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P-12 Job Opportunities in Education

Please see the information below regarding job openings and opportunities in Colorado for P-12 Job Posting Submission Form buttongrade 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.


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Job Announcements:

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.


Posting Date:

09/11/2017

Organization:

AVID - Slavens K-8 Denver Public Schools
3000 S Clayton St
Denver, CO 80210

Job Title: 

Tutor for middle school AVID students

Job Description:

Tutors will be asked to lead small groups in 50 minute tutoring session. Students are required to be prepared with questions in any core subject before entering the classroom; therefore, the subject matter will vary. Tutoring sessions will be held twice a week for the remainder of the school year between 1:15 and 2:10 PM.

Position Status: 

Part Time

Compensation: 

15 dollars per hour and volunteer hours available.

Additional Information:

Tutoring classes will be held every Tuesday and Thursday between 1:15 and 2:10 PM. AVID classes are held for 7th and 8th graders only.

To Apply: 

Please contact Nate Bailey or any administrators at Slavens K-8. Nate_Bailey@dpsk12.org LAURA_KERLEY@dpsk12.org Melissa_Hatchett@dpsk12.org

Posting Date:

09/08/2017

Organization:

Peak to Peak Charter School
800 Merlin Drive
Lafayette, CO 80026

Job Title: 

Middle School Social Studies Long Term Substitute

Job Description:

Full-time temporary position December 2017 and then early 2018. 8th grade World History. Please click the link for more information and the online application. http://www.peaktopeak.org/pages/PeaktoPeakCS/Employment/Current_Openings

Position Status: 

full-time long term substitute

Compensation: 

hourly LTS rate

Additional Information:

Located in Boulder Valley School District, Peak to Peak is a K-12 public charter school offering a tuition-free, liberal arts, college preparatory curriculum. High expectations are an important part of our school culture. Peak to Peak students who demonstrate a mastery of knowledge and skills are challenged through appropriate placement in each subject area. Peak to Peak is small enough to ensure that each student is known and valued, but large enough to provide a variety of academic, athletic, and extracurricular activities.

To Apply: 

Click the link to the online application: http://www.peaktopeak.org/pages/PeaktoPeakCS/Employment/Current_Openings

Posting Date:

09/08/2017

Organization:

Noah's Ark Preschool
3501 W 104th Ave
Westminster, CO 80031

Job Title: 

Pre-K Teacher

Job Description:

We have so many kids - Noah's Ark Preschool is hiring for a lead teacher in our Pre-K classroom. We are looking for teachers that are truly passionate about the work they are doing. We are a Christian based early childhood center looking for creative, energetic, team players to join our staff. If you are ECT (formerly known as Group Leader) qualified with verifiable education and experience, please apply today and schedule an interview. The candidate must have all of the state-mandated educational requirements for childcare workers. Please only apply if you have the appropriate mandatory classes and documented experience. Hours are 8:00 - 4:30(ish). Benefits - paid time off, paid holidays, supplemental health, legal plan, matching 401K, fun place to work!

Job Requirements:
- Willing and able to work evening hours
- Passionate about teaching and caring for young children
- Able to lift up to 40 pounds
-Be mobile with high energy, creativity and positive team attitude
- Be reliable with a strong work ethic.

Noah's Ark Preschool & Child Care 3501 W 104th Ave. Westminster, CO 80031303-466-6887

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $14.00 to $14.50 /hour

Position Status: 

Full time

Compensation: 

$14-14.50 per hour

To Apply: 

email resume to allison@napreschool.com or call 303-466-6887

Posting Date:

09/06/2017

Organization:

Department of Extended Learning & Community Schools
1617 S Acoma St
Denver, CO 80223

Job Title: 

Early Childhood Teacher

Job Description:

Job ID: 22415
Job Title: Early Childhood Teacher
Department: Extended Learning and Community Schools
Location: Discovery Link Sites
Area: Throughout Denver area
Job Type: Monday - Friday; Part-Time Hours: 6:15AM - 8 AM or 9 AM and 2:30 PM or 3 PM - 6 PM
Salary Range: $14.25 - $14.75/hr based on education and education

Highlights: Paid Professional Development trainings, benefits available for those working 20+ hrs/wk, free enrollment for your child while employed with the department Make a difference in the lives of students by joining our team and supporting the DPS vision, Every Child Succeeds.

