Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in working at TESG for a position not listed below, please email our Executive Director, Mrs. Tracy Shaw, tshaw@tesgk8.org.

General Education Teachers for 7/8th Grades:  

The General Education Teacher believes in the mission of TESG, to educate creative critically engaged citizens using an experiential curriculum that extends the classroom into the downtown Greensboro community. The General Education Teacher meets student academic learning goals through an instructional program that centers experiential education, design-based learning, and social justice. The General Education Teacher has strong collaboration skills and believes in community-based problem solving. The General Education Teacher designs integrated curriculum across disciplines to make learning engaging, relevant, and meaningful. The General Education Teacher fosters an inclusive environment for students of all abilities and develops a respectful and compassionate community of learners. 

  • Qualifications: minimum 4-year degree in education with a valid NC teaching license for the grade levels/subject teaching.
  • Duties: Establishes inclusive learning environment in collaboration with grade-level teachers, EC, and ESOL teachers; designs and implements experiential and design-based learning across content areas aligned with state standards and Teaching Tolerance social justice standards; integrates arts and culturally responsive teaching methods; creates student portfolios and assessment narratives; partners with families via conferences, written and verbal communication, and home visits (at the beginning of the year).

Preference given to candidates with dual certification in EC, ESOL or AIG. BIPOC and LGBTQ+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply for any position, please use the form here.

EC Teacher:

The Exceptional Children (EC) Teacher believes in the mission of TESG, to educate creative critically engaged citizens using an experiential curriculum that extends the classroom into the downtown Greensboro community. The EC Teacher meets the job expectations of the General Education Teacher and has specialized knowledge of the needs of children with dis/abilities. The EC Teacher has strong collaboration skills and believes in community-based problem solving. The EC Teacher is instrumental in the Individual Education Program (IEP) process, serves as case-manager, and navigates all legal and procedural expectations of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).

Qualifications: minimum 4-year degree in Specialized Education Services with certification and two years minimum experience in an elementary or middle school setting.

Duties:  Establishes inclusive learning environment in collaboration with General Education Teachers; collaborates with General Education Teachers to implement inclusive practices; case-management of IEP caseload, responsible for implementation of IEPs – meeting all requirements and ensuring appropriate services are delivered, monitored, and reported. Partners with families via IEP meetings, progress reports, written and verbal communication, and home visits (at the beginning of the year).

BIPOC and LGBTQ+ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply for any position, please use the form here.

Substitute Teachers

We always need folks on our substitute list. If you are interested in applying to serve as a substitute teacher for TESG, please send a cover letter and resume to Angel Biegert at abiegert@tesgk8.org

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