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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 education for students in Kindergarten through 8th grade.

 

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Juniper Ridge Community School currently seeking candidates for the following positions:
Sixth Grade Classroom Teacher

Juniper Ridge Community School seeks a 6th grade classroom 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 to resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.

 


Classroom Educational Assistant

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

Duties will include:
· 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

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 to resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.

 


Student Behavior Coordinator

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

Our ideal candidate will have a training in managing student behaviors and willing to complete training in Waldorf curriculum and methodology. A bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required.

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 to resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.


Eurythmy Teacher

Juniper Ridge Community School is seeking a eurythmy teacher, preferably with prior teaching experience.

Our ideal candidate will have completed eurythmy training, loves children, enjoys working with parents, and is committed to working with colleagues.

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. JRCS now has nearly 400 students and offers education to students in kindergarten through 8th grade.

If you would like to join our exceptional faculty, please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references to resume@juniperridgeschool.org or by mail to: Juniper Ridge Community School, 640 24-1/2 Rd, Grand Junction, CO 81505.

 


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.