Seventh Grade Class Teacher

Mountain Phoenix Community School seeks a full time grades teacher to join our caring community. This teacher will pick up a seventh grade class in August 2016. The typical teacher rotation at our school is grades 1-5 and grades 6-8.

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, Eurythmy, Art, Music, Orchestra, 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 public Waldorf education. Located close to Denver, Colorado, our beautiful campus has a bubbling stream 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.

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). We would also consider someone who has classroom teaching experience and is willing to begin Waldorf Teacher Training this summer. 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 mountainphoenixhiringcommittee@gmail.com and include “Grade Seven 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.