Colchester School District

125 Laker Lane, PO Box 27, Colchester, VT 05446 Telephone: 802-264-5999 Fax: 802-863-4774


Colchester High School
Colchester School District
Colchester, Vermont

Job Details
Job ID: 3107465 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: June 17, 2019 Starting Date: August 22, 2019

Job Description
POSITION TITLE: Secondary Teacher

GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The classroom teacher is directly responsible to the principal of the school to which she/he is assigned, and will be held accountable for the performance responsibilities listed below.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Salary and work year are in accordance with the current Master Contract and salary schedule.

CLASSIFICATION: Fair Labor Standards Act Exempt

REPORTS TO: Building Principal

EVALUATION: Performance in this position will be evaluated in accordance with provisions in the current Master Agreement between the Colchester Education Association and the School Board. Evaluation will be completed according to the guidelines defined in the district's Differentiated Evaluation Process.

1. Current VT teacher license with appropriate subject area endorsement(s).
2. Demonstrated understanding and applications of best practices in teaching and learning.
3. Skills in collaborative problem solving, critical thinking, and teamwork.
4. Knowledge of Vermont Framework of Standards and the ability to create interdisciplinary lessons/units.
5. Commitment to District’s mission and Strategic Plan.

1. Instruct and guide students according to their developmental needs and in accordance with district curricula.
2. Create a classroom environment and climate, which is open, flexible, and conducive to learning.
3. Understand and demonstrate best practices in teaching and learning as well as current subject matter expertise.
4. Maintain appropriate student records and program documentation.
5. Communicate effectively with parents, students, and peers.
6. Implement district policies; follow school practices/procedures.
7. Assume supervisory responsibilities as assigned.
8. Demonstrate a commitment to continuing professional development.
9. Model professional behavior at all times.
10. Collaborate with other school and district staff members to achieve the district’s mission and school’s annual goals.
11. Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the building principal or designee.

Position Type: Full-time
Positions Available: 1

Welcome to Colchester High School!

Colchester High School, part of the Colchester School District, is located in northwestern Vermont near Lake Champlain. We are the "Lakers", and our mascot is Champ. CHS, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, opened in the fall of 1975.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colchester School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Chad DeMagistris, Assistant Principal
    PO Box 900
    131 Laker Lane
    Colchester, Vermont 05446
    Phone: 802-264-5700