Experienced Queens Elementary School Lead Teacher

As the fastest growing, highest-performing charter school network in New York State, Success Academy has reimagined public education. Nationally recognized for achieving outstanding academic results for students from all backgrounds and zip codes, we have created an innovative K-12 school model that is preparing current and future generations of children with the subject mastery and skills to succeed in college and life. We now need results-driven Elementary School Lead Teachers to join our school communities in Queens.

This posting is for experienced teachers with an interest in our four elementary schools in Queens: Far Rockaway, Rosedale, South Jamaica and Springfield Gardens. Check out our other listings for openings for new teachers and in openings in other boroughs.

Key responsibilities include:

- Building a classroom culture in which students love learning;
- Teaching students through an inquiry-based, rigorous curriculum that inspires intellectual curiosity and enables all students to thrive;
- Developing strong relationships with parents and students to create investment in school culture and academics;
- Driving academic outcomes by analyzing data, studying student work, and implementing high leverage instructional moves to ensure dramatic gains for all students; and
- Training with colleagues and school leaders to receive targeted, in-the-moment feedback on instruction, as well as unparalleled support and professional development.

Successful candidates should also have the following experiences and characteristics. They:

- Have lead teaching experience with a proven record of propelling student growth;
- Hold a Bachelor’s degree with an outstanding record of academic achievement and extracurricular leadership;
- Are a person of high moral character; and
- Are passionate about learning.

Success Academy Charter Schools is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Success Academy offers a full benefits program and opportunities for professional growth.

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