Teachers for NYC Charter Schools was created by TNTP, a national non-profit with 20 years of experience recruiting great teachers for urban schools. We help talented teaching candidates find a charter school that fits their skills and career goals--and we give them a leg up in the hiring process by helping them identify and communicate their skills and life experiences to schools who will value them.
We are currently seeking teachers for the 2019-2020 school year. The deadline to apply is January 23, though applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, so it is to your advantage to apply as soon as possible now that schools are already hiring! Applications received by January 23 will receive priority consideration for the In-Person Selection event scheduled for the week of February 18.
Candidates accepted into our program will:
Apply to all current openings at our partner schools
Earn a trusted recommendation from our program to fast track your application
Participate in professional development you can apply directly to your teaching practice
Be able to show you are ready for the rigors of a charter school classroom
Receive personalized supports from program staff to help you prepare to interview and get HIRED!
Our Application Process
Successful candidates applying to the Teachers for NYC Charter Schools program should expect to participate in the following steps. For more information on our application process, please visit our website: www.teachersfornyccharters.org
Pre-Recorded Video Interview
In-person Selection Event
Referral for Final Interviews with Partner Schools
We are looking for teachers who:
Believe that all students are capable of high academic achievement.
Bring a diversity of backgrounds and life experiences to the classroom.
Prioritize building deep, authentic relationships with students and families.
We're looking for educators in a variety of subject areas who share our commitment to give all NYC students a challenging and engaging education. This year, candidates with strong content knowledge in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects are in high demand. If you have STEM experience, your application will be prioritized!
Qualifications and Eligibility
In addition to the above, we are looking for candidates who will be authorized and available to work in New York City. For us to review your application, you must:
Have earned a degree by July 1, 2019
Reside in the greater NYC area by August 2019
Currently authorized to work in the US
How to Apply
To apply for a teaching position through Teachers for NYC Charters, you only need to submit one application: https://nyccharters.TeacherTrack2.org/r/0fca58d9-e925-4b90-99be-a9d100f8f795
If you are committed to giving students a life-changing education, we want to meet you!