Employment Opportunities


EdReady Montana Secondary and Higher Education Ambassadors Wanted 

The MTDA EdReady Montana project is seeking to hire Secondary and Higher Education Ambassadors to serve as the key communication and training link between the Montana Digital Academy’s EdReady Montana team and universities, the public and private schools in Montana.  The Ambassador will be assigned by geographic region and will establish regular communication with the higher education or secondary schools (Grades 7-12) in that region.

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Experience as a public school teacher or administrator
  • Experience providing professional development and training to educators

Preferred Experience, Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to build and maintain working relationships with staff, faculty, and administrators
  • Ability to travel regularly within assigned region

Length of Employment

  • October to May (26-30 Weeks)

Weekly hours

  • 8-10 hours per week


  • $30 per hour
  • Plus travel reimbursement

For more information contact:

Ryan Schrenk
EdReady Program Manager

Teaching Positions

As a reminder, you must be working for a Montana public school district to work for Montana Digital Academy.  Temporary positions like substitutes do not qualify.


Lead Teachers

Montana Digital Academy seeks LEAD TEACHERS for school year 2015-2016 to direct course curriculum selection and development as well as teaching the first section of the course each semester.  MTDA Lead Teachers work with the MTDA Assistant Director/Curriculum Director to evaluate curriculum and mind all sections of the course to guarantee high quality, standards-based instruction.  The position may require contract work during Summer 2015 for curriculum adoption/development (not all courses require adoption).  The lead teacher also teaches the first section of the course each semester.

  • AP Physics 1

Online Teachers

Montana Digital Academy seeks qualified Montana-licensed teachers to work as online instructors to teach Montana Digital Academy courses for 2015-2016. All online teacher positions are dependent on enrollment, but, MTDA anticipates needs in the following subject areas:

  • German
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Latin
  • Mathematics (All)
  • English/Language Arts (All)
  • Computer Science
  • US History
  • Criminology
  • Family/Consumer Science

Credit Recovery Coaches

MTDA seeks Credit Recovery Coaches for 2015-2016 to work with MTDA Connect, our flexible credit recovery program.  For Fall we anticipate need for credit recovery specialists in:

  • Science
  • Math
  • English/Language Arts
  • Social Studies

To Apply

To apply for an MTDA instructional position, follow these steps:

  • Read the job descriptions below as well as the teacher compensation information.
  • Download the application below.
  • Send a completed application as well as a current resume/CV and a letter of support from a supervisor to the email below.

All positions are open until filled; however, we anticipate evaluating applications as soon as we receive them and scheduling phone or online interviews. All application materials must be emailed only to MTDAteachers@mso.umt.edu. All questions about the teacher application process should be directed to Jason Neiffer, MTDA Assistant Director/Curriculum Director, 406-203-1812 or jason.neiffer (at) montanadigitalacademy.org.

Job Descriptions

Other Documents

MTDA Interlocal