Job Opportunities

2017-2018 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.

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.

High School:

Speclal Education Teacher, SY 2017-2018:
South Valley Academy High School seeks a knowledgeable and certified full time special education teacher.  The ideal candidate will have passion for and experience with students with special needs, especially learning disabilities.  South Valley Academy is an inclusive school, so 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. Please send cover letter including educational philosophy and résumé to

Middle School:

7th Grade Drama Teacher, SY 2017-2018:
South Valley Academy, a small highly successful college prep charter school, seeks a 7th grade Drama Teacher to work collaboratively with staff and families to develop and implement a model that works for students. Ability to get Bilingual endorsement within two years of employment. Ability to work with Hispanic students important. Please send résumé and cover letter to or call 505-452-3132 for more information.

Academic Behavioral Coach, SY 2017-2018:
South Valley Academy, a well-established public charter school that prepares students for college and
careers as well as civic life, seeks a part-time academic behavioral coach for our middle school. This is a
chance to work with outstanding, truly motivated colleagues, and with intelligent, kind students looking
to overcome second language barriers, sharpen their skills, and succeed in school and beyond. For more
information on our school, please visit our website at  Administrative
license required; bilingual preferred. If you are interested, we’d love to hear from you at Please send a cover letter with your educational philosophy, references,
and résumé.

HS & MS Substitute Teachers:
South Valley Academy seeks licensed substitute teachers for the 2016-2017 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

If you’re interested in teaching at SVA in the future, we encourage you to send your resume and cover letter to 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.