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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Dean of Culture 19/20 SY

School Administration in Detroit, MI

Summary: Deans hold leadership positions within the schools and must share their colleagues’ commitment to achieving the mission of the school.  As a significant member of the leadership team and in close collaboration with the Principal, provide staff leadership on developing a strong, cohesive school culture: setting, communicating and enforcing a clear set of behavioral expectations; developing core formal and informal experiences which reinforce that intentional sch ...

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Music Teacher 2019/2020 SY

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit ...

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Assistant School Director - High School 19/20 SY

School Administration in Detroit, MI

Summary The Assistant School Director serves as lead support to the office of the School Director. The Assistant School Director is primarily responsible for supporting the instructional process with specific responsibility for directing assigned programs and services, implementing policies, implementing curriculum, supporting data-drive instruction, and observation and feedback, in order to promote the educational and social develop ...

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Elementary Paraprofessional Part-time 2018-2019

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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School Operations Manager 19/20 SY

School Administration in Detroit, MI

Summary: The School Operations Manager oversees all areas of school operations. As such, the Manager manages daily school operations, coordinates with the Central Management teams to ensure timely and thorough completion of projects and response to reporting and compliance matters, and helps develop and fully-execute the plans for the school in coordination with Central Management, district, and school-level leadership. In addition, the Manager is the primary trouble-s ...

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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

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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School Director (Principal) 19-20 SY

School Administration in Detroit, MI

Summary The School Director serves as lead instructor and culture czar and is responsible for facilitating the development and implementation of curriculum, programs, positive school culture and climate, policies, and budgets in order to promote the educational and social development of all students. The School Director also ensures the professional development of all staff members through observation and feedback.  Our mission is to prepare studen ...

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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 school. Candidate sho ...

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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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High School Social Studies Teacher

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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Reading Intervention Teacher - U Prep Schools

Middle School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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Chemistry Teacher- U Prep Schools

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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Middle School English Teacher

Middle School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit ...

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High School Spanish Teacher- U Prep Schools

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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Art Teacher 19/20 SY

Middle School Instruction in 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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Engineering Teacher

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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Special Education Teacher - U Prep Schools

Student Support Services in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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Computer Science Teacher

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit of ...

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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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High School Math Teacher- U Prep Schools

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit ...

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Elementary Apprentice Teacher

Detroit, MI

Summary The Apprentice Teacher position provides a unique opportunity for talented individuals with limited experience to explore the many aspects of teaching. This position will provide hands-on practice and the training necessary to become a successful full-time classroom teacher in a Detroit 90/90 school. Apprentice Teachers will have an opportunity to observe best practices in classroom instruction and education reform from experienced teachers an ...

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Elementary Teacher 2019/2020 SY

Elementary Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are de ...

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Middle School Teacher 2019/2020 School Year

Middle School Instruction in 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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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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Math Intervention Teacher High School

High School Instruction in 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. Our mission is to prepare students for success in life. If you are dedicated to a pursuit ...

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High School Teacher 2019/2020 School Year

High School Instruction in 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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