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Submit a cover letter and resume for possible future teacher and teaching assistant positions.

Employment

While we currently do not anticipate any openings, Genesee Community Charter School invites you to submit a cover letter and resume for possible future teacher and teaching assistant positions.

Teacher Qualifications

Qualifications of teachers include:

  • Master’s Degree and Teacher Certification Required.
  • Teaching experience and/or professional learning which are consistent with our progressive, project-based educational philosophy.
  • Strong academic background in early childhood education, reading, social sciences, math and/or science.
  • Knowledge of skills in a wide range of pedagogies.
  • Strong desire to teach in a demanding, child-centered program with students from diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to take risks, collaborate, work flexibly, and demonstrate initiative.
  • Willingness to work as part of a professional community that is continually reflecting, learning, and improving.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Teaching Assistants

Qualifications of teaching assistants include:

  • High School Diploma required. Associates Degree preferred.
  • At least two years’ experience working with children.
  • Strong desire to teach in a demanding, child-centered program with students from diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to collaborate, work flexibly, and demonstrate initiative.
  • Willingness to work as part of a professional community that is continually reflecting, learning, and improving.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Staff Benefits

Benefits for staff include:

  • Ability to work with a talented, dedicated group of professionals and the world’s best students and families!
  • Freedom to design engaging, hands-on curriculum rich with fieldwork and authentic projects.
  • Ample materials, supplies, resources, and equipment.
  • Extensive opportunities for professional development on and off-site, including attendance at national institutes and conferences.
  • Supports for pursuit of professional activities such as writing for publication and conference presentations.
  • Opportunity to work at the forefront of a leading national network.
  • Competitive salary and benefits.
  • Membership in the New York State Teachers’ retirement system.

Contact Information

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to the School Leader, Shannon Hillman, outlining the qualities and experiences that you would bring to a teaching position at GCCS.

Hard copies of cover letters and resumes may be mailed to:

Maureen Milke
Genesee Community Charter School
657 East Avenue, Rochester, New York 14607

A PDF version of your cover letter and resume may be emailed to: mmilke@gccschool.org

Non-Discrimination Statement: Genesee Community Charter School is an equal opportunity employer and shall not discriminate against applicants and staff members based on any legally-recognized basis, including but not limited to: ethnicity, national origin, gender, race, creed, religion, ancestry, or physical or mental disability.