P-12 Job Opportunities in Education
Please see the information below regarding job openings and opportunities in Colorado for P-12 grade educators. For additional resources, check out Colorado Department of Education's Jobs for Teachers page, and continue to watch local district job boards for openings. We will post any job description that gets sent our way, so keep checking back for individual listings.
District Job Boards
- Adams 12 Five Star Schools
- Adams County School District 14
- Adams County School District 50 (Westminster)
- Aurora Public Schools
- Boulder Valley
- Brighton School District 27J
- Cherry Creek School District
- Denver Public Schools
- Douglas County School District
- Englewood Schools
- Jefferson County Public Schools
- Littleton Public Schools
- Mapleton Public Schools
- Poudre School District
- Sheridan School District No. 2
- St. Vrain Valley School District
- Thompson School District
Please note: The posting of employment opportunities below is not an endorsement of these organizations by Metropolitan State University of Denver or the university’s School of Education.
Denver Discovery School
3480 Syracuse St.
Denver, CO 80238
Becoming a Paraprofessional is an excellent way to impact students’ lives by assisting the classroom teacher or special service providers in the school. Many paraprofessionals start their lifelong careers here and often move onto classroom teaching positions. If you want to start a career in education, this is a great opportunity for you.
o Copy of official/unofficial transcript(s) verifying at least 48 semester hours, Associate’s, or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university OR
o Copy of high school diploma or GED and proof of passing the WorkKeys exam in reading, business writing, and math.
About Denver Public Schools: Denver Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational needs of every student with great schools in every neighborhood. Our goal is to provide every child in Denver with rigorous, enriching educational opportunities from preschool through high school graduation. DPS is comprised of nearly 200 schools including traditional, magnet, charter and alternative pathways schools, with an enrollment of more than 90,000 students. Under the leadership of Superintendent Tom Boasberg and guided by the tenets of The Denver Plan, DPS has become the fastest-growing school district in the country in terms of enrollment and the fastest-growing large school district in the state in terms of student academic growth. Learn more at dpsk12.org. Denver Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.
Pay Range $12.00 – 12.57 per hour
Positions that work at least 4 hours a day, 5 days a week are eligible to get benefits:
- 4-5.99 hours per day get $34/month into HC Flex Savings Account
- 6-6.99 hours $150 premium discount and $34/month into HC Flex Savings Account
- 7 hours and up get $300.82 benefit credit towards your benefit premiums.
How to Apply:
Submit an application at http://careers.dpsk12.org/ under Job ID 20366
Jefferson Academy Secondary School
11251 Reed Way
Broomfield, CO 80020
HS Chemistry Teacher or JH/HS Science Teacher
We are searching for a teacher to join the Science department. This position would start at the beginning of second semester. Depending upon the qualifications of the best candidate, the teaching duties offered will be one of two options.
Option 1: The teaching duties include 2 sections of General Chemistry and 1 section of Unified Science. OR
Option 2: The teaching duties include 7th Grade Science, Anatomy/Physiology, and Teen Choices (Science-based Health course).
A successful teacher is a self-starter who collaborates well within a team. They are provided the creative freedom to develop their curriculum to meet Colorado Academic Standards and prepare students for success in their first year at a 4-year college or university.
See salary scale on our website at www.jajags.com
Jefferson Academy Secondary School is a top-performing public, charter school with a reputation for excellence. Many of our students graduate high school with 30 to 60 completed college credits. We emphasize both academic and character development beginning in 7th grade.
How to Apply:
Please see the employment page of our website at secondary.jajags.com. All directions are posted. To get started, please click on the link: http://jeffcojeffersonacademyhs.ss12.sharpschool.com/j_a_secondary/employment_at_j_a_secondary
Denver, CO 80238
After school nanny needed for 2 children in NE Denver
Are you an elementary education major looking for a part-time job with children? We are seeking a caring and dependable after school nanny for our two children, ages 6 and 9. Hours would be 3-6pm, Monday - Thursday in the Stapleton neighborhood of NE Denver. Pay $15-$18/hour, depending on experience. Must have transportation, clean driving record, and submit to background check.
Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.