Looking for Master Teachers Who are Advocates for Urban Education At Legends Academy, we know that we can only close the achievement gap with great teachers that have a passion to develop their instructional expertise to meet the needs of children that live in some of Orlando’s most under resourced communities. Our public charter school takes a unique and innovative approach to teaching in the urban setting. It starts with an intense focus on school culture, the social emotional development of children, data driven instruction and lesson planning. We are expanding our school and adding additional classrooms. Therefore, we are looking for Kindergarten through 8th grade teachers. If you are interested in joining a team of individuals that share your drive and determination to change public school education to meet the needs of children, please consider applying. Our salaries are competitive with the local school district and unlike most charter school organizations, we participate in the Florida Retirement System. In addition, we pay 100% of health care benefits for our employees. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please don't hesitate to contact us. We want to thank you for your time in considering a career with us and look forward to receiving your resume! Our ideal candidate has strong knowledge of the Florida Standards. In addition, they should have experience working at a Title I school. The ideal candidate must demonstrate merit, value and impact to the school community through a focus on academic performance. A valid Florida teaching certificate in one of the following areas is required: Age 3 to Grade 3, K-6, Middle Grades ELA, Middle Grades Math, Middle Grades Science, Middle Grades Social Sciences. We will also consider those with a Statement of Eligibility
We are looking for a teacher that wants to make a significant change in the lives of children that live in the most economically challenged areas of Orlando, Florida. We are seeking to hire a teacher that believes it is their responsibility as an educator to provide the best learning environment for every child, every day. We are looking for a school choice advocate. We are seeking to hire a teacher that believes every family has the right to choose the best educational setting for their child. We are looking for revolutionaries. We are seeking to hire a teacher that understands education is the door to opportunity and continuously looks for the ‘third’ way to reach our scholars.
We offer the Florida Retirement System and pay for 100% of health insurance of the employee. Vision/Dental benefits also available.