In House Substitute Teacher (RBH, 2022-2023)

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In House Substitute Teacher (RBH, 2022-2023)

Posted date
May 19, 2022
School level

Denver, CO

Employment Type

Position: In House Substitute Teacher (2022-2023)

Reports to: Assistant Principal of Instruction and/or Principal

Location: STRIVE Prep - Ruby Hill Elementary 

Salary: $41,000-$50,000 based on years of experience and education. 

Status: Full time, exempt, in-person position (Denver)

Start Date: Immediate 

STRIVE Prep is a Denver-based community of public charter schools that challenges every student to strive for college and thrive throughout life by helping them to discover and develop the knowledge, skills and confidence necessary to succeed in college and beyond. We encourage you to read our 2021 Impact Report and learn more about what a career at STRIVE Prep is like here. 

We seek dedicated educators that live STRIVE Prep’s core values of achievement, justice, & perseverance every day and are committed to growing as an anti-racist educator. 


Prior teaching, substitute teaching, and/or childcare (ages 5-16) experience 
High expectations for teachers and students
Solutions-oriented, flexible, team player mentality
A strong knowledge of second language acquisition strategies
Asset-based mindset for working with Emergent Bilinguals 


Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
Spanish language skills
Co-teaching experience  



Analyze student assessment data and determine the next steps.
Build and revise the curriculum to best meet the needs of students.
Provide fair, accurate, and constructive feedback to students on their progress.
Collaborate with other teachers, school leaders, curriculum specialists, and the special education team to ensure that instruction is always meeting the needs of all learners.


Establish systems and routines in order to create a safe, purposeful and welcoming classroom environment.
Communicate regularly and often with families to both solicit their input and share student social and academic progress.
Provide supervision of students during both lunch and recess activities.    


Participate in STRIVE Prep’s Summer Training Institute as well as professional development throughout the school year.
Attend and participate in weekly staff and grade level meetings.
Participate in regular instructional coaching meetings.   


Employee retention is a top priority at STRIVE Prep. Therefore we offer competitive compensation and benefits including the following:

100% of employee-only monthly premium paid by STRIVE Prep. 
All STRIVE Prep employees will receive an additional $3,000 in their base salary after the 3rd year, 5th year, and 7th year of service at STRIVE Prep.  
We value our multilingual staff and the impact they have on our students and community. Therefore, staff that speak a language spoken by our families are eligible to receive an additional $2,000 to their base salary. 
Industry high 6+ weeks of annual vacation/PTO. Hard work is rewarded with ample time to refresh. 
Based on hire date, employees are eligible for up to 8 days of PTO 
All employees receive 2 floating religious holidays
All employees receive summer vacation based on work location and position
Participation in the Colorado PERA retirement program, including a PERA 401k option.
Opportunity to work with passionate, mission-driven colleagues who are invested in your personal and professional growth. 
Equipment provided: laptop
Weekly coaching sessions 


STRIVE Prep is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. STRIVE Prep works to make a college preparatory education for all students in our community the norm, rather than the exception. To achieve this we are committed to building and sustaining a diverse team by maintaining hiring and recruiting processes that are free from bias. 

Not interested but know someone who would be a great fit? Refer them here and earn $200 for each successful hire! 

Please apply at STRIVE Prep and let us know you heard about us at National Alliance for Public Charter Schools!…