Employment

Please read below or call 719-256-4907 to inquire about opportunities at CCS!

Art, Music, Tech Specialist teacher (August 8, 2022)

Custodian (immediate)

Classroom Aide (August 8, 2022)

Driver (Part-time starting late August, email tcleary@crestonecharter.com)

HS Mentors (Part-time starting late August, email tcleary@crestonecharter.com)

Salary Schedule PDF                          Hourly schedule PDF

Crestone Charter School immediate openings: Art/Music/Technology Specialist Teachers

CRESTONE CHARTER SCHOOL Seeks Specialist teachers for our K-12 school with 85 students.

The Crestone Charter School is located in the small, rural town of Crestone Colorado, tucked into the western foothills of the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. Crestone is an open-minded, adventurously unique, isolated, and tight-knit community with a population of 1,200 residents. The Charter School is the main centerpiece of this community, and as such, the faculty and staff have a shared and very public sense of responsibility for creating and maintaining the highest standards in education. Meanwhile, we are also an awesome place to work, with a focus on the virtues of respect, integrity, and creativity. We strive to foster a healthy work environment including providing professional development and growth opportunities. The Crestone Charter School is an equal opportunity employer. crestone-charter-school.org/employment 

 

Our new Specialist Teacher will

  • Lead classes of 10-16 students in your instructional area 1-2 times per week

  • Develop a year-long scope and sequence as well as individual lessons. Some curricular resources are available.

  • Be granted freedom to guide students through multiple aspects of the instructional area

    • Art: visual, painting, clay, beading, photography, dance, modeling/sculpture, etc​

      • focus on K-5 (up through MS)

    • Music: instruments, voice, percussion, band, choir, etc 

      • focus on K-5 (up through MS, could include HS Mentorship)

    • Technology: Google Suite, webpages, social media, privacy and etiquette, 3D printing, coding, etc

      • focus on HS/MS (could include k-5 tech utilization)

  • Be supported with prep time, supplies budget, and classroom management approaches and implementation.

Job Details:

The Specialist Teacher position is a part-time school-year position starting August 8th or soon thereafter for the 2022-2023 school year. Hourly range is $15-19 based on experience with health/disability and PTO benefits if >25 hours/week are regularly scheduled. 

Job Qualification Preferences/Skills: 
  • Previous experience preferred

  • Valid Colorado Driver's License

  • Pass background check

The employee 

  • Interacts well with students and multiple adults

  • Is highly organized and able to multitask 

  • Is flexible and follows directions

  • Keeps student wellness and safety a priority

  • Is willing to wear a mask for extended periods of time (not currently required)

 

Application Details

Interviews currently on-going, apply immediately. The position remains open until filled.

 

Please submit the following (in one file, preferably PDF):

  • Cover letter

  • Resume

  • 3 recent letters of recommendations 

  • 3 additional references 

 

Send to Thomas Cleary at tcleary@crestonecharter.com 

Please call 719-256-4907 with any questions

Crestone Charter School immediate openings: Custodian

CRESTONE CHARTER SCHOOL 

Seeks a Custodian for our K-12 school with 85 students.

The Crestone Charter School is located in the small, rural town of Crestone Colorado, tucked into the western foothills of the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. Crestone is an open-minded, adventurously unique, isolated, and tight-knit community with a population of 1,200 residents. The Charter School is the main centerpiece of this community, and as such, the faculty and staff have a shared and very public sense of responsibility for creating and maintaining the highest standards in education. Meanwhile, we are also an awesome place to work, with a focus on the virtues of respect, integrity, and creativity.  We strive to foster a healthy work environment including providing professional development and growth opportunities. The Crestone Charter School is an equal opportunity employer. crestone-charter-school.org/employment 

 

