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MS Arts Faculty

March 10, 2021 - April 20, 2021

Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 529 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 107-acre campus, seeks an exceptional Arts teacher for Middle School starting August 1, 2021. Previous classroom experience is required, and a graduate degree is preferred. Dawson is a growing and passionate educational community dedicated to the healthy development and education of all of its students.


Dawson School Mission Statement

Dawson School is dedicated to excellence of mind, body, and character. We prepare students through challenging and relevant learning, to become creative, resilient problem-solvers who bring their best to the world. 

 

Professional Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in Music Education or a related field is required

  • 3+ years teaching experience required

  • Demonstrated classroom management skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Personal warmth and friendliness

  • An attitude that exemplifies teamwork and personal responsibility

  • Ability to include technology elements into all aspects of instruction

  • Maintain strict confidentiality in all matters

 

Personal Qualities

  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for work with all school constituencies

  • Model school virtues of respect, compassion, courage, and integrity

  • Communicate (orally and in writing) effectively with all school constituencies

  • Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team


Duties

  • Report to Director of Middle School

  • Teach Theater, Choral Music, Filmmaking, and direct MS Musical

  • Actively participate in the extracurricular life of the School as a coach and/or club supervisor

  • Serve as Advisor

  • Participate in class trips, clubs, and Winterim expeditions

  • Additional duties as deemed necessary by the School


The salary range for this position is $45,000-70,000. Compensation is commensurate with experience and relevant skills. Benefits include Medical, Dental, 401k, and generous time-off. Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page, click on the Employment link, click the link under Current Job Opportunities at Dawson, and select the MS Arts Teacher posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted. This position is available for the 2021-2022 school year.


No phone calls, please.  Visit: www.dawsonschool.org.

 

 

Summer Camp: Lead Camp Teachers

March 9, 2021 - June 1, 2021

Friends School is seeking energetic, attentive, and qualified individuals to teach or assistant teach summer camp classes from June 7- July 29 2021. This is a seasonal position. Candidates must be willing to undergo appropriate training and background checks and follow all COVID-19 safety protocol.

Learning Specialist Teaching Opportunity at the Stanley British Primary School

Opening:   Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade Learning Specialist

Full-time position to begin August 2021

About Stanley BPS: For over 45 years, Stanley classrooms have been filled with engaged learners and guided by inspired teachers. We carefully blend an academic program grounded in a whole-child approach with an attention to each child’s social/emotional development. Our British Primary philosophy promotes the simple notion that when students enjoy what they’re doing and take an active role in their education, learning truly becomes a joy and a lifelong endeavor. SBPS is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive school community. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Inspiring and educating children to develop to their full potential
  • Creating a safe, supportive, mutually respectful classroom community which values the distinct contributions, background, and abilities of each child
  • Providing exceptional instruction focused on meeting the needs of diverse learners consistent with current evidence-based educational practices.
  • Developing, planning, and implementing individualized Learning Support Plans (I.E.P.s)
  • Working in the classroom and as part of a team to support children’s needs
  • Meeting on a regular basis with classroom teachers to discuss children, their progress, and how best to create an inclusive classroom community
  • Participating in trans-disciplinary Child Support Meetings (speech, O.T, tutors, Psychologist Consultant, classroom teacher, Head of 3-4-5, and others, as necessary.)
  • Meeting with parents on a regular basis, and as needed, to reflect on their child’s progress and make necessary changes to goals and plans

Desired Qualifications  and Background Experience:

  • A deep enjoyment in working with, honoring, and valuing each individual child.
  • A commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion as a core value in the classroom and within the school community
  • An appreciation for the British Primary philosophy including the Seven Goals for Learners of self-awareness, collaboration, curiosity, perseverance, academic resourcefulness, and joyful, life-long learning
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Flexibility, and the ability to manage details and follow-through
  • Collaboration skills that support our inclusion model for student support
  • Teaching experience, preferably at least five years, and preferably in K-5 classrooms
  • Experience adapting and modifying curriculum, and meeting the needs of diverse learners
  • Ability to interpret and communicate about assessments and comprehensive evaluations
  • Background in Special Education, ideally a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Special Education or related field.
  • A commitment to improving one’s craft and growing professionally, modeling the joyful, lifelong learning we seek to impart to our students.

 

We Value:

  • An inclusive and diverse community
  • Joyfulness
  • Lifelong learning
  • Positive and constructive communication
  • Creativity, flexibility, and resourcefulness
  • An understanding of children and childhood
  • Commitment to making a positive difference in the world

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Stanley BPS is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of Stanley BPS, including admissions, employment, and access to services and programs.

