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ACIS Director of Professional Development and Sponsorship

September 1, 2021 - September 1, 2022

ACIS seeks a part-time (20 hours per week) Director of Professional Development and Sponsorship beginning July 2021. The position is largely remote with occasional onsite responsibilities.

Classroom Assistants & Montessori Interns

August 16, 2021 - June 10, 2022

Montessori School of Denver (MSD), located in beautiful Colorado, is seeking enthusiastic and motivated full and part-time Classroom Assistants and Montessori Interns to join our Toddler, Primary, and Elementary programs for the 2021-2022 school year.

Job Overview: Assistants and Interns in Montessori environments supervise children, redirect children when needed, maintain the cleanliness and order of the classroom, and support young children in group settings. Assistants and Interns will gain an understanding of the scope and sequence of the Montessori materials, the importance of the environment, the significance of the quality of their interactions with the children, and their role as a valuable aide in assisting teachers.

Hiring preference will be given to applicants for Toddler and Primary Assistant positions who are Group Leader or Assistant Group Leader Qualified; applicants for Elementary Assistant positions must possess a Bachelor’s degree. Montessori experience is highly preferred for all program levels. Strong communication skills and the desire to work collaboratively as part of a team are a must. Successful candidates will join a dynamic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community of over 70 individuals.

About Our School: MSD provides an engaging, empowering, and sound Montessori educational program for students ages 2-14. Our school is accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS), the Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS), and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). Founded in 1964, MSD is the oldest Montessori school in the Denver metro area. In 2015, MSD completed a comprehensive multi-million-dollar expansion plan to complement its existing facilities. A new Arts and Athletics Center, enhanced outdoor learning and play environments, a new Toddler Village, updated Middle School space, a thriving Urban Farm and one of a kind Vertical Farm, and a state-of-the-art Science and Innovation Tower were added to provide an exceptional, experiential, educational environment for all of our students.

Montessori School of Denver (MSD), located in beautiful Colorado, is seeking  Montessori Certified Lower Elementary Teachers and Upper Elementary Teachers for the 2021-2022 school year. 

About Our School: MSD provides an engaging, empowering, and sound Montessori educational program for students ages 2-14. Our school is accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS), the Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS), and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS). Founded in 1964, MSD is the oldest Montessori school in the Denver metro area. In 2015, MSD completed a comprehensive multi-million-dollar expansion plan to complement its existing facilities. A new Arts and Athletics Center, enhanced outdoor learning and play environments, a new Toddler Village, updated Middle School space, a thriving Urban Farm and one of a kind Vertical Farm, and a state-of-the-art Science and Innovation Tower were added to provide an exceptional, experiential, educational environment for all of our students. We are a community of hard working do-gooders and dynamic thinkers and we are seeking wonderful new individuals to complete our team! 

The Elementary Program: MSD’s Elementary program consists of three established 1st-3rd grade classrooms (Lower Elementary) and two 4th-5th grade classrooms (Upper Elementary), each with 22-25 students. In addition to traditional Montessori curriculum and programming for the Elementary years, students attend daily Specials classes (PE, Art, Music and Theater, Library, Practical Life and Spanish), which are taught by teachers specializing in their field. Learning at MSD occurs inside and outside of the classroom; whether out and about on field trips throughout the greater Denver metro area or simply utilizing space on our beautiful campus, students have the opportunity to apply their learning in meaningful ways. Students at MSD are supported through a strong Student Support team, which currently consists of a School Psychologist, Literacy Specialist, Middle School Counselor, and School Nurse. Teachers and staff are well supported at MSD by administration and the parent community to grow professionally and personally throughout their tenure at Montessori School of Denver. 

 A successful candidate will:

  • be a dynamic educator rooted in Montessori principles
  • have strong communication skills with students, colleagues, and parents
  • be enthusiastic about collaborating with a dynamic team of Montessori educators
  • have an interest in personal and professional growth
  • bring joy, positivity, and creativity to their classroom and the MSD community everyday

 QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • AMS or AMI Montessori certified
  • High-energy and enthusiastic about working in an academic atmosphere and enjoy customer service, children, and working with volunteers.
  • Interest in working collaborating as part of a classroom and program team

 

Reports to: Director of Education

Department: Education

Supervises: Classroom Assistant

FLSA Status: Exempt Employee, Number of Days Paid – 190

Compensation: based on education and experience

 Montessori School of Denver offers an excellent compensation package including paid time off, health, dental, vision, 403(b) with matching and more; wide-ranging opportunities for professional development; and a talented and dedicated staff of teaching professionals and supportive administrators. Successful candidates will join a dynamic, supportive, and forward-thinking teaching community of over 70 individuals.

