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Join the Team at Colorado's Most Innovative Charter School Organization!

Employees who work at CSEC can expect:

  • A Culture of High Expectations: All of CSEC’s graduates are expected to attend college while in high school.
  • Amazing Colleagues: The CSEC team is comprised of highly talented, successful, passionate educators who are committed to educating underserved students.
  • A Supportive Team: CSEC supports each one of their team members in a highly collaborative environment both in their professional and personal lives.
  • Professional Learning: CSEC is a learning organization which supports and challenges each staff member to learn and grow through consistent professional learning, coaching and peer support.
  • Professional Success: CSEC provides everyone on our team the opportunity to succeed at the highest level – inspiring and changing the lives of our students.

What We Look For:

CSEC seeks candidates with strong character, a passion for excellence, a relentless commitment to student achievement, willingness to take risks, a desire to be model learners in the school, and the capacity to work very hard to support exceptional student achievement. Teaching experience is strongly preferred, but not required. The Colorado Springs Early Colleges proudly values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.  

CSEC values these qualities in great teachers:
  • Ability to plan and implement creative, challenging, hands-on, and engaging lessons.
  • Knowledge of effective techniques for classroom management leadership, communication, and diplomacy with parents and colleagues.
  • Demonstrated ability to build a supportive and positive learning environment.
  • Knowledge of current teaching methodologies and strategies
  • Knowledge of effective use of technology in the classroom.
  • Knowledge of differentiation and engagement strategies.
  • Knowledge of evaluation and assessment of student progress.

Required Qualifications for Teaching Candidates: Applicants for teaching positions in core subject areas (Math, Science, English, History, Spanish and Art) should generally meet the following requirements: 1) The equivalent of a college major in the subject area to be taught (at least 24 credit hours) OR a passing score on the appropriate subject area, Praxis or Place exam OR Colorado teaching license. Candidates should also have a 3.0 college grade point average or higher.

Required Qualifications for Adjunct Candidates: All Adjunct faculty must meet the following guidelines:  1) Master’s Degree in the subject area in which they will teach; or 2) Master’s Degree in any subject area with 18 graduate hours in the subject area in which they will teach. 3) Candidates must also provide copies of transcripts when submitting an application.



Employment Opportunities at
Colorado Springs Early Colleges:

Substitute Teachers

CSEC is currently accepting applications for substitute teaching positions for the 2017-18 school year. Bachelor's degree required. Current Colorado 3 year or 5 year Substitute Authorization preferred.  Complete the CEC application (link below).






Please check back regularly as jobs are posted as they become available. 




Please complete CEC's Application for Employment which will include submitting a resume with cover letter.


Colorado Early Colleges Application for Employment (electronic - preferred)

Colorado Early Colleges Application for Employment (printable)