We are seeking the world's most amazing Elementary Teachers for the 2021-22 school year.
At Butler Academy, or BA for short, we’re committed to building something extraordinary, and we won’t settle for anything less than the most talented, innovative, passionate, and committed educators we can find. Our goal is to engage teachers who are committed to closing the achievement gap by making BA a dynamic learning environment where every child is genuinely embraced and uplifted.
Becoming a great teacher takes continuous practice and a commitment to personal growth in tandem with a school culture that truly embraces a growth-for-all mindset. To facilitate this, BA teachers will receive real-time coaching and participate in meaningful weekly feedback and observation sessions with trained instructional coaches.
BA operates on a modified year-round academic calendar and will serve grades K – 5 for the 2021-22 school year, adding a grade each subsequent year until we are K – 12
We have two classes per grade level, with a max of 20 scholars per class
We place strong emphasis on social-emotional learning
We value rigor and exceptionally high expectations in addition to differentiated support to meet the needs of all scholars
As part of your commitment, we ask that you:
Embody Butler Academy’s mission, vision, and core values.
Implement our adopted standards-aligned curricula with fidelity.
Provide engaging, differentiated, appropriately paced, and rigorous instruction in whole-class, small group, and individual settings.
Establish and maintain a culture of growth and achievement in your classroom.
Lead SEL-based Morning Meetings with your scholars each day.
Uphold school-wide and class policies, rules and consequences at all times.
Analyze student achievement data with colleagues, instructional coaches, and leadership team members to strategically respond to the learning needs of your scholars.
Use data to inform instructional development and delivery.
Communicate and collaborate with families regarding the social and emotional well-being and academic progress of each scholar.
Collaborate with other staff members and actively participate in professional development and learning activities.
Use feedback to make productive changes in performance.
Be accountable for student mastery of academic standards.
Participate in school activities and school-related community events throughout the year.
What you’ll need:
Bachelor’s degree (conferred by July 1)
SC Teacher certification (or transferrable certification from another state)
An enthusiastic approach towards weekly coaching and feedback conversations
A strong belief that all scholars can succeed; regardless of their race, class, or gender
An ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
A commitment to constant professional growth and development
Preference: experience and demonstrated success working with underserved students
Additional preference: applicants who include a cover letter describing why they're a good fit for our school
Compensation and Benefits:
Butler Academy is committed to attracting and retaining top talent. Salary for this position is competitive and commensurate with experience. Additionally, BA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including BCBS health insurance, a 403b retirement option, and employer investment matching. Butler Academy is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce, as it brings a variety of perspectives and ideas contributing to our enthusiastic culture of learning.
Pay: $38,000.00 - $58,000.00 per year
Flexible spending account
Health savings account
Paid time off
How to Apply:
Please apply through Indeed here: www.indeed.com/cmp/Butler-Academy-2/jobs?jk=8436806a67dba15e&start=0&cl… with the “Apply Now” button. View our Careers Page here: butleracademy.us/careers/ for more information about joining our amazing team.