Elementary and Middle School Positions

Job Type

Full Time




3927 28th Street
Long Island City
United States


Mission Statement: Growing Up Green Charter School empowers children to be conscious, contributing members of their community through a rigorous curriculum and an engaging green culture. Graduates of GUGCS will be prepared to attend high-performing schools where their interdisciplinary academic foundation, knowledge of sustainability, and strong sense of self sets them apart as leaders of the future.

School Culture: GUGCS teaches students our school culture through the acronym GREEN: Growing, Respectful, Empowered, Environmentally Aware, and Now. Through assemblies, class meetings, and various lessons students are taught the expectations of our GREEN culture.

Vision: At GUGCS, we envision an inclusive and diverse school community that places students powerfully at the center of their education through authentic, relevant and rigorous learning experiences, grounded in inquiry; a community that is devoted to doing the work needed to create a space where equity in regards to race, ethnicity, class, sexual orientation, gender, and ability, is a given.

We are currently seeking highly qualified candidates for the following positions:

  • General Education Teachers, Grades K-5
  • Associate Teachers (K-5)
  • ICT Special Education Teachers, Grades K-5
  • Science Teacher (Middle and Elementary School)
  • Social Studies Teacher (Middle School)
  • Music Teachers (Elementary and Middle School)
  • Math Teacher (Middle School and Elementary)
  • Learning Specialist (Middle School)
  • ELA Teacher (Middle School)
  • ELL Teacher (Middle School)
  • Art Teachers (Middle School)
  • Physical Education Teachers (Middle School and Elementary)
  • Spanish Teachers (Middle School)
  • Math Coordinator (K-2) - (Elementary School)

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Growing Up Green is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage and value a diverse workforce, and we seek diversity among applicants for this position.

Please apply directly through the Growing Up Green Charter School website. GUGCS job opportunities and application page can be found here.

For more information on Growing Up Green Charter School, visit us at: www.gugcs.org