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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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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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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Procurement Specialist

Detroit, MI

Summary: The Procurement Specialist coordinates the purchase of all equipment and supplies in compliance with state laws and network policies, payment of invoices, and inventory management. Desired Competencies: ● Has a clear sense of vision and purpose/ reason for making decision   ● Plans in a thorough, meticulous manner. ● Offers innovative ideas or solutions to new/ old problems. ● Follows through – ○ Se ...

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Pre-Calc 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 ...

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ELA/Social Studies Teacher- University Prep Science & Math High

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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Executive Director of Facilities

Detroit, MI

Summary: The Executive Director of Facilities ensures effective and efficient management of all aspects of facility and maintenance functions.  This position provides support services to the school buildings and ensures a safe, attractive, and comfortable setting for learning and teaching. Desired Competencies: Has a clear sense of vision and purpose/ reason for making decision Plans in a thorough ...

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High School Reading Interventionist

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 a ...

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English Teacher University Prep Academy

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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5th Grade Teacher- University Prep Academy Ellen Thompson

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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Art 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; Univ ...

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Physics Teacher- University Prep Academy High 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; Unive ...

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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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High School Geometry 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 ...

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Spanish Teacher Middle & High 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 ...

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Part-Time Elementary Paraprofessional

Detroit, MI

Qualifications: High school diploma, 90 college credit hours or better. Experience working with children in an educational setting. Willingness to learn and implement U Prep curriculum and EL philosophy and programs. Knowledge of a second language is desirable. Ability to work collaboratively with staff and community. Duties: ...

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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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High School Special Education 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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On-call Substitute Teacher

Detroit, MI

We are recruiting substitute teachers who 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. ...

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