Elementary Teacher for grades Second through Fifth


Elementary Teacher for grades Second through Fifth


Promise Academy begins departmentalization in second grade and continues through fifth. The teacher is responsible for teaching several sections of students in either Mathematics or Language Arts, or Science or Social Studies. Class sizes range from 16-20 students.

Our central and only work is to teach and inspire the mind, body and spirit of our children. We welcome teachers who value and support this mission each and every day.

Our teachers must exhibit our core values in thought, word and deed: Great teachers = Great School, All children deserve a Great School, All children can learn, Parents must be involved, Hard work and High Expectations are the norm.

Teachers are responsible for preparing and implementing engaging and standards-based lessons in either Mathematics or Language Arts. Teachers must be agile and flexible in implementation in order to reach all students all the time. Promise Academy currently utilizes Eureka Math and Core Knowledge Language Arts for the core curricula.

Teachers work as part of a grade level team to implement character development and socio-emotional initiatives.

Teachers are asked to participate in the life of the school and organize or attend meetings and events that may occur outside of school hours.

Please send a cover letter and resume to jobs@promiseacademy.com A member of the recruitment team will review your materials and let you know the status of your application.


Medical benefits are competitive with other schools Retirement


Bachelor’s Degree required
Master’s Degree preferred
Tennessee Educator License Required
Two to four years teaching in an urban environment preferred


Salary commensurate with experience.

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Elementary Teacher for grades Second through Fifth