Kansas City PLUS ( learn more )


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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2901341
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : March 6, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Note: Only qualified candidates will be considered. If you do not have
a Bachelor's degree, teaching certification, and at least two years of
teaching experience, you are not eligible for this position.

We're training a team of transformational school leaders to provide
Kansas City students with the schools they deserve.

TNTP’s Kansas City Pathway to Leadership in Urban Schools (PLUS) is a
two-year principal certification program that prepares the next
generation of visionary principals and aspiring leaders to bring their
school’s mission to life. In partnership with the Kauffman Foundation
and many district and charter schools in Kansas City, TNTP will
strengthen the work of current school-level leaders and prepare a deep
bench of future leaders.

In addition to an intensive summer institute and job-embedded coaching,
PLUS leaders attend monthly professional development sessions and
benefit from a network of diverse leaders. Throughout the year, we
carefully assess and support your growth, considering a variety of
evidence to help you stay on track to become a great school leader. At
every step, you will know how you are doing and what you need to do to
improve.?You can learn more by visiting our website:

Qualifications?: PLUS Leaders are a diverse set of experienced
educators with a strong track record in the classroom and a deep
commitment to Kansas City’s students. PLUS Leaders have prior
experience leading adults—as teacher leaders, instructional coaches,
and department chairs—and are passionate about helping teachers do
their best work so that students succeed.

  • A minimum of 2 years of teaching experience

  • A Bachelor's degree

  • A commitment to learning and growing as an instructional leader

  • A commitment to serving students and families in Kansas City

  • Exemplary communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize tasks based on school performance goals

  • Proven track record of success as a teacher

  • Ability to work with students and staff and to motivate and
    engage them in a positive way

What We Offer:

  • Principal Certification:?Aspiring leaders who meet our bar,
    complete required coursework with our university partner, and
    pass required exams will receive their principal certification.

  • Hands-on training:?PLUS Leaders will build their expertise by
    working for a year in a leadership role, helping teachers
    improve their practice with the support of their host principal
    and a TNTP leadership coach.

  • Personalized coaching:?An experienced leadership coach will
    work with each PLUS Leader, offering bi-weekly feedback and
    personalized, job-embedded support that reflects the culture
    and leadership values of their particular school.

  • A community of leaders from the city’s top charter
    schools:?PLUS Leaders will join a network of 12-15 fellow
    leaders from across Kansas City who will challenge them to

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Salary: $ 60,000 to $ 100,000 Per Year
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Elementary
    Classroom Teacher > Alternative Learning Environment
    Classroom Teacher > Bilingual Education
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Algebra
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Calculus
    Classroom Teacher > Math: General
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Geometry
    Classroom Teacher > Math: Trigonometry
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Astronomy
    Classroom Teacher > Science: Biology
  • 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

    • PLUS Selection Team

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