New Teacher Coach (RISE, 2022-2023)


Position: New Teacher Coach

Reports to: Assistant Principal of Instruction

Location: RISE High School

Status: Full time, In-Person, Exempt Position

Salary: $50,000 to $74,000

STRIVE Prep is a Denver-based community of public charter schools that challenges every student to strive for college and thrive throughout life by helping them to discover and develop the knowledge, skills and confidence necessary to succeed in college and beyond. We encourage you to read our 2021 Impact Report and learn more about what a career at STRIVE Prep is like here.

We seek dedicated educators that live STRIVE Prep's core values of achievement, justice, & perseverance every day and are committed to growing as an anti-racist educator.


New Teacher Coaches play a critical role in STRIVE Prep's commitment to increase achievement for all students by mentoring, coaching, and supporting teachers schools with planning and executing on culturally responsive lessons, while leveraging high impact data and instructional strategies.


  • Work side-by-side with teachers across the campus to improve student learning outcomes
  • Spend at least 85% of their time engaged in job-embedded coaching and development through teaching, modeling and insisting on best instructional and data practices
  • Analyze student work and data alongside new teachers in order to craft targeted, and timely re-teach plans
  • Build safe, trusting relationships with new teachers while also actively engaging in strategies that seek to build brave and belonging communities amongst new teachers
  • Plans and facilitates New Teacher PLCs based on New Teacher student achievement, TNTP, and other data
  • Model equitable leadership, classroom, and instructional practices
  • Support a portfolio of teachers with culturally responsive module and lesson internalization practices
  • Support a portfolio of teachers with building content expertise and pedagogy specific to the content taught


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum of three years of teaching experience
  • Proven track record as a teacher and teacher coach
  • Preference will be given to candidates with experience leading organizational turnaround work
  • Experience working with an emphasis on data-driven instruction and demonstrable gains in student achievement
  • Speaks Spanish and has experience working with bilingual students (Strongly preferred)
  • Demonstrated success working with students of color (Strongly preferred)
  • Experience in Title I schools (Strongly preferred)
  • Experience in a charter network (Strongly preferred)
  • Experience working in a school setting with students with varied disabilities (Strongly preferred)


Employee retention is a top priority at STRIVE Prep. Therefore we offer competitive compensation and benefits including the following:

  • 100% of employee-only monthly premium paid by STRIVE Prep.
  • All STRIVE Prep employees will receive an additional $3,000 in their base salary after the 3rd year, 5th year, and 7th year of service at STRIVE Prep.
  • We value our multilingual staff and the impact they have on our students and community. Therefore, staff that speak a language spoken by our families are eligible to receive an additional $2,000 to their base salary.
  • Industry high 6+ weeks of annual vacation/PTO. Hard work is rewarded with ample time to refresh.
    • Based on hire date, employees are eligible for up to 8 days of PTO
    • All employees receive 2 floating religious holidays
    • All employees receive summer vacation based on work location and position
  • Participation in the Colorado PERA retirement program, including a PERA 401k option.
  • Opportunity to work with passionate, mission-driven colleagues who are invested in your personal and professional growth.
  • Equipment provided: laptop
  • Weekly coaching sessions


STRIVE Prep is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. STRIVE Prep works to make a college preparatory education for all students in our community the norm, rather than the exception. To achieve this we are committed to building and sustaining a diverse team by maintaining hiring and recruiting processes that are free from bias.

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Salary Range
$25,000.00 - $50,000.00
per Year
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Denver, CO, 80211, US