Teacher Middle School Math Teacher
Aspen Community School is a charter of the Aspen School District and managed by Compass for Lifelong Discovery. Our mission is fostering lifelong learning and empowering individuals to take responsibility for themselves, their learning, and their community.
The Aspen Community School seeks a Middle School Teacher, specializing in math, for the 2022-2023 school year. This position will work primarily with fifth and sixth grade students in a co-teaching model.
Position Title: Middle School Teacher, specializing in math
Reports to: Casey White, ACS Principal
Classification: Certified Full-time Exempt
Contract Period: 9 Month (186 days)
Salary Range: $48,000-$60,000/year
Willingness to become highly qualified in the content areas you are responsible for instruction.
B.A. or B.S. required in the specific content area (e.g. B.A. in History when applying for Social Studies position). Current Colorado Teaching License preferred. Demonstrated experience in the instruction of students with varied learning styles and levels of mastery.
The employee is regularly required to talk, walk, stand and hear. The employee is frequently required to sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, walk, grasp, and perform light lifting. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
Skills and Abilities
Ability to read, write and interpret various documents such as rules, policy and expectation, agreements, rubrics, scope and sequence documents, and assessment documents. Ability to speak effectively before groups of staff, students, Board of Directors, Administrators and parents. Ability to understand and carry out instructions given in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in a variety of situations. Ability to work collaboratively with various groups. Ability to apply an entrepreneurial outlook and a charter school commitment. Strong organizational and the ability to coordinate different tasks. Strong interpersonal, and customer service skills while working with a diverse population. Ability to work with limited supervision and to be self-motivated. Ability and skill to use sound judgment as determined by the specific situation. Strong organizational and coordination skills
Work is performed inside and outside with occasional exposure to extreme temperatures. Work is performed in all weather conditions and includes exposure to moderate and sometimes loud noise. This is a highly public position that includes contact with students, staff, Administrators, COMPASS Board of Directors and parents. Occasionally work may consist of ten (10) plus hour days with weekend work as needed.