Classical is a National Blue Ribbon award-winning network of schools located in the South Bronx. Though our neighborhoods are historically under-served, we provide a world-class, well-rounded education to our scholars through a classical curriculum that includes art, music, Latin, debate and citizenship.
As a member of the Talent Team, this person will be responsible for the lifeblood of one of the nation’s highest-performing school systems. The Talent Team is responsible for recruiting, selecting, retaining and developing the people who drive our work forward, providing a world-class education for scholars in the South Bronx.
As Classical embarks on an ambitious growth plan, which will see our total staff size double in the next five years, the Talent Team is tasked with pursuing top talent in a strategic, mission-aligned and rigorous way. We operate on the leading edge of recruitment and selection strategy—balancing compelling storytelling with advanced data analytics.
The Talent Associate will drive our recruitment and selection efforts through:
Demonstrated alignment with Classical’s mission, model and core values
A bachelor’s degree
A history of driving strong results in academics, extracurriculars or work
An inquisitive and hungry mind, eager to scope and solve problems
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
A desire to build relationships and advocate for scholars with a wide range of audiences
A high bar for rigor and attention to detail
Experience teaching successfully in a low-income school