We are hiring for the following positions for the 2018-19 school year:

-Substitute Teachers for grades Kindergarten through 5th Grade

Who We Are:

The Academy of Arts & Knowledge (AAK) is an Arts-integrated, K-5 charter school in southern Fort Collins. With a foundation of strong faculty, who are dedicated and passionate, we all work together for our students’ success, both at AAK and beyond. We foster a culture of collaboration and creativity within our school building, learning from each other’s successes and challenges.

What You Will Find Here

  • Constructivist-based, arts-integrated curriculum
  • Collaborative and creative atmosphere
  • Supportive team of passionate and dedicated colleagues
  • Small class sizes
  • High parent involvement
  • Arts, Music, Drama and Wellness
  • In-depth Humanities and World Culture curriculum
  • Character and Life Skills Education

Our Faculty Belief Statement Is:

We believe a great AAK teacher and staff member is proudly devoted to welcoming and accepting all students through creative collaborations. A great AAK teacher is passionate and sounds kind, respectful, creative, and knowledgeable. The community of AAK teachers and staff members promotes safety, happiness, and creativity.

You are:

  • Curious in all things, constantly seeking out new knowledge, a life-long learner
  • Eager to collaborate with your colleagues, both teaching and learning from each other
  • Passionate about fostering a life-long love of learning
  • Hands-on, ready to get messy
  • Constantly engaging with new ideas to better your practice
  • Willing to take risks in order to learn something new
  • Understand your impact on those charged to your care and in shaping the future of your community
  • Not afraid to take learning outside of the classroom
  • Community-minded
  • Highly Qualified according to NCLB

How to Apply / Contact
Submit all requested materials to info@aakelementary.org

  1. In your subject line, include “Substitute Teacher”  and “Your Name.”
  2. All materials must be submitted electronically in PDF format only.

Send your resume with a cover letter that addresses the following questions:

  1. Why are you interested in working at AAK?
  2. How does your experience, interests, and skills make you a strong candidate?