Job Description

The custodian position is a full-time (30-40 hours/week) year-round position starting in the summer for the 2022-2023 school year.  Wages range between $15-$19.50 an hour based on experience with health/disability and PTO benefits. Work hours are flexible and include evening, early morning, and weekends. The employee will efficiently perform custodial duties including dusting, mopping, buffing floors, vacuuming and shampooing carpets, cleaning and restocking restrooms/ kitchens/ classrooms, cleaning windows, landscaping, etc. Minor maintenance tasks include changing lightbulbs, simple plumbing and electrical, basic woodworking, keeping cleaning machines running, etc. Applicants should be well organized and flexible, comfortable working around children, and have a basic understanding of e-mail, spreadsheets, and online calendar digital tools. Optional additional driving tasks may include transporting students and performing basic vehicle safety inspections. Other duties as assigned.

 

Preferred Job Skills, experience, and abilities:
  • Previous experience in commercial cleaning

  • Safely uses cleaning equipment and supplies

  • Lifts and manipulates heavy objects. Physical work is a primary part (more than 70%) of the job. Nearly constant standing and walking.

  • Uses hand and power tools applicable to trade

  • Understands and follows written and verbal communications and safety procedures

  • May involve moderate exposure to high or low indoor/outdoor temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises.

  • Interacts well with multiple staff and students

  • Organized, self-directed, and works independently but takes and incorporates feedback readily

  • Valid Colorado Driver's License

  • Passes background check

 

Application Details

Hiring Timeline: The position remains open until filled.

Please submit the following (in one file, preferably PDF):

  • Cover letter

  • Resume

  • 2 recent letters of recommendations 

  • 2 additional references 

 

Send to Thomas Cleary at tcleary@crestonecharter.com

Please call 719-256-4907 with any questions

 

Eagle Classified: Custodial work

The Crestone Charter School seeks a custodian to start ASAP for the 22-23 school year.  Wages range from $15-$19.50 per hour with benefits for 30-40 hours/week. The position includes cleaning classrooms, kitchens and bathrooms, minor indoor and outdoor grounds maintenance, some physically demanding tasks in a great work environment.  Previous school/commercial cleaning experience preferred.  www.crestone-charter-school.org/employment

Crestone Charter School SY22/23 openings: Classroom aide

The Crestone Charter School is a small rural charter school located in the town of Crestone Colorado, close to the Great Sand Dunes National Park. Crestone is a town tucked into the foothills of some of the most remote and rugged wilderness in Colorado, the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range. Crestone is an open-minded, adventurously unique, isolated, and tight-knit community serving more than twenty spiritual retreat centers of different creeds, with a population of 1,500 residents. The Charter School is the main centerpiece of this community, and as such, the faculty and staff have a shared and very public sense of responsibility for creating and maintaining the highest standards in education. For more information see crestone-charter-school.org. The Crestone Charter School is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Qualification Preferences/Skills:
  • Previous experience preferred

  • Valid Colorado Driver's License

  • Pass background check

The employee 

  • Interacts well with students and multiple adults

  • Is highly organized and able to multitask 

  • Is flexible and follows directions

  • Keeps safety a priority

  • Is willing to wear a mask for extended periods of time

 

The position is for the 2022/23 school year, is hourly, and may include benefits. Competitive starting wages are based on experience ($15-18/hr). The employee has parts of the Thanksgiving, winter, spring, and summer breaks off. Work hours are flexible and may include evening, early morning, and weekends. 

 

The position remains open until filled.

Please submit the following (in one file, preferably PDF):

  • Cover letter

  • Resume

  • 2 recent letters of recommendations 

  • 2 additional references 

 

Send to Thomas Cleary at tcleary@crestonecharter.com

Please call 719-256-4907 with any questions

 

Classroom aide Description 

Follows classrooms teacher’s lead to assist with lesson delivery and to support students who need extra time or extra challenge. Position includes working closely with teachers and individual students, a focus on elementary grade levels, recess and lunch supervision, copies and office tasks, ordering of supplies, and occasional driving. Regular work hours average 25-35 hours each work week for classroom aide position, competitive starting wages based on experience, and the position does include benefits. Learn more bit.ly/2ZJmhuH