WaterlooRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Waterloo jobs

Recent Grads - Become a Teacher (Teach for America Corps)

Company: Teach For America
Location: Waterloo
Posted on: November 30, 2019

Job Description:

Teach For America works in 51 communities (regions) across the country. After attending your interview, you'll have the opportunity to choose and rank 10 regions where you prefer to teach.

In joining Teach For America, you will have the privileged and unique opportunity to inspire and impact the education of young children by working as a full-time salaried Teacher in a low-income community within the US. Each year, thousands of diverse leaders across the country - from recent college graduates to working professionals in the public or private sector - use their leadership skills, experience and passion for profound social impact and social change as a Teach For America Corps Member.
Our network of corps members teach for a minimum of two-years at the preschool, elementary, middle or high school level and across one or more subjects including (but not limited to): science, math, computer science, STEM, humanities, language arts, English, reading, special education, Spanish/bilingual education, ESL, history, social students and more.
At Teach For America, we value diverse leadership experiences and skills like yours because it plays a vital role in ensuring that all kids receive a quality and excellent education and have an opportunity to achieve their full potential.

What You'll Do
Throughout your two-year commitment, you will work in partnership with parents and other educators to set ambitious goals for your students and support them on their journey, while reimagining education and your role as a leader and partner in the classroom, community and beyond.
With TFA's formal and high-quality training, unparalleled support network, ongoing coaching, mentorship and leadership development, you will be equipped to have a profound and measurable impact on the academic and personal growth of your students.

Where You Will Teach
Teach For America works in 51 communities across the country, from urban to rural, from New York to Hawaii to South Dakota to the Rio Grande Valley (and quite possibly the community you are located in today).

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits (e.g., medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, life insurance, retirement plans etc.).
  • Intensive corps member training and classroom preparation.
  • Accelerated professional development and leadership opportunities.
  • Access to a vast network of TFA alumni leaders across multiple fields and sectors- educators, socially conscious CEOs, tech entrepreneurs, doctors, and many more.
  • Connections to top graduate schools and employers (who actively pursue TFA alumni), after successfully completing your two-year commitment.
  • An opportunity to inspire, impact and make a difference in the lives of children every day. Minimum Requirements
    • Minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher
    • Bachelor's degree or higher
    • Must be a citizen, national, or legal resident of the United States or have DACA status While a background in education is not a prerequisite for you to apply, you will be required to complete any necessary steps to become highly qualified in the subject(s) you will teach. You also may be required to work towards a full teaching certification during your two-year commitment.
      Who We Are
      We are Leaders. Educators. Mentors. Entrepreneurs. Community Members. Changemakers. Together, we see the potential in every student in this country-no matter what.
      Teach For America is a national network of diverse leaders working in partnership with local communities across the country to expand educational opportunity for children. For almost 30 years, Teach For America has recruited outstanding leaders to become TFA "corps members" who commit to teaching for two years in a low-income community, where they experience both the joys and challenges of expanding opportunities for kids. Today, Teach For America is a force of nearly 60,000 alumni and corps members committed to reimagining education and realizing the day when every child has an equal opportunity to learn, grow, influence and lead . For more information, visit teachforamerica.org and follow us on Facebook , Twitter , and LinkedIn .
      Click Apply to take the first steps toward an impactful and meaningful career.

Keywords: Teach For America, Waterloo , Recent Grads - Become a Teacher (Teach for America Corps), Education / Teaching , Waterloo, Iowa

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Education / Teaching Jobs


Assistant Professor of Chemistry
Description: Title: Assistant Professor of Chemistry - Description: The Chemistry Department at Drake University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position, beginning
Company: Drake University
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Description: Title: Assistant Professor of Anthropology - Description: Assistant professor, cultural anthropology, tenure track, start August 2020. The interdisciplinary Department for the Study of Culture (more...)
Company: Drake University
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Child Care Teacher Positions-Ames
Description: Do work that matters at a company that offers more br br Join the incredible teaching teams of Bright Horizons at one of our Ames locations. br br EAGLE S LOFT EARLY LEARNING CENTER MANAGED BY (more...)
Company: Bright Horizons Children's Centers
Location: Ames
Posted on: 12/15/2019


Assistant Professor of History
Description: Title: Assistant Professor of History - Description: The Department of History at Drake University seeks a dedicated teacher-scholar with expertise in the history of race in the United States to (more...)
Company: Drake University
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Adjunct Clinical Instructor
Description: Adjunct Clinical InstructorPosting ID DepartmentDentistry Administration/College of DentistryJobcodeAdjunct Clinical InstructorWorking TitleAdjunct Clinical InstructorDetailsAdjunct Clinical Faculty (more...)
Company: The University of Iowa
Location: Iowa City
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Assistant Professor of Advertising
Description: Title: Assistant Professor of Advertising - Description: The Drake School of Journalism and Mass Communication invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-track position of assistant professor (more...)
Company: Drake University
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Principal
Description: The WCSD is seeking candidates for the position of Principal at Lincoln Elementary School. 13 br Lincoln Elementary
Company: Waterloo Community Schools
Location: Waterloo
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Principal Technical Project Manager - Mission Systems
Description: Date Posted:2019-06-11-07:00Country:United States of AmericaLocation:HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, 52 USACollins Aerospace Mission Systems Integrated Solutions for Engineering (more...)
Company: Collins Aerospace
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: 12/15/2019

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Occupational Therapy
Description: Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Occupational Therapy - Description: Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences invites applications for (more...)
Company: Drake University
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Assistant Professor of Applied Behavior Analysis
Description: Title: Assistant Professor of Applied Behavior Analysis - Description: Pending funding, the newly developed Applied Behavior Analysis ABA program at Drake University invites applications for (more...)
Company: Drake University
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: 12/14/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Iowa jobs by following @recnetIA on Twitter!

Waterloo RSS job feeds