Careers & Partnerships
We’re proud to partner with an array of change makers and partner organizations to provide our alumni with opportunities to pursue careers in education, public service, and other related fields.
Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, & Dallas, TX
Urban Teachers + Jumpstart = Great Teachers
Urban Teachers strongly encourages Jumpstart alums to apply to Urban Teachers to launch their career in teaching. Urban Teachers offers a residency and a master’s in partnership with Johns Hopkins University School of Education in Dallas/Fort Worth, Baltimore, and Washington, DC. Jumpstart Corps members and alums are considered VIPs at Urban Teachers. Because of your great Jumpstart experience, you get an accelerated selection process.
Urban Teachers recruiters are happy to talk to you in person or by phone. Email Sara.Canter@urbanteachers.org with your location and we will connect you!
Teach for America
Teach For America works in partnership with communities to expand educational opportunity for children facing the challenges of poverty. Founded in 1990, Teach For America seeks the most promising leaders of this generation early in their careers who have demonstrated the values and leadership necessary to make systemic change. Our diverse, outstanding corps members make an initial two-year commitment to teach in high-need schools and have a profound impact on their students. Their classroom leadership becomes the foundation for long-term leadership. Through these two years, corps members gain context, clarity, and conviction to lead a life of impact from any sector or field they choose. Beyond their two years, corps members become part of a network of over 50,000 leaders working together across sectors to shape the political, economic, and social future of our nation. For more information, visit www.teachforamerica.org
For more information, please email Jennifer Monson at Jennifer.Monson@teachforamerica.org.
Bright Horizons & Jumpstart Early Childhood Teaching Program
Atlanta, Boston, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco/Bay Area, & Seattle
Jumpstart is proud to partner with Bright Horizons to bring our alumni an exclusive opportunity to extend their early childhood education experience by becoming full-time teachers. Alumni will have the opportunity to put the skills they have learned at Jumpstart to use from day one, turning their passion for working with children into a paid career.
Other Job Opportunities
Urban Teachers is looking for great future teachers for its rigorous teacher preparation program in DC, Dallas and Baltimore starting this June 2019. With Urban Teachers, you get a 15
DC, MA, MD, MO, and VA The Literacy Lab’s mission is to provide low-income children with individualized reading instruction to improve their literacy skills, leading to greater success in school and
Interested in becoming a lead teacher? Join Match Education based in Boston, Massachusetts as a Match Associate Teacher for the 2019-2020 academic year! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and
Following Your Passion After Jumpstart Service: New York City — Webinar Thursday, January 24, 2019, at 4pm EST How has your Jumpstart service prepared you to become a champion of early
Urban Teachers would love to prepare you for your teaching career. They’ve created a special application deadline for Jumpstart corps members for Friday, December 21, 2018. By applying by this
Jessica Cisneros is a K-1 Lead teacher at Two Rivers Public Charter School in DC and Jumpstart alum from George Washington University. She has been teaching for over 5 years
Galileo hiring Jumpstart alums now for Summer Program Directors in SoCal and Chicagoland Receive excellent professional development and management experience as you create and lead your own hub of innovation and
Tomorrow Needs YOU. Join Us! Your experience with Jumpstart demonstrates your passion for impacting the future, and Bright Horizons® invites you to consider how a career in early childhood could be
FAO Schwarz Fellowship Opportunity! The FAO Schwarz Fellowship is an intensive, transformative two-year experience in the world of social impact designed to develop your knowledge and leadership abilities. Learn more about
In case you missed it, Jumpstart hosted a webinar for members and alumni to learn more about Urban Teachers, a teacher prep program. On the webinar we heard from Dionn