Employment

Thank you for your interest in working at GEMS! We are an EL Education K-8 charter school in Columbus, Ohio located by The Ohio State University’s campus. As a member of the Graham Family of Schools, we are committed to fostering each child’s unique potential and curiosity within a safe, nurturing environment. Students engage in authentic, standards-based learning experiences that involve growth in academics and strong connections to our community. A school culture of quality and character empowers students, as life-long learners, to care for themselves, each other, and the world.


We are currently hiring for the following positions for the 2021-22 school year: 

After reviewing applicants materials, selected applicants will be invited to: 

  • An initial virtual interview with a small group of administrators and teachers ((on Zoom)

  • After the initial interview, candidates who are invited to the second stage of our interview process will be asked to join us at Graham Elementary and Middle School, to conduct a demo lesson (if applying for a classroom teaching position), engage in one-on-one and group interviews, observe in classrooms, and experience the GEMS student and staff culture.

To view job descriptions, please go to the following link: bit.ly/GEMSjobdescriptions

To apply, please go to the following link: bit.ly/GEMShiring  

 

Applicants should possess the following knowledge and experience:

  • Valid Ohio Educator License for the grade level and/or content area you are applying

  • Pass BCI and FBI background check

  • Bachelor’s degree required

 

We accept resumes for all positions at any time during the school year. If you are interested in being considered for a job at GEMS in the future, please complete our application

 

Jobs at GEMS:

Elementary Teacher

Elementary Specials - Art, Makers, Physical Education/movement, Coding, Music, etc. 

Elementary Inclusion Specialist (special education)

Middle School Math Teacher

Middle School Science Teacher

Middle School Humanities Teacher

Middle School Specials - Art, Makers, Physical Education, Coding, Music, Drama, Engineering, etc.

Middle School Inclusion Specialist (special education)

Paraprofessional

Guidance Counselor

School Secretary

Full Time Building Substitute


The official hiring process will include an educator conduct search for the potential employee on the ODE website.
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