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Juniper Ridge Community School is a Public Waldorf Charter School in Grand Junction, Colorado, part of the Mesa County Valley School District 51 . The school opened in the fall of 2013 with grades K-6 and experienced wonderful success in its inaugural year with nearly 160 students. Each year since it has grown in size and grades.  It now has nearly 400 students and offers K-10 for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

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Juniper Ridge Community School currently seeking candidates for the following positions:
Grades Class Teacher

Juniper Ridge Community School seeks a class teacher who loves children, enjoys working with parents, and is committed to working with colleagues.

Our ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s or master’s degree and must be willing to complete training in Waldorf curriculum and methodology if they do not already have a certificate from a recognized Waldorf teacher training program. Additional interests, skills, and initiative in various areas such as drawing, singing, movement, and drama are also desired.

Juniper Ridge Community School is a Public Charter School guided by the core principles of Waldorf education in Grand Junction, Colorado, and is part of the Mesa County Valley School District 51. The school opened in the fall of 2013 with grades K-6 and experienced wonderful success in its inaugural year with nearly 160 students. Each year since it has grown in size and grades.  It now has nearly 400 students and offers K-10 for the 2017-2018 school year.

Our curriculum includes Spanish, handwork, woodwork, music, eurhythmy, and physical education. Festivals and celebrations are community-oriented. Our Board is active and well-established and our strong Parent Council reflects a supportive and diverse parent body.

If you would like to join our exceptional faculty, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.  For more information on JRCS and the Grand Valley can be found here.

 


Grades Classroom Educational Assistant

Juniper Ridge Community School seeks an Educational Assistant who loves children, enjoys working with parents, and is committed to working with colleagues.

The Educational Assistant will split their duties between 2 teachers. Duties will include:
· Coordinate with both grade-level teachers to determine the areas of need on a weekly basis, at a minimum
· Provide individual student support during main lesson, under the guidance of the class teacher
· Monitor students working independently during practice sessions
· Provide supervision and support to students needing time out of class due to behavioral issues
· Provide playground and lunch supervision when scheduled
· Coordinate with Care Team to provide targeted student support where needed
· Assist teachers with other classroom needs in support of instruction as needed
· Get to know the kids and have fun

Days: Monday through Thursday and half-day Fridays when scheduled
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with one hour total time between breaks and lunch
Off all scheduled breaks in the 2017/2018 official school calendar

 


High School Math Teacher

Juniper Ridge Community School seeks a high school math teacher who loves children, enjoys working with parents, and is committed to working with colleagues.

Our ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s or master’s degree and must be willing to complete training in Waldorf curriculum and methodology if they do not already have a certificate from a recognized Waldorf teacher training program. Additional interests, skills, and initiative in various areas such as drawing, singing, movement, and drama are also desired.

Juniper Ridge Community School is a Public Charter School guided by the core principles of Waldorf education in Grand Junction, Colorado, and is part of the Mesa County Valley School District 51. The school opened in the fall of 2013 with grades K-6 and experienced wonderful success in its inaugural year with nearly 160 students. Each year since it has grown in size and grades.  It now has nearly 400 students and offers K-10 for the 2017-2018 school year.

Our curriculum includes Spanish, handwork, woodwork, music, eurhythmy, and physical education. Festivals and celebrations are community-oriented. Our Board is active and well-established and our strong Parent Council reflects a supportive and diverse parent body.

If you would like to join our exceptional faculty, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.  For more information on JRCS and the Grand Valley can be found here.

 


Special Education Teacher

Juniper Ridge Community School seeks a Special Education teacher who loves children, enjoys working with parents, and is committed to working with colleagues.

Our ideal candidate must have a Special Education certification, will have a bachelor’s or master’s degree and must be open to training in Waldorf curriculum and methodology.

Juniper Ridge Community School is a Public Charter School guided by the core principles of Waldorf education in Grand Junction, Colorado, and is part of the Mesa County Valley School District 51. The school opened in the fall of 2013 with grades K-6 and experienced wonderful success in its inaugural year with nearly 160 students. Each year since it has grown in size and grades.  It now has nearly 400 students and offers K-10 for the 2017-2018 school year.

If you would like to join our exceptional faculty, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.  For more information on JRCS and the Grand Valley can be found here.


High School Intervention Aide

Juniper Ridge Community School seeks a High School Intervention Aide who loves children, enjoys working with parents, and is committed to working with colleagues.

Our ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree, a background in language arts, reading, and basic secondary math skills and must be open to training in Waldorf curriculum and methodology.

Juniper Ridge Community School is a Public Charter School guided by the core principles of Waldorf education in Grand Junction, Colorado, and is part of the Mesa County Valley School District 51. The school opened in the fall of 2013 with grades K-6 and experienced wonderful success in its inaugural year with nearly 160 students. Each year since it has grown in size and grades.  It now has nearly 400 students and offers K-10 for the 2017-2018 school year.

Our curriculum includes Spanish, handwork, woodwork, music, eurhythmy, and physical education. Festivals and celebrations are community-oriented. Our Board is active and well-established and our strong Parent Council reflects a supportive and diverse parent body.

If you would like to join our exceptional faculty, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.  For more information on JRCS and the Grand Valley can be found here.

 


After School Care Assistant

Juniper Ridge Community School is currently accepting applications for a person, at least 18 years old, to work with our Before & After Care Program. Applicant must be able to pass a background check and be CPR/First Aid certified.

We are looking for someone to help with afternoon shifts from 3:30-5:30 pm, Monday-Thursday and occasional Fridays when school is in session.

Please submit your resume and letter of interest to resume@juniperridgeschool.org or stop by the office with your letter of interest and fill out an application.