Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative

MAWSECO serves 7 surrounding school districts and is home to 9 self-contained programs.

MAWSECO is comprised of 7 member districts: Annandale Schools, Dassel-Cokato Schools, Delano Schools, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Schools, Litchfield Schools, Maple Lake Schools, & Rockford Schools. We have 9 self contained programs: TREK, Cornerstones, STEP, Wings, Village Ranch, Journeys, Eastern Wright, Westside and Sholund School for Girls.

[04/06/20]   Middle School-High School Teacher at Eastern Wright Program in Buffalo MN for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52

1.0 FTE ongoing position to start 2020-2021 school year.

Qualifications:
Minnesota EBD licensure is preferred.
Licensed in English, Social, Science or Math encouraged to apply.

Salary range: $40,818 - $73,638 (dependent on education and experience)

Benefits: Health, Life, Dental, Long-Term Disability Insurance

Applications will be accepted until March 27, 2020

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Questions about application/position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 or email at [email protected]

B-3 hard at work on Zoom! Thank you all!!

Minnesota Department of Education

Minnesota students, this is not the spring we thought we would have with you. However, in these times filled with change we remain committed to you and your learning. We are proud of the stories we’re hearing from educators and seeing from your families. Your passion for learning drives our work. We can’t wait for the day we see you all back in the classroom.

Minnesota Department of Education

Thank you to our educators and school staff for their tireless work to help Minnesota’s students. Every single person in our schools plays an important role in our students learning. We are incredibly proud of how you have stepped forward to lead in you communities.

Just a reminder to all our families, as distance learning begins tomorrow, March 30th, for most of the MAWSECO programs. Do not hesitate to reach out to your student’s teacher, program supervisor or me as we settle into this new routine for a while. The buildings have been awfully quiet for the last couple weeks, I will confidently say we all look forward to seeing our students smiling faces, hearing their excited voices and connecting with you, their caregivers, in a variety of creative ways!

Together we will get through this, together we can do great things!

#Stayhealthy

Janell

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[03/25/20]   MAWSECO District Office will be CLOSED on Friday, March 27.

[03/24/20]   DAPE/PI Itinerant Teacher for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52

1.0 FTE Position available for 2020-2021 School Year

The DAPE/PI will travel between districts, work as a team member for evaluations and services for students with Physical Disabilities and Other Health Disabilities.

Minnesota licensure in the area of DAPE/PI is required.
Experiences with Other Health Disabilities is preferred.

Must have a valid MN Driver’s License.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard, Executive Director, at 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email at [email protected]

[03/24/20]   Paraprofessional 1:1 Position at Cornerstones Program in Buffalo, MN for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52.

Position to start immediately. 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 p.m.

Duration: For the remainder of the 2019-20 school year.

The Special Education Paraprofessional works with students assigned to the special education program or service, under the direction of the licensed staff and performs duties to support the program in general.

Background Information: The Cornerstones Program is a well-respected therapeutic setting for EBD program located in Buffalo, MN. The program enrolls students from several districts and is multi-agency in nature. The Cornerstones Program is part of the Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative (MAWSECO) #938. The MAWSECO central office is located in Howard Lake, MN which is west of the metro and south of St. Cloud.

Salary Range: $16.59 – $21.54 (Dependent on education and experience)

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard at 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email [email protected]

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[03/16/20]   Attention:
ALL MAWSECO programs will be closed starting Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 27.

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We welcomed the Step Program group today. A great group of young adults from Howard Lake and surrounding area. Lots of great inquisitive questions. They learned that quiet cows are content cows. Thanks for stopping by!

February is I Love to Read month! Check out some of the favorites from our students at MAWSECO! #mAWsEco #ilovetoreadmonth

[02/03/20]   Deaf Hard of Hearing Teacher (Itinerant) for Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative (MAWSECO) #938-52

.8 FTE On-going position beginning the 2020-2021 school year.

Responsibilities:
The Teacher for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, evaluates the educational needs of assigned students and in some cases, families; provides and evaluates appropriate instructional interventions and curriculum; monitors, documents and reports student progress; and provides parent support services.

