Teacher Residency Program

Posted: 11/15/17 | SHARE:


​Manhattan Interviews starting now until 12/1. 

The highly selective Teacher Residency Program is a two-year, full-time salaried position for emerging leaders committed to making an impact in urban education. Our residency program gives individuals with non-education and education backgrounds the tools and training required to quickly become an exceptional lead teacher. 

As an Associate Teacher in our program, you are placed in designated Success Academy classrooms to build your skills under the guidance of experienced teachers and school leaders. Outside of the classroom, you’ll receive extensive training on our curriculum, classroom management, the education reform movement, our school design, and our organizational values. 

We are New York City's top-performing and fastest-growing charter school network, and we are fundamentally reshaping public education. We have reconceived every aspect of school design from elementary to high school and are looking for results-driven Teacher Residents to join our school communities. We bring together the nation’s most ambitious and driven change-makers to make a profound impact on urban education. 

Our highly selective Teaching Residency Program is a two-year, full-time salaried position for emerging leaders who are interested in helping children from all backgrounds and all zip codes achieve extraordinary results.Whether you are just starting your career or considering a change, the Teacher Residency Program offers an outstanding opportunity for growth and hands-on experience to develop as an exceptional Teacher and Leader in the Education Reform movement. 

As a Teaching Resident you will receive extensive professional development from experienced teachers and talented school leaders, build deep relationships with students, parents, and communities, work in a fast-paced and joyful environment that sets high academic standards for children, and join a community of leaders committed to transforming public education in New York City and beyond. Former Success Academy Teacher Residents have become our current school teachers and leaders, as well as successfully transitioned to top graduate school programs and Fortune 500 companies. 

Key responsibilities include: 
- Teaching small groups and leading whole-class instruction using an inquiry-based, rigorous curriculum that inspires intellectual curiosity, reinforces the joy of learning, and enables all students to thrive; 
- Working collaboratively with Teachers, assuming increased teaching responsibilities while progressing towards the Lead Teacher role; 
- Engaging in training with school leaders to benefit from targeted, in-the-moment feedback on instruction, accelerating learning and growth with unparalleled support; 
- Developing meaningful relationships with students and parents that drive students to love learning and make exceptional academic gains; and 
- Joining a highly motivated team committed to education reform, parent choice, and the building of exemplary schools. 


Successful candidates should also have the following experiences and characteristics. They: 

- Hold a Bachelor’s degree, with an outstanding record of academic achievement and leadership; 

- Are a person of high moral character; 

- Flexible and open to feedback; 

- Demonstrates grit and perseverance; and 

- Interested in working in a collaborative environment. 

We pay full salary and benefits, provide extensive professional development, and offer a multitude of career pathways in education, STEM, leadership, operations, community relations, finance, technology, recruitment, and more.

 To apply:

Please visit www.SuccessCareers.org to upload a cover letter and resume that outlines your candidacy.

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