This job listing has expired and may no longer be relevant!
12 Apr 2024

Teacher Primary Classroom Teacher

The Juniper School
 Durango, La Plata County, Colorado, United States

Job Description

2nd grade and a K/1 Mixed classroom (separate opening)

Salary: $45,000-$65,000 plus full benefits (health, PERA, PTO, etc)


Plan and deliver instruction and assessments aligned to Colorado Academic Standards

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Utilize effective teaching practices to teach the adopted curricula for assigned grades and subjects so that students attain adopted grade/course expectations and standards. Modify and tailor the curriculum as necessary to address individual student differences, learning styles, and student abilities. Instruct with adopted materials and utilize supplemental classroom materials, media, and teaching appropriate for assigned levels and subjects
  • Utilize formative and summative assessments to assess the learning, achievement, and performance of each student and report the results as required by school procedures.
  • Model, promote, and as situations arise, take the opportunity to provide instruction related to character education including citizenship and responsible behavior (respect for self, other and property), bullying prevention, conflict resolution skills, and responsible work habits and ethics
  • Maintain an orderly, positive learning environment free from disruptive behavior by implementing proactive classroom management strategies and enforcing the Student Conduct Code. Supervise students to minimize any possibility of violent behavior and to minimize potential accidents.
  • Be familiar with and abide by all applicable Federal and Colorado laws and regulations; Board of Education policies and District Regulations, as amended from time to time; school procedures that relate to employment with the school.

How to Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter to Philip Werline, Head of School, at

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