Careers at Compass Academy

We have filled all positions for the 2015-2016 school year, but we are always seeking exceptional educators and leaders interested in joining our team as Compass Academy expands. Sign up here to learn about future opportunities at Compass Academy. 

Our Vision and Values

At Compass Academy, we believe that all students can succeed and become lifelong learners and leaders. In August 2015, we will open our doors with 112 6th grade students, adding one grade level per year to ultimately serve 750 students in grades 6-12. Our teachers and students will benefit from intensive support from City Year and the Center for Social Organization of Schools and John Hopkins University, two leading nonprofits with 50 years of combined experience helping students succeed. Most importantly, we have a team of talented and energetic educators and leaders who life out our values every day and who are excited to build an extraordinary school. 

Benefits of Joining Our Team

Talented colleagues. When you join Compass Academy, you will become a member of our founding team of talented educators and leaders. We select for driven, visionary and highly skilled individuals who are capable of building a successful school and committed to delivering results for our students. 

Great culture. Our culture is unmatched. Our people have a can-do attitude, a great sense of humor and a knack for collaboration. Through our unique partnership with City Year, we are building on tried-and-true rituals and traditions that infuse our school with joy, discipline, purpose and pride.

Career growth. Compass Academy's teachers develop their skills through job-embedded classroom coaching and dedicated time for data analysis and instructional planning. We offer a multi-year sequence of rich professional development and a job performance ladder with real opportunities for leadership and long-term career growth.

Salary and benefits. Compass Academy offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance and payment into Colorado's PERA retirement program. We offer performance-based bonuses to reward excellent work.