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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position with Tennyson Center for Children. To apply, please submit your resume with a cover letter.  If you are contacted to come in for an interview, please download an application by clicking here, print and fill it out and bring it with you to your interview with Human Resources. All resumes will be kept on file for six months.

Human Resource Generalist

Join our upbeat and fast paced HR department with benefits administration, employee relations, training, onboarding, policy implementation, recruiting/employment, and work place injury management.  Advertises, screens resumes, conducts first interviews, coordinates second interviews and tours, completes reference checks and makes offers. Represents the Agency at job fairs and universities, updates job descriptions and actively chairs assigned committee(s).  Organizes and coordinates annual open enrollment for benefits and acts as the contact person for vendors. Ensures Agency adheres to licensing requirements for personnel files and updates HRIS employee information as needed.  BA with an emphasis on communication, learning styles or HR and 2-4 years Human Resource Generalist experience required.  Must have strong communication and public speaking skills, proven problem-solving skills, strong customer service orientation and attention to detail.  All candidates must have a valid Colorado driver's license.  Tennyson Center for Children is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and conducts full background and drug screen for new employees.  To apply send resume to  Employment@tennysoncenter.org

Teacher – Elementary

Elementary teacher responsible for the development and implementation of curriculum and education services for up to 12 EBD students, K-3, within a self-contained classroom. Authors IEP’s, participates in educational meetings and works collaboratively with two classroom assistants. Will work the school year (DPS schedule) plus six weeks of the extended summer program.  Must have a valid Colorado Teaching Certificate with a Special Education Generalist endorsement (or ability to obtain).  Applicants must have a valid Colorado Driver’s license.  Competitive benefits include; Kaiser/Delta Dental, Vision, Pension options with employer match, EAP, and great training, resources, and strong team environment. Tennyson Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and conducts full background and drug screens for new employees. To apply send resume to:  Employment@tennysoncenter.org

Teacher – Language Arts

Will teach Language Arts class (rotations based on ability) to meet the educational needs of the middle/high school students with EBD and/or mental health concerns.  Authors IEP’s, participates in educational meetings and works collaboratively with two classroom assistants. Will work the school year (DPS schedule) plus six weeks of the extended summer program.  Must have a valid Colorado Teaching Certificate with a Special Education Generalist endorsement (or ability to obtain) and ability to teach secondary Language Arts.  Applicants must have a valid Colorado Driver’s license.  Competitive benefits include; Kaiser/Delta Dental, Vision, Pension options with employer match, EAP, and great training, resources, and strong team environment. Tennyson Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and conducts full background and drug screens for new employees. To apply send resume to:  Employment@tennysoncenter.org

Youth Treatment Counselors-Floats

Full time positions working a Sunday-Wednesday or a Wednesday-Saturday schedule throughout the residential program to gain experience with all ages 5-18 and milieus, prior to being assigned a unit. Is responsible for implementing treatment plans for children with multiple emotional and/or mental health concerns within a structured environment and to provide a therapeutic balance of nurturance and limit setting demonstrating an understanding of the emotional needs of the children.  Provides behavior management, therapeutic activities and the supervision and care for up to eight children in a milieu. Works within the framework of Trauma Informed Care.  BA in a Human Service field or four years equivalent work experience required.  Must have a current Colorado driver’s license (or ability to obtain).  Tennyson Center for Children is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and conducts full background and drug screens for new employees. To apply send resume to:  Employment@tennysoncenter.org

If you are contacted to come in for an interview, please download an application by clicking here, save the form to your local computer, fill it out electronically and email it to employment@tennysoncenter.org  NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE. Thank you.