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. New hires will start ASAP and have the chance to return again with us in the Fall when we expect to be back 100% for in person learning.  Families send their children to U Prep ...
Detroit, MI
Secretarial/Clerical
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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 ...

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 Service Assistant serves as a primary ...
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
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 ...

Elementary Teacher (21-22)

Elementary Instruction
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. <...

Middle School Science Teacher (21-22)

Middle School Instruction
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 ...

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
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 ...

High School Teachers

High School Instruction
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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U Prep teachers are responsible for implementing curriculum, maintain a positive classroom culture, using assessments to drive instructional practice, using district resources in an efficient and responsible manner, contributing to the educational and development of all students, and participating in the professional development of the learning community.  U Prep ...

Middle School Teacher

Middle School Instruction
Detroit, MI
Middle School Instruction
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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 ...
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
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 --...

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. If this sounds like a position that fits your background and you are ...

Substitute Teacher

Substitute Teachers
Detroit, MI
Substitute Teachers
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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 ...

High School Math Interventionist

High School Instruction
Detroit, MI
High School Instruction
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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 ...

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 ...
Detroit, MI
School Administration
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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
Paraprofessional
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The special education paraprofessional works under the direction of one or more teachers to procide behavioral and academic support to a student within the general education setting.  ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Provide behavioral and academic support based on student Individualized Education Plan (IEP) Maintain daily documentation logs ...