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K-12 Teachers for Classical, Liberal Arts Academies in AZ and TX (2020-21 Mid-year openings)

K - 12 Teachers for Classical, Liberal Arts Academies in AZ and TX

Potential Openings:
·        Kindergarten through 6th Grade Classroom Teachers
·        Kindergarten through 6th Grade Teaching Apprentices/Assistants
·        Mathematics: Elementary Math (K-6th grade), and Pre-Algebra to Calculus
·        Sciences: Life Science, Earth/Physical Science, Biology, Physics, Chemistry
·        Humanities: Western Traditions of Literature, History, Philosophy, Economics
·        Literature and Composition: Western Traditions of Literature
·        Fine Arts: Music, Poetry, Visual Arts, Drama
·        Languages: Latin, Ancient Greek, Spanish, French
·        Special Education and ESL: Coordinators, Resource Teachers, Math/Reading Interventionists
·        Physical Education: Teachers, Coaches (Extracurricular)

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: Providing educational services to students, responsible for planning, developing, delivering and implementing various educational programs, activities, lesson planning, assessments for a classical education curriculum in classroom settings in consultation with other school personnel and faculty. This is a wonderful opportunity for those interested in education or for those who love working with children.


- Our academies are bastions of academic rigor and excellence and attract students who are curious and diligent.

- Classes are run Socratically - teachers are expected to be guides as well as participants in the search for Truth, Goodness, and Beauty.

- The faculty of Great Hearts Academies is a true community of life-long learners who, together, participate in seminars, attend classical music concerts, hear lectures on art, philosophy, mathematics, and other topics in the liberal arts, and enjoy frequent fellowship (frequently over food and drink!)

- Certification is not required; while many of our teachers do come from education programs or other local public schools, most others hold undergraduate/graduate degrees in the academic subjects they teach and/or undergraduate or graduate degrees from top liberal arts programs.


This program offers new teachers an intentional, individualized course of study and mentorship with a Master Teacher as they learn the craft of teaching in a classical, liberal arts primary-school environment. This full-time, paid apprenticeship is ideal for individuals who wish to gain valuable experience in the Great Hearts classroom. Upon the successful completion of the program and milestones, Apprentices are recommended to lead teaching roles in lower, middle, or upper schools across the network.

Candidates may begin the application online at The site offers much information about teaching at Great Hearts, and includes a brief initial application, through which you may submit materials for review by Headmasters and Lead Office staff. Per your indication of regional preferences (Arizona and/or Texas), and openness to consideration in multiple regions, we will make your application available to all relevant Headmasters and/or Hiring Managers. If you have further questions, you may email us at