Upper School Math Teacher

Dawson School   Lafayette, CO   Full-time     Education
Posted on April 28, 2022
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Dawson, a K-12 independent school of 535 students located east of Boulder on a beautiful 112-acre campus, seeks an exceptional math teacher for Upper School starting August 1, 2022. Previous classroom experience is required, and a graduate degree is preferred. Dawson is a growing and passionate educational community dedicated to the healthy development and education of all of its students.


Dawson School Mission Statement

Dawson 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. 


Professional Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in math or a related field is required
  • 3+ years teaching experience required
  • Demonstrated classroom management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Personal warmth and friendliness
  • An attitude that exemplifies teamwork and personal responsibility
  • Ability to include technology elements into all aspects of instruction
  • Maintain strict confidentiality in all matters


Personal Qualities

  • Demonstrate enthusiasm for work with all school constituencies
  • Model school virtues of respect, compassion, courage, and integrity
  • Communicate (orally and in writing) effectively with all school constituencies
  • Collaborate and work positively as a member of a team



  • Report to Director of Upper School
  • Actively participate in the extracurricular life of the School as a coach and/or club supervisor
  • Four Upper School math sections 
  • Participate in class trips, clubs, and Winterim expeditions
  • Additional duties as deemed necessary by the School


The salary range for this position is $45,000-70,000. Compensation is commensurate with experience and relevant skills. Benefits include Medical, Dental, 401k, and generous time-off. Interested candidates should go to the Dawson website (www.dawsonschool.org), scroll to the bottom of the page, click on the Employment link, click the link under Current Job Opportunities at Dawson, and select the Upper School Math Teacher posting to apply for this position. Only online applications will be accepted. This position is available for the 2022-2023 school year.

No phone calls, please.  Visit: www.dawsonschool.org.

Dawson School

10455 Dawson Dr.
Lafayette , CO