Employment Opportunities

The Durango Adult Education Center has been providing essential education programs in the greater Durango region for over 34 years. Learners rely on us for affordable educational programs to help them reach their employment or educational goals. Our participants range in age from 16 to over 70 years old. The entire staff at the DAEC is highly motivated and we take pride in our students’ success. This requires each staff member to be committed to our mission and the people we serve.

Job Openings:

Some positions may be combined to create a full-time schedule for the right individual(s). All positions will begin August 2021.

Are You a Good Fit for Our Education Center?

If you are interested in a challenging, rewarding and multi-faceted employment opportunity, this might be the place for you. We seek candidates who are:

  • Committed: Strong belief in the work we do is absolutely crucial for each member of our team.
  • Service-oriented: The desire to help others with their immediate and long-term needs. You will be interacting with learners, teachers and volunteers on a daily basis. You will be key in helping our students feel supported.
  • Professional: We are role models for our learners and we maintain confidentiality at all times.
  • Adaptable: We are all available to assist with student and organizational needs as they arise and are solved throughout the day.
Some Facts About Working With Us

The DAEC is proud to be a livable wage employer. This means our pay rate is inline with what is considered to be a fair and just wage for La Plata County. We also have a strong reputation in the community based on our financial stability and sustainability; notable volunteer involvement and contribution; longevity and documented effectiveness of our programs; and the quality of our staff and board of directors. If we don’t have a current job opening, consider volunteering with us to get a feel for who we are and what we do. Either way, we’d love to have you be part of our team.