Renaissance is seeking a full time Moderate Needs Teacher to join our team!
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and resume to Amy Stuart: [email protected]
Now Accepting Applications for Middle and High School Teachers for 2018-2019 School Year!
RSS is accepting applications for middle and high school teachers for the 2018-2019 school year.
Interested Applicants should send resume and cover letter to Amy Stuart: [email protected]
Teachers at Renaissance Secondary facilitate an innovative classroom environment for students to learn through an expeditionary learning, project-based methodology. Working with other teachers and students, teachers develop authentic, integrated learning experiences in which students use creativity, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication to solve real world problems.
Duties and Responsibilities
Teachers at Renaissance must:
Be committed to the goals, objectives and mission as set forth in the school’s charter application.
Be willing and able to work above and beyond what is required at a typical school.
Have a passion for working with young people.
Be willing and able to integrate learning experiences across content areas.
Be committed to the educational philosophy of Renaissance.
Have a passion for student-centered learning through authentic, project based experiences.
Demonstrate a passion for Adventure Education and a willingness to challenge his or herself in the same manner students are challenged in the adventure education program.
Demonstrate a passion for learning as much as for teaching.
Conduct his/her duties in a professional manner.
Facilitate learning opportunities that measure and integrate creativity, collaboration, critical thinking, communication, problem solving, global awareness, and other 21st century skills aligned to state and district standards.
Differentiate instruction and learning experiences to meet the needs of all students.
Collaborate with students to design project-based assessments.
Be committed to the school motto, “We are crew, not passengers;” uphold and develop its implementation within the school, and be willing to take on additional roles to make the school a success.
Colorado teaching license or the ability to obtain a Colorado teaching license
Effective communication skills
Colorado First Aid and CPR training certification
Demonstrated knowledge of State Content Standards
Strong written and verbal communication skills
A passion for accomplishing the school’s mission and vision
Experience with expeditionary learning, project-based learning, and/or design thinking.
Commensurate with experience and qualifications--RSS salaries are competitive with the Douglas County School District.
All employees of Renaissance Secondary School work together to achieve the school’s vision and mission. The substitute Office Assistant / Educational Assistant will be called upon to serve in multiple capacities:
Greet those who walk into the school, answer phone calls, take messages, and sort mail.
Monitor individual and/or groups of students in a variety of settings (e.g. classroom, playground, field trips, library, lunchroom, bus loading/unloading, etc.) for the purpose of providing a safe and positive learning environment.
Report observations and incidents relating to specific students (e.g. accidents, fights, appropriate and inappropriate social behavior, violations of rules, safety conditions, etc.) for the purpose of communicating information to appropriate instructional and/or administrative personnel.
Perform general clerical tasks.
Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Willingness and ability to work collaboratively with teachers/staff/team to meet the needs of students.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Patience and resiliency in any and all circumstances.
Ability to multitask and prioritize.
Strict adherence to the maintenance of confidentiality.
Proficient with technology
Commensurate with experience and qualifications. Minimum pay is $12.50/hr. Maximum is $19.67.
Submit letter of interest and resume to Leader of Business Operations, Brittnee Pierse: [email protected].