Choose Colorado Springs
With a wave of business and industry development, unique military assets, high-quality job growth, and competitive affordability, Colorado Springs consistently ranks as one of the best places to live and work. (Colorado Springs Chamber & EDC)
Faculty/staff salaries at The Colorado Springs School are competitive with local and regional independent schools. The Colorado Springs School’s Board of Trustees views the area of compensation for faculty/staff as one of its top priorities.
Medical and Dental Insurance
The Colorado Springs School pays 85% of the premium for individual coverage; faculty/staff members pay a portion of the premium to add dependents to the plan. The school currently provides insurance through Kaiser Permanente.
The Colorado Springs School pays the premium for life insurance in the amount of twice an employee’s annual salary up to a maximum of $200,000.
TIAA/CREF Retirement Program
The Colorado Springs School contributes five percent of a faculty/staff member’s salary after a two-year waiting period unless the faculty/staff member is already contributing to TIAA-Cref. Faculty/staff members may opt to contribute additional pre-tax dollars up to the IRS maximum.
The Colorado Springs School offers significant tuition remission to faculty/staff dependents, and the school encourages faculty with children age 3 through grade 12 to apply to The Colorado Springs School.
All The Colorado Springs School employees are encouraged to enhance their skills and further their careers through relevant seminars and workshops.
The Colorado Springs School provides a discounted lunch on campus for all employees.