Thank you for your interest in employment with Peetz Plateau RE-5 School District.

For questions, please contact Mr. Forster at or call 970-334-2361

Application Process:

Employment Application
•Cover Letter
•Current Resume
•Copy of Teachers License
• 3 letters of reference

Email Applications to:
Mike Forster
(Please contain documents to one PDF file)
Mail to:
Plateau School District RE-5
Attn: Mike Forster
PO Box 39
Peetz, CO 80747

Email Coaching Applications to:
Scott Sorensen
(Please contain documents to one PDF file)
Or Mail to:
Plateau School District RE-5
Attn: Scott Sorensen
PO Box 39
Peetz, CO 80747

2024-2025 Open Positions


Secondary (6th-12th grades)

Elementary (PreK-5th grades)

Early Childhood Educator


Substitute Teachers
Substitute Bus Drivers
Substitute Cooks


Top Ten Reasons to work at Peetz:

  1. Dedicated and empowered teachers and staff who collaborate, encourage each other and become family

  2. Small-rural school with an educationally driven community

  3. Small, manageable class sizes that allow quality learning environments and individualized learning opportunities

  4. Supportive, connected families with small-town values

  5. The district supports healthy classroom budgets so you do not have to fund raise for supplies

  6. Awesome administration that values and supports staff

  7. A great work environment that is collaborative, supportive, and motivating

  8. Professional development and learning opportunities supported and encouraged by the district

  9. Classroom autonomy and opportunities to be involved in many aspects of education

  10. Free Staff Lunches!