Job Opportunities

Teachers and Staff:

South Valley Academy is seeking certified teachers to work collaboratively with staff and families to develop and implement a model that works for students. Join our staff that promotes professional growth and has only four classes for High School and five for Middle School with an average of less than 30 students per class.

South Valley Academy is an inclusive school. Special education services are provided within the general education setting by accommodating and modifying curriculum and, as determined by Individualized Education Programs, through in-class support of a special education teacher and/or educational assistant.

South Valley Academy is an equal opportunity employer.
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All job openings are subject to change and are updated regularly. Please check back often for new listings. Thank you for your interest in South Valley Academy.

Office Staff:

2018-2019: Business Assistant
South Valley Academy seeks a part time Business Assistant, for the 2018-2019 school year, to assist the school Business Manager with a variety of office support tasks including accounts payable. An ideal candidate will possess a high level of professionalism, an increased level of attention to detail and discretion, and the ability to work with a diverse staff for daily financial and purchasing needs. Applicants must be familiar with Microsoft Office, expecially Excel, and possess basic computer and math skills. If interested, please send a cover letter, résumé and references to jobs@southvalleyacademy.org.

High School:

2018-2019: Special Education Educational Assistant
South Valley Academy High School seeks a driven and dedicated Educational Assistant to support primarily in high school math classes. The ideal candidate will be someone who has an interest in being an educator, can build strong relationships with teenagers, and has an ability to think creatively about ways to support student learning. Fluency in English and Spanish preferred. 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 jobs@southvalleyacademy.org.

2018-2019: Full-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 for 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.  Fluency in English and Spanish preferred.  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 jobs@southvalleyacademy.org.

2018-2019: High School Chemistry 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 a knowledgeable and certified Chemistry teacher with a passion for mastery based learning for the 2018-2019 school year. This is a one-year position. We welcome innovative classroom practices with a focus on rigorous skill development, college preparation, and a belief in social justice. Spanish speaking candidates preferred. South Valley Academy is an inclusive school committed to social justice. For more information about our school please visit our website at www.southvalleyacademy.org. If interested, please send cover letter, educational philosophy, proof of licensure and endorsements, résumé, and references to jobs@southvalleyacademy.org.  

Middle School:

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 jobs@southvalleyacademy.org.

Future Positions:
If you’re interested in teaching at SVA Middle School in the future, we encourage you to send your resume and cover letter to msjobs@southvalleyacademy.org. Please put the subject(s) you are interested in teaching in the subject line. You are also invited to come observe. Please call our front office to schedule a time.

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 jcaproni@southvalleyacademy.org if this is a passion of yours!

2018-2019: Special Education Teacher (High School and Middle School)
South Valley Academy, a successful public charter school in the South Valley, serving primarily first-generation college bound, low income, Mexican immgrant students, seeks knowledgeable and certified full time special education teachers. The ideal candidate will have passion for and experience withstudents with special needs, especially learning disabilities. The special education teacher should be excited to work with general education teachers in classrooms across multiple content areas. Responsibilities include: co-planning with other teachers, communicating with students and families, creating and monitoring interventions, and managing IEP caseloads. Spanish speaking candidates preferred. 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 jobs@southvalleyacademy.org.