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Entry Level - Teacher - K-12 (Various Roles)

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Success Academy Charter Schools

Success Academy Charter Schools

Entry Level - Teacher - K-12 (Various Roles)

New York, NY
+3 locations
Brooklyn, NY
Queens, NY
Bronx, NY
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    We're redefining what's possible in public education.

    We set out to tackle this education crisis with a groundbreaking school design that delivers a rigorous, whole-child education to students from all backgrounds. Today, as the fastest growing, highest-performing charter school network in New York, our network of 47 K-12 schools outperforms every district in the state, proving irrefutably that all children are capable of excellence.

    Our schools serve children in Grades K-12 and we’re currently hiring educators for the following Grades and Subjects:

    • Elementary School: Grades K-4 (hiring teachers for General Education and Science)
    • Middle School: Grades 5-8 (hiring teachers for Humanities: English and History; STEM: Science and Math)
    • High School: Grades 9-12 (hiring teachers for English, US History & Government, Math, Biology, Physics, Engineering and Computer Science)

    We welcome those just starting their career or considering a change. We provide our Teachers with intensive summer training at Success Academy’s Education Institute, as well as ongoing professional development from expert teachers and hardworking school leaders.

    In this role you will:

    • Waste no time in supporting students in the classroom
    • Teach small groups and lead whole-class instruction using an inquiry-based, rigorous curriculum that inspires intellectual curiosity, reinforces the joy of learning, and enables all students to thrive
    • Work collaboratively with other teachers and assume increased teaching responsibilities while progressing towards a Lead Teacher role
    • Engage in training with school leaders to benefit from targeted, in-the-moment feedback on instruction, accelerate learning and growth with unparalleled support
    • Develop meaningful relationships with students and parents that drive students to love learning and make exceptional academic gains
    • Join a highly motivated team committed to education reform, parent choice, and the building of exemplary schools

    Please note this position will start on August 12th, 2019.

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  • Qualifications

    We’d be excited to hear from you if:

    • You exude integrity, self-awareness, grit, and perseverance
    • You take and implement feedback quickly while possessing a sense of humor
    • You are hard-working, fast-learning, and exceptional
    • You have a deep-seeded belief children are capable of reaching the highest bars we set for them and are excited to join the ed reform movement
    • You welcome the disruption of the status quo
    • You have at least a Bachelor’s degree
    • You have an outstanding record of academic achievement and leadership
    • You are interested in working in a collaborative environment

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We actively seek applications from people of all backgrounds to strengthen our community and the perspectives needed to flourish in a multicultural world. Success Academy offers a full benefits program and opportunities for professional growth.

  • Benefits

    Success Academy Charter Schools provides a generous and comprehensive benefits package to suit the needs of our employees.

    Health & Wellness

    • A choice of medical, dental and vision plans to fit the needs of you and your family
    • Onsite flu shots and screenings
    • Team-building walks and runs, including a NYC Marathon team
    • Free, team-based private fitness classes offered by gyms near our Network office and by instructors at Success Academy schools

    Financial Security

    • A 403(b) Retirement Plan with the option of pre-tax contributions, Roth contributions, and employer-matching contributions
    • Employee perks and discounts
    • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit Plan
    • Cell phone reimbursement
    • A fully stocked pantry at our Network office and schools

    And so much more!

  • Industry
  • Locations
    New York, NY • Brooklyn, NY • Queens, NY • Bronx, NY
  • Fun Fact
    In June 2018, we graduated our first class of seniors and ALL of them are headed to college!
  • About Us
    Our dual mission is to: Build exceptional, world-class public schools that prove children from all backgrounds can succeed in college and life; serve as a catalyst and national model for school reform, and help change public policies that prevent children from having access to opportunity.