Dean of School Culture

Achievement First Public Charter Schools, Brooklyn, New York

Date Posted August 12, 2019
Industry K-12: Charter Schools
Specialty Not Specified
Certification Needed
Job Status
Salary Negotiable

Description:

Leading at Achievement First

As a Dean of School Culture at Achievement First, you will be at the center of this work— coaching our teachers and driving decisions that will benefit our scholars. Here, you will be the driver of high-quality coaching instruction that enables teachers to develop strong classroom culture and to instill a lifelong love of learning in our scholars. You will work with teachers to be your students’ champion who believes all students are capable of greatness and achievement far beyond what society has been conditioned to accept. You will be a demander of excellence for yourself, your teachers and your students, the warm and unyielding classroom presence that encourages and accepts nothing less than students’ best and most thoughtful work.

At Achievement First, you will grow as a passionate and constant leader who thrives on feedback, enjoys regular one-on-one coaching with our principal, and nurtures a voracious appetite for professional development and consistent improvement. You will cultivate schoolwide classroom cultures built on strong structures, communication and lasting relationships. Every day, you will shake the hands and contribute to the education of children who will go on to become first-generation college students and return to our communities as the next generation of game-changers.

As a Dean of School Culture at Achievement First, your typical week would include the following, and so much more:


Demonstrate exceptional teacher leadership:

Facilitate excellent professional development

Serve as an active member of the school leadership team

Skills and Characteristics:

Educational Background and Work Experience:

Compensation

Salary for this position is competitive and commensurate with experience. Additionally, Achievement First offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Achievement First is an equal opportunity employer and an organization that values diversity. People from all diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Spanish language proficiency is a plus. You can learn more about diversity at Achievement First here: http://achievementfirst.org/about-us/diversity/

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