9 May 2024

Teacher Lead Early Childhood Teacher (3 & 4 yos)

Compositive Primary
 Aurora, Adams County, Colorado, United States

Job Description

Compositive Primary is a young school serving three-year-olds through 5th grade, located on the Fitzsimons and Anschutz Medical Campuses in Aurora, Colorado. We are seeking a positive, creative, flexible, and innovative lead ECE teacher to serve as part of a collaborative team in our small, innovative school. 


Teacher Responsibilities

  • Contribute to a positive school culture through connections with students, faculty, and families.
  • Collaborate with fellow teachers and administrators to develop inquiry-based curricula that develop in students the capacity to reflect and learn, recognize and act, care and connect, and engage and serve.
  • Foster a positive learning environment in all areas, demonstrating dedication to instilling joy in learning for all students.
  • Ensure that every child feels seen and heard and has a sense of belonging.
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively with parents, colleagues, and all members of the school community.
  • Serve as a steward for school support, managing classroom budgets and respecting resources.
  • Document each student’s growth and help them set goals for their learning.
  • Approach each day with a sense of wonder and playfulness.
  • Participate in all aspects of school programming and activities.
  • Work to uphold the mission, vision, and goals of the school.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Actively monitor, record, and communicate individual progress made by every child.
  • Guide and mentor a resident teacher in a collaborative teaching model.


  • An unyielding commitment to upholding our guiding principles and a firm belief in our school’s vision and mission.
  • Colorado Shines Early Childhood Credential Level 3 or higher required for Early Childhood classrooms.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Background in inquiry-based curriculum preferred.
  • One to three years of teaching experience. 


  • All teachers receive: health, life, dental, and vision insurance, a flexible health spending account, paid time off, and 403(b). 
  • All teachers participate in regular in-house and outside professional development opportunities.
  • Lead Teacher salary range: $50k-$60k


How to Apply

If interested, please submit a cover letter and resume to All applications will be reviewed and will follow up with next steps about school visits and interviews.  

Bureaus: Colorado. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Teacher. Salaries: 40,000 - 60,000.

Job expires in 9 days.