Employment Opportunities

Mancelona Public School is a K-12 school district educating approximately 850 students in Antrim and Kalkaska Counties, Michigan, as well as students outside its borders who choose to attend through the “schools of choice” program. Our school strives to meet the highest educational standards and takes pride in our school motto “Strong Kids Strong Education.” The District has an outstanding Early Childhood Program, which includes an on-site daycare center, Strong Beginnings, Great Start Readiness Programs, and a Dual Enrollment Program.

The District encourages family and community involvement through organizations and tools such as Communities in Schools of Northwest Michigan, Get Involved (parent group), and Mancelona Educational Foundation. In addition, the District is fortunate to have the Resource Center and Ironmen Health Center (on the middle school campus) which are both vital to the District’s success.

“IRONMEN PRIDE” is prevalent throughout the entire community. The residents prioritize the success of the district. The District has impressive, well-maintained facilities and state of the art technology.


High School Art Teacher. We have an immediate opening for a high school art teacher. The candidate must hold or have the ability to secure a valid Michigan teaching certificate with an LX endorsement. In this position, you will be responsible for planning and preparing learning activities and guiding students toward the achievement of curriculum and district objectives. Teaching knowledge and skills in art, including drawing, painting, lettering, ceramics, and art history. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to:

Mancelona Public School
Jeffery DiRosa, Superintendent
112 St. Johns Ave
Mancelona MI 496596

Mental Health Professional. The Health Department of Northwest Michigan has a school-based position available to provide group and individual services to area youth in Mancelona Elementary School.This is a full-time position during the school year, with up to two days per week worked during the summer. Applicants with experience using electronic medical records and mental health billing are preferred. This position starts October 1, 2023. Current license to practice as a LMSW, LLMSW, LPC, or LLPC is required. Interested and qualified applicants should visit http://www.nwhealth.org/jobs.html




Love the Food Service Industry, but wish you had weekends and holidays off?

Bring your culinary experience to Chartwells School Dining.

We are currently looking for part time and on-call cooks to train over the summer to start when school starts for Mancelona Public Schools.

HS Diploma or GED, leadership qualities & culinary experience a plus!

Competitive hourly pay/benefits.

Hours are Mon-Fri with major holidays off.


External Linkhttps://hourlyjobs.compassgroupcareers.com/go/Foodservice-Jobs/2396400/





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