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:

Social Studies Teacher- Middle School

Math and Science Academy is hiring for Social Studies for Middle School Grades to start in August 2024.  Our Teachers are accountable for planning, organization, and implementation of an appropriate instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential.  Read more. Salary range $41,369-$85,425 depending on education and experience. 

Special Education Teacher - Middle and High School
Math and Science Academy is hiring a Special Education Teacher for grades 6-12 to start in August 2024. The Special Education Teacher is responsible for assisting MSA in assessing and identifying students with special needs such as learning disabilities, health impairments, developmental cognitive delays or other similar needs according to state eligibility criteria. Our Special Education Teacher works in collaboration with other educational professionals and administrators in designing, modifying and implementing educational services to promote a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potential. Required Qualifications:  Minnesota teaching license in special education. Read more.

Salary range $41,369-$85,425 depending on education and experience. 

Long-Term Substitute - Social Studies
Math and Science Academy is hiring for a Long Term Social Studies Substitute Teacher for middle school social studies.  This position startsAugust 21st 2024 and ends approximately December 2024.  Our Teachers are accountable for planning, organization, and implementation of an appropriate instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to develop and fulfill their academic potentialRequired:  Minnesota teaching license in academic area. Read more. 

Salary range $41,369-$85,425 depending on education and experience. 

Head Coach – Boys Volleyball
MSA is seeking a Head Boys Volleyball Coach for the 2025 season. This is a part-time position working with 7-12 grade boys. MSA did not have a team last year and is hoping to start a program this year. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, and self-motivated individual to start up this program. Practice times will be after school or evenings. Experience working with middle and high-school students is preferred. All interested coaches should send a resume and letter of interest to Steve Hoemann at, or by going to the Math and Science Academy website. Season begins: March 2025

Parking Lot Monitor:
The Parking Lot Monitor will provide friendly and clear directions to all who enter the parking lot area to ensure a safe environment for MSA students, families, and staff. Part-time (1 hour a day (split shift) - 8:50am - 9:20am | 3:50pm - 4:20pm); student contact days only. Pay is $20/hour.

Substitute Teachers For 2024-2025
Multiple positions for the 2024-25 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