Careers

If you are passionate about raising academic achievement for urban students, there are opportunities to get involved at all career levels.

If you are an entrepreneurial educator with a proven track record of raising academic achievement for urban students, check out these Kansas City leadership career opportunities. If you don't see a fit today, come back often to see new openings posted.

City Year Kansas City
Corps Member
Impact Manager

Crossroads Charter School
Teacher

Ewing Marion Kauffman School
Chief Operating Officer
Founding College Counselor
Director of Human Resources
Director of Human Capital and Diversity
Teacher 

The Lean Lab
Director of Innovation Programs

Literacy Lab
Literacy Lab Tutor
Director of Development
K-3 Mater Literacy Coach

Kansas City Teacher Residency
Teacher Resident

Kansas City Girls Preparatory Academy
Founding School Leader
Founding Director of Operations
Founding Family and Community Engagement Coordinator

Kansas City PLUS
Principal Resident

Teach For America  – Kansas City
Corps Member

Recently filled positions include:
Community and Family Engagement Director
Gordon Parks Elementary — Chief Development Officer
Recruiter — KCTR
Data and Technology Manager — Ewing Marion Kauffman School
Founding School Leader Intern Kansas City Neighborhood Academy — Principal
Citizens of the World Charter School — Founding Principal Teach for America — Manager, Development
Kansas City Teacher Residency — Director of Teacher Residency
Kansas City Teacher Residency — Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Leading Educators – Regional Executive Director of Greater Kansas City
Missouri Charter Public School Commission – Executive Director
KIPP-Kansas City - Executive Director
KIPP-Kansas City - Chief Operating Officer
KIPP-Kansas City - Director of Community Projects
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation – Senior Communications Specialist, Education
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation – Director of Postsecondary Initiatives 
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation – Teacher Residency Program Director
Missouri College Advising Corps – West Regional Director
Teach for America-Kansas City – Director, Alumni Teaching Fellowship
Teach for America-Kansas City – Director, Early Continuum
Teach for America-Kansas City – Director, Teacher Leadership Development
Teach for America-Kansas City – Manager, Teacher Leadership Development

For more information about education opportunities in Kansas City, send an email to educationrising@kauffman.org.