Requirements:
Current Minnesota licensure for Deaf Hard of Hearing is required.
Must have a valid MN Driver’s License.

The Teacher for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing will travel between districts, work as a team member for evaluations and services.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Applications will be accepted until January 30, 2020.

Questions about application/position: contact: Janell Bullard, 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email [email protected]

[01/29/20]   Custodial with Food Service Support Position for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52, 720 9th Ave., Howard Lake, MN
On-going part time position: 3.0 hours per day, up to 170 days per school year.
Start Date: Immediately
Description:
The Custodian duties include: cleaning and upkeep of the building to ensure a condition of operating excellence in order to provide a quality education and a safe and clean environment for staff and students in a special educational setting. Perform minor maintenance and repair. Set up tables, chairs and other equipment for events. Remove snow from side walk. Minor ground maintenance.
Support lunch service in collaboration with HLWW School district. Other duties as assigned.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Application accepted until position is filled.

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email at [email protected]

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MAWSECO has a few exciting DonorsChoose projects that are ending soon. We are reaching out to our online community to see if we can reach our goals by their expiration dates. Some of the projects are matched dollar for dollar by individuals or organizations. Thank you in advance for any support you can give.

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[12/30/19]   Paraprofessional 1:1 Position for Village Ranch Program located in Cokato MN
for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52.

Full Time position to start immediately.

Description: The Special Education Paraprofessional works with students assigned to the special education program or service, under the direction of the licensed staff and performs duties to support the program in general.

Salary Range: $16.59 – 21.54 (dependent on education and experience)

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email at [email protected]

[12/30/19]   Alternative Site Specialist for Cornerstones and Eastern Wright located in Buffalo MN for Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative (MAWSECO) #938

1.0 FTE position

Anticipated Start Date: July 1, 2020

Position Description:
The Alternative Site Specialist works with the Executive Director to develop and coordinate the Program to assure all students with disabilities are served appropriately. This includes staff recruitment, monitoring compliance of due process procedures, orientation and staff development, curriculum and program design and implementation, management functions related to assigned program, activities and staff. Staff includes teachers and assistants and other related and support service personnel as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
Master’s degree in education or related field

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with special education service and educational leadership experience. Knowledgeable with alternative to suspension practices, positive behavioral interventions and supports and experience transforming a team or organizational unit.

Requirements:
Applicant must possess a valid MN K-12 principal’s license or Director of Special Education or have the ability to obtain one.

Background Information: MAWSECO is an agency of seven member school districts (Annandale, Dassel-Cokato, Delano, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, Litchfield, Maple Lake and Rockford) that have joined together to provide services in the area of special education. The mission of the Cooperative is to provide quality special education leadership, services and support to its seven member school districts’ staff, students and families as well as other agencies/districts that purchase its services. The MAWSECO central office is located in Howard Lake, MN which is west of the metro and south of St. Cloud.

Applications will be accepted until January 30, 2020.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Questions about application/position: contact Janell Bullard, Executive Director at 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or [email protected]

[12/06/19]   Paraprofessional 1:1 Position for Village Ranch Program located in Cokato MN
for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52.

Full Time position to start immediately.

Description: The Special Education Paraprofessional works with students assigned to the special education program or service, under the direction of the licensed staff and performs duties to support the program in general.

Salary Range: $16.59 – 21.54 (dependent on education and experience)

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email at [email protected]

What a great night celebrating our Education Support Staff! Thanks Jolee for being Courageous, Conquering your goals and allowing us this opportunity to Commend you in your dedication to MAWSECO! #mAWsEco

Great evening celebrating two awesome staff!! Congratulations Jana and Matt for the recognition at the LEEA banquet! #mAWsEco

[10/12/19]   Long-Term Substitute EBD Teacher for Journeys Program in Howard Lake, MN for Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative (MAWSECO) 0938-52

Candidate would case manage and co-teach students in a self-contained elementary EBD program.

Location: MAWSECO Education Center in Howard Lake, MN.

Anticipated start date: January 2, 2020 for 12 weeks.

