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 Henry Ford Academy; 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.

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Music Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Paraprofessionals- U Prep Schools 19-20 SY

Paraprofessional in 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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Elementary Paraprofessional Part-time 2019-2020

Paraprofessional in Detroit, MI

Summary: U Prep Paraprofessionals are responsible for assisting the classroom teacher in the educational and social development of all of 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 --we are looking for U. Our mission:  to give students the courage to pursue a future full of possibilities. ...

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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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Part Time-Cafeteria Worker U Prep Schools 19-20 SY

Food Service in Detroit, MI

Summary: The school cafeteria workers will provides a safe environment for the students during the breakfast and/or lunch periods while maintaining the established culture of the school. Hours and Compensation: Days: Monday through Friday  Part time hours: Hours can vary as they can include morning hours depending on the location you are assigned to Starting pay is $10.00/hr <...

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Guidance Counselor

School Administration in Detroit, MI

Summary: The Guidance Counselor is primarily responsible for guiding and advocating for students in the domains of Academic Development, Personal/Social Development, and Career Development. Further, the counselor must be committed to distributed leadership, actively participate in a professional learning community and embrace families and the community to achieve a common outcome for the student achievement in a s ...

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Receptionist- U Prep Schools

Secretarial/Clerical in 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 three public charter school districts; Un ...

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Middle School Science Teacher

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Middle School Spanish Teacher

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase afte ...

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Middle School Social Studies Teacher

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Restorative Practice Practitioner

Student Support Services in Detroit, MI

Summary: The Restorative Practice Practitioner is responsible for providing a safe space for students and staff to resolve conflict, providing techniques and best practices to ensure that all person-to-person interactions are respectful and productive, contributing to development of our school culture, and participating in all pertinent professional development Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of excellence both in yourself and ...

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High School Social Studies Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years f ...

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Elementary Physical Education Teacher

Elementary Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after th ...

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Reading Intervention Teacher - U Prep Schools

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Middle School English Teacher

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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High School Spanish Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years f ...

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Art Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after ...

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Middle School Math Teacher

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years f ...

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Engineering Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Special Education Teacher - U Prep Schools

Student Support Services in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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High School English Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years f ...

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Secondary Physical Education Teacher

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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High School Softball Coach

Athletics in Detroit, MI

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, sportsmanship and teamwork in athletics. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES : Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in this position perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may be assigned. 1.    Follows and maintains knowledge of all Distri ...

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Computer Programming Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Lead Custodian

Detroit, MI

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; • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal; • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.; ...

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Substitute Teacher

Substitute Teachers in Detroit, MI

U Prep Schools is recruiting a passionate, invested individual to join our team as a Substitute Teacher.  Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. 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 i ...

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Mentor

Middle School Instruction in Detroit, MI

Responsible for the safety andwell-being of students, school facilities and maintenance of positiverelationships with Taubman Security team   ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: •Superviseand monitor the interior and exterior of the University Prep Art and Design portion of the A. AlfredTaubman Center for Design Education before after school to ensure the safetyand welfare of students and to ensure the security of school facilities andassets. •Ensurethat students not involved in ...

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High School Math Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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Chess Coach

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY:  Responsible for advising and overseeing the activities of the chess team. The chess team is open to any academically qualified student.  To provide an avenue for students to enhance their understanding of chess and to compete with other schools. The Chess Team holds frequent matches to prepare for state-wide tournaments which are held throughout the school year.    Essential functions of the job may include but are not limited to the following ...

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Elementary Teacher

Elementary Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after th ...

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Instructional Coach 19/20 SY

School Administration in 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 also be responsible for leading professional dev ...

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Information Technology Support Specialist

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; University Preparator ...

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Uprep Schools Varsity Volleyball Caoch

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible forcoaching and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achievea high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, sportsmanshipand teamwork in athletics.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in thisposition perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may beassigned.   1.     Fol ...

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UPrep District Cheer Coach

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible forcoaching and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achievea high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, sportsmanshipand teamwork in athletics.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in thisposition perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may beassigned.   1.     Fol ...

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UPrep District Girls Basketball Coach

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible forcoaching and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achievea high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, sportsmanshipand teamwork in athletics.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in thisposition perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may beassigned.   1.     Fol ...

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UPrep District Varsity Track Coach

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible forcoaching and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achievea high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, sportsmanshipand teamwork in athletics.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in thisposition perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may beassigned.   1.     Fol ...

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High School Science Teacher

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

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. U Prep Perks: Small class sizes $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for a ...

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UPrep District Varsity Soccer Coach

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible forcoaching and providing direction to student athletes so that they might achievea high level of skill as well as an appreciation for discipline, sportsmanshipand teamwork in athletics.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :Essential duties of this position include the following. Employees in thisposition perform some or all of the following tasks. Other duties may beassigned.   1.     Fol ...

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