Success Academy Charter Schools

Success Academy Charter Schools

School Athletic Teacher

New York, NY
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Thanks for your interest in Success Academy! Running the largest, fastest-growing, and highest-performing network of public charter schools in New York City takes a village - families, children, teachers, staff and faculty, advocates and supporters alike. We would love to welcome you to our community! We work tirelessly every day to ensure each child in NYC has access to a fun, rigorous, whole-child education regardless of zip code or economic status. When you join SA, you play a part in giving every student who walks through the doors of one of our 53 schools in NYC a fair shot at reaching his or her potential.

    Job Description:

    Success Academy is a high-achieving, leading-edge network of 53 K-12 public charter schools serving over 20,000 scholars throughout New York City. We are redefining what's possible in public education. Success Academy welcomes candidates from all backgrounds who understand that the work we do is important, and are looking for a career where they can swiftly build a professional skill set while being challenged, supported and valued.

    At SA, non-academic subjects aren’t ‘extra’ but essential. Athletics serve as critical, creative outlets for scholars to explore and develop their passions and talents in basketball, soccer, track & field and volleyball. We expect sports coaches to be masters of their craft and share their passion, talent and experience in the classroom.

    We are looking for a results-driven Elementary School, Middle School and High School Athletic Teacher to join our community.

    In this role you will:

    • Be a part of a highly motivated team committed to education reform, parent choice, and the building of exemplary schools;
    • Collaborate with coaches across the network to build a world-class athletics program;
    • Inspire a love for sport and encourage critical thinking through rigorous instruction;
    • Coordinate and lead family meetings;
    • Receive routine, ongoing feedback and support from an outstanding leadership team and faculty.

    We invite you to apply if you:

    • Have experience coaching youth and/or collegiate teams;
    • Are able to manage both administrative and coaching aspects of the position in a timely and organized manner;
    • Are able to develop/teach concepts such as teamwork, healthy lifestyles, sportsmanship;
    • Possess a demonstrated track record of propelling students’ understanding and love of sport;
    • Have an advanced understanding and are educated in of one or more of the following sports:
      • Soccer
      • Basketball
      • Track & Field
    • Have experience coaching futsal (a plus);
    • Experience working with K-4 grades in a school setting (a plus);
    • Have a drive to ensure that joyful, rigorous instruction is delivered to every scholar, every day;
    • Ability to become part of the school community and build relationships with key stakeholders and all constituents


    Starting From: $60,000.00


    : $60,000.00

    Current Success Academies Employees:

    Please apply through the Jobs Posting in your Success Academies Workday Account.

    You will be asked to log in through your Okta Profile.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. 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. Learn more about our philosophy, benefits, and team at our Working Here page.

    Success Academy Charter Schools does not offer employment-based immigration sponsorship.

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  • 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.