Essential Functions & Objectives: Responsible for creating, implementing and fostering a positive, nurturing and organized environment leading to best growth and development of children, including but not limiting to;
- Attend required orientations, trainings, and staff meetings.
- Implement high quality preschool programming where students are engaged in a variety of ways.
- Maintain open communication with staff, parents, and foster a positive environment for children.
- Use positive development strategies.
- Interpret and deliver curriculum for children in an enriching and engaging manner.
- Directly supervise play areas, create and implement activities, maintain logs and reports, housekeeping, and additional duties as assigned.
- Interpret the philosophy of Denver Public Schools and building community with faculty, staff, parents, visitors, and community.
- Ensure that Colorado Department of Human Services Child Care, District and Department policies and procedures are followed.
- Provide accurate and timely information on program operation as requested.
- Be proactive and knowledgeable at interpreting and implementing CDHS (Colorado Department of Human Services) and Department policies.
- Assist in trainings for new staff members.
- Be familiar and able to maintain PDIS (Early Childhood Professional Development Information System) records and Colorado Shines guidelines.

Licensure & Certification:
- Early Childhood Teacher qualified per the Colorado Department of Human Services required.

Education & Experience:
- Must be able to become First Aid, CPR, Universal Precautions, and Medication Administration certified Must have one of the following required for the Early Childhood Teacher Qualified Certification:
- Bachelor’s Degree in early childhood education
- Associates Degree Elementary education or, Early childhood education, special education, family and child development, child psychology plus ECE 101 and ECE 103 plus verification of 910 hours experience working with children
- Bachelor Degree in any content plus ECE 101 and ECE 103 plus verification of 910 hours experience working with children
- 12 semester hours in ECE classes, must include ECE 101 and ECE 103 plus 1,295 hours verification of experience working with children
- Completion of a vocational, occupational or course approved training by CDHS, must include transcripts and verification of 1,820 hours of experience working with children
- Two ECE courses; ECE 101 and ECE 103 plus verification of 3,640 hours working with children and a current level I credential.

About Denver Public Schools: The Department of Extended Learning and Community Schools supports and strengthens DPS students, families, schools and communities by delivering and facilitating high-quality programs and services that extend beyond the traditional school experience. This includes out-of-school-time programs and volunteer and community partnership services. This work creates safe environments where students and families gain the tools, resources and social competencies they need to achieve success. 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.

Position Status: 

Part-time

Compensation: 

$14.25 to $15.50/hour

To Apply: 

Please visit http://careers.dpsk12.org/ Then click on the green button on the upper right that says ‘Apply Now’ Click on the green button that says ‘Direct Link to Job Board’ Next, enter 22415 (Early Childhood Teacher) as the Job ID. Click on Search Jobs, then scroll down. Click on the job. Then click on the blue button that says ‘Apply for this job’ Then Click on Log In/Register. Choose The New User option and register if you have never applied with DPS before. If you have applied for a position before, you will need to login with your email address. If you cannot remember your password, please click on ‘Forgot Password.’ From there you will need to complete Basic Information and Create Profile and click on the blue button that says ‘Begin’

Posting Date:

09/06/2017

Organization:

Department of Extended Learning & Community Schools
1617 S Acoma St
Denver, CO 80223

Job Title: 

Program Leader

Job Description:

Job ID: 22427
Job Title: Program Leader
Department: Extended Learning and Community Schools
Location: Discovery Link Sites
Area: Throughout Denver area
Job Type: Monday - Friday; Part-Time Hours: 6:15AM - 8 AM or 9 AM and 2:30 PM or 3 PM - 6 PM
Salary Range: $12.25- $14.50/hr based upon education and experience

Highlights: Paid Professional Development trainings, benefits available for those working 20+ hrs/wk, free enrollment for your child while employed with the department Make a difference in the lives of students by joining our team and supporting the DPS vision, Every Child Succeeds.

Essential Functions and Objectives: To provide a safe and learning environment for children, nurture a positive work environment that conduct students to the optimal growth and development. To interpret the philosophy of Denver Public Schools to faculty, staff, parents, visitors and the community. To ensure compliance of School District and Colorado Department of Human Services polices.
- Ensures that Colorado Department of Human Services Rules and Regulations are in compliance
- Maintain and facilitate open communication with parents, staff and students
- Interact positively with parents and refer questions and concerns to the Supervisor when needed and appropriate.
- Maintain a punctual, reliable schedule during program hours.
- Follow staff conduct guidelines outlined in the staff handbook.
- Perform facility maintenance and housekeeping duties as assigned and needed.
- Follow the general daily schedule for the program.
- Maintain appropriate standards for children’s behavior following the discipline guidelines as outlined in the staff handbook; use the discipline log when necessary.
- Maintain the accident log and complete accident reports, with assistance from the supervisor, as required by Denver Public Schools and or child care licensing.
- Maintain licensing ratio for staff to child.
- Provide careful supervision of play areas to ensure children’s safety.
- Assist in planning program curriculum.
- Attend all orientations, trainings and staff meetings.
- Other duties as assigned.

