Join our movement
At Success Academy, we make history every single day. Our schools rank in the top 5% in New York State for reading, science, and math. We provide an exploration driven curriculum for grades K-8, focused on the whole child. Chess, art, and other specialized subjects bring excitement to the school day and foster a lifelong love of learning. Our communities are calling for more, and we are meeting this urgent demand with rapid expansion.
Are you ready to join this movement and make an indelible mark on education reform across New York City?
We are seeking a Middle School Drama & Theater Teacher who is results-oriented, relentless, and takes a “Beyond Z” approach in teaching rigorous, engaging, and high quality instruction.
Our Middle School Drama & Theater Teacher will…
Be a part of a highly motivated team committed to education reform, parent choice, and the building of exemplary schools
Collaborate with specials and middle school teachers across the network to build a superb middle school drama and theater program
Produce several top notch performances for our school community
Inspire a love of drama and theater through teaching a variety of genres, performance styles, and techniques
Receive routine, ongoing feedback and support from an outstanding leadership team and faculty
Teach in classrooms filled with resources and technology
Join a ground-breaking faculty of teachers who collaborate regularly with a team and leader
Our ideal Drama and Theater Teacher will have full-time teaching experience, preferably in an urban setting. Our ideal candidate will be able to foster a creative and expressive environment for our students to develop an authentic appreciation of and skill set in drama and theater. A Masters Degree and experience working with Gifted and Talented programs is preferred.
Demonstrated competencies in the following areas are a must:
Dedication to Mission . A genuine interest in finding ways to improve public education and support our schools
Deadline and Detail Driven . Thinks critically about the details of a task at hand. Meeting project timelines set by leadership in an effort to improve one’s practice
Flexibility. Ability to adjust expected tasks and schedule to the updated priorities
Collaboration . Working with teammates and responsive to feedback
Beyond Z Attitude . Willingness to go above and beyond the requirements of the job to be innovative and support the organization
Please upload a cover letter and resume outlining your skills and experience. Your cover letter should explain why you would be an excellent Middle School Drama & Theater Teacher at Success Academy.
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.
At Success Academy, we are redefining what's possible in public education. Our schools rank in the top 1% in math and top 3% in English...