Congratulations to our JV Dragons, 2018 ACSL Champions!Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in South Valley Academy! We are one of New Mexico's first charter schools, serving Albuquerque's South Valley since the year 2000.

SVA is an inclusive school and an equal opportunity employer. Click here to view our non-discrimination statement.


High School:

There are no open High School positions at this time. Please check back again!


Middle School:

Immediate January 2019 Opening: Full-Time or Part-Time Gifted Education Teacher
South Valley Academy, a successful public charter school in the South Valley, serving primarily first-generation college bound, low-income, Mexican immigrant students, seeks knowledgeable and certified gifted teacher(s) for part-time or full time position. The ideal candidate will have passion for and experience with gifted students, as well as a desire to work collaboratively to serve all high achieving students.  The gifted teacher should be excited to work with general education teachers in classrooms across a variety of content areas. Responsibilities include meeting with gifted students regularly, collaborating and co-planning with other teachers, and managing IEP caseloads, including the writing of IEPs. South Valley Academy is an inclusive school committed to social justice. If interested, please send cover letter, educational philosophy, proof of licensure and endorsements, résumé, and references to


Additional Positions:

HS & MS Substitute Teachers:
South Valley Academy seeks licensed substitute teachers for the 2018-2019 school year. Preferred applicants will be available on-call, have classroom experience, and be comfortable working with both High School and Middle School students. Submit résumé, cover letter, and copy of your valid Substitute Teacher license to

Special Educators:
South Valley Academy is always interested in talking with people who share our passion for inclusive schools. Please e-mail our Director of Special Education at if this is a passion of yours!