KIPP Miami

Miami, FL

Type: Instructional
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Start Date: 2020-21 School Year
Subject:  
Grade: 5; 6; 7; 8

Organization: KIPP Miami
Preferred Locations:

Contact: Miami Recruiter
Email: recruitment@kippnj.org

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Founding Middle School Teacher in Residence - 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: 5; 6; 7; 8

Organization: KIPP Miami
Preferred Locations:

Contact: Miami Recruiter
Email: recruitment@kippnj.org

Teacher in Residence (TiR)
KIPP Miami has designed the Teacher in Residence program to help aspiring teachers to get hands-on experience and the certification they need to become excellent teachers at KIPP’s world-class schools. As a TiR, you will fuse theory and practice as you work alongside experienced teachers in the classroom while earning your teaching certification. 
 
Here’s what you need to know:       
We’re looking for Teachers in Residence (TiR) for the 2020-21 school year! Our middle 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. 
 
Must Haves:
  • A belief in every student’s limitless potential 
  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university (Transcripts showing degree conferred will be required prior to start date) 
  • Ability to become certified in the State of Florida and pass the state licensure exam 
  • Formal teaching experience is not necessary but some experience with children is preferred
  • A collaborative attitude towards teaching and learning
  • Ability to be reflective and see feedback as a gift that helps you learn and grow
  • You have the passion and drive to work with students and put them on a path to college and beyond
Here’s what you’ll be doing: 
Joining our schools as a teacher in residence comes with the opportunity for significant growth and development but with great power comes great responsibility. Your role as a Teacher in Residence (TiR) will involve a number of responsibilities which include but are not limited to: 
  • Work closely with an experienced lead classroom teacher to create lesson plans, teach, and reflect on lessons as well as assess and collect and use data to inform
  • Build positive relationships with students and families to become part of your school community
  • Provide small group instruction
  • Assist with diagnostic and progress monitoring testing across the school
  • Communicate consistently with families about student progress
  • Attend and actively participate in professional development opportunities to support continuous growth
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.