Employment Opportunities

The following is a list of positions currently available in the Upper Rio Grande School District. Application forms are available at the bottom as a word document. If you cannot open please call 719-657-4040.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without discrimination because of sex, marital status, race, color, creed, national origin, age or the presence of non-job related handicap. Employment is contingent upon necessary verification of identification and work eligibility. Applicants with disabilities may request reasonable accommodations in the application process by contacting Terri Dudley at 719-657-4040.

Current Openings:

Elementary Teacher needed at Del Norte Elementary School.  We are seeking a hardworking and enthusiastic teaching professional to join our dynamic, vibrant and fun-loving team.  Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher and possess or be able to obtain a Colorado Teaching License.  Please submit your application, resume and cover letter to:  Amy Duda, Principal at aduda@urtigers.co or contact Amy at 719-657-4050.   Applications can be picked up at the District Office or online at: urtigers.co.

Del Norte Jr/Sr High School is looking for an energetic and experienced candidate to serve as a Secondary / High School Science Teacher. Classes would include Biology, Chemistry, Integrated Science, and  Anatomy.  Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher and possess or be able to obtain a Colorado Teaching License with a secondary Science endorsement. Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to: Aaron Horrocks, URGSD Superintendent at ahorrocks@urtigers.co or contact Mr. Horrocks at 719-657-4040. Applications can be picked up at the District Office or online at www.urtigers.co

Substitutes needed at Upper Rio Grande School District in Del Norte!  We need subs for Teachers (must have sub license), Classified Employees (must have sub license), cafeteria worker, and bus drivers.  Call or email:  Aaron Horrocks at 719-657-4040 (ahorrocks@urtigers.co) for more information, go on-line:  urtigers.co, or stop by the district office at:  950 French Street, Del Norte, CO to pick up an application.

Assistant Cook in our Cafeteria needed at Upper Rio Grande School District.  Must have a high school diploma and some knowledge of working in a kitchen or a willingness to be trained.  Pay is dependent on prior experience.  Please contact Leslie Martinez at 719-657-4040, x1100 or email her at lmartinez@urtigers.co.

Upper Rio Grande School District is seeking a positive, energetic and experienced candidate to fill the position of Secretary to the Superintendent/School Board.  Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and previous secretarial experience.  Duties also include some HR work, CDE reporting, substitute teacher organization and calling, etc.  Computer proficiency required. Please submit your resume and cover letter to: Aaron Horrocks, Superintendent at ahorrocks@urtigers.co or contact Aaron at 719-657-4040.

Instructional Coach needed at Del Norte Jr/Sr High School.  Candidate should be proficient in all areas of teaching and learning with an emphasis on professional practice and the teaching and learning cycle.  The coach will be responsible for consulting with and supporting the instructional teaching staff in using resources that impact student learning.  The coach will provide support and professional learning to instructional staff as needed.  Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or higher and possess or be able to obtain a Colorado Teaching License.  Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to David Grabowski, Principal at dgrabowski@urtigers.co.

The Del Norte High School Athletic Department is currently seeking High School football assistant coaches for the 2022 football season.  Applicants must be able to meet all CHSAA and District certification requirements for coaching.  If you are interested or have any questions, please email Richie Madrid, Athletic Director (rmadrid@urtigers.co) or Coach Henry Castillo (lcastillo@urtigers.co).

The Del Norte School District is looking to hire substitute Bus Drivers. You do not have to have a CDL for these positions. Experience is preferred however we are willing to train you. For additional information please contact Demo Trujillo at 719-657-4040, ext. 4007. Del Norte is an EOE.
 

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