If you are dedicated to a pursuit of excellence both in yourself and our students; if you are self-motivated; if you are an innovator and if you want to play a key role in changing young lives —we are looking for U. Our mission: to give students the courage to pursue a future full of possibilities. Our students come to our network of schools looking for a rewarding and fulfilling education. Comprised of two public charter school districts; University Preparatory Academy and University Prep Science and Math; we educate over 3,300 students in the burgeoning city of Detroit. Help us to prepare our students for success in life and be a part of U.

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Lead Custodian- U Prep Schools

Detroit, MI

Summary: The Custodian provides general custodial/maintenance services for the district and reports to the Facility Manager and Building Principal. Desired Competencies: Ability to provide staff oversight and provide direction as needed Possess good habits, character and attendance records. Be neat in appearance. Be able to speak, read and write at a level of proficiency that perm ...

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Director of School Guidance (Crew to College)

Detroit, MI

Summary A member of the Academic House Team, the Director of Crew to College (DCC) is responsible for overseeing the development, implementation, and evaluation of high-quality crew curricula and counseling programming to ensure students are matched and enroll in their best fit college.  The DCC reports to the CAO and leads a team of counselors while supporting deans of culture to meet organizational goals.  The DCC collaborates with the Executive Director of Curriculum ...

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High School Math Teacher- University Prep Schools

Detroit, MI

About U Prep Schools:   If you are dedicated to a pursuit of excellence both in yourself and our students; if you are self-motivated; if you are an innovator and if you want to play a key role in changing young lives --we are looking for U. Our mission:  to give students the courage to pursue a future full of possibilities. Our students come to our network of schools looking for a rewarding and fulfilling education. Comprised of two public charter school districts; Unive ...

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Substitute Teacher

Detroit, MI

U Prep Schools is recruiting passionate, invested individuals to join our team as Substitute Teachers. If you meet the minimum requirements for a Michigan Substitute Teacher Permit -- 90 credit hours from an accredited 4-year college/university with a minimum 2.0 GPA, we would love to welcome you to U Prep. The daily sub rate is $90-$110 per day with flexible hours.  ...

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Middle School Science Teacher

Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintaining a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and social development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community. Desired Competencies: • Knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and ass ...

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Elementary Paraprofessional Part-time

Detroit, MI

Qualifications: 60 college credit hours or better; Experience working with children in an educational setting; Ability to work collaboratively with staff and community. Duties: Reports to the School Leader through the teaching staff. Supervises individuals or small groups of students as directed by the teachers. Lead small g ...

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Math Instructional Coach- High School

Detroit, MI

Summary: An Instructional Coach is responsible for ensuring highly effective instruction at the school level. This position fills the need for job embedded professional development and instructional improvement. Through frequent observation of teachers, the Coach will provide professional support and feedback in a non-evaluative context that is intended to foster effective practices within the classroom. The Coach may al ...

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Middle School Teacher- U Prep Schools

Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintaining a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and social development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community. Desired Competencies: • Knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and ass ...

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Elementary Teacher- U Prep Schools

Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintaining a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and social development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community. Desired Competencies: • Knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and ass ...

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Lunch Monitor

Detroit, MI

Summary: The Lunch Aide monitors and provides a safe environment for the students during the lunch period while maintaining the established culture of the school. Hours and Compensation: Monday through Friday 10:00am to 2:00pm Two Wednesdays a month 9:00am to 1:00pm Starting pay is $9.25/hr Increase to $10.00/hr upon obtaining a ServSafe certification Education/Experi ...

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Day Porter- U Prep Schools

Detroit, MI

Summary: The Day Porter provides general custodial/maintenance services for the district and reports to the Lead Custodian. Desired Competencies: • Experience in custodial and maintenance; • Possess good habits, character and attendance; • Be neat in appearance; • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal; • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.; • Possess a willingness to learn new job skills; ...

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High School Resource Room Teacher

Detroit, MI

Summary: The Resource Room Teacher serves as a primary source of supplementary academic support to students with disabilities with Individualized Education Plans (IEPs). The Resource Room Teacher collaborates with general education teachers to ensure that accommodations and modifications are implemented as outlined in the students’ IEPs. Desired Competencies: • Excellent writ ...

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Spanish Teacher- Secondary

Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintaining a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and social development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community. Desired Competencies: • Knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and ...

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College Counselor, Middle School

Detroit, MI

About U Prep Schools:   If you are dedicated to a pursuit of excellence both in yourself and our students; if you are self-motivated; if you are an innovator and if you want to play a key role in changing young lives --we are looking for U. Our mission:  to give students the courage to pursue a future full of possibilities. Our students come to our network of schools looking for a rewarding and fulfilling education. Comprised of two public charter school districts; Univ ...

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English Elective Teacher- Middle School

Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintaining a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and social development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community. Desired Competencies: • Knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and ass ...

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Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Detroit, MI

Summary: A member of the Academic House Team, the Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction is responsible for overseeing the development, implementation and evaluation of high-quality curricula and instruction across the network. The EDCI collaborates with the Chief Academic Officer, Executive Director of School Quality, and the Director of Student Development to Support the strategic priorities of the organization. Desired Competencies: < ...

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Middle School Social Studies Teacher

Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintaining a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and social development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community. Desired Competencies: • Knowledge of curriculum, instruction, and ass ...

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