Community Roots Charter School ( learn more )

Brooklyn , New York ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2872236
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : December 1, 2017
  • Starting Date: June 2018

Job Description

About Community Roots:
Community Roots Charter School is a rigorous learning community where learning is embedded in meaningful real world context, where children are deliberately taught to see the connections between school and the world. CRCS students will meet or exceed the Common Core standards and be prepared to excel in the 21st century by being taught to be independent thinkers and to work productively within a diverse group of learners. At CRCS students will learn to combine curiosity with appropriate application, which will lead to deep understanding and the confidence to take on challenges to become who they want to be.
Currently, Community Roots has 460 students in grades K-8. Our first 8th grade class graduated in June 2015. Please visit our website for more information about our school: www.communityroots.org.

Community Roots is hiring:
Teachers with Special Education and content area certification for our middle school ICT classrooms (Science, Math and Humanities). Community Roots offers Integrated Co-Taught (ICT) classes for all middle school core content areas.

Community Roots seeks individuals who:
Believe in and are capable of high levels of collaboration and communication
Believe that communicating and building relationships with children's families is essential
See themselves as active learners committed to ongoing professional development
Believe that all children have the right to an exceptional education
Understand that children learn in different ways
Are committed to ensure that every child will succeed
Are capable of building a safe, nurturing, supportive and high achieving school culture
Believe that a combination of creativity and research generates engaging curriculum
Believe that working and educating children in a diverse environment is essential
Enjoy their work

Demonstrated success in teaching
Belief in CRCS mission and philosophy
Demonstrated ability to collaborate
Demonstrated ability to prioritize student achievement while creating a nurturing and encouraging school environment
Hold or are working towards New York State Certification
Preference for dual certification in Teaching Students with Disabilities (Special Education) and a content area

How to apply: Please email resume and cover letter to Perren Peterson at ppeterson@communityroots.org, or apply online at www.communityroots.org/jobs.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Middle Grades
    Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Algebra
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Calculus
    Classroom Teacher > Reading/Literacy
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Earth & Space
    Classroom Teacher > Science: General
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Physics
    Classroom Teacher > Social Studies: Current Issues
    Classroom Teacher > Social Studies: US History
  • Job Requirements

    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Ana Rader
    • 50 Navy Street, 3rd Floor
    • Brooklyn, New York 11201

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