|Date Posted||October 13, 2021|
|Industry||K-12: Charter Schools|
Permanent Substitute Teacher, Brooklyn, New York
In-Person Work Required
WHO WE ARE
Explore Schools is a network of public charter schools providing 2,000 students in Brooklyn with the outstanding education they deserve. Our goal is to provide students with curriculum and instruction that is both standards-aligned curriculum and culturally responsive. Our approach is designed to provide the conditions to nurture students as critical thinkers and natural problem-solvers. As an organization we are committed to engaging in work that disrupts and roots out systems and structures that perpetuate white supremacy. We intentionally seek to build and maintain a diverse and talented team that reflects the backgrounds and experiences of our students and creates an inclusive environment for all employees.
WHAT WE BELIEVE
We believe that all children can learn when immersed in a rich environment full of high expectations, rigorous academics, and caring, committed adults. We believe equity and excellence are not mutually exclusive—we can meet the needs of all students in our schools, while actively engaging parents and driving toward excellent academic results. We believe it is both our privilege and responsibility to help close the opportunity gap in the Brooklyn community.
WHO YOU ARE
You are an educator with experience and passion for working with children. You are flexible and ready to lead a classroom, providing instruction for students when a full-time teacher is on a short-term or long-term leave, and excited to work closely with students in a range of age groups. You prioritize student engagement, critical thinking, and relationship building in the classroom. You have demonstrated that you are a reflective practitioner and prioritize the needs of your students first and are committed to doing the work to educate the whole child.
WHAT YOU’LL DO
As a Permanent Substitute Teacher you will be expected to manage the following daily for classes you are providing support to:
BENEFITS AND PERKS
Explore Schools staff members receive a competitive salary, vacation or paid time off, including network shutdown days, considerable matching of retirement contributions, and more. Additionally, you can expect:
Explore Schools is a network of 8 charter schools located in Canarsie, Crown Heights, and Flatbush communities of Brooklyn, NY. Our network office is located in DUMBO, Brooklyn. Our schools have returned to a fully in-person model and in-person work is required.