Thank you for your interest in Freire Charter School Wilmington. Freire staff members are forward-thinking team players who are passionate about working with and unleashing the potential of our diverse student population. We seek candidates who value diversity, are highly motivated, and who will demand excellence from themselves and their students.
Teaching Residency Program
Great teachers are made, not born. Get your teaching certificate while getting real-world, hands-on experience and mentorship through Freire Wilmington’s Teaching Residency Program in partnership with the Relay Graduate School of Education. The program includes:
- Deliberate practice: Three-hour weekly practice-based sessions that are steeped in essential teaching skills and aligned to what you’re learning in your coursework.
- Gradual On-Ramp to Teaching: Carefully designed and structured on-ramp into teaching, with increases in teaching responsibilities over time.
- Gateway Assessment: Assessment to ensure that the most valuable skills have been mastered and Residents are prepared for the classroom.