The Jalen Rose Leadership Academy seeks dynamic and innovative staff to be a part of our “Break the Mold School” committed to developing students, staff and community members as future leaders in the city of Detroit. JRLA seeks talented individuals to join us in a variety of roles, from classroom teachers to administrators, and we are always accepting resumes. All JRLA teaching and administrative positions are reviewed on an ongoing basis allowing only the “best and the brightest” to serve as leaders to our students. Currently, we are looking for the following:
- Science Teacher
- Social Studies
- English Language Arts
- Counselor/College Readiness Coach
- Current secondary teaching certificate, or 90-day letter, for the state of Michigan.
- Preference to those who are secondary certified in more than one content area, including Special Education.
How to Apply:
Please submit your resume along with a cover letter detailing the position you are applying for and explaining how and why your skill set matches the mission and vision of the Academy as noted on our website; along with a copy of your valid teaching certificate or 90-day letter and contact information for at least three references (name, phone number & email) in the field of education. The interview process involves teaching a sample lesson. Please email your submission to the attention of:
Executive Director, Operation Graduation
Jalen Rose Leadership Academy
We are looking for volunteer math and English tutors on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30pm to work with our students on a consistent basis.
JRLA has a limited amount of Administrative Leadership Internships available as well as opportunities for student teaching (must be registered at a university and receiving college credits). Volunteer opportunities are also available for people interested in entering the teaching profession.
If you are interested in volunteering or an internship, please email your request to email@example.com. We are a small school with a big program… you can help us make a difference and we look forward to hearing from you!