Rothsay is conveniently located on I-94, forty miles southeast of Fargo-Moorhead.  Small classes, a growing school, and a youthful, energetic teachers & staff make our school a fantastic place to work.  


JOB OPENING: Assistant Cook ~ Full or Part Time available

Positions Summary: Responsible for supporting efficient operation of school kitchen/cafeteria to include assisting Head Cook preparation, and serving of food; cleaning items (food service, counters, equipment); and other duties activities, duties, and training as assigned in regards to food services. 

Job Duties of this position include, but are not limited to:

  1. Assists in the preparation and planning of meals. 

  2. Serving meals. 

  3. Cleaning kitchen equipment, dishes, trays and other items necessary for food services. 

  4. Reports and deficiencies or safety concerns to the immediate supervisor. 

  5. Follow safety rules and regulations.

  6. Perform other activities, duties, and training as assigned in regards to food services duties.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand for an extended period of time. The employee may be required to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in temperatures above 100 F and below 32 F, and occasionally will walk on slippery surfaces. The employee has a greater than average risk of getting a minor injury such as a cut or burn while performing the duties of this job. Fast pace environment with time sensitive tasks. 

Salary: Starting wage depends on experience, 1 personal day & sick leave.

How to Apply: Application deadline is OPEN; position will remain open until filled. Only qualified individuals will be considered for an interview. Send letter of interest or resume, and 3 references to: Diane Haugrud at


Coaching – Rothsay Public School

Rothsay Public School is seeking applicants for

  • Assistant Football Coach 

  • Jr. High Football Coach 

  • Jr. High Boys Basketball Coach 

Application Process: Applications will be accepted until position is filled. Send a letter of interest, resume, and references to: Rothsay Public School Attn: Lori Tillman, AD 2040 Co Rd 52 Rothsay, MN 56579 or


Substitute Teachers 

As many of you know, we are in dire need of substitute teachers for the upcoming year.  Perhaps some of you might be interested in helping us out as the only qualifications you would need are a bachelor's degree and fingerprints for a background check.  The beautiful part of being a substitute teacher in Rothsay is that you can work when you want to work, get paid $155, get a free lunch, and get to be around the best kids.  Following is how you can apply.  If you have any questions - please be sure to call me at 218-867-2116.  Thank you!


The following is required to be mailed for an initial three-year short-call substitute teaching license (not to exceed 15 consecutive days replacing the same classroom teacher).  

To apply and pay online for a three-year short-call substitute teaching license, please follow the below link.

1). Completed Minnesota fingerprint card. This can be requested through the online application.

Detailed instructions as well as a list of fingerprinting locations will be included with your mailed card.

2). Sealed official transcripts verifying a U.S. bachelor's degree (if degree was attained outside the U.S., an equivalent will be required via NACES approved evaluation report|

Regarding transcripts, please have the college/university send the official (sealed) transcripts directly to YOU. Upon receipt of the sealed official transcripts, you would include them (do NOT break seal) with the rest of your application materials for licensure.

If the college refuses to send the official sealed paper transcripts to you, that is fine. 

However, you will need to make sure to make a note within your application packet. The note will need to state that your transcripts were submitted separately. If a maiden name is listed on the transcripts, you will need to make sure to place your former name within the note.

Having said the above, you can request your transcripts be sent electronically from the college/university parchment service to

The transcript cannot be sent electronically (or printed) from you.

Upon receipt, PELSB will place the electronic transcripts within an envelope. Once your application packet arrives, we will attach the parchment transcripts to your received packet (even if it comes 2-3 weeks after the electronic transcripts are received). However, keep in mind to make note of a maiden name if that is applicable.

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