Denver Christian is growing! Our action-packed, creation-rich Pre-K is looking for a Preschool Teacher to work with 4 and 5 year-olds. This position is for the 2021-2022 school year. Work days would be Monday/Wednesday/Thursday totaling approximately 20 hours per week.
Position Summary: We are looking for a dynamic indvidual that will use God's creation to help children learn about Jesus. Our Pre-K classes extend to the outdoors allowing God to use His world to teach us about Him, math, science, language arts and fine arts.
General Expectations: Teachers at Denver Christian School are exemplary with respect to the following Denver Christian School Faculty Core Competencies:
Denver Christian School Teachers model an active, vibrant faith life in order to intentionally disciple students and integrate faith and learning into all aspects of a DC education.
Denver Christian School Teachers demonstrate commitment to the DC mission statement, to student learning, and to a healthy staff climate and culture. DC teachers prepare systematically and learn from experience and professional growth and development.
Denver Christian School Teachers foster academic excellence because they are qualified in their subject area, passionate about what they teach, skilled at subject and grade specific pedagogy, and innovative and creative in lesson design, implementation and assessment; they are committed to continual improvement in each of these areas.
Denver Christian School Teachers create a healthy and positive learning environment; manage their classroom and learning experiences in a way that allows each student to thrive; build strong, discipling relationships with students; and exercise discipline from a biblical framework.
Denver Christian School Teachers actively embrace leadership roles with students, through discipling relationships both in and out of the classroom, and with peers, through meaningful involvement in professional development and professional learning communities.
Professional Expectations: In addition to the Employee Handbook and the Faculty Procedures Handbook, the Expectations of a Preschool Teacher include but are not limited to the following:
- Passion for active learning and outdoor experiences
- Team commitment
- Desire to help young children develop a relationship with Jesus
- Design lesson plans that reflect 4 year old's zest for learning using
- High Scope Curriculum
- Handwiritng Without Tears
- Arrange and maintain age appropriate classroom