Jan 13, 2024

Elementary & Middle School Teacher 24-25 (ELA, Math, Science, or History)

  • TrulyHired
  • Woonsocket, RI 02895, USA
Full-time Teaching

Job Description

Elementary & Middle School Teacher 2024-25 (ELA, Math, Science, or History) Be a Teacher at RISE Prep Mayoral Academy, where College Begins in Kindergarten. RISE Prep Mayoral Academy knows that teacher quality is the most important factor driving scholar achievement. We are seeking teachers who believe strongly in our mission and whose actions demonstrate high expectations for themselves, scholars, families, and colleagues. We hire smart, driven people who are relentless in their work and have the characteristics and experiences necessary to deliver ambitious results for scholars. RISE Prep Mayoral Academy prioritizes professional development and growth for each of its teachers.

RISE Prep is built upon six critical elements: A rigorous college preparatory program focused on literacy and math A joyful culture with structure and discipline Recruiting and developing excellent teachers An extended school day for scholars with flexible scheduling for educators Strong partnerships with families and communities Use of data to strategically propel scholar achievement
Qualifications RISE Prep is committed to finding dedicated, hard-working educators for every classroom. We will consider candidates who: Embody RISE Prep Mayoral Academy's mission, vision, and RISE values (Respect, Integrity, Self-Determination, Excellence) Believe in the urgency and importance of providing an outstanding college preparatory academic and character education to all scholars and have a "whatever-it-takes"attitude Take ownership for the academic results of their scholars Work well within a team and approach all work with positivity and determination Are goal-driven, analytical problem solvers, and embody a can-do spirit and strong work ethic Are committed to ending the disparity in high quality options between urban and suburban communities in regards to education Preferred candidates must have a Bachelor's Degree and certification in either Early Childhood Education (PreK-2), Elementary (Grades 1-6), or Middle (Grades 5-8) Certification from the Rhode Island Department of Education. Special Education or Multi-Lingual Learner certification or endorsements are a plus.

Responsibilities Teachers at RISE Prep will: Implement ambitious, rigorous, and standards-aligned curricula, lesson plans and activities grounded in the CCSS and RISE Prep's scope and sequences to meet and exceed academic standards Implement rigorous assessments aligned to academic targets Provide engaging, differentiated, appropriately paced, and rigorous instruction in whole-class, small group, and individual settings Establish and maintain a culture of achievement in their classroom; uphold school-wide and class systems, rules and consequences, and rewards at all times Hold high expectations for academic achievement and growth and behavior at all times

Compensation We offer a competitive compensation package, and comprehensive health benefits. Additionally, RISE Prep offers childcare reimbursement, MLL certification fellowship pathways, and potential for flexible scheduling options.

Be Part of the RISE Prep Team - Apply Today! To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to [email protected] and indicate in the subject line which grade-level teaching position(s) you are applying for.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received, and candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

For more information about our school or career opportunities at RISE Prep, visit our website: RISE Prep Mayoral Academy

As an equal opportunity employer, RISE Prep Mayoral Academy hires without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.

About RISE Prep Mayoral Academy RISE Prep Mayoral Academy is a college preparatory K-8 public charter school located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Approved by the Rhode Island Board of Education in October 2014, RISE Prep opened the doors to the inaugural class of Kindergarteners in September 2015. To ensure excellence and quality as RISE Prep grows, the school follows a slow growth model and will grow one grade each year until it reaches its full K-8 enrollment. RISE Prep Elementary School will educate scholars in grades K-9 in 2024-25. Through a rigorous curriculum, highly structured learning environment, and character education, RISE Prep Mayoral Academy ensures that all Kindergarten through 8th grade scholars achieve the academic skills, content knowledge, and character required for the path to college. RISE Prep is dedicated to providing a high quality education to ALL scholars.

RISE Prep joins Rhode Island Mayoral Academies in establishing intentionally diverse schools that enroll from both urban and suburban communities. We believe that part of our mission is to teach the importance and value of diversity within classrooms and communities. RISE Prep curriculum includes character education and community engagement in our model to ensure habits of service, helping, and kindness are fostered within our scholars to shape engaged and caring members of their communities.

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