Montessori School of Denver does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability.

 Applicants are invited to visit Montessori School of Denver’s website (montessoridenver.org) to learn more about the school and its programs.

To Apply: Complete your application today at https://montessoridenver.org/employment-opportunities/. Sendcompleted application and resume to the attention of Lydia Desmarais, Director of Human Resources, by emailing [email protected] or faxing 303-757-6145. We look forward to hearing from you!



[1] Accredited with non-traditional Montessori age grouping at the Elementary II and Secondary levels.

SMA Middle School Coaching Positions

August 16, 2021 - June 8, 2022

St. Mary’s Academy located in Englewood, CO is accepting applications for coaching positions for the 2021-2022 Fall, Winter and Spring season. 

The open positions include Cross Country, Volleyball, Field Hockey, Tennis, Girls Basketball, Girls Soccer, Tennis, Dance, Girls Lacrosse, (practice during school day).  

Interested candidates should have relevant coaching/playing experience and a passion for the sport. To apply please send a resume and cover letter to Kelli Logan, Athletics Director at [email protected]

Middle School Learning Specialist

August 16, 2021 - June 10, 2022

St. Anne’s seeks an energetic, supportive Middle School Learning Specialist to begin August 2021.

Auxiliary Program Manager

August 16, 2021 - June 8, 2022

St Mary's Academy seeks Auxiliary Programs Manager. This is a full-time, 12-month exempt position.

The Auxiliary Programs Manager is responsible for the development and coordination of all non-traditional revenue streams for the school, including camps, auxiliary programs, and facility rentals. This position has oversight of scheduling, programming, hiring, and facilities planning.

1st 2nd Grade Lead Teacher

August 16, 2021 - June 10, 2022

The First and Second grade lead teacher will teach and otherwise support multi-age students in a hybrid Montessori classroom with hands-on materials, an enriching curriculum, and outdoor/experiential educational experiences. The lead teacher is assisted in Montessori specific instruction as well as in additional classes including Spanish, Art, Music, and PE by a team of teachers and classroom assistants.

PreKindergarten Teacher

August 15, 2021 - June 15, 2022

Aspen Country Day School seeks a full-time PreKindergarten teacher to join our team. Experience in early childhood education with a current Colorado early childhood teaching credential required. A detailed explanation of the responsibilities of the position can be found at the following link: ACDS PreKindergarten Teacher job description

To apply, please send cover letter & resume to: [email protected]

About Aspen Country Day School
MISSION: Aspen Country Day School, through its commitment to rigorous academics, creative arts, and outdoor education, ignites curiosity, confidence, and critical thinking. In an inspiring mountain setting, our nurturing community encourages students to strive for individual excellence and instills in them a lifelong love of learning, sense of purpose, and responsible citizenship. www.aspencountryday.org

Middle School Humanities teacher

August 15, 2021 - June 15, 2022

Aspen Country Day School seeks a full-time Middle School Humanities teacher beginning in the 2021-22 school year. A detailed explanation of the responsibilities of the position can be found at the following link: ACDS Middle School Humanities teacher job description

To apply, please send cover letter & resume to: [email protected]

About Aspen Country Day School
MISSION: Aspen Country Day School, through its commitment to rigorous academics, creative arts, and outdoor education, ignites curiosity, confidence, and critical thinking. In an inspiring mountain setting, our nurturing community encourages students to strive for individual excellence and instills in them a lifelong love of learning, sense of purpose, and responsible citizenship. www.aspencountryday.org

Kindergarten and 1st Grade General Studies Teacher

Denver Academy of Torah is hiring for a full time Kindergarten and 1st Grade General Studies Teacher for the 2021-2022 school year. This position includes teaching two grade levels - one in the morning and one in the afternoon. General Studies teachers are responsible for teaching: literacy, mathematics, and social studies. Students will receive science, physical education, and art in the form of specials. Teachers will also be responsible for supervising students during arrival and dismissal, lunches and recesses.

Exceptional candidates will bring learning to life by using provided curricular resources as a foundation for developing comprehensive theme-based units of instruction, which meet learning objectives. Ideal candidates will have experience incorporating project-based learning into their planning and instruction. We are seeking those who are skilled in creating a classroom environment that is both structured and flexible, and in which instruction is differentiated to challenge and support each student based on his/her ability level. General Studies teachers will work closely with their grade-level teaching partners to collaborate and support students. 

In addition to very small class sizes, benefits include excellent medical and dental coverage; life insurance, FSA, 403B, paid time off, maternity/paternity leave, and more.

We'd love to have you join our family! If interested in applying for this position, please send resume and cover letter to [email protected] and indicate in the subject line: Elementary General Studies.