Join our mission
At Zeta, we pursue an unprecedented combination of high academic achievement and social-emotional development. We insist that every child receives a world-class education while fostering a love for learning. We are changing the public education landscape for all of New York City’s children, and we are uncompromising in our mission.
To achieve our vision, we are searching for ambitious Operations Associates who have a Bachelor’s Degree and who ideally speak Spanish along with proven organizational abilities and a high attention to detail.
Deliver incredible results
As an Operations Associate, your primary responsibilities are to maintain a high-standard of operational brilliance throughout the school building and to create whole school systems that maximize efficiency. With support from the Operations Director, you will execute all day-to-day and long-term school purchasing and inventory while also engaging in short-term and long-term thinking on best operational practices using data and experience.
Leading up to and throughout the year, you will assist in negotiations with and the management of vendors, especially in support of the student food service program and facilities renovations. You will also assist with student enrollment and student record maintenance throughout the year.
At all times, you will work to strengthen relationships with students, families, and co-staff to foster a strong school community that is safe and welcoming.
Bring your whole self
We want team members who are passionate about our mission, vision, and core values. You will make a tremendous team member at Zeta if you bring a mindset of growth, flexibility, and openness to feedback. You are hungry and determined to not only meet your goals, but surpass them at all costs. You are highly skilled at effectively communicating with your team members, both in good times and bad. You are humble, willing to put the team’s needs ahead of your own, and committed to contributing to a collaborative work environment. You want to have a voice in how we transform the landscape of education.
We want lifelong learners who live with child-like joy and passion. At Zeta, we need you to bring your passion for learning, disrupting the status quo, and tackling problems with creative solutions.
Zeta operates four schools in the Bronx and upper Manhattan. We have ambitious growth plans because the educational crisis is massive and requires big solutions. We plan to continue opening two schools each year. Join our growing team today, and change the landscape of public education in New York City. If you can’t wait to get started, apply now!
We are in search of candidates who can join our team starting in the late Spring or Summer of 2021.
Equity is at the heart of our mission. We have a deep commitment to pursuing diversity and striving for equity. Zeta is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Work authorization is required (candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the U.S.).