Explore Careers at RISE

The RISE team collaborates with teachers and leaders in public school districts and high schools in Connecticut. RISE staff provide a range of resources and services to our RISE Network partners, including:

  • Differentiated implementation support for each school in partnership with school teachers, counselors, and leaders;
  • Organization of the network-wide professional learning agenda, which is informed by feedback and input from RISE Network members; 
  • Targeted coaching and advocacy for students demonstrating attendance, academic, social, and/or behavioral risk factors;
  • Data tools and resources that are co-designed by educators in the network to ensure tools meet educators’ needs and address student challenges; and
  • Operations and nonprofit management systems that enable the network to operate as a high-functioning team.

Learn More About the RISE Team

We value team members whose perspectives diversify the way we think about our work, and we are committed to building a team that reflects the demographics and experiences of the students and communities we serve. In addition, we are eager to work with individuals who:

  • Are committed to improving educational outcomes for all students;
  • Thrive in a start-up and team environment;
  • Diversify the way we think about challenges and opportunities;
  • Are constantly learning and striving to improve; and
  • Are passionate about collaborating with educators to support public education.

RISE’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Antiracism

Open Positions

Thank you for your interest in a position with RISE! We are currently hiring for the following positions:

  • Postsecondary Success Coach
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Manager, Strategic Initiatives
  • Development Director