JobID 284 : Special Education Teacher (SSN) - BMS (#1569788)

Job | Posted 2 months ago

NOTE: Roaring Fork Schools also accepts and reviews applications for this position as taken from general district hiring pools (concurrently posted to this site). Any applicant interested in or open to multiple opportunities district-wide is highly encouraged to apply to the appropriate pool(s), instead-of or in-addition-to applying here, for district-wide consideration. However, be advised that, even if you do not apply to the pool(s), you may be contacted regarding openings other than those to which you apply, should your qualifications be deemed a match.

Basalt Middle School is hiring a Special Education Teacher (Severe Needs - SN) for the 2019-20 school year. This positions requires an endorsement in Severe Needs specifically, or the ability to obtain. 

Basalt Middle School has been repeatedly recognized with the Colorado Governor's Distinguished Improvement Award for outstanding student growth.  We have also been recognized nationally as a School to Watch for our Growth Mindset school culture. BMS’s mission is “to ensure that EVERY student develops the enduring knowledge, skills and character to thrive and contribute in a changing world: Work Hard, Be Kind, Achieve.” Come and help us live by our mission!

We are seeking compasionate candidates who hold students to high academic standards and understand the importance of character education in middle schools. Candidates must be highly qualified and possess or be eligible to obtain a CDE Certified Teaching License. Full benefits included!

BMS serves a diverse and multilingual student population of 450 5th through 8th-grade students. BMS seeks a positive and proactive individual who strives to bring their knowledge, skills, and experience to support students and ultimately build strong relationships with parents, students, and colleagues. Teachers at BMS work closely and collaboratively to learn and implement effective teaching strategies, and are supported through ongoing coaching cycles to help the continuous improvement of their craft.


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Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,850 (USD)

State Average: $10,278 (USD)

% ELL Students


State Average: 12%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 17.36

% IEP Students

State Average: 11%



State Average: 415