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.

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Part Time-Cafeteria Worker U Prep Schools

Food Service in Detroit, MI

Summary: The school cafeteria workers will provide 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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Middle School Guidance Counselor

School Administration in Detroit, MI

Summary: The Guidance Counselor is primarily responsible for guiding and advocating for students in the domain 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 school. Cand ...

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Football Coach-Quaterback

Athletics in Detroit, MI

JOB SUMMARY : This position is responsible for coaching the quarterback 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.  Follows and maintains ...

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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 th ...

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Part Time Paraprofessional - Middle School-20/21 SY

Middle School Instruction 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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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 t ...

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Art Teacher U Prep

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 incre ...

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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 af ...

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Digital Media Teacher- Middle School

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 ...

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School Social Worker

Student Support Services in Detroit, MI

Summary: The School Social Worker is primarily responsible for supporting the social, psychological, biological, and academic development of the students. The School Social Worker provides biological, psychological, and sociological assessment information for individual students; coordinates with all members of the educational community to develop and implement intervention strategies that address various student needs; and helps promote a healthy, safe, and caring e ...

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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 a ...

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Elementary Teacher 2020/2021 School Year

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 three y ...

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High School Teachers 2020/2021 School Year U Prep

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 t ...

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High School English Teacher - 20/21 SY

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 af ...

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Middle School Teacher 2020/2021 School Year U Prep

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 incre ...

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Secondary Physical Education 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 th ...

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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 y ...

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Chemistry Teacher- U Prep Schools

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 ...

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Elementary Part Time Paraprofessional-20/21 SY

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-Part Time

Maintenance/Custodial in 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 ...

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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 ...

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Math Interventionist U Prep High School

High School Instruction in Detroit, MI

Summary The Math Interventionist analyze assessment data and provide “real time” push-in and pull-out research-based interventions in the area of math and problem solving to students that are currently below grade level.  U Prep Perks: $4,000 longevity salary increase after three years for all teachers Attendance and Core Value Bonuses  50% - 80% tuition paid for masters through GVSU< ...

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High School Math Teacher U Prep

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 t ...

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Speech Therapist (Part time or Full time)

Student Support Services 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 sch ...

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Elementary Teacher U Prep

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 t ...

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Middle School Science Teacher U Prep

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 ...

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