Equity Education
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • $44K plus, based on experience
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full medical, dental & vision benefits (employer pays 80% of premium), $250 wellness reimbursement

JOB TITLE: Grades 3-8 Interventionist


REPORTS TO: Principal/Director of Academics



EQUITY Public Schools

Detroit Leadership Academy Elementary K-5 www.dlachampion.org

Detroit Leadership Academy Middle/High School 6-12  www.dlachampion.org

Detroit Innovation Academy K-8 www.diachampion.org

Detroit Delta Preparatory Academy 9-12 www.detroitdeltaprep.org/

Detroit Collegiate High School 9-12 www.detroitcollegiate.org


Why Join EQ?

At EQUITY, we believe that creating and sustaining excellent and equitable schools for all children is the most critical issue today and that high-quality education is the only way to change the life trajectory and outcomes for kids. We are relentless in our pursuit and refuse to accept anything less than remarkable schools for our kids, regardless of their zip code.

We know the most effective way to make lasting change in schools is by recruiting, developing, and retaining strong people who are committed to their own development and to our belief that all students have the potential to be remarkable. As a values-driven organization, we seek talent whose values align with ours: empathy, relentless pursuit of quality, embracing the unconventional, taking initiative, tenacity, and commitment to teamwork.

The mission of EQUITY Education is to build a system of remarkable neighborhood schools for traditionally underserved students by manifesting potential.

EQUITY believes that access to a remarkable education is the most fundamental social justice issue today. As an organization, we aim to ensure access to the type of high quality education that grants students success in college and life as we work to dismantle systemic educational inequities.

EQUITY is a steadily growing organization. Student enrollment has increased from 900 students in 2014 to over 1,400 students in 2018. Because of our rapid growth, we need YOU!

We offer one of the most comprehensive compensation and benefits packages in the city of Detroit. EQUITY employees earn competitive salaries and a robust benefits package, including:

  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Healthcare PPO including vision and dental with employer covering 80%
  • 401K with match options
  • Free Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Free Basic Life Insurance
  • Free Basic AD&D
  • Supplemental insurance plans available
  • Wellness benefits
  • Free State Continuing Education Clock Hours offered
  • Paid time off, varying by role
  • Career development opportunities
  • Performance Bonuses

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking professionals who operate with empathy and will settle for nothing less than what is best for their students. Professionals with a passion for urban education and the city of Detroit that align best with our needs and goals. Our top performers are focused on building positive relationships with students and families and are driven by data and student outcomes.


What are the major job responsibilities?

 She/He facilitates teaching and learning in all settings: whole class, small group, and one-on-one.

At EQUITY, our stance on intervention is that all students require targeted, data-informed instruction to grow from where they are to their highest level of potential. As such, every student participates in the intervention class. A successful employee is a consummate professional, upholding the mission, goals, and objectives of the organization.


Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Use student data to effectively plan for instruction
  • Facilitate effective teaching and learning activities based on the district mandated curriculum
  • Facilitate ongoing formative and other student assessments and revise teaching and learning activities, as needed.
  • Use technology to promote and assess student learning and to communicate with students, colleagues, parents and families.
  • Collaborate in grade-level teacher inquiry teams to case conference, and design interventions and modifications to support individual students.
  • Participate in a professional development learning community and individual growth plan.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by manager.

What are the required qualifications?

  • Bachelor's degree in education or equivalent
  • Certified to teach in the state of Michigan, preferred
  • Highly qualified in English (BA) or Math (EX)
  • Experience with working in diverse, low-income communities; sensitivity to and awareness of the needs of culturally diverse urban adolescents and families
  • Outstanding organizational skills and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Commitment to the belief that all students can succeed
  • Growth mindset and a willingness to do whatever is necessary to ensure success for all students across the network of schools
  • Experience and demonstrated success in designing and executing interventions for struggling students
  • Experience and success in supporting families
  • Possess the desire and willingness to develop own skill set
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain constructive group relationships



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