Licensure & Certification:
- Verifiable education and training in working with children.
- Be able to provide proof or obtain CPR, First Aide, Universal Precautions and Medication Administration certifications.

Education & Experience:
- HS Diploma or Equivalent.
- Must be at least 18 years of age and demonstrate an ability to work with children.
- Must have at least three (3) months (455 hours) of full-time or equivalent part-time satisfactory and verifiable experience with school-age children.

Knowledge & Other Qualifications:
- Ability to relate positively to children and adults.
- Flexible, self-motivated individual.
- Evidence of verbal and written communication skills.
- Excellent communication and conflict resolution skills.

About Denver Public Schools: The Department of Extended Learning and Community Schools supports and strengthens DPS students, families, schools and communities by delivering and facilitating high-quality programs and services that extend beyond the traditional school experience. This includes out-of-school-time programs and volunteer and community partnership services. This work creates safe environments where students and families gain the tools, resources and social competencies they need to achieve success. 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.

Position Status: 

Part-time

Compensation: 

$12.25 to $14.50/hour

To Apply: 

Please visit http://careers.dpsk12.org/ Then click on the green button on the upper right that says ‘Apply Now’ Click on the green button that says ‘Direct Link to Job Board’ Next, enter 22427 (Program Leader) as the Job ID. Click on Search Jobs, then scroll down. Click on the job. Then click on the blue button that says ‘Apply for this job’ Then Click on Log In/Register. Choose The New User option and register if you have never applied with DPS before. If you have applied for a position before, you will need to login with your email address. If you cannot remember your password, please click on ‘Forgot Password.’ From there you will need to complete Basic Information and Create Profile and click on the blue button that says ‘Begin’

Posting Date:

08/31/2017

Organization:

Wash Park Tutoring
S Race St
Denver, CO 80209

Job Title: 

K-8 Tutor

Job Description:

Who We're Looking For Experienced K-8 teachers who can teach across the curriculum or who are experts in a specific subject area. Tutors who value building long-term relationships. Our clients stay with us for years. The hours are flexible, but the commitment is not.

Job Description: As a tutor for Wash Park Tutoring you would be required to plan and implement effective lessons based on student needs, regularly communicate with students parents and teachers, and tutor in the students home or a public place (i.e. library). Applicants MUST have expertise teaching and/or tutoring in math, reading, and/or writing and have knowledge of all standards K-8. Applicants must have excellent communication skills and preferably a BA or MA in education. Reliable transportation is needed. This is a part-time position consisting of 2-5 tutoring sessions per week. Job Location and Hours Most students live within the geographic area of 23rd and Evans and Holly and Broadway. We typically tutor M-TH between 3:30 and 7pm.

Position Status: 

Part Time

Compensation: 

$42/Session (Contractor)

To Apply: 

Apply at https://secure.tutorcruncher.com/washparktutoringcom/login/. Select sign-up as a tutor. Make sure to upload a resume, cover letter and 3 professional references in the documents section. Contact stephanie@washparktutoring.com with questions.

Posting Date:

08/30/2017

Organization:

Hinkley High School
1250 Chambers Road
Aurora, CO 80011

Job Title: 

Math Teacher

Job Description:

Full time, permanent math teaching position at Hinkley High School. Classes include Honors Integrated Algebra/Geometry/Trig and regular Algebra/Geometry/Trig. 5 classes total for upper level high school students. Position is open to start immediately.

Position Status: 

Full time

Compensation: 

Regular Teacher salary schedule which is listed on line, based on years of experience.

To Apply: 

Apply on line at Aurora Public Schools. Or call, Bonny at 303-326-2111 or Human Resources at 303-344-8060, extension 28037.

Posting Date:

08/29/2017

Organization:

MOPS
9900 S. Twenty Mile Road
Parker, CO 80134

Job Title: 

Mops Childcare Helper

Job Description:

Parker Crossroads MOPS (Mothers Of Preschoolers) group is in need of childcare workers. Our dedicated “MOPS Kids” workers teach and play with children, Newborn to 5yrs, during each MOPS meeting, allowing mothers to focus on developing deeper relationships with other moms. Each helper is compensated $25 per session worked. MOPS meets every other Wednesday morning from 9:15-11:30, starting Aug 23rd. Background Check required.

Position Status: 

Part Time

Compensation: 

$25

To Apply: 

Please Email Casey Mrsny at MopsKidsHelpers@gmail.com For more information.

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