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Kim School District RE 88 – Kim, Colorado
Open Position: Elementary Teacher


Description


The Kim School District is seeking a highly qualified Elementary Teacher for the 2022-2023 school year.We have small class sizes with enthusiastic high achieving students, along with resources and facilities to provide for outstanding outcomes.

The Kim School District is on a four-day school week. The parents, students, and staff are dedicated to the academic success of all students. Excellence in academic achievement is an expectation within school and with parents as well. We offer a variety of extracurricular activities, including FFA, FBLA, competitive sports, travel, and community service projects. The community is very supportive of our schools, having passed a bond to build a new PK-12 school, and completed in December 2015.

The town of Kim is a small rural community, located in Southeastern Colorado, 76 miles east of Trinidad and 60 miles south of La Junta. Kim is a ranching community and is geographically isolated, and this aspect can be challenging; however, rural living and its rewards of peace and quiet, closeness to nature, and good people, make it all worthwhile.

Qualifications:

  • Must hold a Colorado Teacher License as an Elementary Teacher or eligible for Colorado licensure
  • Passionate about and dedicated to Elementary Education

Compensation:

  •  Salary: Commensurate upon education and experience.
  • Group Health Coverage
  • District Housing available
  • Opportunities for additional compensation:
    • Class Advisor
    • Student Activity Transortation
    • Student Transportation - Route Driver
    • Possible Coaching

Application Process:

Submit: Letter of application, copy of Colorado License or evidence of timely eligibility thereof, copies of college transcripts, and a minimum of three letters of recommendation to:


Attn: Dr. Paul E. Blanford, Superintendent
Kim School District RE 88
PO Box 100, 425 State Street
Kim Colorado, 81049