Nov 28, 2018

Math/Science Teacher - Cutting Edge Charter School

  • Old Redford Academy
  • Old Redford Academy - High School
Full time Teacher - Middle School Teacher - High School

Job Description

Old Redford Academy is a pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade charter school district with more than 1800 students proudly serving families in the comeback city…. Detroit. This twenty-year-old organization is looking for unique urban education reformers with an unyielding commitment to excellence. Our professional educators will ensure Old Redford Academy scholars attain the academic outcomes and character skills that will allow them to become college and career ready. If you are an educator who never underestimates the potential of the children in front of you or your power to influence them, we invite you to join our professional learning community.

What You’ll Do

  • Act as a brand ambassador committed to and promoting the vision and mission of Old Redford Academy
  • Join a team of urban educators who are committed and equipped to close the achievement gap
  • Create, monitor, and maintain a disciplined school and staff culture of high academic and behavioral standards
  • Differentiate instruction to address multiple learning styles and the mixed-abilities of scholars
  • Plan and implement the Academy’s rigorous college preparatory curriculum which is aligned with Common Core and the State of Michigan standards
  • Actively participate in targeted professional development and collaborative planning sessions
  • Be committed to continuously improving your instructional practices through coaching sessions, walkthroughs, data-driven reflection, and feedback
  • Have high expectations for learners, teaching them on grade level with the goal of their achieving mastery of the standards
  • Encourage scholars to become self-directed learners
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with the parents/guardians of scholars
  • Strengthen the passion and joy that led you into teaching


  • Bachelor’s Degree (Required)
  • Valid MDE teacher certification in the appropriate content area (Required)
  • Minimum of one year of teaching experience  (Preferred)


  • Highly competitive compensation
  • $1500.00 signing bonus
  • Medical Plan
  • Vision and Dental Plan
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Full and Part-Time Positions Available
  • Job Share Opportunities

The Academy believes in the principle and practice of affording all individuals who have the necessary qualifications an equal employment opportunity. It is committed to ensuring that personnel actions are administered in compliance with federal, state, and local laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, veteran status and any other characteristics protected by law. All personnel actions and programs will be administered without regard to any of the foregoing factors, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotions, transfers, compensation, benefits, demotions, and terminations.





Level of Education

4 Year Degree

Citizenship Required


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