Referral Program

Do you know someone District 917 should hire? In addition to the reward of helping our staff and students by referring great people, you may be additionally rewarded if you refer a fabulous candidate and he or she is hired! 

Refer candidates to human resources by filling out the information below.

What makes a great candidate for ISD 917?
     1. Ideally, they have experience working with individuals with disabilities/adolescents.
     2. They are a flexible thinker and can adapt to new or challenging situations with ease.
     3. They are open-minded and a team player.
     4. They have a solid work history, including remaining at one job for several years.
     5. They have demonstrated regular, good attendance with past employers.

Please remember, that referrals are screened before they are hired, so only refer those who will be a great addition to the District! 

Monthly Drawing for Qualified Referrals!
At the end of each month, starting in May 2021, HR will draw the name of a current staff member who has referred someone who started with the District during the given month of the drawing. The more referrals you submit, the more chances you have to win. The drawing will be for a $20.00 gift card to a business of your choice, such as Starbucks, Caribou, Holiday Gas Station, Target etc. In addition, each winner will receive 5 raffle tickets at the spring 2022 Staff Recognition dinner, where tickets can be draw for prizes such as MN Twins baseball tickets! Staff must be present at the Staff Recognition dinner to receive the raffle tickets.

Online Referral Form