Jan 13, 2024

Associate Teacher (High School, SY24-25)

  • TrulyHired
  • Springfield, MA, USA
Full-time Teaching

Job Description

What You'll Do As an Associate Teacher (AT) you'll receive comprehensive training, development, and support as you gain the skills and knowledge to become a lead teacher. You'll work with a team of educators to support the academic and social-emotional success of Veritas Prep middle school scholars, participate in learning and team-building with the AT Coach and other Associate Teachers, and get hands-on experience through frequent classroom coverage, one-on-one and small-group tutoring, planning and curriculum prep, one-on-one coaching and feedback sessions, and real-time classroom practice, guided by an experienced educator. The Associate Teacher role is great for recent college grads, career changers, and newly graduated education students who want to get another year of experience and training under their belt before taking on a classroom of their own. It's our hope that every Associate Teacher who works with us will become a lead teacher at Veritas! What You'll Need (Qualifications) An unwavering belief that all students can achieve amazing things A passion for continuous growth as an educator Ability to adapt to and perform a wide variety of tasks at a moment's notice A dedication to fighting racism in our educational institutions and in daily life and knowledge of the history of race and racism, as well as the systems of oppression our students face Experience working with youth (preferred) Bachelor's degree (preferred) Current authorization to work in the United States - a candidate must have such authorization by his or her first day of employment Alignment with our Values of Students First: We make decisions with our students in mind and know our actions model the way.Grow Together: We are role models of growth mindset, teamwork, and collaboration.One Team, One Mission: We cheer for, lean on, and support each other as we play unique roles in support of the same mission. Think you don't quite meet all the qualifications listed above?Apply anyway! We are looking for a truly diverse team of educators, and research shows that historically marginalized groups are more likely to apply only if they meet every requirement. We want to recruit and support a diverse staff, to understand the history of inequity in education, and to ensure students see teachers, staff, and leaders who look like them working in their schools. Still not sure? Contact us at [email protected] and set up an information call! Veritas Prep is an equal opportunity employers and does not discriminate against employees or qualified job applicants on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran or military status, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other status or condition protected by applicable law. This policy extends to, but is not limited to, recruitment, selection, compensation, benefits, promotion, training, and termination.

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