First Grade Classroom Teacher
Mountain Phoenix Community School seeks a full time grades teacher to join our caring community. This teacher will begin with a first grade class in August 2016 and then carry and nurture them for many years to come.
Our charter school offers a comprehensive academic curriculum, aligned with the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education standards, along with special subject classes in Handwork, Spanish, Art, Music, Orchestra, and Games/Movement. Our thriving school with double tracks through the grades serves a diverse community of over 500 children, preschool through eighth grade, by providing a Waldorf-inspired education. Located close to Denver, Colorado, our beautiful campus has a bubbling brook and views of the majestic Rocky Mountains. Our children enjoy year-round outdoor activities with over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Denver also appreciates a dynamic Anthroposophical community with an Anthroposophical medical practice, an active branch of the Anthroposophical Society, study groups, Sound Circle Eurythmy, and 3 Waldorf high schools nearby.
Known as the Mile-High City, Denver has a vibrant arts and performing arts scene and dozens of great outdoor festivals. You will find everything a cosmopolitan city has to offer including easy access to the beautiful Rocky Mountains, as well as the nation’s 2nd largest performing arts center.
The ideal candidate will have completed Waldorf Grades Teacher training, have experience teaching in a Waldorf school, and be a Highly Qualified Teacher in Colorado. (For more information on Highly Qualified Teacher status in Colorado, visit http://www.cde.state.co.us/fedprograms/tii/a_hqt). Our creative and passionate faculty is looking for a colleague who will enthusiastically join the collaborative work with faculty, staff, and parents. We offer a competitive salary with compensation for applicable years of experience, a master’s degree, and Waldorf teacher training. We also provide a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, and PERA (retirement).
To learn more about Mountain Phoenix Community School, visit our website at http://www.mountainphoenix.org. To apply for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com and include “Grade One Class Teacher” as the subject of the email. Thank you for considering this opportunity to become a part of our innovative community at Mountain Phoenix Community School.