Who We Want
In Western Massachusetts, we’re building thriving schools one teacher at a time. Our teachers must be:
Our teachers thrive in challenging environments and are empowered to introduce new and innovative teaching techniques.
Our teachers know how difficult it can be to improve student outcomes. They have the perseverance to overcome challenges while remaining fiercely committed to success for all students.
Our teachers thrive on feedback, are aware of their own strengths and growth areas, and are committed to continual improvement.
Our teachers collaborate effectively with colleagues, build supportive and dynamic school communities, and uphold high expectations for all.
Our teachers recognize that diversity makes our schools stronger and deeply value the range of backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives that all of our students and colleagues bring to the classroom. They work hard to create inclusive and safe learning environments in their schools and classrooms for all students.
We're looking for high-quality teachers who will be the best fit for our schools, regardless of licensure status. Prior teaching experience is preferred but not required. All Teach Western Mass teaching candidates must:
- Meet all legal requirements to work in the United States.
- Pass a criminal background check, drug test, and TB test before the start of school.