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

    See the details below for more information.

    5th/6th Grade Science Teacher

    The Science teacher has primary responsibility for planning and delivering the specific grade level educational program in the classroom, and to be an active faculty member dedicated to student achievement.  The 5th/6th grade Science teacher will work closely with the other 5th/6th grade teachers and the Educational Assistants. Applicants should be committed to a strong skill and knowledge-based curriculum.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree (education degree preferred)
    • Meet Highly Qualified status
    • High level of oral and written communication skills

    How to apply:

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

    Special Education Teacher

    The Learning Specialist teacher will take a leadership role in collaborative problem-solving interventions for students.

    Essential duties 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 students.
    • Work in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team to conduct IEP and referral meetings, conferences, and to develop an interdisciplinary 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