Heketi Community Charter School – A small, public charter elementary school in the Bronx is Hiring!

Heketi seeks experienced teachers interested in joining a team of dedicated educators. We are looking for experienced and credentialed teachers interested in teaching, student advising, and exercising a leadership/mentorship role.

Our mission and values have informed every element of design – curriculum, assessment, and climate. With this ONE focus, we aim to shift a paradigm and provide a solution that will continue to shape the image of the South Bronx and someday reach beyond the Bronx.

From this core focus, we have built our key design elements:

  • Investment in social-emotional support
  • Kindergarten through 5th Grade Dual-Language model
  • Hands-on, project-based learning that includes community-based work and culturally relevant curriculum planning
  • ELA and Math workshop models
  • Teaching for social justice
  • Relentless commitment to high expectations for all


  • Competitive, with health, sick, and retirement benefits
  • Stipends available for leadership/administrative responsibilities


  • Send your resumé and cover letter, including salary requirements to: jobs@heketi.org