3rd-5th Grade Teacher - $2,500 Signing Bonus | Distinctive Schools

Distinctive Schools
Detroit, Michigan
Full Time
Posted
1 month ago

The Mission of Distinctive Schools, an educational practice leader committed to social justice and the elevation of access and achievement in historically marginalized communities, is to support each child in becoming an engaged and curious learner, a confident self-advocate, and a creative problem-solver by setting high expectations and nurturing a positive culture that honors diversity, collaboration, and optimism.

Job Description

A Distinctive Schools Elementary Teacher will inspire young minds, build strong interpersonal relationships with students and share a commitment to ensuring that every child achieves their full potential. This person will:

Design, prepare and deliver dynamic lesson plans and instructional materials that engage students in 21st century learning experiences

Provide opportunities that challenge students to think critically Has a mindset of using restorative justice approach with discipline

Create a developmentally appropriate, positive, inclusive and safe learning environment Monitor progress to ensure all students are demonstrating high rates of growth

Maintain accurate and complete records of students' progress and development

Demonstrate preparation and skill in working with students from diverse social-emotional, cultural, economic and ability backgrounds

Work closely with team members and parents to best meet the needs to students

Requirements

Bachelor's Degree

Michigan Teacher Certification OR willing to enroll in an Alternative Teacher Certification Program

Sign on Bonus Terms

Bonuses offered for a limited time only

Associates must be employed at the time of the payout

Payouts will occur on 60th day of employment

Why Join the Distinctive Schools Team

We are a collaborative team of professionals supporting each other to instill a love of learning in our students

We empower students, families and staff to contribute to our mission in a meaningful way

We make an impact in our communities by serving some of the most historically marginalized in the city

We offer a great benefits package for full time employees (Medical; Dental; Vision; PTO; 403b match, discounted gym membership, tuition reimbursement options, referral bonus)

Distinctive Schools is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other personal characteristic protected by applicable law. 

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