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Carlos Rosario International School Overview

Washington, DC
201 to 500 employees
1995
School / School District
Education
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year
The Carlos Rosario International Public School is the first adult education charter school in the nation. This award-winning school has served tens of thousands of adults, providing the training and resources necessary to become productive citizens who give back to family and ... Read more

Mission: To provide education that prepares the diverse adult immigrant population of Washington, D.C. to become invested, productive citizens and members of American society who give back to family and community. The school accomplishes this through excellence in teaching and learning ... Read more

Carlos Rosario International School – Why Work For Us?


Over the past 40 plus years, the Carlos Rosario School has transformed the lives of tens of thousands of immigrants by investing in and supporting their journey to achieve the American Dream. The School combines award-winning education, life skills programs, and support services to create a holistic experience. Our curriculum merges research on regional economic realities with professional field standards and is tailored to explicitly meet the needs of the local immigrant community. ESL instruction is embedded in life and technology skills, health education, parenting, civics, and workforce training. The School celebrates a long established local, regional, and national reputation for excellence and our programs are recognized as high quality and impactful. Thanks to the School’s programs, thousands of adults have obtained high school diplomas; passed the citizenship exam and become U.S. citizens; gained the English skills necessary to help their children with homework; entered into careers and climbed career ladders; paid millions of dollars’ worth of taxes; purchased homes; and obtained college degrees and workforce certifications.

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When you join the team at the Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School, you become part of a unique, performance-driven organization that’s been ranked one of the top places to work in DC by the Washington Post in 2015 and 2016. We are a dynamic nonprofit organization that offers exciting opportunities at all levels. The Carlos Rosario School is looking for diverse, multilingual professionals for a variety of rewarding positions.

The school is a nationally recognized leader in the field of adult education and workforce development with a mission to serve the adult immigrant community of Washington, D.C. We have maintained the independent spirit and entrepreneurial and family style that got us where we are today. Whether you are looking for your first job or taking the next step in a successful career path, there is a spot for you here.

The school employs over 250 full and part time employees. We have two campuses. The Harvard Street Campus is located in Columbia Heights and the Sonia Gutierrez Campus is located in Eckington. Both are accessible by metro and multiple bus lines.

At the Carlos Rosario School you can make a difference…

In the organization’s success by taking initiative as an individual or as part of a team. You are empowered with the ability to influence the outcome, no matter what your job – you won’t get lost in the crowd.

In the lives of individuals, support a meaningful mission and enjoy helping others achieve their dreams. Join a team that works together, has fun together and innovates with excellence. You will make a difference.

In your career by continually building your skills, experience and abilities – there are many opportunities for personal growth.

In your quality of life with benefits that take good care of the necessities and provide meaningful extras – you’ll have the tools to build the life you desire for yourself and your family.


The “Total Rewards” at Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School is more than just pay and benefits. It is about the total value of working here at the school and impacting the community. That includes, programs focused on the complete package of pay, benefits, learning and work environment. Our benefits are coupled with our compensation programs and the opportunities to build a career.

Total Rewards Program Includes:

  • Base salary
  • Annual incentives
  • Benefits: our total benefits package is highly regarded and designed to meet employees’ basic and life-changing benefits needs. As market dynamics evolve, the organization regularly assesses our benefits programs to ensure our team receive those benefits they value and are provided with diverse options that address the issues of individuals and families and promote healthy lifestyles.

NONDISCRIMINATION NOTICE

The Carlos Rosario School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, disability, source of income, place of residence or business, and certain veteran status in its programs and activities.

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    I have been working at Carlos Rosario International School part-time (Less than a year)

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    CR is probably one of the best schools I've ever worked for. The staff is genuinely happy and the students are very appreciative. The admin provides unlimited support and feedback to ensure that you are growing as a professional. I started three months into the school year, so I had to learn along the way; however, everyone has been easily accessible and all of my questions/concerns have been answered.

    Even during the interview, walking in the building was very welcoming and I immediately wanted to be a part of the community.

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    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Carlos Rosario International School (Washington, DC).

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    The whole interview process consisted of three interviews, a phone interview, an interview with HR, and a final interview with hiring manager.

    After my phone interview, I was asked to answer questions prior to my meeting with the HR team. In addition, I was asked to provide documents I created in English and Spanish.

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