Teaching Resident

Promesa Academy Charter School

San Antonio, Texas

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Date Posted March 18, 2023
Industry K-12: Charter Schools
Specialty Not Specified
Certification Needed
Job Status Not Specified
Salary Not Specified


Background on the Organization
Promesa Academy is deeply committed to ensuring that every child lives up to their power and potential through a quality public education. We are a new elementary school built upon research and innovative practices and are uniquely focused on educating students in San Antonio?s inner-city Westside. Through a departmentalized approach in the elementary years and a focus on making learning authentic and engaging, we believe that we can redefine what is possible in the elementary years.

At Promesa, you are joining a founding team with the unique opportunity to build a school from the ground up. If you are looking for the chance to drive transformative change in underserved communities and contribute to the movement to close the achievement gap in our lifetime, look no further than us.
Please visit our website, www.promesaacademy.org, for additional information.

Position Purpose
You are someone who is passionate about working with children and excited about an opportunity to work in a school that is committed to love, equity, and innovation. As a Teacher Resident (TR), you will have the unique opportunity to participate in a year-long residency under the guidance of an experienced, innovative, and highly-qualified Mentor Teacher (MT). Not only will you observe and learn from your Mentor Teacher, you will also have the opportunity to earn a teaching certification in an area of your choice from the ESC-20 Teacher Orientation and Preparation Program (TOPP).

Please note that you MUST be accepted into the TOPP program to be hired as a teaching resident with Promesa Academy. You will receive a salary of $37,000 and Promesa will cover the cost of the one-year TOPP teaching resident program. You can learn more about and apply for the TOPP program here.