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11 May 2022

Teacher Community Roots Charter School, Family Leave Teaching Position 7th/8th Grade Math, 2022-2023

Community Roots Charter School
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Job Description

About the Position:

We are looking for a 7th/8th Grade Math teacher for the upcoming Fall 2022 semester. This position will be an Integrated Co-Taught (ICT) class for four 7th and 8th grade math classes.

 

About Us:

Community Roots Charter School (CRCS) is a K-8 school in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. As a diverse by design school, we are committed to being inclusive and centering anti-bias/anti-racist education. We provide all students with an educational environment where learner variability is acknowledged, valued and supported. We view this variability as an inherent strength of our community and use it to inform classroom practices and lesson design. We also establish a strong sense of community where students reflect on their identities, learn from each other, develop critical reading and thinking skills, and are equipped with strategies to take action on issues they care about.

 

Teaching and learning at CRCS is embedded in a meaningful real world context, where we teach children to see the connections between school and the world. Through a rich social studies focus and a social-emotional curriculum, we aim to equip all of our students with the skills and perspectives that will support them in developing into fully engaged members of their communities.  

Please visit our website for more information about our school: www.communityroots.org  

 

Benefits and Compensation:

  • Salary works to be competitive with the DOE salary scale
  • 403b employer match of retirement contributions 
  • Single and family dental, vision, and health care
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Available funding for professional development opportunities
  • Community of teachers and staff who are driven, compassionate and supportive

 

Qualifications:

  • Preference for New York State Teacher Certification
  • Prior teaching experience with demonstrated success
  • Preference for dual certification in Teaching Students with Disabilities (Special Education) and a content area

 

Community Roots seeks individuals who:

  • Believe that all children have the right to an exceptional education, understand that children learn in different ways, and work hard to provide/create the support each student needs
  • Believe that working and educating children in a diverse and inclusive environment is essential
  • Are committed to anti-bias/anti-racist education, professionally and personally
  • Are capable of building a safe, nurturing, supportive and high achieving school culture
  • Believe that communicating and building relationships with children’s families is essential
  • Believe that a combination of creativity and research generates engaging curriculum
  • Believe in and are capable of high levels of collaboration and communication
  • See themselves as active learners committed to ongoing professional development
  • Are reflective and embrace feedback 

How to Apply

How to apply: Please apply online at www.communityroots.org/jobs

Bureaus: New York. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Teacher.

Job expires in 21 days.