Successful candidates will be proven team players, energetic, passionate, creative, and patient. Vanguard operates a full inclusion model in which students of all abilities are educated in the classroom. Our school has a diverse student body encompassing all racial, socio-economic and ability levels. All candidates must be NCLB qualified with a passing score on the Praxis/PLACE test or have an initial or professional license through the state of Colorado. All Special Education teachers must be Colorado Licensed on the start date for 2017-2018.


Openings for the 2017-2018 School Year

West Campus:

Paraprofessionals

7th-8th Grade Math Teacher (
Immediate Opening)

Teacher Job Description


East Campus:

Paraprofessionals (Part-Time or Full-Time)

Secondary History Teacher - LONG TERM SUB - IMMEDIATE HIRE

"The mission of Vanguard Classical School is to facilitate optimal individual academic achievement and character development through rigorous content-rich, inclusive learning environment."

Vanguard Classical School seeks candidates to fill a history position for grade 9th - 11th. Must be highly qualified under NCLB.

Successful candidates will be proven team players, energetic, passionate, creative, and patient. Vanguard operates a full inclusion model in which students of all abilities are educated in the classroom. Our school has a diverse student body encompassing all racial, socio-economic and ability levels. All candidates must be NCLB qualified, however, licenses are not required.

QUALIFICATIONS: 
1. History or related degree preferred.
2. Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills.
3. Demonstrated organization, assertiveness and flexibility in performing job responsibilities.
4. Ability to coordinate and collaborate with others and be flexible
5. Demonstrated ability to exercise a high level of tact and discretion in both internal and external interactions. Ability to motivate a team and work as a team member. Ability to create and maintain good working relationships with a variety of internal and external constituents.
6. Ability to work in all content areas with individual and groups of students.

Visual Art Specialist - LONG TERM SUB - Immediate hire Gr. 6-12


"The mission of Vanguard Classical School is to facilitate optimal individual academic achievement and character development through rigorous content-rich, inclusive learning environment."

Vanguard Classical School seeks candidates to fill an art teacher position for grades 6-12.  All candidates must be NCLB qualified, however, licenses are not required.

Successful candidates will be proven team players, energetic, passionate, creative, and patient. Vanguard operates a full inclusion model in which students of all abilities are educated in the classroom. Our school has a diverse student body encompassing all racial, socio-economic and ability levels.

DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:
Abides by and supports the vision, mission, values, policies and procedures of Vanguard Classical School. The school follows the Core Knowledge Sequence.  The art teacher works with classroom teachers to align instruction in skills and content for art with grade-level curriculum plans, while maintaining a safe, orderly, and positive teaching environment.

QUALIFICATIONS: 
1. Teaching license or BA/BS with passing PLACE or PRAXIS exam score.
2. Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills.
3. Demonstrated organization, assertiveness and flexibility in performing job responsibilities.
4. Ability to coordinate and collaborate with others and be flexible
5. Demonstrated ability to exercise a high level of tact and discretion in both internal and external interactions. Ability to motivate a team and work as a team member. Ability to create and maintain good working relationships with a variety of internal and external constituents.
6. Ability to work in all content areas with individual and groups of students

6th-12th Grade Vocal/Theater/General Music Teacher (Immediate Opening)

"The mission of Vanguard Classical School is to facilitate optimal individual academic achievement and character development through rigorous content-rich, inclusive learning environment."

Vanguard Classical School seeks candidates to fill a vocal/theater/general music teacher position for grades 6-12.  All candidates must be NCLB qualified, however, licenses preferred but not required.

Successful candidates will be proven team players, energetic, passionate, creative, and patient. Vanguard operates a full inclusion model in which students of all abilities are educated in the classroom. Our school has a diverse student body encompassing all racial, socioeconomic and ability levels.

DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:
Abides by and supports the vision, mission, values, policies and procedures of Vanguard Classical School. The school follows the Core Knowledge Sequence.  The music teacher works with classroom teachers to align instruction in skills and content for art with grade-level curriculum plans, while maintaining a safe, orderly, and positive teaching environment.  The music teacher develops and leads community events and performances to enrich the learning experience of our students.


Benefits of Joining our Team 

  • Exemplary curriculum with Core Knowledge, Singapore Math, and Classical Education

  • Opportunity to help develop a fully inclusive learning environment for all students

  • Collaboration across campuses and grade levels

  • Small class sizes

  • Opportunity for teacher-leaders to contribute their skills and grow with us!

Vanguard offers all regular, full-time employees a benefit plan which includes health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, and company-paid life insurance. Vanguard also contributes to the Colorado PERA program for all teachers. Employees can take advantage of group rates on short-term disability, cancer, home, renter and automobile insurance, as well.

How to Apply

Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications and are interested in our open positions can fax (303) 691-0846 or email the following to
careers@vanguardclassical.org or pdowns@vanguardclassical.org:

  • Cover Letter

  • Resume

  • 1 page description of your Educational Philosophy

  • 3 Professional References with Contact Phone Numbers

  • Copy of Colorado License or Praxis/PLACE Tests


NEW!  2017-18 Teacher Salary Schedule