Brooklyn, New York
WHO WE ARE
Explore Schools is a network of public charter schools providing 2,000 students in Brooklyn with the outstanding education they deserve. We strive to provide students with the academic skills and critical-thinking abilities they need to succeed in a college-preparatory high school and beyond.
WHAT WE BELIEVE
We believe that all children can learn when immersed in a rich environment full of high expectations, rigorous academics, and caring, committed adults. We believe equity and excellence are not mutually exclusive—we can meet the needs of all students in our schools, while actively engaging parents and driving toward excellent academic results. We envision a pathway to equity that features outstanding curriculum and instruction as well as ample opportunities for students to achieve success in and out of the classroom. We believe it is both our privilege and responsibility to help close the opportunity gap in the Brooklyn community.
WHO YOU ARE
Explore Schools seeks an experienced educational leader who demonstrates a drive toward excellence and is passionate about serving all students. You have at least four years of teaching experience, and some experience managing adults. Longer-term, you are deeply invested in and excited about the hard work necessary to develop into an effective Principal. You welcome the opportunity to work with a Leadership Coach for real-time feedback, shadowing and observation throughout the 19-20 school year. Our ideal candidate is an outstanding leader and manager of adults, who believes and invests in developing talent, building authentic relationships, all the while possessing a strong understanding of academic rigor and effective instruction.
Qualities you possess:
WHAT YOU’LL DO
The Principal Resident (PR) will work under the supervision of the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent to fully develop into a Principal over the course of their residency. The PR will supervise and coach a portfolio of teachers and own the structures and systems that form the foundation of a well-run school. You will collaborate with academic leaders across our network to further develop your leadership toolkit, preparing you for the role of Principal. You will be expected to manage the responsibilities below:
BENEFITS AND PERKS
Explore staff enjoys a competitive salary and benefits, generous vacation-including network shutdown days, considerable matching of retirement contributions, and more.
Additionally, you can expect:
Explore is a network of 8 charter schools located in Canarsie, Crown Heights, and Flatbush communities of Brooklyn, NY. Our network office is located in DUMBO, Brooklyn. This role is based in one of our 8 schools and will require periodic travel to our network office.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Explore Schools is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran or military status.
Brooklyn, New York
WHO WE ARE
Explore Schools is a network of public charter schools providing 2,000 students in Brooklyn with the outstanding education they deserve. We strive to provide students with the academic…