Overview

Promise Academy is always seeking excellent, dedicated teachers for its staff. If interested please look over the Information for Potential Candidates.

    • Promise Academy is always seeking excellent, dedicated teachers for its staff.

Location: Promise Academy Hollywood

Specific Responsibilities:
• Develop and implement curricula to meet academic standards;
• Ensure student mastery of state, city, and school academic and behavioral standards;
• Design and implement assessments that measure progress towards academic standards;
• Use assessment data to refine curriculum and inform instructional practices;
• Participate in curriculum development, grade-level activities, and school-wide functions;
• Provide consistent and high academic and behavioral expectations;
• Communicate effectively with students, families, and colleagues; and
• Participate in an intensive staff orientation and training for up to two weeks prior to the
school year and weekly professional development sessions.

Qualifications:

  • A passionate belief in Promise Academy’s mission, values, and educational model;
  • An eagerness to set ambitious, challenging, and tangible goals, and a relentless drive to
    achieve them;
  • An ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment and a capacity to remain
    calm and focused when faced with unexpected challenges;
  • Proven track-record of high achievement;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including strong public speaking skills;
  • A sense of humility in the face of success;
  • Drive to improve the minds and lives of students in and out of the classroom;
  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred;
  • A valid Tennessee Teaching License for the appropriate grade level;
  • An ability to meet all state and federal guidelines in order to be fully licensed and “Highly
    Qualified” according to NCLB

Benefits: Competitive

Salary: Commensurate with experience