Grades Class Teacher Position

Mountain Phoenix Community School is accepting applications for full-time early elementary class teacher opening for the 2018-19 school year.

Our charter school, as a member of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education and the Jeffco public school district, offers a comprehensive academic curriculum integrating the arts with special subject classes in Handwork/Woodwork, Spanish, Performing and Visual Arts, Music, Band/Orchestra, Games/Movement, and Eurythmy. Our thriving school with double tracks grades 1-8 serves a diverse community of over 500 children, preschool through eighth grade, by providing a public Waldorf education. Located near 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 annual sunshine.

Denver also appreciates a dynamic Anthroposophical community, study groups, Sound Circle Eurythmy, and 3 independent Waldorf high schools nearby.

Known as the Mile-High City, Denver has a vibrant art and performing arts community 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 or be in process of completing a Waldorf Grades Teacher training or have background and/or experience with Public Waldorf education, have experience teaching in a public or independent Waldorf school, and seek to carry and nurture a class for consecutive years per the MPCS teacher progression practice.

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 ongoing professional development, including 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 our Director of Education at michael.heffernan@jeffco.k12.co.us and include “Grades 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.