$56,000 – $102,000 a year
Google Suite: 1 year (Preferred)
Rainier Prep is a rigorous college preparatory 5th – 8th public charter school located on the border of South Seattle and Burien, WA. We believe in the inherent capacity of every student to succeed in a college prep environment. Rainier Prep is achieving radically diﬀerent outcomes for students who historically have experienced the most obstacles to college degrees and representation in leadership positions. Although state tests don’t represent all that our amazing students are capable of, we are proud to share that on the most recent state Smarter Balanced assessments, Black and Latinx students at Rainier Prep performed at two times the proﬁciency rate in both math and science compared to their district peers, while also achieving a greater percentage of high growth year over year.
STAFF WE SEEK:
At Rainier Prep, we believe that teachers are the cornerstone of creating an exceptional school. Teachers at Rainier Prep are collaborative, adaptable team members who are instrumental in creating, modeling, and sustaining a culture of high expectations, rigorous learning, curiosity, hard work, and family engagement. Applicants need to be deeply motivated to provide the best educational experience possible for our community. Rainier Prep staﬀ are expected to be creative in building new programs, as well as solutions-oriented in addressing the challenges that inevitably arise in a school setting. We model a growth mindset and foster continuous learning in students, families, and colleagues. Black, Indigenous, and people of color are strongly encouraged to apply!
Establish Strong Classroom and School Culture:
Deliver Excellent Results:
Lead a Student Advisory Group:
Collaborate with Colleagues:
1. Bachelor’s degree
2. Culturally competent and responsive instruction with diverse students and families, a commitment for advocating for all children, and experience working with students from diverse backgrounds
3. Excellent relationship-building and communication skills with adults and students alike
4. Excellent technology skills including collaborative platforms, Google, Word, Excel, slides and video conferencing.
5. Ability to multitask in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
6. Ability to work independently and as a team member
1. Fluent in Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese, or Amharic
2. A valid teaching certiﬁcate or a willingness to obtain a valid teaching certiﬁcate*
3. A Bachelor’s Degree
4. 2 years teaching experience
5. Experience in a high-performing school that is signiﬁcantly outperforming its neighboring schools
Salary depends on full-time years of classroom teaching experience and level of education, and ranges from $56,000-$102,000. School vacations/holidays + beneﬁts such as health, dental and vision insurance, and retirement will be included.
Start Date is dependent on certiﬁcated experience at time of hire. The 2022-2023 school year begins August 1st, 2022.
Go to www.rainierprep.org/careers and follow the instructions to apply. Rainier Prep will invite selected candidates for interviews. The selection process will continue until the position is ﬁlled. Hiring is contingent upon successful completion of employment and certiﬁcation veriﬁcation, ﬁngerprinting, etc.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMITMENT:
Rainier Prep is an equal opportunity employer, and thus affords equal employment and advancement opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, medical condition, or any other classification that is protected under applicable local, state or federal law.
Rainier Prep will provide equal educational opportunity and treatment for all students in all aspects of the academic and activities program without discrimination based on race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, honorably-discharged veteran or military status, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, marital status, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. Rainier Prep will provide equal access to school facilities to the Boy Scouts of America and all other designated youth groups listed in Title 36 of the United States Code as a patriotic society. Rainier Prep programs will be free from sexual harassment. Auxiliary aids and services will be provided upon request to individuals with disabilities. The below listed compliance officers have been elected to handle questions, comments, and complaints of alleged discrimination. They are available at 10211
12th Ave S. Seattle, WA 98168 or by phone at (206) 494-5979
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $56,000.00 – $102,000.00 per year
Rainier Prep follows all WA State recommended guidelines for schools according to guidance from the CDC and Federal mandates.
Work Location: One location