• Welcome to Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

    The Fergus Falls Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership based organization which serves its member businesses and the community. We are located in the heart of West Central Minnesota’s premier lakes country destination, Otter Tail County. With its nearly 1100 lakes, rivers, streams and trails offering an abundance of recreational options, its a great place to grow your business.

    We serve as the lead advocate and resource for our members and to create partnerships that foster a healthy business climate.

  • Special Education Teacher (Alexandria)

    Lakes Country Service Cooperative
    Job Description
    Lakes Country Service Cooperative, a leader in providing regional support for school districts, cities, counties, and other government agencies is looking for a Special Education Teachers to fill a full-time opening for the 2019-2020 school year.  The successful candidate will work in ALEXANDRIA with K-5th grade students with Autism Spectrum Disorders/Emotional Behavior Disorder as part of our Setting IV program, called Lakes Country Academy (LCA).  LCA provides highly effective social skills training and highly accountable academic programs for K-10th grade students with emotional and behavioral disabilities in a structured classroom setting. Lakes Country Academy was established in 2017 and currently serves students from 26 member districts in Region IV. We have sites in Moorhead, Fergus Falls, and Alexandria.

    We are looking to hire a new teacher for our program in Alexandria. The programming structure will be an integrated approach where teachers will work collaboratively together to teach subject areas/work on behavior interventions/and implement programming that focuses on connection and skill acquisition. Student’s ages and disability areas will be grouped to their individual needs and teachers and teaching assistants will work as a highly effective collaborative team to meet those individual needs.

    Teacher licensure in EBD/ASD is required, however the ability to receive a Tier 1 license through MDE will be considered.  Experience working in a special education classroom with challenging behaviors is preferred.  Salary range starts at $45,500. Salary will be adjusted for years of experience as a special education teacher.

    For more information regarding the position specifications, please send a request to dveum@lcsc.org or tgrove@lcsc.org call at 218-737-6545. Please apply online at www.lcsc.org under Employment Opportunities. Lakes Country Service Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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