Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School



Current Postings:

Elementary / Middle School Principal

Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School is seeking a qualified, faith-filled elementary / middle school principal. The principal is the academic, administrative and faith leader of our school, setting goals and expectations for students in pre-kindergarten through grade 7 (8th Grade in 2025-26), faculty and staff; planning and working daily to achieve those goals; and reporting to and working alongside our pastor.  

The successful candidate will be a confirmed and practicing Catholic with classroom and administrative experience, strong supervisory and management skills, expertise in curriculum and instruction.  A master’s degree or progress towards one in Educational Leadership is required.

Full Job Description (PDF)

To apply, please submit a letter of intent, resumé and references to Melissa Anderson, Parish Business Administrator, Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School, 566 4th St NW, Elk River, MN 55330 or


Pre-K Classroom Aide

Saint Andrew Catholic School is seeking a Pre-K classroom aide starting Fall 2024. This is a part-time position on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 8:00 AM-2:45 PM, during the school year on school days. Additional hours may be available.   
The Pre-K Classroom aide must be a practicing Catholic in good standing with the Church and must be willing to meet the requirements of the Diocese of St. Cloud Safe Environment including online training, signing a Code of Conduct and completing a background check.  Applicants must also be willing to complete fingerprinting, background checks, and training required by the Department of Health as part of our licensure. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
The position responsibilities include:

Help the students complete activities.
Assist the teacher in evaluating student progress
Supervise the students in the classroom, at music and other classes, and outside.
Make things to be used during class time (cut, set up art projects, etc.)
Perform other job-related tasks as assigned by the preschool teacher.

The skills needed include: 

Develop rapport with children, parents, and coworkers. 
Follow directions.
Monitor and supervise small and large groups of children.
Communicate effectively with others. 
Hourly wage is based on experience. 
If you are interested in this position, please provide the following to Melissa Anderson, Business Administrator by emailing

Cover letter/email 
Three references


Tackle Box Workers Needed

Saint Andrew Catholic School’s childcare program, Tackle Box, provides before- and after-school care for enrolled students. Children are offered a variety of supervised activities including crafts, board games, free time, reading, study time and athletics. We are in need of people age 18 and older as well as teens who are at least 16 years old to work in our Tackle Box program. Most hours are 2:30-6:00 PM, with occasionally a “no school” day, and also full day hours available in the summer. 

Full Job Description (PDF)

Questions? Contact the Tackle Box Coordinator, Alyssa Castonguay at

To apply: Email resume and a cover letter/email to Melissa Anderson at



For general employment questions, please contact Melissa Anderson at Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School is in Elk River, MN, in the Diocese of St. Cloud.

When applying for parish positions, please submit application materials for employment to:

Saint Andrew Catholic Church and School
Attn: Melissa Anderson
566 4th St NW
Elk River, MN 55330