Brooke Charter Schools is a network of five public charter schools serving grades K-12 in Mattapan, Roslindale, and East Boston. At Brooke, we coach and invest in our teachers so that they can help our students shatter the achievement gap and graduate from college. Our students thrive because they are challenged and known.
What is the Dean of Students Role?
As the Dean of Students at Brooke High School, you are an integral part of the school’s leadership team and are responsible for building and maintaining the school’s positive culture of high expectations on a daily basis.
Your general responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Working closely with the Principal and the Assistant Principals to develop a positive school culture of high expectations and respect
Serving as the point person for students and families regarding all disciplinary actions
Managing detention for 9th-12th grade students (making parent phone calls, scheduling detention, sharing in-school suspension coverage, leading detention daily until 5:00 pm)
Managing suspension and expulsion hearings in accordance with state law
Managing breakfast, lunch, arrival and dismissal with the Director of Operations
Being highly present and visible during school hours and modeling positive interactions with students and families
Collaborating with leadership team, staff, and families to address student behavior, implement effective individual behavior plans for at-risk students, and use data to drive decision making
Providing students in crisis with space and strategies to cope and improve in-class behaviors
Committing to an extended school day (7:00 am-5:00 pm) and remaining available to teachers, students, and families outside of school hours
Is This You?
You’ve earned a bachelor’s degree
After at least 2 years of experience teaching or working with students, you believe in high expectations for all students and are committed to doing whatever it takes for students to excel
You thrive in a team-oriented environment and crave opportunities to improve through feedback, coaching, and professional development
You are professional, warm, and direct with students, families, and colleagues
The community and students we serve are diverse, and we are committed to reflecting that diversity in our staff. We strive to have the most diverse applicant pool possible; to that end, we encourage individuals of all backgrounds to apply for any position at Brooke Charter Schools. By fostering a diverse and inclusive environment, we provide the best educational experience to prepare our students for a future reflective of the world we live in.