter of Recommendation 1:
Letter of Recommendation 2:
Letter of Recommendation 3:
Additional Materials (License/Optional):

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Math and Science Academy
8430 Woodbury Crossing
Woodbury MN 55125
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Main School Line: (651) 578-7507
Attendance Line: (651) 578-8061
General Fax: (651) 578-7532
Student Records Fax: (651) 800-4600

The MSA Dragon

Authorizer Contact:
Liz Wynne - Director
(763) 557-6676 |
P.O. Box 581639
Minneapolis, MN 55458-1639

Authorizer Performance Commendable Rank From Minnesota Department of Education