Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022
Position Title: Curriculum Leader – Social Studies
Location: Fisher Building
Salary Range: $88,400 – $98,800
Reports to: Senior Director of K-12 Social Studies
Bargaining Unit: OSAS
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Position Funding: This position is funded through a specialized grant from the Jordan Brand, a division of Nike. The position will expire on June 30, 2025 and is not guaranteed to be funded beyond that date. Prior to the expiration of the funding, your employment with the District will be non-renewed unless you are offered a funded position for the following fiscal year.
Curriculum Leaders are critical members of the Curriculum and Instruction team. For this position, the Social Studies Curriculum Leader will support the development, implementation, and growth of a Personal Finance elective course in our high schools. The Social Studies Curriculum Leader will spend time developing curriculum guidance using our new Personal Finance curriculum, support the implementation of that curriculum through school support with teachers, and work to expand the elective to all of our high schools’ district wide.
support school staff to implement DPSCD’s vision for excellent instruction through the instructional framework.
engage families as partners in students’ success.
If you are a current Detroit Public Schools Community District employee, you do not have to submit to a new security clearance, unless your new role requires a different type of criminal background check.
In alignment with Michigan law, if you are hired to fill a position, you will be required to submit to a Detroit Public Schools Community District criminal background check. Information regarding required background checks will be shared at point of hire.
Method of Application:
Applicants must apply through the online application system. Only applications submitted through the online application system will be considered for any posted position and all applications require a resume to be considered.
Successful candidates are required to submit official transcript(s) at point of offer to hire. Teaching service outside of the Detroit Public Schools Community District must be verified by the applicant's prior employer(s) prior to hire. It is the applicant's responsibility to provide all documentation (including copies) as requested.
Applicants requesting assistance during the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources via email at [email protected] or phone at (313) 873-6897.
DPSCD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, religion, height, weight, citizenship, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admissions opportunities. Contact the Civil Rights Coordinator for more information at (313) 240-4377 or detroitk12.org/compliance.