Careers

Thank you for your interest in Sauvie Island School.

SIS Current Openings:

  • Physical Education Teacher (Part-Time): The Physical Education teacher promotes and develops successful learning and healthy attitudes and behaviors for students in physical education through a creative, innovative, Place-based approach. The teacher performs instructional and related duties per the state standards in physical education. The PE teacher performs duties in accordance with ORS, SIS Policies, and the terms of the staff handbook. The PE teacher cooperates and collaborates with staff, families, and students. An SIS teacher understands and promotes the school’s Place-based mission, vision, objectives, and policies within and outside the immediate school community. The teacher is responsible for providing a Place-Based/Project Based and Integrated instructional program that supports the individual needs of all children. Teachers use backward design models and collaboration to design and implement these programs. A commitment to professional growth/learning and collaboration amongst colleagues is highly important.

  • Art Teacher K-5 & MS Elective (Part-Time): This position provides Art instruction for grades K-5 and Middle School Elective*. They will be responsible for developing in each student an interest and ability for creative expression while teaching skills, standards, and techniques for artistic expression consistent with current ODE Art Standards, Place-based approach, and CCSS. They will aim to facilitate students’ understanding and exploration of the elements of art, principles of design, past and contemporary artists, art skills, and techniques in a range of different art mediums. This teacher will also be responsible for classroom management, grading, and parent communication while teaching, organizing, and executing an existing art program. In addition, they will provide a digital photography/yearbook opportunity for upper-grade students. They will work collaboratively with all members of the school staff and parents. (This is a contracted position with our Parent Teacher Club.)

Substitute Licensed & Classified - Apply with EDU Staff 

Sauvie Island School is partnering with Northwest Regional ESD and EDU Staff for our substitute services.  If you are interested in substituting, we encourage you to apply directly with EDU Staff, our school’s exclusive substitute teachers and support staff provider. Once hired by EDU Staff, you’ll be welcome to work in our school along with any of EDU Staff’s other regional partner districts. We firmly believe that substitute teaching is an excellent way to develop your classroom skills further while interacting with a vast network of teachers and school administrators.

If you’re interested in substituting at Sauvie Island School through EDU Staff, please visit EDU Staff and complete your online application. The company also hosts frequent local hiring events where you can speak with hiring managers, ask questions, and learn about the company and its processes.

New Hire Workshops: For more information on ESS and its upcoming hiring events, please call 877.974.6338.

For All Positions:
Complete application packets should include the following:

Application

Cover Letter

Three References 

Resume (Preferred)
Return completed packets to: email Darla Meeuwsen

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

The district prohibits discrimination and harassment on any basis protected by law, including but not limited to, an individual’s perceived or actual race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, familial status, economic status, or veterans’ status, or because of the perceived or actual race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, marital status, age, mental or physical disability, pregnancy, familial status, economic status, or veterans’ status of any other persons with whom the individual associates.