Contact Us

West Campus
P: 303.691.2384
F: 303.226.5529

East Campus
P: 303.338.4110
F: 303.338.4129


West Campus
801 Yosemite St.
Denver, CO 80230

East Campus
17101 East Ohio Dr.
Aurora, CO 80017


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 2019-2020.

Openings for the 2020-2021 School Year

East Campus

ELD Teachers...must be CLDE endorsed

West Campus

We are fully staffed!
We will post available positions as they come, so check back with us!

Benefits of Joining our Team 

  • Monthly Professional Development days scheduled to enhance staff growth in the field 

  • 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 are interested in our open positions and meet the minimum qualifications can email the following documents to the appropriate contacts below:

Cover Letter


1 Page description of your Educational Philosophy

3 Professional references with contact phone numbers


Copy of Colorado License or Praxis/PLACE Tests

For K-5 Inquiries at the East Campus, send documents to: 

Jay Cerny (Executive Director) at
Emily Van Luit (K-5 Principal) at

For 6-12 Inquiries at the East Campus, send documents to:

Jay Cerny (Executive Director) at
Angela Schendel Keedy at

For West Campus inquiries, send documents to:

Jay Cerny (Executive Director) at
Terry Glen (Principal) at