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:

Del Norte Elementary School is seeking an energetic, caring candidate to serve as a ParaEducator.  Applicants must have a high school diploma.  Please submit your application to Amy Duda, DNES Principal at 950 French Street, Del Norte, CO 81132; aduda@urtigers.co; or call at 719-657-4030.  The position will be open until filled.  You can pick up an application at the District Office or on-line.

The Del Norte Jr/Sr High School is accepting applications for a Secondary Foreign Language Teacher and English Language Learner (ELL)  K-12 Site Coordinator.  The applicant will need to be able to teach Spanish and support students studying other foreign languages through an online program.  The applicant will also be responsible for managing the ELL requirements of CDE including ACCESS testing for ELLs, ELL identification, and ELL classroom supports.  If interested please send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to Aaron Horrocks at ahorrocks@urtigers.co or call (719) 657 - 4040 for more information.  Applications can be downloaded from www.urtigers.co.

The Upper Rio Grande School District is accepting applications for a Director of Curriculum, Assessment, and Special Programs position.  Applicants should be experienced in utilizing data to drive instruction, the Colorado Department of Education's testing requirements and procedures, grant writing, managing curriculum resources, and managing programming such as Gifted and Talented and online programming.  If interested please send a completed application, resume, and cover letter to Aaron Horrocks at ahorrocks@urtigers.co or call (719) 657 - 4040 for more information.  Applications can be downloaded from www.urtigers.co.

Full-time Maintenance and Grounds position open at the Upper Rio Grande School District.  This is a 5-days/week, 8 hours/day position.  Applicant must pass a background check and be able to work independently, be a forward-thinking individual with an overall team approach to all tasks at hand.  Applicant must also be able to work in all weather conditions (snow removal/general landscaping).  If interested, please contact Demo Trujillo, 719-657-4040 x4007, dtrujillo@urtigers.co.  Applications can be retrieved online at: www.urtigers.co.

Upper Rio Grande School District is looking for an energetic and experienced candidate to serve as the district’s Director of Bands. This position will oversee the development of our elementary instrumental music appreciation program, as well as conducting our midlle and high school band programs.  Applicants must have a bachelor's degree or higher in Music or Music Education. The applicant must also possess or be able to obtain an appropriate Colorado teaching license. Please submit your application, resume, and cover letter to: Aaron Horrocks, Jr/Sr High Principal at ahorrocks@urtigers.co or Amy Duda, Elementary Principal at aduda@urtigers.co. Applications can be picked up at the District Office or online at www.urtigers.co.

Substitute Nurse needed at the Upper Rio Grande School District.  Please contact Julie Sauvigne at 719-657-4040, or jsauvigne@urtigers.co.  Applications can be picked up at the district office, or by visiting our website at: dncsd.org.

Cafeteria Subs needed!  We are seeking energetic, fun, hard working people to help us in the Cafeteria on a substitute basis.  The "Del Norte Bistro" staff pushes themselves daily to provide healthy, delicious meals for our students and staff.  If interested, the pay would be $75/day, hours vary, and the application can be found below - Classified.

 

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.
 

The Del Norte School District is looking for substitutes. You do not have to hold a college degree or be a certified teacher to substitute. You must be a high school graduate. You must have a substitute license from CDE. Please call the district office at 719-657-4040, ext. 4000 or send an email for more information and instructions on obtaining the CDE certificate.

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