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Careers

Current Openings 

**Please visit our Careers Page to view all current job openings and to apply.


 

Working for Innovation

We seek candidates who are highly creative, who desire greater autonomy as well as collegiality, and who enjoy designing high quality learning experiences for students.

PRIDE Schools is a Public Charter School located in Spokane Washington.  PRIDE Schools has both a middle school (PRIDE Prep MS) and high school (Innovation) located on its campus.  The high school opened in the Fall of 2017.  In 2018, 9th and 10th grade students are being served. The high school will continue to expanded with the addition of 11th grade for the 2019/2020 school year and 12th grade for the 2020/2021 school year with our first graduating class in June of 2021!

Innovation HS instructional design emphasizes authentic interdisciplinary projects.  Students work collaboratively on challenging projects within International Baccalaureate courses. We are committed to building a school culture where there is respect and cooperation among every student, adult, and family. Candidates should be open to a dynamic, collaborative, teacher-driven school where teachers have the freedom to design their curriculum and to innovate.

Innovation HS endeavors to attract passionate, highly qualified educators. All instructional personnel are required to hold valid Washington teaching credentials, permits or certificates appropriate to the assignment. Innovation is accepting applications for the 2019/2020 school year. Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfaction of certain pre-employment verifications and clearances.

 

Benefits

  • Full-time annual teacher contracts are typically written with 190 (minimum) contract days

  • Compensation is competitive with local school districts 

  • A benefit package is offered to eligible employees

  • Benefit options for eligible employees for 2017-18 included: Enrollment in the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems (TRS & SERS), Health & Vision (Kaiser Permanente), Dental (Delta Dental of WA), and Voluntary plan options such as Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Short-Term and Long-Term Disability.

  • PRIDE Schools operates according to a Traditional School Calendar (September through June)

  • PRIDE Schools provides Team Teaching support, and Professional Development Opportunities throughout the year

  • Innovation High School provides other exceptional professional growth opportunities

 
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Frequently asked questions

How to Apply — Email your resume employment@prideschools.org (Attention: Human Resources) to express your interest in future job openings.

 

Who is eligible to work at PRIDE Schools? 

PRIDE Schools school is for 6th - 12th grade students. We will be serving students in grades 6-11 in the 2019/2020 school year. Each year we add approximately 100 new 6th grade students, and hire teachers accordingly.

We are looking for highly relational staff who love to get involved in taking on new, innovative projects. Each year we may have a number of openings that range from Operations to Certificated Teachers. 

 

Where is PRIDE Schools located? 

We are located at 811 E. Sprague Ave, Suite A. This space offers a unique learning environment with quick access to downtown Spokane and the University District, as well as being a convenient distance from each of our local neighborhoods to facilitate swift transportation for our students.

 

Do I have to be certificated to teach at PRIDE Prep?

Yes. As a public school in the state of Washington, all our teachers are required to hold a current Washington State Teaching Certificate.