Long-Term Substitute Math Teacher

Dawson School   Lafayette, CO   Temporary     Education
Posted on November 15, 2021
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Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 529 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 112-acre campus, seeks a long-term substitute math teacher for middle school.  This position will be available around February 1, 2022 and runs through May 31, 2022

The School is dedicated to excellence of mind, body, and character. We prepare students through challenging and relevant learning, to become creative, resilient problem-solvers who bring their best to the world. The School is a growing and passionate educational community dedicated to the healthy development and education of all of its students.  

What We Require

  • An undergraduate degree in a related field of education or math is required, a graduate degree is preferred
  • 1 to 3 years of teaching experience
  • Strong classroom management skills 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Personal warmth and friendliness
  • Attitude that exemplifies teamwork and personal responsibility
  • Ability to include technology elements into instruction
  • Maintain strict confidentiality in all matters

What you will need

  • A current resume, references,  and a cover letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of the position 
  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for work with all school constituencies
  • Model school virtues of respect, compassion, courage, and integrity
  • Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

  • Follow lesson plans and instructions designed by absent teacher
  • Supervise school or student activities 
  • Enforce school and class rules to maintain order in the classroom
  • Operate equipment such as computers or audiovisual aids to supplement presentations
  • Additional duties as deemed necessary by the School
  • Report to the Director of the Middle School

The compensation for this position is $150.00 per day. This temporary position is not eligible for benefits.  Free lunch is provided.  Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page, click on the Employment link, find Current Job Opportunities at Dawson, and select the Long-term Middle School Math Substitute Teacher posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted. 


Dawson School

10455 Dawson Dr.
Lafayette , CO