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 Sophia Cruz at 719-657-4040.

Current Openings:

Elementary Music Teacher needed at Del Norte Elementary School for the remainder of the 22-23 school year.  We are seeking an experienced, 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.

Cafeteria Cook  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.

Full-time Custodian/Maintenance position open at the Upper Rio Grande School District.  This is a 4-10 hour day (Monday-Thursday with some weekends needed) position with a salary range of $25,000-$32,000 based on experience.  Applicant must pass a background check, be able to work independently, and 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.

Bus Drivers needed for the Upper Rio Grande School District, CDL and Non-CDL drivers.  Will pay for CDL license and training with contract.  Must be able to pass a background and pre employment drug test.  If  interested, please contact Demo Trujillo, 719-657-4040 x4007, dtrujillo@urtigers.co.  Applications can be retrieved 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.

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 Annie Hardy or email to ahardy@urtigers.co.