 

To initiate an application, send a cover letter and resume to:

 

Simone Brackett

Head of Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade

[email protected]

 

303-360-0803

350 Quebec St.

Denver, CO 80230

 

Interviews will start as resumes are received. We will be accepting resumes until our position is filled.

Summer Camp: Assistant Camp Teachers

March 9, 2021 - June 1, 2021

Friends School is seeking energetic, attentive, and qualified individuals to teach or assistant teach summer camp classes from June 7- July 29 2021. This is a seasonal position. Candidates must be willing to undergo appropriate training and background checks and follow all COVID-19 safety protocol.
Performing Arts Specialist Teacher for 21-22 school year.

Middle School Math Teacher

March 5, 2021 - June 1, 2021

Middle School Math and Homeroom Teacher

Director of Middle School

March 5, 2021 - June 1, 2021

Exciting opportunity to become Mack Boulder's next Director of Middle School. This is the perfect time to join a thriving division poised to take their next major leap towards awesome.

Grounds and Maintenance Technician

March 4, 2021 - April 4, 2021

Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 530 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 107-acre campus, seeks a hard-working professional to join our maintenance and grounds crew. The focus of this position is to create a country club look and feel in our rural environment. Past experience in irrigation is a plus. Basic maintenance experience is a plus.

 

Dawson School Mission Statement

Dawson School is dedicated to excellence of mind, body, and character. We prepare students through challenging and relevant learning, to become creative, resilient problem-solvers who bring their best to the world.

 

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of previous grounds experience and 1 year of maintenance experience. Basic mowing landscaping abilities with flowers, plants, shrubs, and trees.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds occasionally
  • Ability to handle difficult physical labor 8 hours a day
  • Ability to obtain a Colorado Driver’s License
  • Ability to walk, kneel, and crouch for extended periods of time
  • Basic computer skills
  • High school diploma or GED required.

 

 

Duties

  • Basic maintenance work to include basic plumbing, carpentry, and electrical
  • Plant and tend to flowers, plant, shrubs, and trees as directed
  • Maintain school grounds, including school orchard and athletic fields
  • Monitor and adjust irrigation systems regularly. Repair leaks and breaks. Keep pumps and pump house in order
  • Regularly clean outside building entries and general trash pick-up throughout campus
  • Mowing as needed
  • Snow removal
  • Event set-up
  • Additional duties as deemed necessary by Superintendent

 

 

This is an hourly, full-time position, Monday-Friday. The hourly range is $15-18.50. Benefits include medical, dental, life, 401(k), and time-off.  Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the Employment link, click the link under Current Job Opportunities at Dawson, and select the Grounds and Maintenance Technician posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted. This position is available immediately.

 

No phone calls, please.  Visit: www.dawsonschool.org.

 

Sixth Grade Math Teacher

March 1, 2021 - April 1, 2021

Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 529 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 107-acre campus, seeks an exceptional math teacher for sixth grade starting August 1, 2021. Previous classroom experience is required, and a graduate degree is preferred. Dawson is a growing and passionate educational community dedicated to the healthy development and education of all of its students.

 

Dawson School Mission Statement

Dawson School is dedicated to excellence of mind, body, and character. We prepare students through challenging and relevant learning, to become creative, resilient problem-solvers who bring their best to the world. 

 

Professional Qualifications

·       A bachelor’s degree in math or a related field is required

·       3+ years teaching experience required

·       Demonstrated classroom management skills

·       Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·       Personal warmth and friendliness

·       An attitude that exemplifies teamwork and personal responsibility

·       Ability to include technology elements into all aspects of instruction

·       Maintain strict confidentiality in all matters

 

Personal Qualities

·       Demonstrate enthusiasm for work with all school constituencies

·       Model school virtues of respect, compassion, courage, and integrity

·       Communicate (orally and in writing) effectively with all school constituencies

·       Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team

 

Duties

·       Report to Director of Middle School

·       Actively participate in the extracurricular life of the School as a coach and/or club supervisor

·       Serve as Advisor

·       Participate in class trips, clubs, and Winterim expeditions

·       Additional duties as deemed necessary by the School

 

The salary range for this position is $45,000-70,000. Compensation is commensurate with experience and relevant skills. Benefits include Medical, Dental, 401k, and generous time-off. Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page, click on the Employment link, click the link under Current Job Opportunities at Dawson, and select the Sixth Grade Math Teacher posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted. This position is available for the 2021-2022 school year.


No phone calls, please.  Visit: www.dawsonschool.org.