Our mission is to deliver on the promise of equal educational opportunity for all of America’s children. We serve 13,300 students in 36 schools across CT, NY, and RI.
In order to make long-lasting and transformative change, we believe in focusing on what we know to work: serving all students, growing in our communities, sharing and learning from others, and committing to innovation. We have some of the best schools in the country.
At Achievement First, we're providing a high quality education to our students, and to achieve that we set high standards for our teachers. The kinds of educators we're looking for are:
Committed to our mission and our values, particularly as they relate to fostering success for our students of color and low-income students
Understanding of and aligned with our curriculum and approach to the classroom
Placing value on challenging students to do their best and committed to supporting students through that challenge
Seeking to keep improving their performance as a teacher and receiving the support and input necessary to accomplish this
Able to use strong organizational systems that drive their work inside and outside the classroom
If this sounds like you, consider interviewing to join our team!
As a regular full time employee of Achievement First, you will be eligible for benefits that include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as a 403(b) retirement benefit package with match and paid Family Leave.