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Lead Teacher

Job Details

Hiring Organization Harlem Village Academies High
Post Name Lead Teacher
Qualification B.Ed
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary USD 62000 To USD 104000 Per Year
Location New York City, New York, United States 10027

Job Description

The Opportunity

Harlem Village Academies is a community of educators working to build an urban school district based on the ideals and tenets of progressive education. HVA is the demonstration site for the Progressive Education Institute.

Join an incredible community of educators who are passionate about progressive pedagogy while embracing a sense of urgency, a strong work ethic, and accountability for student learning. We select individuals who share our vision and are willing to put in the hard work to achieve it.

The salary range for this position is $62,000 – $104,000 and is commensurate with experience and qualifications. The final salary may be adjusted based on experience and qualifications. HVA is committed to providing our team with a range of benefits offerings at a competitive value.


  • Develop and teach highly engaging, academically rigorous lessons, aligned with HVA’s standards, curriculum, and progressive pedagogical philosophy
  • Invest several hours per week in professional learning, including personalized instructional coaching, lesson study, co-planning, book study groups, and other learning work
  • Inspire students to hold themselves to high standards of academics and character
  • Establish and uphold classroom routines to ensure a focused, safe and caring environment
  • Analyze assessment data and use it to inform and differentiate your instruction
  • Collaborate with colleagues to share best practices and ensure student mastery of standards
  • Maintain close relationships with families, including phone calls and conferences


  • Two years of teaching experience in grades K-2 preferred
  • A commitment to developing progressive pedagogy is essential
  • Strong track record of student achievement in your past teaching
  • Ability to create a class environment in which students feel safe, supported, and challenged to engage deeply in meaningful work
  • A strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement
  • An unshakeable conviction that all students can learn at a high level

Organizational Culture

Our team is passionately committed to the vision and values of Harlem Village Academies. The ideal candidate will have a positive mindset, a very strong work ethic, and an inner drive for excellence, and will thrive working in an entrepreneurial and results-driven environment.

Harlem Village Academies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to diversity among our staff. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

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