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Guest Teacher

Colorado Springs, CO | Part Time
9 Days Ago

Job Description



Who We Are

  • Atlas prepares and empowers all students for success on their post-graduate paths through educational excellence, character development, and community engagement.
  • A Tuition free and an open enrollment public school for students in grades K-12
  • Atlas students are outpacing national average growth across all grade levels.
  • Atlas student proficiency has surpassed the district and state.
  • Atlas provides family-centered support services that consistently lead to over 90% participation in our parent advisor conferences.
  • Atlas teachers engage in ongoing professional development targeted towards instructional best practices and academic data analysis.

Who We Serve

  • 92% Socioeconomically Disadvantaged
  • 78% Hispanic, 12% African American, 9% White, and 1% Asian
  • 56% English Language Learners

Who You Are

  • Successful manager of an urban classroom who has used structure, incentives, and high expectations to drive student success.
  • Ability to work with a variety of learning abilities, including those with low skill level in a heterogeneously grouped classroom setting.
  • Flexibility and initiative necessary.
  • Substitute teaching experience preferred.

What You’ll Do

  • Carries out a program of study prescribed in the lesson plans left by the classroom teacher.
  • Creates a classroom environment that is conducive to learning and appropriate to the maturity and interests of the students.
  • Guides the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives as indicated in the lesson plans for the lessons, units, or projects assigned.
  • Employs instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for meeting lesson objectives.
  • Maintains a neat and orderly classroom.  Straightens chairs, tables, clears whiteboard, etc.
  • Takes attendance in accordance with school procedures.
  • Indicates to students at beginning of class the basic expectations for behavior in the class in accordance with Atlas Preparatory School policies.
  • Insures that the students are never left unattended in the classroom.
  • Knows emergency evacuation routes for the classrooms assigned.
  • Knows procedures for referring students with disciplinary problems.
  • Knows school procedures and regulations. 
  • Performs other related duties as directed by principal.

Compensation & Schedule 

  • $100.00 per day  

Annual Calendar and Start Date

  • 209 work days per academic year
  • Start Date: Immediately 

Position Closes: Until filled



Company Overview

  • Website
  • Headquarters COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
  • Size 50 - 100
  • Founded 2009
  • Type
  • Revenue $5M - $10M
  • Industry Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit
  • About atlas preparatory school
  • Our job is to create an institution that embraces self-fulfillment through education, character, and community so that, one day, thousands of our city's bright young minds can grow up to pursue their best self. See how each of Atlas' three pillars works together to create a lifetime of success. At Atlas we ask our students to go beyond what they did yesterday to achieve more today. We ask our parents and family members to go beyond in their involvement with their student's education. We have teachers who go beyond the punch-in, punch-out thinking and dedicate new, interesting ways to educate. ... We have a school that goes beyond just teaching academics, to teaching character and community involvement in order to truly educate the whole child. We have a structure that goes beyond just allowing students to succeed, but is engineered for individual success. More