Rooted School

About Rooted School

Our Why:

  • Our Mission:
    • We exist to provide our students personal pathways to financial freedom.
  • Our Values:
    • Growth: We push ourselves to grow at all times.
    • Preparation: We are prepared.
    • Hospitality: We put people first.
    • Excellence: We push the limits of what’s possible.
    • Community: We never forget where we come from.

Our Look Fors:

  • We want teammates who demonstrate a passion for and commitment to Rooted's mission

  • We want teammates who have an unwavering commitment to radical transparency and radical open-mindedness (that, regardless of how much you know about something, you could be wrong)

  • We want teammates who thrive in a startup environment (comfort with frequent, focused change and ambiguity + strong initiative)

  • We want teammates who have at least three years of English teaching experience in upper-middle school and/or high school in a low-income or high needs population with a track record of outstanding academic results

  • We want teammates who exhibit an exceptional ability to execute at a high level in the classroom while concurrently building secure attachments with students

  • We want teammates who are deeply invested in restorative practices and masters of classroom management

  • We want teammates who have knowledge of project-based learning in English (preferred)

  • We want teammates who have experience in school(s) which rely heavily on project-based learning as a means to develop content knowledge and skills (preferred)

  • We want teammates who have experience in school(s) which rely heavily on digital curriculum as a means to develop basic content knowledge and skills (preferred)

  • We want teammates who are committed to researching and remaining abreast of best instructional practices that may advance our mission

01/20/2023
Rooted School
Tech Coach Deadline: The position will be open until filled. In your role, you will work in step with our instructional team to co-create our school-wide vision for our technology program (grades 9-12) and execute the curriculum to bring that vision to reality. Above all, you will help us determine how we will fulfill the Rooted Promise . This might not work. It might not be fun. I hope you’ll do it anyway. Our Look Fors: We want teammates who demonstrate a passion for and commitment to Rooted's mission We want teammates who have an unwavering commitment to radical transparency and radical open-mindedness (that, regardless of how much you know about something, you could be wrong) We want teammates who thrive in a startup environment (mainly comfort with change and ambiguity, strong initiative) We want teammates who have at least three years' teaching experience in upper-middle school and/or high school in a low-income...
06/10/2022
Rooted School
Deadline: We will accept applications until May 31, 2022 In your role, you will be a lead executor of providing differentiated supports to our students with exceptional learning and behavioral needs. As one of our Special Educators, you will work in step with our instructional team to fulfill our school-wide vision for grades 9-12 and respond urgently and effectively to student needs to bring that vision to reality. Above all, you will help us determine how we will fulfill the Rooted Promise . This might not work. It might not be fun. I hope you’ll do it anyway. Our Look Fors: We want teammates who demonstrate a passion for and commitment to Rooted's mission We want teammates who have an unwavering commitment to radical transparency and radical open-mindedness (that, regardless of how much you know about something, you could be wrong) We want teammates who thrive in a startup environment (mainly comfort with change and...