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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. Our purpose lies in 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. The position title will be commensurate with candidate experience relative to Zeta’s organizational levels.

Deliver powerful results

As an Operations Associate, you will support our team to ensure 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. 

Join our passionate community

Our Zeta team is comprised of top talent with incredible schooling and private sector experience. You will make a tremendous team member at Zeta if you:

  • Are passionate about our mission of providing world-class education to all students
  • Bring a mindset of growth, flexibility, and openness to feedback
  • Are hungry and determined to not only meet your goals, but surpass them
  • Are humble, willing to put the team’s needs ahead of your own, and committed to contributing to a collaborative work environment
  • Are well organized and detail-oriented
  • Are able to work independently and manage projects with many moving parts and various stakeholders 

We maintain an unrelenting focus on team at Zeta, so you must be humble, willing to put the team’s needs ahead of your own, and committed to contributing to a collaborative work environment. At Zeta, your voice will be valued. As part of a lean growth organization, we expect all our teammates to wear multiple hats and have a can-do attitude about overcoming any hurdle!

We want lifelong learners who live with child-like joy and passion. At Zeta, we need you to bring your passion for learning to disrupt the status quo and tackle problems with creative solutions. Bring your whole self to Zeta.

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Currently, Zeta operates multiple schools, in the South Bronx and Upper Manhattan. We have big growth plans because the educational crisis is massive and requires big solutions.  We plan to open 1-2 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!

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.).

COVID-19 vaccination mandate: Employment with Zeta Charter Schools is conditioned on proof of full vaccination against the COVID-19 virus or approval of an exemption due to a qualifying medical condition.

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