YES Prep needs a dynamic teaching force, with a diverse set of experiences, to make our mission a reality. As a YES Prep Teacher, you will achieve jaw-dropping results, create pathways to opportunity for our students, build transformative relationships, and eliminate educational inequities to advance social justice. In doing so, you will demonstrate to the nation that if a system of schools in Houston can close the opportunity gap, then surely this model can be replicated across other cities in America.
Developing rigorous lessons in your specific content area in order to prepare your students for college and beyond while bridging gaps for marginalized communities.
Setting ambitious goals with your students and working alongside them to encourage and ensure they achieve those goals through frequent and consistent feedback.
Persisting in the face of challenges, learning from mistakes, and setting a strong example of character for your students.
Growing professionally in your craft of teaching by both receive and giving feedback on a consistent basis.
Building meaningful and long-lasting relationships with students, colleagues, and families.
Working on a team of teachers and leaders to provide consistency, support, and accountability to all students.
Conducting weekly tutorials outside of regular class day to provide additional instruction and support to students.
Additional duties as assigned.