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

05/16/2023
Full time
Rooted School
Assistant Director of School Environment Deadline: Until Filled The Opportunity: Rooted School New Orleans launched in 2017 and is the flagship school within the Rooted School Network. Since then, Rooted New Orleans has been recognized twice by the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools for its “Most Innovative” charter school in the state and is recognized as 1 of 232 “Most Innovative” public schools in the U.S. by the Canopy Project stewarded by Transcend Education, Center for Reinventing Public Education.  Greater New Orleans has continued to emerge and grow in a post-COVID environment and high-wage, high-demand industry sectors are investing in new technologies and are experiencing an evolution that is creating new career pathways for youth. Now, more than ever, we will be aligning our efforts to increase pathways to upward mobility by offering a broad range of Industry Recognized Credentials, robust dual credit...
05/16/2023
Part time
Rooted School
Deadline: Until Filled The Opportunity: Rooted School New Orleans launched in 2017 and is the flagship school within the Rooted School Network. Since then, Rooted New Orleans has been recognized twice by the Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools for its “Most Innovative” charter school in the state and is recognized as 1 of 232 “Most Innovative” public schools in the U.S. by the Canopy Project stewarded by Transcend Education, Center for Reinventing Public Education.  Greater New Orleans has continued to emerge and grow in a post-COVID environment and high-wage, high-demand industry sectors are investing in new technologies and are experiencing an evolution that is creating new career pathways for youth. Now, more than ever, we will be aligning our efforts to increase pathways to upward mobility by offering a broad range of Industry Recognized Credentials, robust dual credit opportunities with SUNO, and anchoring our four-year...
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...