JobID 5210 : Spanish Teacher (#1829008)

Job | Posted 2 months ago

Riverdale Ridge HS is seeking a qualified Spanish teacher to provide instruction in Spanish I and IV for second semester (Winter/Spring 2020) of this school year.   The position is available due to a temporary leave, but as a growing school we expect opportunities for additional staffing in the 2020/2021 school year.   Successful candidates will join a small and energetic team of fellow Spanish teachers to help support and grow the young scholars at RRHS.  

Riverdale Ridge is devoted to creating a learning community which:

  • Fosters the academic, social, and emotional development of each learner
  • Empowers students with the knowledge and skills to be self-directed lifelong learners
  • Sets and supports high expectations for all students as they pursue their individual learning and extracurricular endeavors  
  • Values the rich and unique perspectives every member brings to our community
  • Provides a safe, supportive, and challenging learning community for all students to THRIVE!
Additionally, we seek professional educators who are willing to:
  • Actively collaborate with fellow educators to create a culture where we share failures as well as successes in our quest to implement the learning community described above
  • Ensure instructional excellence is systematically supported and delivered daily
  • Nurture positive relationships with all students
  • Be committed to a continuous improvement mindset for all aspects of our learning community
PLEASE NOTE:  Riverdale Ridge High School will employ a One-to-Web technology platform.  Candidates must be willing to incorporate Schoology, Google Classroom, and related practices into their instructional delivery practices.  If you have experience in this area, GREAT, you can help us implement practices. If you do not have experience in this area, GREAT--we will learn how to effectively leverage the One-to-Web platform together.

  • Certification/licensing as required by Colorado Department of Education.
  • Bachelor's degree required with student teaching at the secondary level.
  • Experience using multiple validations to monitor student progress.
  • Experience developing diverse instructional strategies and the ability to use various types of assessments.
  • Successful experience in secondary education with an understanding of state standards.
  • An understanding of small schools learning communities and the desire to create and maintain those communities.
  • Knowledge of high school students' interests, needs, and abilities with a commitment and dedication to students and education.
  • Demonstrated ability to be an effective member of a collaborative team using student learning demonstrations and related data to drive instruction and MTSS practices
  • Desire to develop a learning environment which prepares students for careers not only for today, but for those that will exist in 2018 and beyond
Application Procedure:
Please apply online at External applicants must upload a current resume, copy of teaching license, and transcripts.  Teachers currently contracted with SD27J, please use Internal Application, upload a current resume and provide a maximum of 2 years previous work experience.  Substitutes are considered External applicants.
  • All future correspondence regarding this position will be handled via the email address that you provide on your online application. Please regularly check both your In-Box and SPAM folder for these email messages.
Please note: All job postings in School District 27J close at 4:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time

Posted By

Brighton School District No. 27J

18551 EAST 160TH AVENUE, BRIGHTON, CO 80601-3295
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$8,412 (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