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Employment Information

Employment Information:

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position at Smith Valley School.  We are very proud of our school!

We presently have the following openings:  

Certified:  Smith Valley School has one full time certified position opening for a:   Librarian / Teacher. (Description of position)
Application for Certified position

Classified:  Smith Valley has 2 to 2 1/2 openings for classroom / special education paraprofessional staff.  We are open to what the schedule will be for each paraprofessional.  At this time, we need to fill approximately 2 positions. Exact hours of work for each person we hire are yet to be determined, so there is tremendous flexibility possible. 
Application for Educational, non-certified position.  Further description of position.


Supplemental Information about our community: 

Smith Valley is a K-8 school district.  We have approximately 233 students about 20 certified staff and 9 support staff.  Smith Valley is located five miles west of Kalispell, and is nestled in the beautiful Northwest corner of Montana.  We are just minutes away from Glacier Park, and numerous recreational lakes. 

Regional Information: http://glacier.visitmt.com/ 

District: Smith Valley Elem (LE0324)
School: District Wide

Contact Information: 
Laili Komenda, Superintendent / Principal

Phone: 406-756-4535
Fax: 406-756-4534
2901 US Hwy 2 W
Kalispell, MT 59901







Substitute Employment

Smith Valley School District is accepting applications for substitute employment.  
An employment packet is required for all substitute positions.  You can pick one up at the office or click on the links below to print the documents.

A federal criminal background check is required.  (The background check fee will be reimbursed by the District once you have subbed for the District 10 times and can provide a receipt of your payment.)  Please call 756-4535 for more information.






Substitutes for teaching positions:
  • With Montana Educator's License or a certificate of proof for substitute training receive $85.00 per day or $42.50 for a half day.
  • Without a Montana Educator's License or a certificate of proof for substitute training receive $80.00 per day or $40.00 for a half day.
Substitutes for paraprofessional positions:
  • With a Montana Educator's License or certificate of proof for substitute training receive $12.143 per hour.
  • Without a Montana Educator's License or certificate of proof for substitute training receive $11.429 per hour.

Substitute Automated System - Aesop Login          



If you are not currently on the sub list and would like to be, please fill out the forms at the top and bring them to the office.  Thank you.