KIPP Miami

Miami, FL

Type: Instructional
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Start Date: 2020-21 School Year
Subject:  
Grade: K; 1; 2

Organization: KIPP Miami
Preferred Locations:

Contact: Miami Recruiter
Email: recruitment@kippnj.org

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Founding Elementary School Lead Teacher - Miami

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KIPP Miami

Miami, FL

Type: Instructional
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Start Date: 2020-21 School Year
Subject:  
Grade: K; 1; 2

Organization: KIPP Miami
Preferred Locations:

Contact: Miami Recruiter
Email: recruitment@kippnj.org

We’re growing! We are looking for teachers for all grade levels (K - 3) for existing and founding schools

Here’s what you need to know:       
We’re looking for teachers for the 2020-21 school year! Our elementary school is seeking awe-inspiring teachers to guide our students as they climb the mountain to college and beyond. Our teachers are dynamic leaders both in and outside of their classroom. They love students, working with families and the community they serve. 

Elementary Teacher
KIPP Miami is looking for a motivated teacher with a track record of molding future leaders in our communities. You are passionate about education and understand the importance of building strong relationships in generating student achievement. You are dedicated to going above and beyond to ensure our students succeed. 

We are seeking experts in the following content areas:
  • Reading/Social Studies
  • Mathematics/Science
Must Haves:
  • A belief in every student’s limitless potential 
  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university required(Official transcripts showing degree conferred are required prior to the starting date of  employment)
  • Appropriate state teaching certification completed and issued or in process of being completed
  • Subject matter expertise
  • A minimum of two years of teaching experience, with demonstrated interest in working with students from diverse economic and cultural backgrounds
  • A track record of success in the classroom
  • A collaborative attitude towards teaching and learning
Here’s what you’ll be doing:
Joining our schools as a teacher comes with a lot of growth opportunities, but with great power comes great responsibility. Your role as a teacher will involve a number of responsibilities which will include but are not limited to: 
  • Create, internalize, modify and prepare lesson plans in accordance with academic curriculum, working closely with the grade level team
  • Use data to responsively teach to mastery of academic skills 
  • Work closely with students, families and colleagues to create an environment that is supportive of student progress
  • Reinforce a firm foundation for all classes and uphold classroom management techniques
  • Help with diagnostic and progress monitoring testing across the school
  • Monitor student progress and adjust teaching strategies to ensure all students meet the learning objectives
  • Update student performance trackers and use data to help guide your lesson plans
  • Participate in school, departmental and parent meetings 
  • Participate in school events, activities and programs both during and outside of regular class instruction hours.
Compensation & Benefits
KIPP Miami offers a full comprehensive benefits plan, including health care, competitive 403(B) plan, an optional subsidized wireless plan through Verizon, and a school laptop.
 
About KIPP Miami
KIPP is a non-profit network of college-preparatory, public charter schools educating 80,000 elementary, middle, and high school students in 200 schools across the country. KIPP Miami is a new region and its first schools will set the pace for excellence and lay the foundation for school-based structures across the region. Over the long term, KIPP Miami plans to serve students from grades K-12 in multiple schools across the city. 
 
KIPP Miami seeks to create and sustain a high achieving and inspiring community schools that battles inequity by empowering students to develop the skills, character strengths, and habits to thrive in college and beyond, shape their futures, and positively impact the world.
 
We’re passionate about kids, fun and improvement. To find out more about why great teachers join, visit our website  here.


KIPP Miami is an equal opportunity employer.