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 three public charter school districts; University Preparatory Academy, University Prep Science and Math, and University Prep Art & Design; we educate over 4,500 students in the burgeoning city of Detroit. Help us to prepare our students for success in life and be a part of U.

Career Opportunities

Detroit, MI
Food Service
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School is Reopening! Have you heard the news? Our school is reopening for 4th quarter and we’re recruiting a number of crew members. We have immediate openings for this position. Candidates who are hired in this role will be eligible for a return to in person incentive stipend up to $1500 and have the chance to...

Food Service Assistant

Central Management
Detroit, MI
Central Management
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School is Reopening! Have you heard the news? Our school is reopening for 4th quarter and we’re recruiting for a Food Service Assistant to assist with the Food Service Department with delivering nutritionist meals to the scholars throughout the District.   Summary The Food ...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...

School Counselor 21-22 SY

Student Support Services
Detroit, MI
Student Support Services
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Why U Prep schools? Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and ...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Elementary Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Elementary Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Middle School Instruction
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School is Reopening! Have you heard the news? Our school is reopening for 4th quarter and we’re recruiting for paraprofessional to assist our teachers with scholars. New hires will start ASAP. If this sounds like a position that fits your background and you are interested please apply for an opportunity to be hired for this position. 
Detroit, MI
Middle School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Athletics
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We are currently recruiting for basketball, softball, football and track coaches.  If you are interested in coaching one of these sports please read the description below and apply. JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible for coaching and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achieve a high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, ...
Detroit, MI
Central Management
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U Prep Schools is seeking an experienced Human Resource leader with a proven track in effectively leading an HR team focused on talent attraction, retention and development. A passionate, self-motivated, strategic and innovative individual to join our management team. The Director of Human Resources will be accountable for collaborating throughout the network to drive the shared vision ...

School Social Worker - 21-22 SY

Student Support Services
Detroit, MI
Student Support Services
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Why U Prep schools? Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Student Support Services
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Why U Prep schools? Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and...

Full time Receptionist

Central Management
Detroit, MI
Central Management
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Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and meaningful careers, ...
Detroit, MI
Central Management
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Why U Prep schools? Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and ...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Middle School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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Why U Prep schools?  Families send their children to UPREP, one of Detroit's oldestand most prestigious charter school systems, because they recognize educationis a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsivecurriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to collegeand meaningful careers, fulfillment, and becoming ...
Detroit, MI
Paraprofessional
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Summary: U Prep Paraprofessionals are responsible for assisting the classroom teacher in the educational and social development of all the students.      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...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...
Detroit, MI
Middle School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...

Lead Custodian

Maintenance/Custodial
Detroit, MI
Maintenance/Custodial
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Summary: The Lead Custodian provides general custodial/maintenance services for the district and reports to the Facility Director and School Operations Manager. Desired Competencies: • Experience in custodial and maintenance; • Possess good habits, character and attendance; • Be neat in appearance; • ...

Day Porter-Part Time

Maintenance/Custodial
Detroit, MI
Maintenance/Custodial
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School is Reopening! Have you heard the news? Our school is reopening for 4th quarter and we’re recruiting a number of crew members. New hires will start ASAP and have the chance to work extra hours during the summer months to complete special projects. Candidates who are hired for this role will be eligible for a return to in ...
Detroit, MI
Substitute Teachers
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School is Reopening! Have you heard the news? Our schools are reopening for in-person learning for the remainder of the school year. We have immediate openings for  qualified candidates and candidates who are hired in this role will be eligible for a return to in person incentive stipend of up to $1,500 and have an opportunity to return in the fall ...
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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Why U Prep schools?  Families send their children to UPREP, one of Detroit's oldestand most prestigious charter school systems, because they recognize educationis a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsivecurriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to collegeand meaningful careers, fulfillment, and ...
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering...

School Director 21/22 SY

School Administration
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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Why U Prep schools?  Families send their children to UPREP, one of Detroit's oldest and most prestigious charter school systems, because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and meaningful careers, fulfillment, and ...

Speech Therapist: 21-22SY

Student Support Services
Detroit, MI
Student Support Services
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Why U Prep schools? Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and...
Detroit, MI
Middle School Instruction
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Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the power to shape the lives of young people today. They value our approach to delivering a ...

Dean of Culture 21/22 SY

School Administration
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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Why U Prep schools?  Families send their children to UPREP, one of Detroit's oldest and most prestigious charter school systems, because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and meaningful careers, fulfillment, and ...

Art Teacher (21/22 School Year)

Elementary Instruction
Detroit, MI
Elementary Instruction
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Seeking Art Teachers for Elementary, Middle and High School levels Experience the U Prep Difference! Why U Prep Schools? As an educator, I think you will agree that not all schools are created equal. Families choose U Prep Schools because they want the best for their children. Our families understand that education is a tool that has the ...
Detroit, MI
Student Support Services
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School is Reopening! Have you heard the news? Our schools are reopening for in-person learning for the remainder of the school year. We have immediate openings for a number of qualified candidates for this unique position. Candidates who are hired in this role will be eligible for a return to in person incentive stipend of up to $1500 and have an <...
Detroit, MI
Paraprofessional
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Why U Prep schools? Do you want a job? Or do you want a career in an organization making the difference in the life of scholars? Families send their children to U Prep because they recognize education is a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsive curriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to college and...
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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Why U Prep schools?  Families send their children to UPREP, one of Detroit's oldestand most prestigious charter school systems, because they recognize educationis a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsivecurriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to collegeand meaningful careers, fulfillment, and becoming ...
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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Why U Prep schools?  Families send their children to UPREP, one of Detroit's oldestand most prestigious charter school systems, because they recognize educationis a tool in shaping and changing lives and value the culturally responsivecurriculum and learning environments that set our scholars on a path to collegeand meaningful careers, fulfillment, and ...