Minnesota licensure in EBD is preferred. Other licensure areas will be considered.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Questions about application/position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 ex.t 2103 or email at [email protected]

From a parent:
“Trek Staff,
If every flower in the world had a voice we couldn’t send as many as it would take to say thanks enough for everything you have done to help “our student” bloom into the young lady she is today.”

#mAWsEco

Thanks Trek staff for your awesomeness! This is why you do what you do!!

Great day of learning about The Principles associated with Resiliency! Today’s focus was understanding the importance of our thought and how thought influences perception! Excited to learn more and share!
#mawseco awesome moments!

[09/18/19]   Paraprofessional 1:1 Position at Sholund School for Girls located in Annandale MN, for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52.

1:1 position up to 6.5 hours/day, beginning the 2019-2020 school year.

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent

Description: The Special Education Paraprofessional works with students assigned to the special education program or service, under the direction of the licensed staff and performs duties to support the program in general.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Application deadline: August 7, 2019

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email at [email protected]

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Welcome Back all MAWSECO staff! Can’t wait for the kiddos next week!! Excited energy abounds! #mAWsEco

Today was an awesome day of learning and collaboration for the new special education staff across MAWSECO and its seven members! We are so lucky to have you!! Thanks for being part of our AWE moments! Be Marigolds as you grow! #mAWsEco

[08/22/19]   Paraprofessional 1:1 Position at Sholund School for Girls located in Annandale MN, for Meeker and Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52.

1:1 position up to 6.5 hours/day, beginning the 2019-2020 school year.

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent

Description: The Special Education Paraprofessional works with students assigned to the special education program or service, under the direction of the licensed staff and performs duties to support the program in general.

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Application deadline: August 7, 2019

Questions about position: contact Janell Bullard 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or email at [email protected]

Welcome to our newest MAWSECO peeps! Great day today learning about each other, MAWSECO and what it means to answer the Call to Courage! Thanks for joining us as we celebrate the AWE moments at MAWSECO! #mAWsEco

Quote for the week of August 12th, 2019 for all the awesome peeps of MAWSECO! Celebrate the little things with some added confetti! #mAWsEco

[07/24/19]   Birth-3 Early Childhood Special Education Teacher for Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative #0938-52,

Location: serving the Delano, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, and Rockford schools districts.
*Location may change, based on need.

1.0 FTE On-going 12 month position to start July 1, 2019

Current licensure as an ECSE Teacher by the State of Minnesota is required.

How to Apply: go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment OR click on Job Opportunities on our page.

Applications deadline: April 30, 2019.

Questions about application/position: contact Janell Bullard, Director of Special Education at 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or [email protected]

[07/22/19]   Special Education Supervisor for Meeker & Wright Special Education Cooperative (MAWSECO) #938

1.0 FTE On-going position to start the 2019-20 school year.

Under the direction of the Executive Director, Special Education Supervisor is responsible for the planning, designing and implementation of organizational-wide programming, and care and/or treatment programs. Oversees and supervises the operations, programming and staff in assigned programs and for monitoring and coordinating compliance with due process procedures for all assigned sites.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Master’s degree in education or related field.
• Administrative License (MN K-12 Principals or Director of Special Education License)

Preferred Qualifications:
• Licensure in Special Education
• Experience with special education service and educational leadership experience. Knowledgeable with alternative to suspension practices, positive behavioral interventions and supports and experience transforming a team or organizational unit.

Applications will be accepted until June 25, 2019 or until position is filled

How to Apply - go to the MAWSECO Website (www.mawseco.k12.mn.us)
Click on the Application for Employment

Questions about application/position: contact Janell Bullard, Executive Director at 320-543-1122 ext. 2103 or [email protected]

Our Story

MAWSECO is a special education cooperative comprised of 7 member districts: Annandale Schools, Dassel-Cokato Schools, Delano Schools, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Schools, Litchfield Schools, Maple Lake Schools, & Rockford Schools. We also have 9 self contained programs: TREK, Cornerstones, STEP, Wings, Village Ranch, Journeys, Eastern Wright, Westside and Sholund School for Girls.

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