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Music & Performing Arts Teacher, High School

August 31, 2020 - August 31, 2021

JOB OBJECTIVE: The Music & Performance Instructional Specialist serves as part of Eagle Rock’s instructional team. The position is involved in creating and delivering innovative curriculum, leading a school-wide music program (in & out of class time), overseeing the school theatrical performances, and overall care of the facilities and resources in the department.

Math Teacher, High School

August 31, 2020 - August 31, 2021

JOB OBJECTIVE: The Math Instructional Specialist serves as part of Eagle Rock’s instructional team. The position is responsible for students’ development of math reasoning and skills, both through designing and implementing innovative curriculum and through extracurricular math opportunities.

English Teacher, High School

August 31, 2020 - August 31, 2021

JOB OBJECTIVE: The Language & Literacy Instructional Specialist serves as part of Eagle Rock’s instructional team. In general, the position is involved in creating and delivering innovative curriculum, leading an instructional focus on literacy, and creating empowering and creative opportunities for students to explore and learn more about themselves as learners in and out of the classroom.

Lower School Teacher PreK-5th grade: 2020-2021

August 13, 2020 - June 4, 2021

Description

Lower School teachers (PreK-5) work in self-contained classrooms of typically 20 students each.  Lower School teachers focus on three core academic areas:  mathematics, language arts, and social studies.  Physical education, Spanish language, science, music, art, library, and computer technology are taught by specialists.  Collaboration and communication between homeroom and specialist teachers is a high value in the Lower School.

Requirements

We are seeking an educator who is passionate about teaching.  The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of elementary classroom experience, including a strong background in early literacy and mathematics instruction, and experience and facility with technology integration, curriculum development, and working collaboratively with a team. The successful candidate will possess excellent communication skills with parents and colleagues, add strength to the school community, and show evidence of continuing professional development.  A Master’s degree in elementary education or a related field and a teaching credential is preferred. Experience with Investigations (or a similar conceptual math curriculum), Lucy Calkins Writer’s Workshop, and Responsive Classroom is a plus.

CA offers an excellent compensation package, wide-ranging opportunities for professional development, and an environment notable for its dedicated teaching professionals and supportive administrators.

To apply please visit: https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/255431

Applicants are also invited to visit the CA website (www.coloradoacademy.org) to learn more about the school and its program.

Colorado Academy does not discriminate in any of its programs, procedures, or practices on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, military service, or other protected status.

ECE-G3 School Counselor 2020-21

August 10, 2020 - August 9, 2021

International School of Denver (ISDenver) is an independent school that teaches the curricula of and fulfills the highest educational standards of the United States, China, France and Spain by offering early immersion bilingual international education, accredited by participating governments, in order to prepare its students to thrive in a diverse and competitive global society. The middle school is accredited as a prestigious International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme. Staff and Faculty members are the cornerstone of our school. In addition to driving the school’s operations, they must also be living examples of the school’s values.

Middle School Math and Science Teacher 2020-2021

August 10, 2020 - August 9, 2021

International School of Denver is an independent school that teaches the curricula and fulfills the highest educational standards of the United States, China, France and Spain by offering early immersion bilingual international education, accredited by participating governments, in order to prepare its students to thrive in a diverse and competitive global society. The middle school is accredited as a prestigious International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme. Staff and Faculty members are the cornerstone of our school. In addition to driving the school’s operations, they must also be living examples of the school’s values. This position has the potential to be the IB Coorindator with correct experience.

International School of Denver is an independent school that teaches the curricula and fulfills the highest educational standards of the United States, China, France and Spain by offering early immersion bilingual international education, accredited by participating governments, in order to prepare its students to thrive in a diverse and competitive global society. The middle school is accredited as a prestigious International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme. Staff and Faculty members are the cornerstone of our school. In addition to driving the schools operations, they must also be living examples of the schools values.

Middle School Student Support 2020-2021

August 10, 2020 - August 9, 2021

International School of Denver (ISD) is an independent school that teaches the curricula of and fulfills the highest educational standards of the United States, China, France and Spain by offering early immersion bilingual international education, accredited by participating governments, in order to prepare its students to thrive in a diverse and competitive global society. The middle school is accredited as a prestigious International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme. Staff and Faculty members are the cornerstone of our school. In addition to driving the school’s operations, they must also be living examples of the school’s values.

The Student Support Specialist reports to the Director of Student Services and is a member of the Student Support Team (SST) collaborating with other student support specialists.

Middle Science and Computer Science (K-12)

August 10, 2020 - June 1, 2021

School Overview: Founded in 1962, The Colorado Springs School (CSS) is a college preparatory, day and international school serving students from preschool through high school. Recognized as the top choice among Niche schools and nestled in the shadows of Pike’s Peak, The Colorado Springs School’s distinctive educational philosophy strikes a balance between innovation and tradition and provides ample opportunities for scientific discovery and exploration.
Position Overview: CSS is seeking an innovative and creative educator with a broad skill set in science and computer science. A successful candidate will be required to work across divisions, developing the fundamentals of computing (K-12) while teaching two sections of middle school science. In doing so, the strongest candidate will be able to assess the current program needs in order to advance 21st-century skills and knowledge. This position reports directly to the Associate Head of School and will have a variety of responsibilities related to delivering the school program. These include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following areas: 
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Middle Science:

    • Teach two sections of middle school science

  • Computer Science (K-12):

    • Teach one section of AP Computer Science (Principles)

    • Teach one section of Introduction to Computer Science as needed

    • Provide computer science instruction in grades 3-5

    • Support the implementation of computer science in middle school (6-8)

  • Additional Responsibilities:

  • Serve as an active and influential member of the CSS Tech Team

  • As schedule permits, involvement in other aspects of school life, including clubs, study halls, lunch supervision 

  • Serve as a student advisor

  • Participate and/or lead experiential education seminars 

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Head of School

  • Support the school and its leadership

QUALIFICATIONS | PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
  • Comfort with project-based learning

  • Familiarity with nationwide ISTE standards in computer science and technology

  • Knowledge of computer science curriculum instruction trends of 21st-century learners

  • Bachelor's or advanced degree (Preferred) in fields of science, math, or computer science

  • First-hand experience with Lego Mindstorm, Python, and other programming languages

  • Experience in other innovative and computational arenas (STEAM, Maker Space, Design Thinking, Programming, Virtual Reality)

  • Experience implementing and leading a robotics program a plus

PERSONAL QUALITIES:
  • Possess an innate ability to engage and inspire students through innovation and creativity

  • Team player willing to work collaboratively with department, colleagues, and families

  • Innovative mindset with a focus on student-centered learning and technology

  • Attentive to details/conditions as they pertain to student whereabouts and safety

  • Enjoy building relationships with students and their families 

  • Eager to participate in other aspects of school life

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES:
  • Submit the following supporting documents to Sam Gaudet, Associate Head of School via PDF at [email protected]:

    • Cover Letter

    • Resume

    • Educational Philosophy

    • 3-5 Professional references

3rd-4th Associate Teacher

August 10, 2020 - June 10, 2021

Mackintosh Academy Littleton, an International Baccalaureate World School for gifted and creative students, has an immediate opening for a full-time associate teaching position in the third and fourth grade combined classroom. Please learn more about our unique school at our website http://www.mackintoshacademy.com to see if Mackintosh’s environment may be a place for you to grow in your professional journey and be a contributing member of our educational family.