Teaching Opportunity at the Stanley British Primary School
Opening: Multiage teacher in a Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade Classroom
Full time position, to begin August 2021
About Stanley BPS: For over 45 years, Stanley classrooms have been filled with engaged learners and guided by inspired teachers. We carefully blend an academic program grounded in a whole-child approach with an attention to each child’s social/emotional development. Our British Primary philosophy promotes the simple notion that when students enjoy what they’re doing and take an active role in their education, learning truly becomes a joy and a lifelong endeavor. SBPS is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive school community. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Inspiring and educating children to develop to their full potential – socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically, and creatively
Creating a safe, supportive, mutually respectful classroom community which values the distinct contributions, background, and abilities of each child
Implementing integrated, meaningful, developmentally-appropriate curricula in which students can explore and experiment through first hand experiences
Creating opportunities for students to know themselves, to make good choices, and take responsibility for their own learning and actions
Communicating and collaborating with parents and actively involving them in the life of the classroom and of the school
Communicating and collaborating positively and professionally with the Stanley staff and community
Actively engaging in ongoing professional development
Desired Qualifications and Background Experience:
A deep enjoyment in working with, honoring, and valuing each individual child
A commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion as a core value in the classroom and within the school community
An appreciation for the British Primary philosophy, including the Seven Goals for Learners: self-awareness, collaboration, curiosity, perseverance, academic resourcefulness, and joyful, life-long learning
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Flexibility and the ability to manage details and follow-through
Teaching experience in K-2 classrooms
Experience adapting and modifying curriculum and meeting the needs of diverse learners
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Education or related field
A commitment to improving one’s craft and growing professionally, modeling the joyful, lifelong learning we seek to impart to our students
An inclusive and diverse community
Positive and constructive communication
Creativity, flexibility, and resourcefulness
An understanding of children and childhood
Commitment to making a positive difference in the world
Equal Opportunity Employer
Stanley BPS is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy covers all programs, services, policies, and procedures of Stanley BPS, including admissions, employment and access to services and programs.
To initiate an application, send a cover letter and resume to:
Executive Assistant to the Head of School
350 Quebec St.
Denver, CO 80230
Interviews will start as resumes are received. We will be accepting resumes until our position is filled.
About Stanley British Primary School
Stanley BPS is a K-8 school located in Denver, CO. For over 40 years, Stanley classrooms have been filled with engaged learners guided by inspired teachers. We carefully blend an academic program grounded in a whole-child approach with an attention to each child’s social/emotional development. Our British Primary philosophy promotes the simple notion that when students enjoy what they’re doing and take an active role in their education, learning truly becomes a joy and a lifelong endeavor. SBPS is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive school community.