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SUPPORT TEACHER - ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Ascend Public Charter Schools (learn more)

Brooklyn , New York (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2872768
  • Application Deadline: February 2, 2018
  • Posted: December 5, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

We're excited about elementary teachers who are fired up about their lessons—who want to spend their time discussing, preparing, and immersing themselves in the rich content they teach.

Why extraordinary teachers teach at Ascend:

Ascend is a network of K-12 public charter schools serving 4,000 students across nine schools in Central Brooklyn. Our mission is to provide our students an extraordinary education, placing them firmly on the path to success in college and beyond.

Staff and reporting relationships

The elementary support teacher reports to the school director. He or she also accepts direction from, and works closely with, the dean of instruction and the dean of students.

  • Teachers who are returning to the classroom after an absence are also encouraged to apply
  • Bachelor's degree required; master's degree and certification preferred
  • Need to have a growth mindset, eager to learn and grow, ability to implement feedback quickly
  • The ability to create a classroom environment where students feel safe, supported, and challenged
  • Passion and commitment to teaching scholars in underserved areas and to closing the achievement gap
  • Relentless drive to set and achieve ambitious goals
Diversity at Ascend

Ascend is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community, both through our hiring practices and our focus on creating a culture and environment where diverse perspectives, ideas, and identities are valued and integrated into our way of working and educating students. Ascend staff represent a wide diversity of racial, socio-economic, gender, religious, and national identities—opening a window to the entire Ascend community on the richness of humanity. We welcome all applicants who share our mission and vision to join us in our deeply consequential work.

Compensation

Ascend offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.



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  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Classroom Teacher > Early Childhood
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Ascend Public Charter Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Brittany Regis, Talent Recruitment
    • 205 Rockaway Parkway
    • Brooklyn, New York 11212

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