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Make a Difference in the Life of DA Students

Denver Academy is honored to be included in the list of Denver Post's Top Work Places for eight years running (2013 to 2020)! While we're thrilled about this honor, we're even more excited that our employees love coming to work each day.

"I feel supported in everything I do. The attitudes of all employees are positive, and everyone is happy."


"I get to make a difference in the lives of children and families and work with awesome colleagues."


"The atmosphere at work is contagious. Everyone wants to be here...I love what we do!"

Denver Academy offers competitive salaries, excellent health and retirement savings benefits, on-campus training, and numerous other offerings, including 50% tuition remission (after one year of employment at DA) for full-time employees' children who attend Denver Academy. We're always looking for great team members!

Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or the presence of a non-job-related medical condition or handicap.

Open Faculty Positions

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  • Literacy Specialist

    Denver Academy in Denver, Colorado seeks a Literacy Specialist for the 2021-2022 school year.
    Literacy Specialist - Part-Time or Full-Time Faculty
    Grades 1-12
    Bachelor’s Degree or Higher

    Starting salary for a Part-Time Literacy Specialist is $25,000. Starting salary for a Full-Time Literacy Specialist is $50,000. Salary will be higher with experience and/or additional qualifications.

    Position Description: The Denver Academy Literacy Specialist is responsible for executing Denver Academy’s mission of inspiring and empowering diverse learners through student-centered, differentiated, and transformative education. This includes oversight and responsibility for students, program and day-to-day operations of delivering the Orton-Gillingham approach to teaching reading. The literacy specialist is also responsible for communicating with parents and acting as a liaison with other division classrooms and the rest of the DA community.

    The full Literacy Specialist job description is available to download under "job descriptions" on this web page. Application information is listed on the job description. 
  • Teaching Positions: 21-22 School Year

    Denver Academy is now accepting applications for teaching positions for the 2021-22 school year in all divisions:  
    • Elementary School/6th Grade Teacher
    • Middle School Teacher (Grades 7-8)
    • High School Teacher (Grades 9-12)
    Job descriptions for each teaching position by division are available to download on this web page below. 
    Denver Academy will contact candidates as needed based on available positions as they are available for the 2021-22 school year. Thank you for your interest in Denver Academy!

Open Staff Positions

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