Positions Available at Lincoln Academy
    We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:
    • 5th/6th Grade Special Education Teacher
    • 5th-8th Grade Educational Assistant

    See the details below for more information.

    5th/6th Grade Special Education Teacher

    The 5th/6th-grade Learning Specialist teacher will take a leadership role in collaborative problem-solving interventions for students.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES may include the following:

    • Design and implement specialized instruction in one-on-one, small group, and large classroom settings.
    • Work collaboratively to plan and modify curriculum, team-teach with general educators and to communicate the abilities and needs of special education students.
    • Work in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team to conduct IEP and referral meetings, conferences, and to develop a multidisciplinary approach to the educational enhancement of the student.
    • Maintain ongoing communication with regular educators, school staff, students, and parents.
    • Create a safe supportive and understanding environment for disabled students.
    • Other duties as assigned


    • Hold a valid Colorado teaching license with Special Education Generalist endorsement.

    How to apply:

    Email the items requested below to Janelle Johnson at Janelle.Johnson@jeffco.k12.co.us 



    5th-8th Grade Educational Assistant

    This full-time position is a teaching support role.  The grade level teachers determine the scheduling.  Hours typically include the middle of the day for student lunch and recess supervision. 

    Job responsibilities include:

    • Supporting a positive, safe and nurturing environment for students
    • Monitoring students in the classroom, at lunch, and recess.
    • Performing duties such as typing, filing, and ordering copies and supplies.

    Education and Training Requirements:     

    • A high school diploma or G.E D.


    • Previous experience in a school setting preferred.

    How to Apply