Third Grade Teacher

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Third Grade Teacher

Posted date
April 15, 2019
School level

Fort Collins, CO

Employment Type


Seeking a 3rd Grade Teacher beginning August 2019 at Liberty Common School, a Poudre School District charter school dedicated to Core Knowledge principles. The school currently enrolls over 610 K-6 students.

Liberty Common School offers a unique educational program with an expanded science curriculum. The school provides excellence and fairness in education by teaching 1) a contextual body of organized knowledge, 2) the skills of learning, and 3) the values of a democratic society. This is done through parental choice, partnership with teachers, and student acceptance of responsibility for his/her academic effort.

The 3rd Grade Teacher has primary responsibility for planning and delivering the entire 3rd grade educational program in the classroom, and being an active faculty member dedicated to student achievement. The 3rd Grade Teacher will work closely with the other 3rd Grade Teachers and the Teaching Assistants. Applicants should be dedicated to a strong skills and knowledge-based curriculum.

Minimum Requirements:
-Desire and willingness to learn about Liberty’s history and philosophy and to uphold and promote the mission and values of the school.
-BA/BS, or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience
-Ability and willingness to teach the Core Knowledge Sequence
-Demonstrated effective classroom teaching ability
-Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Outlook, internet utilization, and general aptitude for learning new software applications

Preferred Characteristics:
-Experience with the Core Knowledge Curriculum and demonstrated ability in teaching this curriculum

For more information about Liberty Common School, see This job posting will remain open until positions are filled.

Application should include the following items:
1. Letter of application
2. Resume
3. Statement of educational philosophy
4. Transcript photocopy
5. Three references with phone numbers.

Mail to:
Mr. Casey Churchill, Principal
Liberty Common School
1725 Sharp Point Drive
Ft. Collins, CO 80525
Or e-mail to:

Liberty Common School is an EEO employer