School Management Fellow

Success Academy’s dedication to providing high quality instruction in the classroom and advancing the education reform movement across New York City requires the leadership of innovative leaders who understand the needs of our expanding school sites as well as those of our growing network staff. We are seeking talented, mission-driven individuals to join Success Academy Charter Schools as School Management Fellows, receiving the unique opportunity to train and hone their craft under the guidance of some of our most effective mentors.

At Success Academy, we are redefining what’s possible in public education. Since opening our first school in Harlem in 2006, we have swiftly grown to 41 high-performing schools, from Bed-Stuy to the Bronx, serving approximately 14,000 kids. We are scaling to 100 great schools serving 50,000 children across New York City, bringing transformational change here and across the country. We believe all children, regardless of zip code or family income, deserve the life-changing opportunities that a world-class education brings.

To achieve exceptional results for children, we hire the best, the brightest, and the most highly motivated adults we can find. We value excellence, celebrate diversity, and are relentlessly committed to improving ourselves and our work to enhance the lives of our scholars.

Our School Management Fellows will report directly to one of our Managing Directors and should be individuals who...

-Are feedback oriented and excited to work hand-in-hand under a Managing Director for 1-2 years, with the goal of developing a strong managerial presence, whether as an Assistant Principal/Principal at one of our school sites or as an invaluable leader within our network office;
-Serving as a fellow, will grow to have a deep understanding of what both our network office and school sites need to run as smoothly as possible;
-Will enthusiastically support our Managing Directors in areas such as pulling and analyzing specific statistics/data, learning school design, studying organizational structure, senior management decision-making, and being a presence at our school sites;
-Are passionate about working with like-minded colleagues to transform education across New York City and to uphold our high standards for exemplary schools; and
Thrive in a fast-paced environment, moving with urgency and accuracy against shifting priorities and deadlines.

To join our team, please upload a cover letter and resume that outlines your candidacy. Your cover letter should explain in detail your qualifications for the position. Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.

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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