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Match Education

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2875737
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : April 6, 2018
  • Starting Date: August 6, 2018

Job Description

Position: High School English Teacher
Location: Boston, MA (Brighton Campus)
Start date: August, 2018

The Match Public Charter School is a high-performing, innovative charter public school in Boston, serving students from Pre-K to 12th grade on multiple campuses across the city. Our mission is to prepare students from Boston’s inner city for success in college and beyond. Match Charter Public School students are some of the highest performing students in the state, and over 80% of our graduating seniors enter four year colleges every year (For more information on our results, please visit us at http://www.matchschool.org)

Our school has a unique model: Match students receive small group tutoring as part of our school day, every day. We also emphasize incredibly high expectations for all of our students – both behaviorally and academically – along with a high level of support for meeting those expectations. We truly believe all students can and will succeed.

All that said we know that the largest driver of our success is the people who work in our schools every day. Teachers have an immediate impact on our ability of reaching our mission and changing the lives of our students. If you are passionate about your teaching and interested in working in a positive environment alongside incredible peers, please apply for the opening below.

We are seeking an excellent High School English Teacher to join the school faculty in the 2018-19 school year. This position includes a number of essential responsibilities, including (but not limited to):

• Teach four high school level English classes;
• Develop daily lessons aligned with Match’s English curriculum in collaboration with department colleagues and leadership team members;
• Uphold high academic and behavioral expectations for students, and provide lots of support for getting students there;
• Participate actively in Match’s coaching and professional development programming;
• Assist with school programming as needed during non-instructional time; and
• Serve as a positive and collaborative member of the Match Charter Public School community


Competitive applicants will:
• have at least two years of full-time experience as classroom or special education teacher, preferably in an urban education setting;
• hold a valid and appropriate license issued by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, or obtain the licensure within a year of date of hire;
• believe that all students can and will succeed;
• desire to continually improve their practice as a teacher by taking and implementing feedback;
• have a proven record of student growth and achievement;
• appreciate a good sense of humor.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please submit an application for your position via our online application portal: http://www.matcheducation.org/join/school

If you have questions about teaching roles at Match, please e-mail the Chief Talent Officer for Match Education, Tobey Jackson, at tobey.jackson@matcheducation.org.

Match Education (www.matcheducation.org) is the shared brand name of The Match Charter Public School, The Match School Foundation, Inc., and The Sposato Graduate School of Education®.

Match Education is an engine of discovery and applied innovation in education. We operate high-performing urban public charter schools and a unique graduate school of education that trains teachers for high-poverty schools. Out of this applied work, we refine, validate empirically, and eventually disseminate new ideas and practices on core questions in education reform. (For a video snapshot, please click here.)

The Match Foundation, Inc., The Charles Sposato Graduate School of Education, Inc., and Match Charter Public School prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion, veteran status, and any other class of individuals protected from discrimination under state or federal law in any aspect of the access to, admission, or treatment of students in its programs and activities, or in employment and application for employment.
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Classroom Teacher > English & Language Arts
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    Match Education is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 2 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Tobey Jackson , Chief Talent Officer
    • 215 Forest Hills St.
    • Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130

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