Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School

New York

Our Journey

Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School provides our Scholars with a nurturing and challenging educational experience to develop their abilities and address the health and economic disparities in our community. Upon graduation, our Scholars will be prepared for the highest levels of college achievement, gainful employment as certified health care professionals, and a commitment to serve others as they pursue rewarding lives and respected careers for themselves.

Values

Our core values are infused in the everyday life of our school. Our school and our founder, Urban Health Plan hold these values in the highest regard.

EXCELLENCE

Excellence drives everything we do. We maintain a laser focus on high academic performance through continuous improvement and innovation with the goal of making a positive change in our world.

SCHOLAR AND EMPOWERMENT CENTERED

We cultivate and support a learning environment that inspires and empowers each scholar to own their goals, decisions, achievements, and lives.

ACCEPTANCE AND INCLUSION

We embrace our differences and strive to be non-judgmental and inclusive by establishing compassionate and respectful relationships that build self-worth and self-esteem.

COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

We are a school community that is interdependent and supportive of each other. We carry this value to create a greater community that will result in a better world.

EDUCATION AND HEALTH EQUITY

Equitable access to education and healthcare lead to a successful school community. We support and reinforce a school culture where children will attain an excellent education and are assured quality healthcare.

CELEBRATION

We take pride in our accomplishments. We recognize the small and big achievements of staff, scholars, families, and the institutional partner, Urban Health Plan.

Info
https://www.drizquierdocharterschools.org/
6th - 12th
  • Bronx
  • Overview

    Our Journey

    Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School provides our Scholars with a nurturing and challenging educational experience to develop their abilities and address the health and economic disparities in our community. Upon graduation, our Scholars will be prepared for the highest levels of college achievement, gainful employment as certified health care professionals, and a commitment to serve others as they pursue rewarding lives and respected careers for themselves.

    Values

    Our core values are infused in the everyday life of our school. Our school and our founder, Urban Health Plan hold these values in the highest regard.

    EXCELLENCE

    Excellence drives everything we do. We maintain a laser focus on high academic performance through continuous improvement and innovation with the goal of making a positive change in our world.

    SCHOLAR AND EMPOWERMENT CENTERED

    We cultivate and support a learning environment that inspires and empowers each scholar to own their goals, decisions, achievements, and lives.

    ACCEPTANCE AND INCLUSION

    We embrace our differences and strive to be non-judgmental and inclusive by establishing compassionate and respectful relationships that build self-worth and self-esteem.

    COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

    We are a school community that is interdependent and supportive of each other. We carry this value to create a greater community that will result in a better world.

    EDUCATION AND HEALTH EQUITY

    Equitable access to education and healthcare lead to a successful school community. We support and reinforce a school culture where children will attain an excellent education and are assured quality healthcare.

    CELEBRATION

    We take pride in our accomplishments. We recognize the small and big achievements of staff, scholars, families, and the institutional partner, Urban Health Plan.

    -- NYS certification preferred

    -- Bachelor’s degree required

    -- At least 2 years prior teaching experience in high school preferred

    -- Demonstrated success working in a school settings

    -- Excellent oral and written communication skills

    -- Experience with educational technology (SMARTBoard, student laptops, etc.)

    -- Willingness to learn and grow professionally

    -- Bilingual Extension (Spanish, French, Urdu, Arabic) preferred

    -- Empire BCBS Medical, Vision, Dental

    -- Flexible Spending Account and Health Reimbursement

    -- Dependent Care

    -- Commuter and Transit Benefit

    -- Disability and Life insurance

    -- 403B Retirement Plan through Ascensus with employer match

    -- Comprehensive time-off which includes 8 PTO days in addition to paid vacation breaks competitive with DOE vacation

    Roles (5)
    Science Department Lead Teacher - High School
    Bronx, NY
    Leadership Position
    $80K - $115K/year
    Special Education Department Lead Teacher
    Bronx, NY
    Teacher
    $60K - $90K/year
    Media Specialist/School Librarian
    Bronx, NY
    Teacher
    $70K - $100K/year
    Special Education Teacher
    Bronx, NY
    Teacher
    $60K - $100K/year
    Teacher (Immediate Hire)
    Bronx, NY
    Teacher
    $60K - $100K/year
    Our Students
    84 %
    96 %
    12 %
    25 %
    Our Faculty
    57 %
    50 %
    Info
    https://www.drizquierdocharterschools.org/
    6th - 12th
  • Bronx
  • Our Students
    84 %
    96 %
    12 %
    25 %
    Our Faculty
    57 %
    50 %