Physics Teacher Position at Air Academy High School


Dr. Mark Hatchell, Superintendent of Schools
Education & Administration Center
1110 Chapel Hills Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Phone 719-234-1200 * Fax 719-234-1257


Physics Teacher (INR)

Posting Date: August 15, 2014

Last Day to Submit an Application or Transfer Request: Three business days from posting date or until filled.

Organization: Air Academy High School

Location: Air Academy HS

Will be teaching physics and honors physics


Teacher: Science:

  • Valid Colorado Teaching license
  • Demonstrated expertise in subject area
  • Excellent organizational and academic skills
  • Effective student management skills
  • Student centered; Demonstrated success in working with students
  • Inquiry-based approach to learning
  • Excellent collaborative/teaming skills
  • Energetic, creative, innovative, flexible
  • Ability to use data/technology to improve instruction and learning, and to interpret test data
  • Working knowledge of and success in applying state standards in subject area
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; skillful communicator with students, staff and parents
  • Highly qualified per Colorado Department of Education and per district requirements, if applicable

Salary/Pay: Salary is dependent on a review of your experience and education.

Hours per Day: 7.5
Number of Days per Week: 5
Days of the Week: Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri
Number of Days per Year: 183
FTE: 1
TE: 1

Start Date: August 21, 2014

Additional Information:

New Applicants: Please note that if you are hired by District 20, fingerprinting is required. You will be responsible for the fingerprinting charge at the Colorado Springs Police Department as well as for the FBI charge.

All special education positions require the ability to safely lift 50 pounds each in a two person lift.

Primary consideration will be given to transfer requests from schools that need to reduce staff.

How to Apply:

Current District 20 Staff:

Current District 20 staff members should complete a transfer request form and return it to the Human Resources Office. The transfer request form and important transfer information can be found on the District 20 Intranet site: Click on 20Net Forms and Documents, scroll down to Human Resources, click on the HR – Other Forms and Miscellaneous folder icon, and click on the document name HIRING – Transfer Request Form.

New Applicants:

If you are a new applicant, you must register with the Academy School District 20 Employment Opportunities site and complete the online application. In addition to the online application, you must submit three (3) letters of recommendation. You can submit the three letters of recommendation in one of three ways:

  • Upload three (3) letters of recommendation in electronic format on the Résumé page of the online application.
  • Email three (3) letters of recommendation to:
  • Assemble and mail three (3) letters of recommendation in the same envelope to:

Human Resources Department
Academy School District 20
1110 Chapel Hills Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Please identify your interest in specific positions on the Preferences page of the online application. Since school administrators will be able to access your completed online application, please do not call to request site visits or interviews at the school. Please direct all inquiries via the email address indicated on the posting.

Email Contact:

Equal Opportunity Employer:

In compliance with Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, Colorado Law and district administrative policy AC E 1 (Nondiscrimination/Equal Opportunity), Academy District 20 does not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, creed, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, religion, ancestry, need for special education services, age, marital status, genetic information, or physical characteristics in admissions, access to, treatment, or employment in educational programs or activities which it operates.

The following person has been identified as the compliance officer for the district:

General Counsel
Academy District 20
1110 Chapel Hills Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80920

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